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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 100 96
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 59 90 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.22% 2.72% 2.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.09% 17.89% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 53 73 106
Median salary £42,500 £36,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.24% -27.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,300 £29,125
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 391 503 463
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 14.68% 15.19% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 791 1097 1204
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -14.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,625 £23,325
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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
Nottinghamshire +8 26 £45,000 +36.36% 2
Northamptonshire -14 21 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Leicestershire +6 4 £39,250 +9.02% 1
Derbyshire +10 2 £27,000 -9.24% 1
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 92 (70.77%) Active Directory
2 86 (66.15%) Microsoft
3 83 (63.85%) Windows
3 83 (63.85%) VMware
4 67 (51.54%) SQL Server
5 63 (48.46%) NetApp
6 61 (46.92%) Windows Server
7 56 (43.08%) SQL
7 56 (43.08%) Hyper-V
8 55 (42.31%) ITIL
9 51 (39.23%) Firewall
9 51 (39.23%) vSphere
10 46 (35.38%) SCCM
11 45 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 44 (33.85%) MS Exchange
13 42 (32.31%) MCSE
13 42 (32.31%) Citrix
14 39 (30.00%) SCOM
14 39 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 38 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
15 38 (29.23%) SQL Server 2008
16 36 (27.69%) SQL Server 2005
17 33 (25.38%) MCITP
17 33 (25.38%) Cisco
18 26 (20.00%) DNS
19 24 (18.46%) PowerShell
19 24 (18.46%) SonicWALL
20 23 (17.69%) SCSM
20 23 (17.69%) DHCP
21 22 (16.92%) LAN

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 (33.85%) MS Exchange
2 39 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.69%) Apache
3 10 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.38%) IIS
4 7 (5.38%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.85%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.23%) Office 365
3 10 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (39.23%) Firewall
2 26 (20.00%) DNS
3 23 (17.69%) DHCP
4 22 (16.92%) LAN
5 21 (16.15%) Internet
6 18 (13.85%) WAN
7 13 (10.00%) NAS
8 11 (8.46%) VLAN
9 10 (7.69%) TCP/IP
10 7 (5.38%) Skype
11 6 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (4.62%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (4.62%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (4.62%) NX-OS
11 6 (4.62%) Wireshark
12 3 (2.31%) FTP
12 3 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.54%) ICMP
13 2 (1.54%) IP Telephony
13 2 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (51.54%) SQL Server
2 38 (29.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (27.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (7.69%) MySQL
5 5 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 17 (13.08%) Law
2 3 (2.31%) Back Office
2 3 (2.31%) Finance
2 3 (2.31%) Retail
3 2 (1.54%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.77%) Legal
4 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (34.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (19.23%) Analyst
3 21 (16.15%) Administrator
4 19 (14.62%) Windows Engineer
5 16 (12.31%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (12.31%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (11.54%) Architect
7 14 (10.77%) Citrix Engineer
7 14 (10.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 14 (10.77%) Infrastructure Architect
7 14 (10.77%) Technical Engineer
7 14 (10.77%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (10.77%) VMware Architect
8 12 (9.23%) IT Administrator
8 12 (9.23%) IT Systems Administrator
9 11 (8.46%) Server Analyst
9 11 (8.46%) Server Support
9 11 (8.46%) Server Support Analyst
9 11 (8.46%) Support Analyst
9 11 (8.46%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.54%) MAPI
2 1 (0.77%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.23%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.69%) Clustering
3 8 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.62%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.31%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.31%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.31%) Replication
6 3 (2.31%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.54%) CMDB
7 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.54%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.54%) FMCG
7 2 (1.54%) PKI
8 1 (0.77%) AS400
8 1 (0.77%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 83 (63.85%) Windows
2 61 (46.92%) Windows Server
3 18 (13.85%) Linux
4 15 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
5 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (5.38%) Windows 10
8 5 (3.85%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.31%) AIX
9 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.31%) Unix
10 2 (1.54%) Solaris
10 2 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.77%) CentOS
11 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (42.31%) ITIL
2 20 (15.38%) Matrix Management
2 20 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
3 19 (14.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (10.77%) Document Management
4 14 (10.77%) Incident Management
5 11 (8.46%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 10 (7.69%) Migration
6 10 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
7 9 (6.92%) Capacity Management
8 8 (6.15%) High Availability
8 8 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.38%) IT Strategy
10 6 (4.62%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 5 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (3.85%) Information Security
11 5 (3.85%) Problem Management
11 5 (3.85%) SIEM
11 5 (3.85%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (43.08%) SQL
2 24 (18.46%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 45 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (32.31%) MCSE
3 33 (25.38%) MCITP
4 16 (12.31%) Degree
5 11 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (7.69%) CCNP
7 9 (6.92%) CCNA
8 5 (3.85%) CISSP
8 5 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (2.31%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (2.31%) MCSA
9 3 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.54%) HNC
10 2 (1.54%) HND
10 2 (1.54%) MCP
11 1 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) SLA
2 4 (3.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 92 (70.77%) Active Directory
2 56 (43.08%) Hyper-V
3 51 (39.23%) vSphere
4 38 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 10 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (3.85%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.08%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.31%) XenApp
9 2 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.77%) NDS
10 1 (0.77%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.77%) NFS
10 1 (0.77%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 46 (35.38%) SCCM
2 39 (30.00%) SCOM
3 23 (17.69%) SCSM
4 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (5.38%) Ansible
6 6 (4.62%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (2.31%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (2.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.54%) Puppet
10 1 (0.77%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.77%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.77%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 86 (66.15%) Microsoft
2 83 (63.85%) VMware
3 63 (48.46%) NetApp
4 42 (32.31%) Citrix
5 33 (25.38%) Cisco
6 24 (18.46%) SonicWALL
7 20 (15.38%) HP
8 10 (7.69%) iManage
9 9 (6.92%) ProCurve
10 7 (5.38%) IBM
11 6 (4.62%) SolarWinds
12 5 (3.85%) EMC
13 4 (3.08%) Dell
13 4 (3.08%) Oracle
14 3 (2.31%) 3PAR
14 3 (2.31%) Altiris
15 2 (1.54%) F5
15 2 (1.54%) Google
15 2 (1.54%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.54%) Veeam
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