Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 111 110
Rank change year-on-year -35 -1 +17
Permanent jobs citing SAN 93 167 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.76% 2.55% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.22% 16.20% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 63 123 168
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -11.11% +2.53%
10th Percentile £27,100 £25,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% - -

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 761 1031 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.43% 15.75% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 616 777 812
East Midlands median annual salary £37,496 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.01% -3.85% +5.41%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £63,625
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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
Northamptonshire +6 53 £41,250 +8.55%
Nottinghamshire -3 22 £36,500 +5.04% 4
Leicestershire +12 11 £57,500 +49.35%
Derbyshire -5 5 £28,000 -44.00% 3
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SAN.

1 62 (66.67%) Windows
2 57 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 57 (61.29%) VMware
3 50 (53.76%) Hyper-V
4 49 (52.69%) Microsoft
5 44 (47.31%) Windows Server
6 39 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (39.78%) Firewall
8 36 (38.71%) DNS
8 36 (38.71%) ITIL
9 35 (37.63%) DHCP
10 33 (35.48%) Office 365
11 31 (33.33%) SCCM
12 30 (32.26%) Cisco
13 29 (31.18%) Microsoft Azure
14 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 27 (29.03%) SQL Server
16 26 (27.96%) Citrix
17 24 (25.81%) NAS
18 21 (22.58%) HP
19 20 (21.51%) Amazon AWS
20 19 (20.43%) NetApp
21 17 (18.28%) VMware ESXi
22 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2003
22 16 (17.20%) SQL
22 16 (17.20%) TCP/IP
22 16 (17.20%) Server Virtualisation
23 15 (16.13%) MS Exchange
24 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2008
25 13 (13.98%) SQL Server 2008

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 15 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (8.60%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.38%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.30%) IIS
5 3 (3.23%) Apache
5 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (35.48%) Office 365
2 29 (31.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (21.51%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (39.78%) Firewall
2 36 (38.71%) DNS
3 35 (37.63%) DHCP
4 24 (25.81%) NAS
5 16 (17.20%) TCP/IP
6 13 (13.98%) LAN
7 12 (12.90%) WAN
8 7 (7.53%) Internet
8 7 (7.53%) NetScaler
9 6 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (5.38%) Wireless
11 4 (4.30%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (4.30%) MPLS
11 4 (4.30%) Unified Communications
11 4 (4.30%) WLAN
12 3 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (2.15%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
13 2 (2.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.23%) MySQL
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 6 (6.45%) Retail
2 4 (4.30%) Law
3 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (23.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 22 (23.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (17.20%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (15.05%) Administrator
3 14 (15.05%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (12.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 12 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support
4 12 (12.90%) Server Support
5 11 (11.83%) Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) IT Administrator
6 9 (9.68%) IT Systems Administrator
6 9 (9.68%) Support Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Network Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Active Directory Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) EDI
2 1 (1.08%) Flash
2 1 (1.08%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) User Experience
2 7 (7.53%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.38%) Clustering
4 5 (5.38%) Fat Client
4 5 (5.38%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.15%) CMDB
5 2 (2.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.08%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 62 (66.67%) Windows
2 44 (47.31%) Windows Server
3 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (11.83%) Linux
6 11 (11.83%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.30%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (4.30%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.15%) AIX
8 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.15%) Solaris
8 2 (2.15%) Unix
8 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.71%) ITIL
2 16 (17.20%) Server Virtualisation
3 13 (13.98%) Network Management
3 13 (13.98%) Project Management
4 12 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.68%) Patch Management
5 9 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (9.68%) Security Patching
5 9 (9.68%) Time Management
6 8 (8.60%) Matrix Management
6 8 (8.60%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (6.45%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.38%) ERP
8 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (5.38%) Multichannel Retail
8 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.38%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (5.38%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (4.30%) Change Management
9 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.20%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.08%) C++
3 1 (1.08%) Java
3 1 (1.08%) Scala
3 1 (1.08%) VB
3 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (10.75%) MCSE
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.60%) CCNA
3 7 (7.53%) CCNP
4 4 (4.30%) CCDE
4 4 (4.30%) CCDP
4 4 (4.30%) CCIE
4 4 (4.30%) HP APS
4 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.30%) MCITP
5 3 (3.23%) Degree
5 3 (3.23%) MCSA
6 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.08%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 50 (53.76%) Hyper-V
3 39 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (18.28%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (13.98%) vSphere
6 12 (12.90%) XenApp
7 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 10 (10.75%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (4.30%) Terminal Services
10 3 (3.23%) VMware Server
11 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.30%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.30%) SCOM
3 4 (4.30%) SmoothWall
4 3 (3.23%) Ansible
5 2 (2.15%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.15%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.08%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.08%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 57 (61.29%) VMware
2 49 (52.69%) Microsoft
3 30 (32.26%) Cisco
4 26 (27.96%) Citrix
5 21 (22.58%) HP
6 19 (20.43%) NetApp
7 10 (10.75%) Veritas
8 9 (9.68%) Autodesk
8 9 (9.68%) Barracuda Networks
8 9 (9.68%) CommVault
8 9 (9.68%) Sophos
8 9 (9.68%) Veeam
9 8 (8.60%) IBM
10 6 (6.45%) Dell
11 4 (4.30%) 3PAR
11 4 (4.30%) Brocade
11 4 (4.30%) EMC
11 4 (4.30%) ProCurve
12 2 (2.15%) EqualLogic
12 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds