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

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 76 81
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 19 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.53% 1.68% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.42% 17.09% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 11
Median salary £42,750 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.65% +27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,585 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £52,500
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 153 117 150
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 12.30% 9.80% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 92 56 108
Median salary £50,000 £38,835 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.75% -2.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SAN.

1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 21 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 21 (70.00%) Python
2 21 (70.00%) Puppet
2 21 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (66.67%) VMware
4 19 (63.33%) PowerShell
5 18 (60.00%) Windows
5 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
6 17 (56.67%) IIS
6 17 (56.67%) Linux
6 17 (56.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (50.00%) NAS
8 13 (43.33%) Bash Shell
8 13 (43.33%) High Availability
8 13 (43.33%) Apache
8 13 (43.33%) Tomcat
8 13 (43.33%) Finance
9 12 (40.00%) Nagios
9 12 (40.00%) Perl
10 11 (36.67%) WAN
10 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
11 10 (33.33%) Cisco
11 10 (33.33%) EMC
11 10 (33.33%) Perforce
11 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 10 (33.33%) iSCSI
12 9 (30.00%) Ubuntu
12 9 (30.00%) Brocade
12 9 (30.00%) Riverbed

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 17 (56.67%) IIS
2 13 (43.33%) Apache
2 13 (43.33%) Tomcat
3 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (13.33%) JBoss
6 2 (6.67%) Confluence
6 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
7 1 (3.33%) IBM Domino
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) NAS
2 11 (36.67%) WAN
3 10 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 8 (26.67%) Firewall
5 4 (13.33%) DHCP
5 4 (13.33%) DNS
6 2 (6.67%) LAN
6 2 (6.67%) Skype
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security
7 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.33%) VoIP
7 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
1 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Subversion
3 4 (13.33%) Bitbucket
3 4 (13.33%) GCC
3 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) Maven
3 4 (13.33%) MSI
3 4 (13.33%) NuGet
3 4 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Consultant
2 8 (26.67%) Linux Consultant
2 8 (26.67%) Unix Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) LAMP
1 9 (30.00%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (26.67%) Clustering
2 8 (26.67%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
1 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 17 (56.67%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (30.00%) Ubuntu
4 8 (26.67%) AIX
4 8 (26.67%) Unix
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 13 (43.33%) High Availability
3 9 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (30.00%) ITIL
4 8 (26.67%) Identity Management
4 8 (26.67%) Programme Delivery
5 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 7 (23.33%) Open Source
6 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (13.33%) BCP
7 4 (13.33%) DevOps
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (10.00%) Line Management
8 3 (10.00%) Time Management
9 2 (6.67%) Information Security
10 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Python
2 19 (63.33%) PowerShell
3 13 (43.33%) Bash Shell
4 12 (40.00%) Perl
5 9 (30.00%) C
6 8 (26.67%) PHP
7 6 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (13.33%) Java
8 4 (13.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MBA
2 1 (3.33%) MCSA
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) RHEV
3 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (70.00%) Puppet
2 12 (40.00%) Nagios
3 8 (26.67%) Control-M
3 8 (26.67%) Rundeck
3 8 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (23.33%) Check_MK
5 6 (20.00%) SCCM
6 4 (13.33%) Ansible
6 4 (13.33%) Capistrano
6 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (13.33%) PowerCLI
6 4 (13.33%) yum
7 2 (6.67%) SCOM
8 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
8 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) VMware
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) Cisco
3 10 (33.33%) EMC
3 10 (33.33%) Perforce
4 9 (30.00%) Brocade
4 9 (30.00%) Citrix
4 9 (30.00%) F5
4 9 (30.00%) Percona
4 9 (30.00%) Riverbed
5 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (23.33%) Palo Alto
7 5 (16.67%) Splunk
8 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
8 2 (6.67%) HP
8 2 (6.67%) Symantec
9 1 (3.33%) Avaya
9 1 (3.33%) Dell
9 1 (3.33%) Lotus
9 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow