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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
England / East of England
Rank 151 109 87
Rank change year-on-year -42 -22  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 97 185 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.61% 2.51% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.99% 12.69% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 76 146 185
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -9.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 971 1458 1553
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 16.09% 19.81% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 734 1203 1185
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -28 36 £45,000 +11.80% 2
Cambridgeshire +16 33 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Essex -19 14 £35,000 -20.90% 2
Norfolk -10 11 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Bedfordshire +4 3 £24,000 -49.47%
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 114 (60.96%) Windows
2 110 (58.82%) VMware
3 100 (53.48%) Active Directory
4 74 (39.57%) Firewall
5 73 (39.04%) Microsoft
6 69 (36.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 69 (36.90%) Windows Server
7 67 (35.83%) Cisco
8 59 (31.55%) Linux
9 57 (30.48%) MS Exchange
10 55 (29.41%) Citrix
11 52 (27.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 47 (25.13%) HP
13 44 (23.53%) DNS
13 44 (23.53%) SQL Server
14 43 (22.99%) SQL
14 43 (22.99%) Disaster Recovery
15 41 (21.93%) Windows Server 2008
16 38 (20.32%) Hyper-V
16 38 (20.32%) Office 365
16 38 (20.32%) LAN
17 37 (19.79%) WAN
17 37 (19.79%) DHCP
17 37 (19.79%) ITIL
18 36 (19.25%) MS Excel
19 35 (18.72%) Microsoft Azure
20 33 (17.65%) EMC
21 31 (16.58%) NAS
22 29 (15.51%) Windows 7
23 27 (14.44%) NetApp

SAN
Top Related 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 57 (30.48%) MS Exchange
2 25 (13.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (11.23%) IIS
4 15 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (4.81%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.28%) Skype for Business
7 5 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.53%) Apache
9 1 (0.53%) Confluence
9 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 36 (19.25%) MS Excel
2 26 (13.90%) MS Office
3 8 (4.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (20.32%) Office 365
2 35 (18.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.28%) Mimecast
4 5 (2.67%) PaaS
5 4 (2.14%) IaaS
6 2 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (39.57%) Firewall
2 44 (23.53%) DNS
3 38 (20.32%) LAN
4 37 (19.79%) DHCP
4 37 (19.79%) WAN
5 31 (16.58%) NAS
6 26 (13.90%) iSCSI
7 23 (12.30%) TCP/IP
8 22 (11.76%) Internet
9 21 (11.23%) VPN
10 20 (10.70%) Fibre Channel
11 16 (8.56%) VoIP
12 9 (4.81%) FCoE
12 9 (4.81%) VLAN
12 9 (4.81%) Wireless
13 8 (4.28%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (4.28%) Unified Communications
14 5 (2.67%) IP Telephony
14 5 (2.67%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (2.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.28%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.21%) MySQL
4 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.53%) MS Access
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Ant
1 1 (0.53%) FitNesse
1 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.53%) JIRA
1 1 (0.53%) Robot Framework
1 1 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 14 (7.49%) Marketing
2 11 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.21%) Law
4 5 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.67%) Retail
5 4 (2.14%) Finance
6 2 (1.07%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.07%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (15.51%) Administrator
2 27 (14.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 24 (12.83%) Analyst
3 24 (12.83%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (10.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 18 (9.63%) Support Engineer
7 17 (9.09%) Consultant
8 15 (8.02%) Architect
9 13 (6.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 13 (6.95%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (6.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 11 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
10 11 (5.88%) IT Support
11 10 (5.35%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
11 10 (5.35%) Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (4.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.81%) Technical Engineer
13 8 (4.28%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.95%) LAMP
2 10 (5.35%) Flash
3 7 (3.74%) Web Services
4 5 (2.67%) Catalyst
4 5 (2.67%) EDI
5 2 (1.07%) .NET
5 2 (1.07%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.07%) COM
5 2 (1.07%) JSF
5 2 (1.07%) Middleware
5 2 (1.07%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.56%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.02%) Replication
3 10 (5.35%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.74%) iSeries
6 7 (3.74%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.67%) Clustering
8 4 (2.14%) LPAR
8 4 (2.14%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.60%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.07%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.07%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.07%) iPad
11 1 (0.53%) AS400
11 1 (0.53%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.53%) PACS
11 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 114 (60.96%) Windows
2 69 (36.90%) Windows Server
3 59 (31.55%) Linux
4 52 (27.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (21.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (15.51%) Windows 7
7 23 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (10.16%) Unix
9 18 (9.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (8.56%) Windows 8
11 15 (8.02%) Mac OS X
11 15 (8.02%) Windows 10
12 14 (7.49%) CentOS
13 8 (4.28%) Solaris
14 7 (3.74%) AIX
14 7 (3.74%) Ubuntu
15 6 (3.21%) Windows XP
16 5 (2.67%) Windows Vista
17 4 (2.14%) OpenVMS
18 2 (1.07%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.99%) Disaster Recovery
2 37 (19.79%) ITIL
3 16 (8.56%) Software Engineering
4 15 (8.02%) Mentoring
5 14 (7.49%) Data Management
5 14 (7.49%) Open Source
5 14 (7.49%) Presales
5 14 (7.49%) Service Delivery
6 13 (6.95%) Performance Management
7 12 (6.42%) Change Management
7 12 (6.42%) Problem Management
8 11 (5.88%) Business Continuity
8 11 (5.88%) High Availability
9 8 (4.28%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.28%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (4.28%) SDLC
9 8 (4.28%) Security Architecture
9 8 (4.28%) Web Filtering
10 7 (3.74%) ITIL V3
10 7 (3.74%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.99%) SQL
2 10 (5.35%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.81%) Python
4 8 (4.28%) C
4 8 (4.28%) C++
4 8 (4.28%) Shell Script
4 8 (4.28%) VBScript
5 6 (3.21%) Perl
6 5 (2.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.14%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.60%) Java
9 2 (1.07%) C#
9 2 (1.07%) F#
9 2 (1.07%) Haskell
9 2 (1.07%) Korn
9 2 (1.07%) ML
9 2 (1.07%) OCaml
10 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (8.56%) CCNA
2 16 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (8.02%) Degree
4 12 (6.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (5.35%) Security Cleared
6 9 (4.81%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (4.81%) DV Cleared
6 9 (4.81%) MCP
7 7 (3.74%) CCAA
7 7 (3.74%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (3.74%) MCSE
7 7 (3.74%) MCTS
7 7 (3.74%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (2.14%) MCSA
9 3 (1.60%) CCNP
9 3 (1.60%) LPIC
9 3 (1.60%) MCITP
9 3 (1.60%) VCP6
10 2 (1.07%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.63%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.21%) SLA
3 5 (2.67%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 100 (53.48%) Active Directory
2 69 (36.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (20.32%) Hyper-V
4 20 (10.70%) vSphere
5 16 (8.56%) VMware ESX
6 15 (8.02%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (5.35%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (4.81%) XenDesktop
9 8 (4.28%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (3.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 6 (3.21%) KVM
11 6 (3.21%) XenApp
12 5 (2.67%) Docker
12 5 (2.67%) LXC
12 5 (2.67%) Terminal Services
13 4 (2.14%) PowerHA
14 3 (1.60%) SRDF
14 3 (1.60%) VMware Server
15 2 (1.07%) QEMU
15 2 (1.07%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (8.02%) Backup Exec
2 9 (4.81%) EMC Navisphere
2 9 (4.81%) SCCM
3 7 (3.74%) Nagios
4 5 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (2.67%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.14%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (2.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.07%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (1.07%) WSUS
7 2 (1.07%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.53%) Linux-HA
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.53%) SCOM
8 1 (0.53%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 110 (58.82%) VMware
2 73 (39.04%) Microsoft
3 67 (35.83%) Cisco
4 55 (29.41%) Citrix
5 47 (25.13%) HP
6 33 (17.65%) EMC
7 27 (14.44%) NetApp
8 23 (12.30%) Brocade
8 23 (12.30%) Veeam
9 22 (11.76%) IBM
9 22 (11.76%) Red Hat
10 9 (4.81%) Dell
10 9 (4.81%) Oracle
11 7 (3.74%) SonicWALL
12 6 (3.21%) Hitachi
13 5 (2.67%) CA
13 5 (2.67%) Intel Security
13 5 (2.67%) Riverbed
13 5 (2.67%) Sophos
13 5 (2.67%) WatchGuard
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