Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 205 187 135
Rank change year-on-year -18 -52 +57
Permanent jobs citing SAN 64 150 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.95% 1.47% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.66% 7.76% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 38 115 221
East of England median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - -4.05%
10th Percentile £31,838 £28,700 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £44,471
% change year-on-year -1.10% +2.31% -1.18%

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 1,373 1,933 2,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.32% 18.91% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,042 1,359 1,921
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire +41 30 £43,750 +2.94% 5
Essex +1 12 £39,875 -0.31%
Suffolk +20 7 £55,000 -24.14% 1
Hertfordshire +3 6 £60,000 +33.33% 12
Norfolk +1 5 £35,000 -26.32% 1
Bedfordshire -14 4 £33,500 -33.00%
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 55 (85.94%) VMware
2 47 (73.44%) Windows
3 41 (64.06%) Microsoft
4 31 (48.44%) Active Directory
5 26 (40.63%) MS Exchange
6 25 (39.06%) Replication
6 25 (39.06%) SCCM
6 25 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (34.38%) DNS
8 21 (32.81%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (31.25%) DHCP
10 19 (29.69%) ITIL
10 19 (29.69%) Data Centre
11 17 (26.56%) Data Protection
11 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2010
12 16 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (25.00%) PKI
13 15 (23.44%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (23.44%) SSL
13 15 (23.44%) CommVault
13 15 (23.44%) SCOM
13 15 (23.44%) Office 365
13 15 (23.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 14 (21.88%) Self-Motivation
14 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (21.88%) Retail
15 13 (20.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (20.31%) Cisco
15 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2013

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 26 (40.63%) MS Exchange
2 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.13%) IIS
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.44%) Office 365
2 10 (15.63%) Azure
3 4 (6.25%) AWS
3 4 (6.25%) Mimecast
4 3 (4.69%) IaaS
4 3 (4.69%) SaaS
5 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.13%) Power Platform
5 2 (3.13%) Yammer
6 1 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.38%) DNS
2 20 (31.25%) DHCP
3 15 (23.44%) SSL
4 13 (20.31%) NAS
5 10 (15.63%) WAN
6 9 (14.06%) Firewall
6 9 (14.06%) LAN
7 8 (12.50%) VSAN
8 6 (9.38%) SMTP
9 4 (6.25%) Wireless
10 3 (4.69%) iSCSI
10 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
11 2 (3.13%) DKIM
11 2 (3.13%) DMARC
11 2 (3.13%) Network Security
11 2 (3.13%) POP3
11 2 (3.13%) Skype
11 2 (3.13%) VLAN
11 2 (3.13%) VoIP
11 2 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.13%) Power BI
General
1 14 (21.88%) Retail
2 2 (3.13%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Administrator
2 14 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (20.31%) IT Administrator
3 13 (20.31%) IT Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Consultant
6 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) Presales Solution Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Backup Administrator
8 2 (3.13%) Exchange Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Field Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.13%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) MAPI
3 1 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.56%) EJB
3 1 (1.56%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (1.56%) HornetQ
3 1 (1.56%) Java EE
3 1 (1.56%) Java SE
3 1 (1.56%) JMS
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.06%) Replication
2 19 (29.69%) Data Centre
3 16 (25.00%) PKI
4 14 (21.88%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (9.38%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (6.25%) Driving Licence
9 2 (3.13%) Symmetrix
10 1 (1.56%) Clustering
10 1 (1.56%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.56%) NHS
10 1 (1.56%) SCADA
10 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (73.44%) Windows
2 16 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (17.19%) Windows Server
5 10 (15.63%) Linux
6 8 (12.50%) Unix
7 4 (6.25%) Android
7 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 4 (6.25%) CentOS
7 4 (6.25%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.56%) AIX
8 1 (1.56%) Solaris
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (29.69%) ITIL
3 17 (26.56%) Data Protection
4 15 (23.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (23.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (17.19%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (17.19%) Migration
6 9 (14.06%) Problem Management
6 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.94%) Capacity Management
7 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.94%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.94%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (10.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (10.94%) Performance Optimisation
7 7 (10.94%) Presales
7 7 (10.94%) Release Management
7 7 (10.94%) Storage Management
7 7 (10.94%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (9.38%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) Perl
1 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.56%) AWK
3 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.56%) C
3 1 (1.56%) Java
3 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (14.06%) CCNA
2 9 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.81%) CCA
4 5 (7.81%) CCNP
4 5 (7.81%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (7.81%) VCAP
5 2 (3.13%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.56%) Degree
6 1 (1.56%) HP ASE
6 1 (1.56%) HP MASE
6 1 (1.56%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (1.56%) MCP
6 1 (1.56%) MCSE
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (1.56%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 31 (48.44%) Active Directory
2 25 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.38%) vSphere
5 5 (7.81%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (7.81%) XenApp
6 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.13%) SRDF
7 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.56%) Firmware
8 1 (1.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 25 (39.06%) SCCM
2 15 (23.44%) SCOM
3 7 (10.94%) Avamar
4 6 (9.38%) vCenter Server
5 5 (7.81%) Backup Exec
5 5 (7.81%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (6.25%) AirWatch
6 4 (6.25%) ZABBIX
7 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
7 2 (3.13%) Tivoli
7 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.56%) Automic
8 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.56%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.56%) Puppet
8 1 (1.56%) vRealize
8 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (85.94%) VMware
2 41 (64.06%) Microsoft
3 15 (23.44%) CommVault
4 13 (20.31%) Cisco
5 11 (17.19%) Citrix
5 11 (17.19%) NetApp
6 10 (15.63%) Dell
7 7 (10.94%) EMC
7 7 (10.94%) Veeam
8 5 (7.81%) Brocade
8 5 (7.81%) ServiceNow
9 4 (6.25%) Sophos
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle
11 2 (3.13%) Forcepoint
11 2 (3.13%) HP
11 2 (3.13%) Intel
11 2 (3.13%) Meraki
11 2 (3.13%) MobileIron
11 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.13%) Veritas