Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 139 113
Rank change year-on-year +21 -26 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 105 95 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.25% 1.83% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.36% 12.48% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 64 65 122
East Midlands median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £35,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.88% +13.88% -17.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,575 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% -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 786 761 1,008
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.82% 14.64% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 577 617 754
East Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £52,500
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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -11 62 £35,000 -15.15% 7
Nottinghamshire +27 28 £42,500 - 2
Leicestershire -12 13 £53,750 -6.52% 7
Derbyshire +3 2 £40,000 +42.86% 1
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 60 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 55 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 53 (50.48%) Windows
3 53 (50.48%) VMware
4 46 (43.81%) Cisco
5 43 (40.95%) Hyper-V
6 41 (39.05%) Windows Server
7 39 (37.14%) Office 365
8 38 (36.19%) SQL Server
9 36 (34.29%) Firewall
10 34 (32.38%) ITIL
11 32 (30.48%) MS Exchange
11 32 (30.48%) WAN
12 31 (29.52%) LAN
13 30 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 30 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 29 (27.62%) SCCM
15 28 (26.67%) SQL
15 28 (26.67%) Migration
16 26 (24.76%) Cisco Certification
17 24 (22.86%) Skype for Business
18 23 (21.90%) Microsoft Azure
19 22 (20.95%) Cisco ASA
19 22 (20.95%) Retail
20 21 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
20 21 (20.00%) SolarWinds
20 21 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
20 21 (20.00%) Wireshark
20 21 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
20 21 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus

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 32 (30.48%) MS Exchange
2 24 (22.86%) Skype for Business
3 20 (19.05%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.67%) IIS
5 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.90%) Apache
7 2 (1.90%) Confluence
7 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.90%) JBoss
7 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (37.14%) Office 365
2 23 (21.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (4.76%) IaaS
5 5 (4.76%) PaaS
5 5 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (34.29%) Firewall
2 32 (30.48%) WAN
3 31 (29.52%) LAN
4 22 (20.95%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 21 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 21 (20.00%) NX-OS
5 21 (20.00%) Wireshark
6 18 (17.14%) NAS
7 13 (12.38%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (9.52%) DNS
8 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
9 9 (8.57%) DHCP
10 6 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (3.81%) VPN
12 3 (2.86%) Internet
12 3 (2.86%) IPsec
12 3 (2.86%) Unified Communications
12 3 (2.86%) VLAN
12 3 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (36.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) MySQL
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.90%) JIRA
General
1 22 (20.95%) Retail
2 19 (18.10%) Finance
3 4 (3.81%) Law
4 3 (2.86%) Automotive
5 2 (1.90%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (20.95%) Network Engineer
3 20 (19.05%) Administrator
4 19 (18.10%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) LAN Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) Support Engineer
6 13 (12.38%) WAN Engineer
7 10 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support
8 9 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (7.62%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) IT Administrator
10 7 (6.67%) IT Systems Administrator
10 7 (6.67%) Project Support Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.81%) .NET
1 4 (3.81%) EDI
2 2 (1.90%) J2EE
3 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.19%) Data Centre
2 15 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 15 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 11 (10.48%) Client/Server
3 11 (10.48%) Driving Licence
4 7 (6.67%) HP Storage
4 7 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.76%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.76%) Replication
6 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.90%) Clustering
6 2 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.95%) NHS
7 1 (0.95%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.95%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (50.48%) Windows
2 41 (39.05%) Windows Server
3 13 (12.38%) Linux
3 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (8.57%) Windows 10
5 7 (6.67%) CentOS
6 6 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.71%) Unix
7 5 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.38%) ITIL
2 30 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 28 (26.67%) Migration
4 21 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 21 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 18 (17.14%) Multichannel Retail
6 13 (12.38%) High Availability
7 12 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (9.52%) Server Management
9 7 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (5.71%) Hardware Maintenance
10 6 (5.71%) Matrix Management
10 6 (5.71%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (5.71%) Project Management
10 6 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.76%) ERP
12 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.81%) Service Delivery
12 4 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.67%) SQL
2 8 (7.62%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.81%) C++
4 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.90%) Java
4 2 (1.90%) Python
5 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (24.76%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (19.05%) CCNP
3 9 (8.57%) MCSE
3 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.67%) CCNA
5 6 (5.71%) DBS Check
5 6 (5.71%) Degree
6 5 (4.76%) VCP6
6 5 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.86%) MCITP
7 3 (2.86%) MCSA
7 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.95%) CCA
8 1 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.95%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 55 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 43 (40.95%) Hyper-V
3 30 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (15.24%) vSphere
6 8 (7.62%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.90%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.90%) Firmware
8 2 (1.90%) XenApp
9 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (27.62%) SCCM
2 21 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (8.57%) vCenter Server
4 5 (4.76%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.90%) Ansible
5 2 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.90%) Puppet
5 2 (1.90%) Salt
5 2 (1.90%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.95%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 60 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 53 (50.48%) VMware
3 46 (43.81%) Cisco
4 21 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 16 (15.24%) NetApp
6 13 (12.38%) HP
7 11 (10.48%) Citrix
8 8 (7.62%) Red Hat
8 8 (7.62%) Veeam
9 4 (3.81%) Dell
10 3 (2.86%) Acronis
10 3 (2.86%) Symantec
11 2 (1.90%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.90%) CommVault
11 2 (1.90%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (1.90%) EMC
11 2 (1.90%) Juniper
11 2 (1.90%) QNAP
11 2 (1.90%) Sophos
12 1 (0.95%) Oracle