Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 104 109
Rank change year-on-year -27 +5 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 19 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.76% 1.81% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.17% 15.05% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 17
Edinburgh median annual salary £39,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.37% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,750 £37,120
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £53,900
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% -6.51%

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 265 319 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.59% 12.03% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 187 211 174
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £29,933
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SAN in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SAN.

1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) Windows
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (31.58%) Unix
7 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
8 5 (26.32%) NFS
8 5 (26.32%) JBoss
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
8 5 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (26.32%) vMotion
9 4 (21.05%) Office 365
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (21.05%) vSphere
9 4 (21.05%) Firmware
9 4 (21.05%) Veritas
9 4 (21.05%) Clustering
9 4 (21.05%) Apache
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (21.05%) HP

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 5 (26.32%) JBoss
1 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.53%) Confluence
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.26%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Office 365
3 2 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) SMTP
5 1 (5.26%) SSH
5 1 (5.26%) VSAN
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) Unix
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) VMS
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.26%) Solaris
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (21.05%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Proactive Management
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) Server Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) BCP
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Kanban
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
2 1 (5.26%) C-shell
2 1 (5.26%) Korn
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (26.32%) NFS
4 4 (21.05%) Firmware
4 4 (21.05%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.53%) VMware NSX
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) vMotion
2 4 (21.05%) vCenter Server
3 2 (10.53%) PowerCLI
4 1 (5.26%) Ansible
4 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) vRealize
4 1 (5.26%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 4 (21.05%) Dell
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Veritas
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Fiserv
5 1 (5.26%) Sun