Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 111 93
Rank change year-on-year -51 -18 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAN 67 134 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.33% 2.39% 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.23% 16.83% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 63 114 135
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -18.92%
10th Percentile £27,800 £27,500 £27,350
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £46,056 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% - -

SAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 655 796 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.04% 14.21% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 573 619 794
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -1.30%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £23,225
90th Percentile £58,950 £56,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.43%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in the East Midlands

SAN
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for SAN in the East Midlands

SAN
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SAN in the East Midlands

SAN
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -24 26 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Leicestershire +18 17 £42,500 -3.41% 5
Derbyshire -5 15 £34,000 -24.44%
Northamptonshire -57 8 £30,000 -25.00% 1
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SAN.

1 58 (86.57%) Active Directory
2 57 (85.07%) VMware
3 51 (76.12%) Windows
4 43 (64.18%) Microsoft
5 42 (62.69%) Windows Server
6 39 (58.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (49.25%) Firewall
8 29 (43.28%) DNS
8 29 (43.28%) MS Exchange
8 29 (43.28%) Microsoft Azure
9 28 (41.79%) Office 365
9 28 (41.79%) WAN
10 27 (40.30%) LAN
11 26 (38.81%) ITIL
12 24 (35.82%) DHCP
12 24 (35.82%) Citrix
13 23 (34.33%) Hyper-V
14 21 (31.34%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (29.85%) MCSE
15 20 (29.85%) VMware ESXi
16 19 (28.36%) Cisco
17 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
17 18 (26.87%) Cisco Certification
17 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
18 17 (25.37%) CCNA
18 17 (25.37%) Retail
19 16 (23.88%) vSphere
20 15 (22.39%) Data Centre
20 15 (22.39%) Dell
21 14 (20.90%) HP

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (43.28%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.45%) Skype for Business
4 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.99%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (41.79%) Office 365
3 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.97%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 33 (49.25%) Firewall
2 29 (43.28%) DNS
3 28 (41.79%) WAN
4 27 (40.30%) LAN
5 24 (35.82%) DHCP
6 11 (16.42%) Remote Desktop
7 9 (13.43%) NAS
7 9 (13.43%) Wireless
8 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
9 7 (10.45%) VLAN
9 7 (10.45%) WLAN
10 5 (7.46%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (7.46%) Skype
10 5 (7.46%) VPN
11 4 (5.97%) VoIP
12 3 (4.48%) iSCSI
13 2 (2.99%) Internet
13 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (1.49%) MPLS
14 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (25.37%) Retail
2 10 (14.93%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.46%) Finance
4 3 (4.48%) Legal
5 2 (2.99%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) IT Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (11.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (11.94%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (11.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 8 (11.94%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.94%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (8.96%) IT Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Network Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Senior IT Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) IT Support
7 4 (5.97%) Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) IT Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) IT Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) .NET
1 4 (5.97%) EDI
2 3 (4.48%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.94%) NHS
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.48%) Replication
5 2 (2.99%) iPhone
5 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.99%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.49%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.49%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 51 (76.12%) Windows
2 42 (62.69%) Windows Server
3 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.49%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.49%) VMS
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) ITIL
2 10 (14.93%) Hardware Maintenance
3 9 (13.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (11.94%) Project Management
5 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.46%) ERP
6 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.46%) Server Building
6 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.46%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (5.97%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.97%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.97%) Network Design
7 4 (5.97%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
2 13 (19.40%) SQL
3 4 (5.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (29.85%) MCSE
3 18 (26.87%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (25.37%) CCNA
5 12 (17.91%) MCSA
6 11 (16.42%) Degree
7 10 (14.93%) CCNP
8 8 (11.94%) MCITP
9 4 (5.97%) CCDA
9 4 (5.97%) DBS Check
10 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
10 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (1.49%) JNCIE
12 1 (1.49%) MCP
12 1 (1.49%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) PMO
2 6 (8.96%) SLA
3 4 (5.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 58 (86.57%) Active Directory
2 39 (58.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (34.33%) Hyper-V
4 20 (29.85%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (23.88%) vSphere
6 10 (14.93%) XenApp
7 6 (8.96%) Firmware
8 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (4.48%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.99%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) SCCM
2 8 (11.94%) SCOM
3 6 (8.96%) NetBackup
3 6 (8.96%) SCSM
3 6 (8.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.49%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.49%) NetApp OnCommand
4 1 (1.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 57 (85.07%) VMware
2 43 (64.18%) Microsoft
3 24 (35.82%) Citrix
4 19 (28.36%) Cisco
5 15 (22.39%) Dell
6 14 (20.90%) HP
7 12 (17.91%) NetApp
8 7 (10.45%) Veritas
9 6 (8.96%) ProCurve
9 6 (8.96%) SonicWALL
10 4 (5.97%) Juniper
10 4 (5.97%) Sophos
10 4 (5.97%) Veeam
11 3 (4.48%) Acronis
11 3 (4.48%) Google
11 3 (4.48%) Meraki
12 2 (2.99%) Autodesk
12 2 (2.99%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (2.99%) CommVault
12 2 (2.99%) WatchGuard