The median annual salary for a SAN Specialist was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAN Specialist
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 907 939
Rank change year-on-year +68 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a SAN Specialist 5 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.011% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.012% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 5
Median salary £55,000 £46,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.56% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £37,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £47,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year -13.15% +37.68%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

SAN Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured SAN Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAN Specialist in England

SAN Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SAN Specialist in England

SAN Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN Specialist in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN Specialist in England

SAN Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +67 3 £72,500 +85.89%
West Midlands +32 2 £41,250 -10.32%
SAN Specialist
UK

SAN Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, SAN Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring SAN Specialist in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Unix
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (45.45%) NetApp
6 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) EMC
6 4 (36.36%) NAS
7 3 (27.27%) vCloud
7 3 (27.27%) vSphere
7 3 (27.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (27.27%) Brocade
7 3 (27.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) CentOS
7 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (27.27%) IBM
7 3 (27.27%) Solaris
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) VPN
7 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (27.27%) SSL
7 3 (27.27%) Legal
7 3 (27.27%) Replication
7 3 (27.27%) IPsec
7 3 (27.27%) Veritas

SAN Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) NAS
3 3 (27.27%) IPsec
3 3 (27.27%) SSL
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) IBM XIV
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Unix
4 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Solaris
5 2 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Data Security
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (27.27%) VCP6
2 3 (27.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (18.18%) CISA
3 2 (18.18%) CISM
3 2 (18.18%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) NCSA
3 2 (18.18%) SANS
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) vCloud
1 3 (27.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) GPFS
3 1 (9.09%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) NetApp OnCommand
1 2 (18.18%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) NetApp
3 4 (36.36%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) Brocade
4 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 3 (27.27%) Veritas
5 2 (18.18%) CommVault
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Isilon
6 1 (9.09%) SolidFire