Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 179 148
Rank change year-on-year -7 -31 -50
Permanent jobs citing SAN 191 195 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.54% 1.61% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.80% 9.72% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 147 148 263
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% -1.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,250
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

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 of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,171 2,006 2,644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.49% 16.52% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,673 1,575 2,165
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -1.16%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in the East of England

SAN
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN in the East of England.

Salary trend for SAN in the East of England

SAN
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SAN in the East of England

SAN
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Hertfordshire -8 73 £45,000 - 7
Cambridgeshire -37 50 £42,000 +29.23% 7
Essex +20 29 £40,000 - 4
Bedfordshire +10 21 £46,056 -8.35% 3
Suffolk +20 16 £57,500 +36.90%
Norfolk +11 2 £43,750 -20.45% 1
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 of England region with a requirement for SAN.

1 132 (69.11%) Windows
2 117 (61.26%) VMware
3 100 (52.36%) Microsoft
4 85 (44.50%) Windows Server
5 79 (41.36%) Amazon AWS
6 70 (36.65%) Active Directory
7 66 (34.55%) HP
8 61 (31.94%) Linux
8 61 (31.94%) Data Centre
9 54 (28.27%) Hyper-V
9 54 (28.27%) DNS
10 53 (27.75%) Citrix
10 53 (27.75%) Firewall
10 53 (27.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 51 (26.70%) Microsoft Azure
12 50 (26.18%) PowerShell
13 48 (25.13%) Microsoft Certification
14 44 (23.04%) vSphere
15 43 (22.51%) Cisco
16 41 (21.47%) TCP/IP
16 41 (21.47%) MCSE
17 40 (20.94%) ITIL
17 40 (20.94%) Office 365
18 39 (20.42%) VMware ESXi
19 37 (19.37%) MS Exchange
20 32 (16.75%) Windows Server 2008
20 32 (16.75%) NAS
21 31 (16.23%) Windows Server 2012
22 29 (15.18%) SCCM
22 29 (15.18%) Unix

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 37 (19.37%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (4.71%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (3.14%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.09%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.57%) Apache
6 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.05%) JBoss
7 2 (1.05%) nginx
8 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.52%) IIS
8 1 (0.52%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (10.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 79 (41.36%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (26.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (20.94%) Office 365
4 12 (6.28%) IaaS
5 10 (5.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (3.14%) SaaS
7 2 (1.05%) PaaS
8 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 54 (28.27%) DNS
2 53 (27.75%) Firewall
3 41 (21.47%) TCP/IP
4 32 (16.75%) NAS
5 28 (14.66%) DHCP
6 23 (12.04%) WAN
7 22 (11.52%) VPN
8 20 (10.47%) Internet
9 17 (8.90%) LAN
10 12 (6.28%) iSCSI
10 12 (6.28%) Network Security
11 10 (5.24%) Reverse Proxy
12 8 (4.19%) VoIP
12 8 (4.19%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (3.14%) Intranet
13 6 (3.14%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (3.14%) SNMP
13 6 (3.14%) VLAN
14 5 (2.62%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (2.62%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.85%) NoSQL
3 14 (7.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.24%) Oracle Database
5 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (3.14%) Couchbase
7 5 (2.62%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (2.62%) MySQL
8 4 (2.09%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.05%) DB2
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.05%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.52%) GIS
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.05%) AutoIt
2 2 (1.05%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.05%) ClearQuest
2 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.05%) Subversion
3 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (7.85%) Advertising
2 9 (4.71%) Finance
3 8 (4.19%) Marketing
4 5 (2.62%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.57%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) French Language
6 1 (0.52%) Games
6 1 (0.52%) German Language
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (18.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (14.66%) Support Engineer
3 20 (10.47%) Windows Engineer
4 16 (8.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 16 (8.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (7.33%) Analyst
5 14 (7.33%) Architect
6 13 (6.81%) IT Engineer
6 13 (6.81%) IT Manager
6 13 (6.81%) Sales Manager
6 13 (6.81%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (6.28%) Wintel Engineer
8 11 (5.76%) Administrator
8 11 (5.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 11 (5.76%) Infrastructure Support
8 11 (5.76%) IT Support
9 10 (5.24%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (5.24%) Storage Specialist
9 10 (5.24%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.71%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.47%) Web Services
2 13 (6.81%) Flash
3 10 (5.24%) JSON
3 10 (5.24%) XML
4 3 (1.57%) .NET
4 3 (1.57%) LDAP
5 2 (1.05%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.05%) J2EE
5 2 (1.05%) OAuth
6 1 (0.52%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.52%) EJB
6 1 (0.52%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (0.52%) HornetQ
6 1 (0.52%) HTML
6 1 (0.52%) HTML5
6 1 (0.52%) Java EE
6 1 (0.52%) Java SE
6 1 (0.52%) JMS
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (31.94%) Data Centre
2 23 (12.04%) Replication
3 17 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.90%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (7.85%) HP Storage
5 11 (5.76%) Driving Licence
6 9 (4.71%) EMC VMAX
6 9 (4.71%) User Experience
7 6 (3.14%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.09%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.09%) iSeries
8 4 (2.09%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.05%) Clustering
9 2 (1.05%) CMDB
9 2 (1.05%) iPhone
9 2 (1.05%) Wiki
10 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.52%) NHS
10 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 132 (69.11%) Windows
2 85 (44.50%) Windows Server
3 61 (31.94%) Linux
4 32 (16.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (16.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (15.18%) Unix
7 15 (7.85%) HPUX
8 14 (7.33%) Windows XP
9 13 (6.81%) Windows 7
9 13 (6.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (6.28%) Windows 10
11 5 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.62%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (1.05%) VMS
12 2 (1.05%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.52%) Solaris
13 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.94%) ITIL
2 28 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (9.95%) DevOps
4 19 (9.95%) Migration
5 18 (9.42%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (8.38%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 14 (7.33%) Load Balancing
8 13 (6.81%) Configuration Management
8 13 (6.81%) Service Delivery
9 12 (6.28%) E-Commerce
9 12 (6.28%) TOGAF
10 10 (5.24%) Business Continuity
10 10 (5.24%) Project Management
11 9 (4.71%) High Availability
11 9 (4.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 8 (4.19%) Presales
12 8 (4.19%) Server Building
12 8 (4.19%) Service Management
12 8 (4.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (26.18%) PowerShell
2 28 (14.66%) SQL
3 20 (10.47%) Python
4 11 (5.76%) Java
5 10 (5.24%) Shell Script
5 10 (5.24%) VBScript
6 3 (1.57%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.57%) C
6 3 (1.57%) Perl
7 2 (1.05%) C++
7 2 (1.05%) PHP
7 2 (1.05%) VB
8 1 (0.52%) AWK
8 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.52%) Ruby
8 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (25.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (21.47%) MCSE
3 23 (12.04%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (11.52%) MCP
5 19 (9.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (7.85%) CCNA
6 15 (7.85%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (7.33%) MCSA
8 13 (6.81%) Degree
9 11 (5.76%) CCA
9 11 (5.76%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (4.71%) CCNP
10 9 (4.71%) MCITP
10 9 (4.71%) Sun Certification
11 5 (2.62%) MCTS
11 5 (2.62%) Novell Certification
12 4 (2.09%) A+ Certification
12 4 (2.09%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (1.05%) CCDA
13 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.33%) SLA
2 10 (5.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.05%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) COBIT
4 1 (0.52%) COSO
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) PMO
System Software
1 70 (36.65%) Active Directory
2 54 (28.27%) Hyper-V
3 53 (27.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (23.04%) vSphere
5 39 (20.42%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (9.42%) XenApp
7 15 (7.85%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (4.71%) Firmware
8 9 (4.71%) XenDesktop
9 6 (3.14%) NFS
10 5 (2.62%) XenServer
11 3 (1.57%) Ceph
11 3 (1.57%) Docker
11 3 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (1.05%) PowerHA
12 2 (1.05%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.05%) Varnish
13 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (15.18%) SCCM
2 19 (9.95%) Puppet
3 18 (9.42%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (7.85%) HP Data Protector
5 13 (6.81%) NetBackup
6 9 (4.71%) Ansible
7 6 (3.14%) SCOM
8 5 (2.62%) Backup Exec
9 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (2.09%) WSUS
9 4 (2.09%) XenMobile
10 2 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (1.05%) Data Guard
10 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 2 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (1.05%) Nessus
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Flashback
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (1.05%) vCenter Server
10 2 (1.05%) yum
Vendors
1 117 (61.26%) VMware
2 100 (52.36%) Microsoft
3 66 (34.55%) HP
4 53 (27.75%) Citrix
5 43 (22.51%) Cisco
6 28 (14.66%) NetApp
7 19 (9.95%) CommVault
8 17 (8.90%) EMC
9 15 (7.85%) 3PAR
9 15 (7.85%) Brocade
10 13 (6.81%) Draytek
10 13 (6.81%) IBM
10 13 (6.81%) SonicWALL
11 12 (6.28%) Oracle
11 12 (6.28%) Veeam
12 11 (5.76%) SAP
13 10 (5.24%) Google
13 10 (5.24%) McAfee
14 9 (4.71%) CA
14 9 (4.71%) FalconStor