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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 75 72
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 73 101 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.49% 3.18% 3.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.58% 18.81% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 61 66 107
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 393 537 618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.42% 16.89% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 295 422 499
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.38% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing SAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -5 32 £40,000 - 3
Nottinghamshire +23 24 £42,500 +9.67% 7
Derbyshire +5 9 £45,000 +76.47% 1
Leicestershire -8 4 £44,000 +25.71% 3
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 89 (60.54%) Microsoft
2 80 (54.42%) Active Directory
3 78 (53.06%) VMware
4 74 (50.34%) Cisco
5 72 (48.98%) Windows
6 64 (43.54%) NetApp
7 63 (42.86%) ITIL
8 62 (42.18%) Hyper-V
9 55 (37.41%) SQL Server
10 54 (36.73%) Firewall
11 50 (34.01%) Windows Server
12 43 (29.25%) MS Exchange
13 40 (27.21%) SCCM
13 40 (27.21%) VMware Infrastructure
14 39 (26.53%) Data Centre
15 38 (25.85%) Microsoft Certification
16 37 (25.17%) vSphere
17 36 (24.49%) SQL
18 35 (23.81%) LAN
18 35 (23.81%) WAN
18 35 (23.81%) Citrix
19 33 (22.45%) HP
19 33 (22.45%) Migration
19 33 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2010
20 32 (21.77%) SCOM
21 31 (21.09%) Cisco Certification
22 27 (18.37%) DNS
22 27 (18.37%) MS Excel
23 26 (17.69%) MCSE
23 26 (17.69%) Matrix Management

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 43 (29.25%) MS Exchange
2 33 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (17.01%) SharePoint
4 13 (8.84%) Apache
4 13 (8.84%) Tomcat
5 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (6.12%) IIS
6 5 (3.40%) nginx
7 4 (2.72%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (10.88%) Office 365
3 12 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (5.44%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.40%) G Suite
6 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (36.73%) Firewall
2 35 (23.81%) LAN
2 35 (23.81%) WAN
3 27 (18.37%) DNS
4 22 (14.97%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 21 (14.29%) Wireshark
6 20 (13.61%) DHCP
7 18 (12.24%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (8.84%) NX-OS
8 13 (8.84%) VLAN
9 11 (7.48%) Internet
10 7 (4.76%) TCP/IP
11 6 (4.08%) Skype
11 6 (4.08%) VoIP
11 6 (4.08%) Wireless
12 5 (3.40%) NAS
13 4 (2.72%) FTP
13 4 (2.72%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (37.41%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.84%) MySQL
4 5 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (6.12%) Law
2 3 (2.04%) Retail
2 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.36%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.36%) Billing
3 2 (1.36%) Legal
4 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (21.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (19.73%) Analyst
3 22 (14.97%) Network Engineer
4 20 (13.61%) Administrator
5 19 (12.93%) Support Engineer
6 15 (10.20%) Architect
7 14 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (8.84%) Citrix Engineer
9 12 (8.16%) Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (8.16%) Support Analyst
9 12 (8.16%) VMware Engineer
10 11 (7.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 11 (7.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 11 (7.48%) IT Administrator
10 11 (7.48%) IT Systems Administrator
11 10 (6.80%) IT Engineer
12 9 (6.12%) Exchange Engineer
12 9 (6.12%) Windows Engineer
13 8 (5.44%) Server Analyst
13 8 (5.44%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) Web Services
2 3 (2.04%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.53%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.84%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (8.16%) Clustering
4 8 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.44%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (3.40%) IBM XIV
6 4 (2.72%) FlexPod
7 3 (2.04%) FMCG
7 3 (2.04%) PKI
8 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.36%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.68%) Replication
9 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 72 (48.98%) Windows
2 50 (34.01%) Windows Server
3 25 (17.01%) Linux
4 20 (13.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (6.12%) Data ONTAP
8 8 (5.44%) AIX
9 7 (4.76%) Windows 10
10 5 (3.40%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.72%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.72%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.36%) Unix
14 1 (0.68%) CentOS
14 1 (0.68%) HPUX
14 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (42.86%) ITIL
2 33 (22.45%) Migration
3 26 (17.69%) Matrix Management
3 26 (17.69%) Matrix Organization
4 22 (14.97%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 20 (13.61%) Incident Management
6 17 (11.56%) IT Strategy
7 16 (10.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 14 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 14 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (8.84%) Capacity Management
9 13 (8.84%) Server Virtualisation
9 13 (8.84%) Service Delivery
10 12 (8.16%) B2B
11 11 (7.48%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (7.48%) High Availability
12 10 (6.80%) Data Protection
13 8 (5.44%) Document Management
14 7 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.49%) SQL
2 19 (12.93%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.40%) Java
3 5 (3.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (25.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (21.09%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (17.69%) MCSE
4 22 (14.97%) CCNA
4 22 (14.97%) MCITP
5 19 (12.93%) CCNP
6 11 (7.48%) Degree
7 7 (4.76%) CISSP
7 7 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (4.76%) MCSA
7 7 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (3.40%) MCP
9 4 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) SLA
2 11 (7.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (54.42%) Active Directory
2 62 (42.18%) Hyper-V
3 40 (27.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (25.17%) vSphere
5 11 (7.48%) Terminal Services
6 10 (6.80%) XenDesktop
7 9 (6.12%) XenApp
8 6 (4.08%) VMware ESX
9 4 (2.72%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.68%) NFS
12 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 40 (27.21%) SCCM
2 32 (21.77%) SCOM
3 21 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
4 14 (9.52%) Microsoft Clustering
4 14 (9.52%) SCSM
5 10 (6.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 8 (5.44%) NetBackup
7 7 (4.76%) Backup Exec
7 7 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (4.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 7 (4.76%) SCDPM
8 6 (4.08%) Ansible
9 4 (2.72%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.68%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.68%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 89 (60.54%) Microsoft
2 78 (53.06%) VMware
3 74 (50.34%) Cisco
4 64 (43.54%) NetApp
5 35 (23.81%) Citrix
6 33 (22.45%) HP
7 21 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 14 (9.52%) EMC
8 14 (9.52%) SonicWALL
9 12 (8.16%) IBM
9 12 (8.16%) Red Hat
10 10 (6.80%) Dell
10 10 (6.80%) Oracle
10 10 (6.80%) Veeam
11 9 (6.12%) Google
12 8 (5.44%) Fujitsu
13 7 (4.76%) Brocade
14 6 (4.08%) ProCurve
15 4 (2.72%) iManage
15 4 (2.72%) Meraki
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