Period
to 12 July 2020

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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 78 104 148
Rank change year-on-year +26 +44 -39
Permanent jobs citing SAN 50 103 91
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.50% 2.49% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.92% 14.69% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 39 72 72
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,950 £47,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 314 701 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.72% 16.92% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 262 498 657
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,025 £21,600 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +5.56%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SAN as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAN in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for SAN in the East Midlands

SAN
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAN in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

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 12 July 2020. 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 +1 26 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Nottinghamshire +33 10 £52,250 +16.11% 1
Derbyshire +29 10 £42,500 +9.68%
Leicestershire +39 4 £43,750 -21.88% 2
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 42 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (70.00%) Windows
3 32 (64.00%) Active Directory
4 31 (62.00%) VMware
4 31 (62.00%) Data Centre
5 26 (52.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 23 (46.00%) Azure
7 22 (44.00%) NetApp
8 21 (42.00%) NAS
9 18 (36.00%) Hyper-V
9 18 (36.00%) SCCM
10 17 (34.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (34.00%) Citrix
10 17 (34.00%) Linux
11 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (28.00%) WSUS
12 14 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
13 13 (26.00%) HP
13 13 (26.00%) Windows Server
13 13 (26.00%) Project Delivery
14 12 (24.00%) AWS
14 12 (24.00%) SaaS
15 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
15 11 (22.00%) SCOM
15 11 (22.00%) Virtual Machines
15 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (22.00%) Retail
16 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
16 10 (20.00%) Public Cloud

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 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (46.00%) Azure
2 12 (24.00%) AWS
2 12 (24.00%) SaaS
3 5 (10.00%) Office 365
4 2 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.00%) NAS
2 9 (18.00%) iSCSI
2 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (16.00%) DHCP
3 8 (16.00%) DNS
3 8 (16.00%) Firewall
3 8 (16.00%) WAN
4 7 (14.00%) NetScaler
5 6 (12.00%) LAN
6 5 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (10.00%) VSAN
7 4 (8.00%) VLAN
8 2 (4.00%) BGP
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 11 (22.00%) Retail
2 5 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (30.00%) Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Cloud Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) SCCM Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior SCCM Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Server Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (62.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.00%) Fat Client
4 5 (10.00%) Thin Client
5 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Linux
3 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (26.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (20.00%) Ubuntu
7 9 (18.00%) Windows 10
7 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (26.00%) Project Delivery
4 10 (20.00%) Change Control
4 10 (20.00%) Multichannel Retail
4 10 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.00%) BCP
5 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (14.00%) ITIL
6 5 (10.00%) Change Management
6 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.00%) Network Virtualisation
6 5 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.00%) Converged Infrastructure
7 4 (8.00%) Patch Management
8 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.00%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (4.00%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (18.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.00%) MCSA
2 4 (8.00%) Server+ Certification
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 32 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (36.00%) Hyper-V
3 17 (34.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (22.00%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (18.00%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (8.00%) Firmware
6 4 (8.00%) XenApp
7 1 (2.00%) pfSense
7 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (36.00%) SCCM
2 14 (28.00%) WSUS
3 11 (22.00%) SCOM
4 5 (10.00%) NetBackup
5 4 (8.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 42 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (62.00%) VMware
3 22 (44.00%) NetApp
4 17 (34.00%) Citrix
5 13 (26.00%) HP
6 10 (20.00%) Google
6 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (16.00%) EMC
8 6 (12.00%) Veeam
9 5 (10.00%) arcserve
9 5 (10.00%) CommVault
9 5 (10.00%) Zerto
10 3 (6.00%) Cisco
11 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.00%) Oracle