Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 106 109
Rank change year-on-year -31 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 17 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.65% 1.32% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.36% 10.87% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 17
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% -16.67% -2.70%
10th Percentile £33,475 £31,125 £36,550
90th Percentile £43,125 £55,275 £50,400
Scotland median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.71% -15.66% -0.30%

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 231 322 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.79% 12.17% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 155 217 168
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.69% +3.75% -9.09%
10th Percentile £33,700 £26,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,375
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -5.88%

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 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for SAN in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SAN.

1 12 (70.59%) Windows
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Unix
5 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) vSphere
5 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (29.41%) Fiserv
6 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
6 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (29.41%) Perl
6 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) Python
6 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
6 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
6 5 (29.41%) Firewall
6 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
7 4 (23.53%) LAN
7 4 (23.53%) Citrix
7 4 (23.53%) Office 365
8 3 (17.65%) Fibre Channel

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 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Confluence
3 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.88%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) Office 365
3 2 (11.76%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
3 3 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) NAS
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.88%) VSAN
5 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Support
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
3 3 (17.65%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Unix
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 10
6 3 (17.65%) Android
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
1 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (17.65%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
2 3 (17.65%) Task Automation
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (11.76%) Disruptive Innovation
3 2 (11.76%) Kanban
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
2 5 (29.41%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) MCITP
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (35.29%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (17.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) MaaS360
1 3 (17.65%) vRealize
1 3 (17.65%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Fiserv
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) 3Com
4 3 (17.65%) Apple
4 3 (17.65%) EMC
4 3 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Mitel
5 2 (11.76%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) Veritas