SAN Jobs in England

Storage Area Network (SAN)
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 19 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
19 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 334 326 527
Rank change year-on-year -8 +201 -198
Permanent jobs citing SAN 666 993 806
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.79% 1.05% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.48% 6.79% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 578 666 676
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,250 £33,500
25th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £39,072
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%
75th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +2.70%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England

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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 12,147 14,614 17,443
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 14.43% 15.39% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8,654 7,668 10,507
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £28,189
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,916 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.86% -2.86% +5.00%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in England

SAN
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAN in England.

Salary trend for SAN in England

SAN
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAN in England over the 6 months to 19 April 2024.

Salary histogram for SAN in England

SAN
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 19 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
North of England -23 152 £42,500 +6.25% 16
London +3 145 £65,000 +1.96% 38
Midlands +2 133 £40,000 -20.00% 24
South East -24 102 £50,000 +17.65% 29
South West +4 77 £51,500 +22.62% 12
West Midlands -1 71 £38,000 -24.00% 17
Yorkshire +54 65 £44,000 +35.38% 6
East Midlands +1 61 £41,500 -20.95% 7
North West -51 52 £51,364 +14.14% 9
East of England +31 51 £43,500 -13.00% 12
North East +2 35 £32,500 -13.33% 1
SAN
UK

SAN
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 161 (24.17%) Microsoft Exchange
2 93 (13.96%) SharePoint
3 45 (6.76%) IIS
4 11 (1.65%) WordPress
5 8 (1.20%) SAS
6 6 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.75%) CMS
7 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.75%) nginx
8 4 (0.60%) Apache
8 4 (0.60%) CloudStack
9 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.30%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
Applications
1 55 (8.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.45%) SPSS
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.15%) Misys Opics
1 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.15%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 406 (60.96%) Azure
2 332 (49.85%) Microsoft 365
3 101 (15.17%) AWS
4 84 (12.61%) Entra ID
5 59 (8.86%) OneDrive
6 41 (6.16%) IaaS
7 39 (5.86%) SaaS
8 35 (5.26%) PaaS
9 29 (4.35%) GCP
10 28 (4.20%) Nutanix
11 13 (1.95%) OCI
12 12 (1.80%) Rubrik
13 11 (1.65%) Datadog
14 8 (1.20%) Power Automate
15 6 (0.90%) Azure DevOps
15 6 (0.90%) Azure Sentinel
15 6 (0.90%) Power Platform
15 6 (0.90%) WhatsApp
16 5 (0.75%) Azure Storage
16 5 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 275 (41.29%) Firewall
2 192 (28.83%) DNS
3 177 (26.58%) NAS
4 167 (25.08%) DHCP
5 134 (20.12%) WAN
6 126 (18.92%) VPN
7 117 (17.57%) LAN
8 98 (14.71%) VLAN
9 54 (8.11%) Wireless
10 53 (7.96%) TCP/IP
11 52 (7.81%) iSCSI
12 45 (6.76%) Wi-Fi
13 33 (4.95%) SD-WAN
14 32 (4.80%) Network Security
15 29 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
15 29 (4.35%) VoIP
15 29 (4.35%) WLAN
16 19 (2.85%) Skype
17 17 (2.55%) Internet
17 17 (2.55%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (19.07%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.80%) Amazon RDS
3 20 (3.00%) MySQL
4 6 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.90%) Power BI
5 5 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.45%) Big Data
6 3 (0.45%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.30%) Redis
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.15%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.60%) JIRA
2 3 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.30%) GitLab
General
1 233 (34.98%) Social Skills
2 91 (13.66%) Finance
3 83 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (5.86%) Organisational Skills
5 38 (5.71%) Law
6 30 (4.50%) Legal
7 19 (2.85%) Public Sector
8 18 (2.70%) Manufacturing
8 18 (2.70%) Military
9 16 (2.40%) Documentation Skills
10 15 (2.25%) Billing
11 13 (1.95%) Advertising
12 12 (1.80%) Telecoms
13 9 (1.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 7 (1.05%) Retail
15 5 (0.75%) Automotive
15 5 (0.75%) Banking
15 5 (0.75%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.60%) Aviation
16 4 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 197 (29.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 118 (17.72%) Support Engineer
3 106 (15.92%) IT Engineer
4 97 (14.56%) Senior
5 70 (10.51%) IT Support
6 58 (8.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 58 (8.71%) IT Support Engineer
7 53 (7.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 45 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 45 (6.76%) Administrator
9 40 (6.01%) Analyst
10 37 (5.56%) Lead
11 36 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 33 (4.95%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 31 (4.65%) Network Engineer
13 31 (4.65%) Storage Specialist
14 29 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
14 29 (4.35%) IT Administrator
15 28 (4.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 26 (3.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.55%) ARM Templates
1 17 (2.55%) LAMP
2 7 (1.05%) .NET
3 4 (0.60%) EDI
3 4 (0.60%) EJB
3 4 (0.60%) LDAP
4 3 (0.45%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.45%) CSS
4 3 (0.45%) HTML
4 3 (0.45%) jQuery
4 3 (0.45%) OAuth
5 2 (0.30%) .NET Core
5 2 (0.30%) JSON
5 2 (0.30%) SAML
5 2 (0.30%) ServiceStack
5 2 (0.30%) V-Ray
6 1 (0.15%) Flash
6 1 (0.15%) Middleware
6 1 (0.15%) Web Services
6 1 (0.15%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 108 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 60 (9.01%) Replication
3 53 (7.96%) Driving Licence
4 51 (7.66%) Clustering
5 40 (6.01%) Self-Motivation
6 36 (5.41%) PKI
7 34 (5.11%) Management Information System
8 29 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
9 26 (3.90%) Public Cloud
10 17 (2.55%) Fat Client
10 17 (2.55%) PMI
10 17 (2.55%) Thin Client
11 15 (2.25%) Onboarding
12 13 (1.95%) Security Posture
13 11 (1.65%) CCTV
13 11 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
15 8 (1.20%) VAX
16 6 (0.90%) Cyberattack
16 6 (0.90%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 450 (67.57%) Windows
2 342 (51.35%) Windows Server
3 213 (31.98%) Linux
4 91 (13.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 82 (12.31%) Windows Server 2016
6 70 (10.51%) Windows 10
7 66 (9.91%) Windows Server 2019
8 37 (5.56%) Ubuntu
9 24 (3.60%) SUSE
10 23 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (2.70%) Unix
12 18 (2.70%) Windows 7
13 15 (2.25%) AIX
14 14 (2.10%) VMS
15 12 (1.80%) Windows XP
16 11 (1.65%) CentOS
16 11 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
17 7 (1.05%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 174 (26.13%) ITIL
3 128 (19.22%) Problem-Solving
4 94 (14.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 84 (12.61%) Cybersecurity
6 76 (11.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 76 (11.41%) Server Management
7 67 (10.06%) Project Management
8 66 (9.91%) Mentoring
9 63 (9.46%) Project Delivery
10 59 (8.86%) Incident Management
11 54 (8.11%) Storage Management
12 51 (7.66%) Migration
13 47 (7.06%) Agile
14 44 (6.61%) Patch Management
15 39 (5.86%) Business Continuity
15 39 (5.86%) Customer Service
16 38 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
17 36 (5.41%) Proactive Monitoring
18 35 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 202 (30.33%) PowerShell
2 107 (16.07%) SQL
3 25 (3.75%) Bash
4 22 (3.30%) Python
5 6 (0.90%) C#
6 3 (0.45%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.45%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.30%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.15%) AWK
8 1 (0.15%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.15%) Korn
8 1 (0.15%) Perl
8 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 115 (17.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 96 (14.41%) Degree
3 85 (12.76%) Security Cleared
4 78 (11.71%) Cisco Certification
5 77 (11.56%) MCSE
6 68 (10.21%) SC Cleared
7 67 (10.06%) CCNA
8 64 (9.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 36 (5.41%) Azure Certification
9 36 (5.41%) DV Cleared
10 31 (4.65%) MCSA
11 27 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
12 26 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
13 22 (3.30%) CCNP
14 18 (2.70%) PMI Certification
15 15 (2.25%) MCP
16 12 (1.80%) Citrix Certification
17 10 (1.50%) A+ Certification
17 10 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 9 (1.35%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.31%) SLA
2 16 (2.40%) GDPR
3 11 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.20%) PMO
5 2 (0.30%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.30%) ISO 31000
5 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (0.30%) NIST
5 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) GRC
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.15%) NCSC
6 1 (0.15%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.15%) SOC 2
System Software
1 447 (67.12%) Active Directory
2 329 (49.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 197 (29.58%) Hyper-V
4 114 (17.12%) vSphere
5 65 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
7 22 (3.30%) VMware NSX
8 19 (2.85%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
10 16 (2.40%) vCloud
11 14 (2.10%) NFS
12 13 (1.95%) Terminal Services
12 13 (1.95%) XenApp
13 9 (1.35%) Firmware
14 7 (1.05%) DFS Replication
14 7 (1.05%) SRDF
15 6 (0.90%) Docker
15 6 (0.90%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 102 (15.32%) SCCM
2 78 (11.71%) Microsoft Intune
3 56 (8.41%) vCenter Server
4 32 (4.80%) NetBackup
5 31 (4.65%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 29 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
7 27 (4.05%) SCOM
8 25 (3.75%) WSUS
9 23 (3.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 20 (3.00%) Ansible
10 20 (3.00%) Failover Clustering
11 19 (2.85%) Backup Exec
12 16 (2.40%) EMC NetWorker
13 15 (2.25%) ZABBIX
14 14 (2.10%) Nagios
15 13 (1.95%) VxRail
16 12 (1.80%) Opsgenie
16 12 (1.80%) SmoothWall
17 11 (1.65%) vRealize
18 10 (1.50%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 482 (72.37%) VMware
2 470 (70.57%) Microsoft
3 179 (26.88%) Veeam
4 122 (18.32%) Cisco
5 117 (17.57%) HP
6 108 (16.22%) Citrix
7 76 (11.41%) Dell
8 75 (11.26%) NetApp
9 47 (7.06%) EMC
10 44 (6.61%) Nimble Storage
11 41 (6.16%) IBM
12 38 (5.71%) Palo Alto
13 34 (5.11%) 3PAR
14 32 (4.80%) Aruba
15 31 (4.65%) SolarWinds
16 28 (4.20%) Commvault
17 27 (4.05%) Oracle
18 24 (3.60%) Zerto
19 23 (3.45%) Fortinet
19 23 (3.45%) Sophos