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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 153 94
Rank change year-on-year +9 -59  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 122 102 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.97% 1.49% 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.08% 8.87% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 91 87 180
Median salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.60% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
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 of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1101 1150 1634
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.76% 16.80% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 917 956 1219
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
Hertfordshire -11 47 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Cambridgeshire -2 35 £32,500 -0.76% 5
Essex -1 25 £47,500 +46.15%
Bedfordshire +19 9 £60,000 +30.43% 1
Suffolk +7 6 £42,000 -20.00%
Norfolk - 1 £32,500 -
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 of England region with a requirement for SAN.

1 145 (65.61%) Windows
2 138 (62.44%) VMware
3 123 (55.66%) Active Directory
4 98 (44.34%) Microsoft
5 81 (36.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 77 (34.84%) Cisco
7 75 (33.94%) Windows Server
8 73 (33.03%) Firewall
9 62 (28.05%) Linux
10 58 (26.24%) MS Exchange
11 55 (24.89%) Hyper-V
12 53 (23.98%) Disaster Recovery
13 52 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 51 (23.08%) NAS
15 50 (22.62%) SQL Server
16 49 (22.17%) SQL
16 49 (22.17%) Windows Server 2008
17 48 (21.72%) HP
18 47 (21.27%) Citrix
19 43 (19.46%) DNS
20 40 (18.10%) WAN
21 39 (17.65%) Office 365
22 38 (17.19%) DHCP
23 37 (16.74%) Microsoft Azure
24 35 (15.84%) vSphere
24 35 (15.84%) LAN
25 32 (14.48%) Microsoft Certification
26 31 (14.03%) VPN
27 30 (13.57%) iSCSI
28 29 (13.12%) Windows 7

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 58 (26.24%) MS Exchange
2 22 (9.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (5.88%) IIS
5 9 (4.07%) Skype for Business
6 8 (3.62%) Apache
6 8 (3.62%) JBoss
6 8 (3.62%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (2.71%) CMS
8 4 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.81%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.81%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.81%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.81%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.81%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (10.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (17.65%) Office 365
2 37 (16.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (6.33%) IaaS
5 10 (4.52%) PaaS
6 4 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.81%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (33.03%) Firewall
2 51 (23.08%) NAS
3 43 (19.46%) DNS
4 40 (18.10%) WAN
5 38 (17.19%) DHCP
6 35 (15.84%) LAN
7 31 (14.03%) VPN
8 30 (13.57%) iSCSI
9 28 (12.67%) Internet
10 24 (10.86%) VLAN
11 22 (9.95%) TCP/IP
12 16 (7.24%) VoIP
13 14 (6.33%) Fibre Channel
14 13 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (5.88%) Wireless
15 12 (5.43%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (3.62%) IMAP
16 8 (3.62%) SMTP
17 5 (2.26%) Network Security
17 5 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (22.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.33%) MySQL
3 12 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.71%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.45%) MS Access
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (8.14%) Finance
2 17 (7.69%) Marketing
3 14 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.71%) Back Office
4 6 (2.71%) Military
5 5 (2.26%) Law
6 3 (1.36%) Billing
7 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.90%) Electronics
7 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (16.74%) Support Engineer
2 35 (15.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (14.48%) Administrator
4 31 (14.03%) 3rd Line Support
5 28 (12.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 27 (12.22%) Analyst
7 21 (9.50%) Linux Administrator
8 20 (9.05%) Systems Administrator
9 19 (8.60%) Consultant
10 17 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
11 16 (7.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 14 (6.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
13 13 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 13 (5.88%) Support Technician
13 13 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
14 12 (5.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 12 (5.43%) Technical Support
15 11 (4.98%) IT Support
16 10 (4.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
16 10 (4.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.88%) LAMP
2 10 (4.52%) SAML
2 10 (4.52%) XMPP
3 9 (4.07%) Web Services
4 7 (3.17%) .NET
5 5 (2.26%) Catalyst
6 4 (1.81%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (1.81%) EJB
6 4 (1.81%) EJB 3.0
6 4 (1.81%) HornetQ
6 4 (1.81%) Java EE
6 4 (1.81%) Java SE
6 4 (1.81%) JMS
6 4 (1.81%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.90%) COM
7 2 (0.90%) JSF
7 2 (0.90%) POSIX
7 2 (0.90%) WSH
8 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.60%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.24%) Replication
3 12 (5.43%) Algorithms
4 10 (4.52%) PKI
5 7 (3.17%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.71%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.26%) HP Storage
7 5 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.81%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.81%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.81%) Symmetrix
8 4 (1.81%) User Experience
9 3 (1.36%) Clustering
9 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.36%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 145 (65.61%) Windows
2 75 (33.94%) Windows Server
3 62 (28.05%) Linux
4 52 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (22.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (13.12%) Windows 7
7 23 (10.41%) CentOS
8 19 (8.60%) Unix
9 18 (8.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (6.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (5.43%) Windows 10
12 10 (4.52%) Windows 8
13 6 (2.71%) Mac OS X
14 5 (2.26%) Solaris
14 5 (2.26%) Windows Vista
14 5 (2.26%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.90%) AIX
15 2 (0.90%) Android
15 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.98%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (13.12%) ITIL
3 21 (9.50%) Change Management
4 17 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 17 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 17 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 13 (5.88%) IT Strategy
5 13 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 13 (5.88%) Open Source
5 13 (5.88%) Software Deployment
6 11 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (4.98%) Network Management
6 11 (4.98%) Server Virtualisation
7 10 (4.52%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (4.52%) Project Management
7 10 (4.52%) Server Building
8 9 (4.07%) DevOps
8 9 (4.07%) Mentoring
8 9 (4.07%) Patch Management
9 8 (3.62%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (22.17%) SQL
2 20 (9.05%) PowerShell
3 16 (7.24%) Bash Shell
3 16 (7.24%) C
4 14 (6.33%) VBScript
5 11 (4.98%) Java
6 10 (4.52%) Python
7 9 (4.07%) Perl
8 8 (3.62%) Korn
8 8 (3.62%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.17%) C++
10 6 (2.71%) C#
11 5 (2.26%) JavaScript
12 4 (1.81%) AWK
12 4 (1.81%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.36%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.90%) F#
14 2 (0.90%) Haskell
14 2 (0.90%) OCaml
14 2 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (14.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (11.31%) CCNA
4 22 (9.95%) MCSE
5 21 (9.50%) Degree
6 18 (8.14%) Citrix Certification
6 18 (8.14%) MCP
6 18 (8.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (5.43%) CCAA
8 11 (4.98%) MCSA
9 9 (4.07%) CCNP
9 9 (4.07%) DV Cleared
9 9 (4.07%) Security Cleared
10 8 (3.62%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (3.62%) MCTS
11 7 (3.17%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (3.17%) Security+ Certification
12 6 (2.71%) CCA
13 4 (1.81%) AWS Certification
13 4 (1.81%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.95%) SLA
2 10 (4.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.17%) QA
4 6 (2.71%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.81%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.81%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 4 (1.81%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 123 (55.66%) Active Directory
2 81 (36.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (24.89%) Hyper-V
4 35 (15.84%) vSphere
5 13 (5.88%) KVM
5 13 (5.88%) XenApp
6 9 (4.07%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (3.62%) XenServer
8 7 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (2.71%) Terminal Services
9 6 (2.71%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (2.26%) Docker
10 5 (2.26%) LXC
11 2 (0.90%) QEMU
12 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.45%) vCloud
12 1 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (5.43%) Puppet
2 11 (4.98%) Backup Exec
3 10 (4.52%) SCOM
4 9 (4.07%) EMC Navisphere
5 8 (3.62%) Ansible
5 8 (3.62%) Nagios
6 5 (2.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (1.81%) SCCM
8 3 (1.36%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.90%) WSUS
9 2 (0.90%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.45%) EMC VPLEX
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Flashback
10 1 (0.45%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 138 (62.44%) VMware
2 98 (44.34%) Microsoft
3 77 (34.84%) Cisco
4 48 (21.72%) HP
5 47 (21.27%) Citrix
6 25 (11.31%) Red Hat
7 22 (9.95%) Oracle
8 21 (9.50%) EMC
9 20 (9.05%) NetApp
10 19 (8.60%) Veeam
11 15 (6.79%) Brocade
12 12 (5.43%) SonicWALL
13 10 (4.52%) IBM
14 7 (3.17%) Juniper
15 6 (2.71%) Adobe
15 6 (2.71%) Xerox
16 5 (2.26%) CA
16 5 (2.26%) Dell
16 5 (2.26%) Fortinet
16 5 (2.26%) Riverbed
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