Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 115 105
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +17
Permanent jobs citing SAN 53 22 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.95% 0.95% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.68% 7.51% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 26
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £36,450 £37,120 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £67,200 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.88% -5.88% +8.28%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 338 293 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.46% 12.66% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 220 176 197
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.13% - +7.53%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,400 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £57,050
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Edinburgh

SAN
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for SAN in Edinburgh

SAN
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SAN.

1 41 (77.36%) Active Directory
2 40 (75.47%) VMware
3 39 (73.58%) Windows
4 38 (71.70%) Windows Server
5 27 (50.94%) ITIL
6 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (43.40%) EMC
8 22 (41.51%) PowerShell
9 20 (37.74%) Finance
9 20 (37.74%) MS Exchange
9 20 (37.74%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (35.85%) Exchange Server 2010
11 18 (33.96%) SCOM
12 16 (30.19%) MCSE
12 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
13 15 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (24.53%) SQL
14 13 (24.53%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (24.53%) Skype for Business
14 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (24.53%) Skype
14 13 (24.53%) EMC VNX
15 12 (22.64%) Data Centre
15 12 (22.64%) Mimecast
15 12 (22.64%) ServiceNow
15 12 (22.64%) Virtual Team
15 12 (22.64%) Performance Analysis
15 12 (22.64%) Cisco CUCM
15 12 (22.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 20 (37.74%) MS Exchange
2 19 (35.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (24.53%) Skype for Business
4 12 (22.64%) IBM Domino
5 6 (11.32%) IIS
6 1 (1.89%) Apache
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.89%) JBoss
6 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Mimecast
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.89%) Office 365
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) Skype
2 12 (22.64%) Unified Communications
3 6 (11.32%) DHCP
3 6 (11.32%) DNS
4 5 (9.43%) Firewall
5 4 (7.55%) NAS
6 3 (5.66%) WAN
7 2 (3.77%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.77%) LAN
8 1 (1.89%) MPLS
8 1 (1.89%) Network Security
8 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.89%) GCC
2 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.89%) Maven
2 1 (1.89%) MSI
2 1 (1.89%) NuGet
2 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) IT Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Consultant
4 9 (16.98%) Linux Consultant
4 9 (16.98%) Unix Consultant
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Support
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 7 (13.21%) Project Manager
5 7 (13.21%) Project Support Manager
5 7 (13.21%) Support Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) EMC VNX
2 12 (22.64%) Blackberry
2 12 (22.64%) Data Centre
2 12 (22.64%) Virtual Team
3 9 (16.98%) Clustering
3 9 (16.98%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (73.58%) Windows
2 38 (71.70%) Windows Server
3 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (18.87%) Linux
4 10 (18.87%) Unix
5 9 (16.98%) AIX
5 9 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (13.21%) Windows 10
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) ITIL
2 13 (24.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.64%) Configuration Management
3 12 (22.64%) ITIL V3
3 12 (22.64%) Performance Analysis
3 12 (22.64%) Service Delivery
4 11 (20.75%) High Availability
5 9 (16.98%) Identity Management
5 9 (16.98%) Programme Delivery
5 9 (16.98%) Runbook
6 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2
7 6 (11.32%) BCP
8 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
9 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity
10 3 (5.66%) Change Control
10 3 (5.66%) Information Security
10 3 (5.66%) Time Management
11 2 (3.77%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (41.51%) PowerShell
2 13 (24.53%) SQL
3 11 (20.75%) Perl
4 10 (18.87%) Python
5 9 (16.98%) C
5 9 (16.98%) PHP
6 5 (9.43%) Java
7 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.89%) C#
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby
7 1 (1.89%) VB
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) MCSE
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (22.64%) MCSA
3 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
4 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) CCNA
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.66%) MCP
6 2 (3.77%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (77.36%) Active Directory
2 20 (37.74%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (16.98%) RHEV
5 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.66%) vSphere
7 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (33.96%) SCOM
2 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (22.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 12 (22.64%) Puppet
3 12 (22.64%) SCCM
3 12 (22.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 9 (16.98%) Control-M
4 9 (16.98%) Rundeck
4 9 (16.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (13.21%) Nagios
6 2 (3.77%) Ansible
7 1 (1.89%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.89%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.89%) PowerCLI
7 1 (1.89%) WSUS
7 1 (1.89%) yum
Vendors
1 40 (75.47%) VMware
2 23 (43.40%) EMC
3 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
4 12 (22.64%) Lotus
4 12 (22.64%) ServiceNow
4 12 (22.64%) Symantec
5 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
6 8 (15.09%) F5
6 8 (15.09%) Splunk
7 6 (11.32%) Cisco
8 5 (9.43%) Citrix
9 2 (3.77%) HP
10 1 (1.89%) Brocade
10 1 (1.89%) CA
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle
10 1 (1.89%) Perforce
10 1 (1.89%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.89%) Veritas