Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 87 93
Rank change year-on-year -32 +6 -23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 103 165 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.11% 3.06% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.44% 20.32% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 97 141 180
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,200 £28,000 £29,850
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £60,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 667 812 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.65% 15.07% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 574 695 985
Leeds median annual salary £41,500 £38,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.21% -0.65% -4.38%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - -6.25%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Leeds

SAN
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for SAN in Leeds

SAN
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SAN.

1 88 (85.44%) VMware
2 83 (80.58%) Windows
3 75 (72.82%) Active Directory
4 73 (70.87%) Microsoft
5 70 (67.96%) Windows Server
6 68 (66.02%) VMware Infrastructure
7 63 (61.17%) MS Exchange
7 63 (61.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 56 (54.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (42.72%) WAN
9 44 (42.72%) Citrix
10 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
11 40 (38.83%) LAN
12 39 (37.86%) Linux
13 37 (35.92%) Cisco
13 37 (35.92%) NetApp
14 34 (33.01%) Firewall
15 33 (32.04%) ITIL
16 31 (30.10%) Windows 7
17 30 (29.13%) XenApp
18 28 (27.18%) XenDesktop
18 28 (27.18%) HP
19 26 (25.24%) Exchange Server 2010
20 25 (24.27%) Data Centre
21 22 (21.36%) Unix
22 21 (20.39%) DNS
22 21 (20.39%) MPLS
23 20 (19.42%) Clustering
23 20 (19.42%) Hyper-V
24 19 (18.45%) Disaster Recovery

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 63 (61.17%) MS Exchange
2 26 (25.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (15.53%) SharePoint
4 13 (12.62%) IIS
5 12 (11.65%) Skype for Business
6 10 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (2.91%) JBoss
9 3 (2.91%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (14.56%) Office 365
2 14 (13.59%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.97%) Boomi
4 1 (0.97%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (42.72%) WAN
2 40 (38.83%) LAN
3 34 (33.01%) Firewall
4 21 (20.39%) DNS
4 21 (20.39%) MPLS
5 16 (15.53%) VPN
6 14 (13.59%) DHCP
7 13 (12.62%) TCP/IP
8 10 (9.71%) NAS
9 9 (8.74%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (8.74%) VoIP
10 8 (7.77%) Asterisk PBX
11 5 (4.85%) BIG-IP
11 5 (4.85%) Cisco ISE
11 5 (4.85%) iSCSI
11 5 (4.85%) NX-OS
12 4 (3.88%) DMVPN
12 4 (3.88%) Network Security
12 4 (3.88%) Spanning Tree
12 4 (3.88%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (41.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.83%) MySQL
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.91%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.94%) InfluxDB
7 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.97%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.85%) Subversion
1 5 (4.85%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (11.65%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.77%) Finance
3 4 (3.88%) Advertising
4 3 (2.91%) Legal
4 3 (2.91%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Law
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (33.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (27.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 19 (18.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (11.65%) Support Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (9.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) Architect
6 9 (8.74%) IT Engineer
6 9 (8.74%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 8 (7.77%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Senior IT Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) IT Support
8 7 (6.80%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Senior IT Support
8 7 (6.80%) Senior Support Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.27%) Data Centre
2 20 (19.42%) Clustering
3 6 (5.83%) PKI
3 6 (5.83%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.91%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.91%) Replication
5 2 (1.94%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.94%) iPad
5 2 (1.94%) NHS
5 2 (1.94%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.97%) New Media
6 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 83 (80.58%) Windows
2 70 (67.96%) Windows Server
3 63 (61.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (54.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (37.86%) Linux
6 31 (30.10%) Windows 7
7 22 (21.36%) Unix
8 12 (11.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (4.85%) Solaris
11 4 (3.88%) Debian
11 4 (3.88%) HPUX
12 3 (2.91%) AIX
12 3 (2.91%) Mac OS
12 3 (2.91%) SUSE
12 3 (2.91%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.97%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.04%) ITIL
2 19 (18.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (10.68%) Project Management
3 11 (10.68%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (9.71%) Change Control
5 9 (8.74%) Presales
5 9 (8.74%) Service Delivery
6 8 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (7.77%) ITIL V3
7 7 (6.80%) DevOps
7 7 (6.80%) Server Virtualisation
8 6 (5.83%) Business Continuity
8 6 (5.83%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.83%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.85%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (4.85%) Service Management
10 4 (3.88%) Information Security
10 4 (3.88%) Load Balancing
10 4 (3.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.45%) SQL
2 9 (8.74%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.85%) Bash Shell
3 5 (4.85%) Python
3 5 (4.85%) Ruby
4 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.65%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (7.77%) MCSE
4 7 (6.80%) CCNA
5 5 (4.85%) CCNP
5 5 (4.85%) Degree
5 5 (4.85%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.88%) MCP
6 4 (3.88%) MCSA
7 1 (0.97%) CCENT
7 1 (0.97%) ISEB
7 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.97%) MCITP
7 1 (0.97%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.68%) PCI DSS
2 8 (7.77%) SLA
3 2 (1.94%) GDPR
3 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.97%) PMO
System Software
1 75 (72.82%) Active Directory
2 68 (66.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (29.13%) XenApp
4 28 (27.18%) XenDesktop
5 20 (19.42%) Hyper-V
6 12 (11.65%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (10.68%) vSphere
8 8 (7.77%) OpenSIPS
9 5 (4.85%) Docker
9 5 (4.85%) iptables
10 3 (2.91%) XenServer
11 2 (1.94%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.94%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.94%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (15.53%) SCCM
2 9 (8.74%) SCOM
3 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (4.85%) Consul
4 5 (4.85%) Graphite
4 5 (4.85%) Kubernetes
4 5 (4.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.85%) Prometheus
4 5 (4.85%) Puppet
4 5 (4.85%) WSUS
5 4 (3.88%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.88%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (2.91%) Cobbler
6 3 (2.91%) Nagios
7 2 (1.94%) Opsview
7 2 (1.94%) Salt
7 2 (1.94%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.94%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.97%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 88 (85.44%) VMware
2 73 (70.87%) Microsoft
3 44 (42.72%) Citrix
4 37 (35.92%) Cisco
4 37 (35.92%) NetApp
5 28 (27.18%) HP
6 18 (17.48%) CommVault
7 14 (13.59%) F5
7 14 (13.59%) Veeam
8 11 (10.68%) Dell
8 11 (10.68%) Dell Compellent
9 10 (9.71%) Avaya
10 6 (5.83%) Oracle
10 6 (5.83%) Red Hat
11 5 (4.85%) Civica
11 5 (4.85%) Hitachi
11 5 (4.85%) Symantec
12 4 (3.88%) Nimble Storage
13 3 (2.91%) Google
13 3 (2.91%) Huawei