Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 112 107
Rank change year-on-year -18 -5 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 103 130 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.10% 2.44% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.57% 16.07% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 76 98 134
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% -20.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £48,125 £47,500 £54,625
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 759 809 1,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.46% 15.18% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 629 650 824
East Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,250 £58,750 £52,938
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 17 August 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 17 August 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
Northamptonshire -21 44 £30,000 -17.24% 4
Nottinghamshire +9 40 £40,500 -4.71% 6
Leicestershire -1 10 £42,500 - 4
Derbyshire +3 8 £32,500 -7.64% 1
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 82 (79.61%) Active Directory
2 71 (68.93%) Microsoft
3 59 (57.28%) Windows
3 59 (57.28%) VMware
4 49 (47.57%) Windows Server
5 47 (45.63%) Hyper-V
6 44 (42.72%) Office 365
6 44 (42.72%) MS Exchange
7 39 (37.86%) ITIL
8 38 (36.89%) Cisco
8 38 (36.89%) Firewall
9 35 (33.98%) SQL Server
9 35 (33.98%) WAN
10 34 (33.01%) LAN
10 34 (33.01%) Microsoft Azure
11 33 (32.04%) VMware ESXi
12 32 (31.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (31.07%) SCCM
13 31 (30.10%) DNS
13 31 (30.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 28 (27.18%) DHCP
15 27 (26.21%) Data Centre
16 24 (23.30%) Citrix
16 24 (23.30%) Cisco Certification
17 23 (22.33%) Finance
18 20 (19.42%) NetApp
18 20 (19.42%) PowerShell
18 20 (19.42%) NAS
19 19 (18.45%) Cisco ASA
19 19 (18.45%) Skype for Business

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 44 (42.72%) MS Exchange
2 19 (18.45%) Skype for Business
3 18 (17.48%) SharePoint
4 12 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (7.77%) IIS
6 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 44 (42.72%) Office 365
2 34 (33.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (16.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (36.89%) Firewall
2 35 (33.98%) WAN
3 34 (33.01%) LAN
4 31 (30.10%) DNS
5 28 (27.18%) DHCP
6 20 (19.42%) NAS
7 19 (18.45%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (14.56%) Cisco IOS
8 15 (14.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (14.56%) NX-OS
8 15 (14.56%) Wireshark
9 11 (10.68%) TCP/IP
10 10 (9.71%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (6.80%) WLAN
12 5 (4.85%) Skype
12 5 (4.85%) VLAN
13 4 (3.88%) Wireless
14 3 (2.91%) Internet
14 3 (2.91%) VPN
15 2 (1.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.83%) MySQL
4 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 23 (22.33%) Finance
2 18 (17.48%) Retail
3 6 (5.83%) Law
4 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.88%) Legal
6 2 (1.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (19.42%) Network Engineer
2 19 (18.45%) IT Engineer
3 17 (16.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (15.53%) Administrator
5 15 (14.56%) Support Engineer
5 15 (14.56%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (11.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 11 (10.68%) Cisco Engineer
7 11 (10.68%) Lead Network Engineer
8 10 (9.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (9.71%) IT Administrator
8 10 (9.71%) IT Systems Administrator
8 10 (9.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 10 (9.71%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (8.74%) Infrastructure Support
9 9 (8.74%) IT Support
9 9 (8.74%) LAN Engineer
9 9 (8.74%) LAN/WAN Engineer
9 9 (8.74%) WAN Engineer
10 8 (7.77%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) LDAP
2 1 (0.97%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.21%) Data Centre
2 13 (12.62%) Fat Client
2 13 (12.62%) Thin Client
3 12 (11.65%) Driving Licence
4 7 (6.80%) HP Storage
5 6 (5.83%) Client/Server
5 6 (5.83%) Replication
6 3 (2.91%) NHS
7 1 (0.97%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.97%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.97%) User Experience
7 1 (0.97%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 59 (57.28%) Windows
2 49 (47.57%) Windows Server
3 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.77%) Windows 10
5 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.94%) CentOS
6 2 (1.94%) Linux
7 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.97%) VMS
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.86%) ITIL
2 31 (30.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 18 (17.48%) Migration
3 18 (17.48%) Server Management
4 16 (15.53%) IT Strategy
5 15 (14.56%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 12 (11.65%) Multichannel Retail
7 9 (8.74%) Hardware Maintenance
7 9 (8.74%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (7.77%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (6.80%) Matrix Management
9 7 (6.80%) Matrix Organization
9 7 (6.80%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (6.80%) Server Virtualisation
9 7 (6.80%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.80%) Storage Management
10 6 (5.83%) High Availability
10 6 (5.83%) Incident Management
10 6 (5.83%) Network Design
11 5 (4.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.42%) PowerShell
2 18 (17.48%) SQL
3 1 (0.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (23.30%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (17.48%) MCSE
4 17 (16.50%) CCNP
5 14 (13.59%) CCNA
6 10 (9.71%) Degree
6 10 (9.71%) MCITP
6 10 (9.71%) MCSA
7 7 (6.80%) DBS Check
8 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.88%) CCDA
10 2 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.97%) CCA
11 1 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.97%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.97%) MCP
11 1 (0.97%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) SLA
2 3 (2.91%) PMO
3 1 (0.97%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 82 (79.61%) Active Directory
2 47 (45.63%) Hyper-V
3 33 (32.04%) VMware ESXi
4 32 (31.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (17.48%) vSphere
6 8 (7.77%) Firmware
7 7 (6.80%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.88%) XenApp
9 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 32 (31.07%) SCCM
2 15 (14.56%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (7.77%) SCOM
3 8 (7.77%) vCenter Server
4 6 (5.83%) SCSM
5 5 (4.85%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 71 (68.93%) Microsoft
2 59 (57.28%) VMware
3 38 (36.89%) Cisco
4 24 (23.30%) Citrix
5 20 (19.42%) NetApp
6 18 (17.48%) HP
7 15 (14.56%) SolarWinds
8 10 (9.71%) Dell
9 7 (6.80%) Veeam
10 6 (5.83%) Acronis
10 6 (5.83%) ProCurve
10 6 (5.83%) SonicWALL
11 5 (4.85%) Veritas
12 3 (2.91%) Meraki
12 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.94%) Google
13 2 (1.94%) Juniper
13 2 (1.94%) Sophos
14 1 (0.97%) Apple
14 1 (0.97%) EMC