The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 191 113
Rank change year-on-year -24 -78  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 497 743 1188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.47% 1.75% 2.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.36% 11.10% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 433 651 1048
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,688 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5307 6696 7655
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.70% 15.80% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4476 5657 6389
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

SAN
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SAN in London

SAN
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for SAN in London

SAN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the London 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
City of London +43 93 £58,250 +10.95% 11
Dagenham - 8 £41,500 - 2
Wembley +7 7 £47,000 -1.05%
Canary Wharf -10 5 £65,000 -17.46%
Croydon +8 4 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +1 4 £61,250 +16.66%
Hammersmith - 3 £29,500 -
Brentford 0 2 £45,750 -3.68%
West End of London 0 2 £52,750 -1.40% 3
Surbiton +12 1 - - 1
Bromley -1 1 - -
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region with a requirement for SAN.

1 728 (74.21%) VMware
2 659 (67.18%) Windows
3 451 (45.97%) Cisco
4 440 (44.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 421 (42.92%) Active Directory
6 403 (41.08%) Microsoft
7 376 (38.33%) Windows Server
8 334 (34.05%) Linux
9 323 (32.93%) Firewall
10 289 (29.46%) Finance
10 289 (29.46%) NAS
11 267 (27.22%) Hyper-V
12 265 (27.01%) Windows Server 2012
13 244 (24.87%) Citrix
14 229 (23.34%) SQL Server
15 225 (22.94%) Data Centre
16 216 (22.02%) HP
16 216 (22.02%) NetApp
17 214 (21.81%) MS Exchange
18 211 (21.51%) SQL
19 206 (21.00%) WAN
20 198 (20.18%) Windows Server 2008
21 195 (19.88%) LAN
22 191 (19.47%) EMC
23 181 (18.45%) MS Excel
23 181 (18.45%) Amazon AWS
24 180 (18.35%) iSCSI
25 170 (17.33%) PowerShell
26 168 (17.13%) IIS
27 164 (16.72%) DNS

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 214 (21.81%) MS Exchange
2 168 (17.13%) IIS
3 127 (12.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 97 (9.89%) Apache
5 94 (9.58%) SharePoint
6 82 (8.36%) Tomcat
7 81 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 51 (5.20%) Oracle Coherence
8 51 (5.20%) WebSphere
9 47 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 47 (4.79%) Skype for Business
10 44 (4.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 31 (3.16%) DataSynapse
12 20 (2.04%) JBoss
13 16 (1.63%) OpenStack
14 15 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (1.43%) WebLogic
16 10 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
16 10 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
17 9 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 181 (18.45%) MS Excel
2 51 (5.20%) MS Office
3 4 (0.41%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.20%) Autodesk Smoke
4 2 (0.20%) Baselight
4 2 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 31 (3.16%) RMDS
2 10 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.10%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 181 (18.45%) Amazon AWS
2 163 (16.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (14.27%) Office 365
4 37 (3.77%) IaaS
5 30 (3.06%) PaaS
6 27 (2.75%) SaaS
7 16 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
8 15 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.12%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.51%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.41%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.31%) Google Drive
13 2 (0.20%) Akamai
13 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.10%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 323 (32.93%) Firewall
2 289 (29.46%) NAS
3 206 (21.00%) WAN
4 195 (19.88%) LAN
5 180 (18.35%) iSCSI
6 164 (16.72%) DNS
7 132 (13.46%) Fibre Channel
8 131 (13.35%) DHCP
9 122 (12.44%) TCP/IP
10 97 (9.89%) VPN
11 81 (8.26%) VoIP
12 54 (5.50%) Multicast
13 52 (5.30%) FCoE
13 52 (5.30%) VLAN
13 52 (5.30%) Wireless
14 50 (5.10%) HTTP
15 49 (4.99%) LDAP
16 39 (3.98%) Internet
17 34 (3.47%) Cisco ASA
18 25 (2.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (23.34%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (4.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 41 (4.18%) Hadoop
4 41 (4.18%) HBase
5 40 (4.08%) MySQL
6 19 (1.94%) MongoDB
7 18 (1.83%) OLAP
7 18 (1.83%) Oracle Database
8 17 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (1.53%) OLTP
10 13 (1.33%) DB2
11 12 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (1.12%) Oracle Exadata
12 11 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.12%) Redis
13 10 (1.02%) NoSQL
13 10 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (1.02%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 20 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 14 (1.43%) JIRA
3 7 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.71%) Hudson
3 7 (0.71%) TeamCity
3 7 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.51%) MSI
4 5 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.41%) Subversion
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.10%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.10%) Vagrant
General
1 289 (29.46%) Finance
2 84 (8.56%) Banking
3 61 (6.22%) Telecoms
4 44 (4.49%) Marketing
5 27 (2.75%) Retail
6 26 (2.65%) Investment Banking
7 19 (1.94%) Legal
8 16 (1.63%) Law
9 14 (1.43%) Back Office
10 13 (1.33%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.22%) Electronics
12 11 (1.12%) Front Office
13 6 (0.61%) Advertising
13 6 (0.61%) Games
13 6 (0.61%) Publishing
14 3 (0.31%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Billing
15 2 (0.20%) French Language
15 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 174 (17.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 128 (13.05%) Architect
3 106 (10.81%) Analyst
4 100 (10.19%) Infrastructure Architect
5 98 (9.99%) Administrator
6 88 (8.97%) VMware Engineer
7 82 (8.36%) Support Engineer
8 75 (7.65%) Systems Administrator
9 66 (6.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 63 (6.42%) 3rd Line Support
11 62 (6.32%) IT Engineer
11 62 (6.32%) Systems Engineer
11 62 (6.32%) Windows Engineer
12 59 (6.01%) IT Support
13 53 (5.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 52 (5.30%) Server Engineer
15 47 (4.79%) Infrastructure Manager
15 47 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
15 47 (4.79%) Technical Architect
16 45 (4.59%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (8.77%) Middleware
2 42 (4.28%) HTML
3 38 (3.87%) XML
4 31 (3.16%) Rendezvous
4 31 (3.16%) Ultra Messaging
4 31 (3.16%) XSLT
5 27 (2.75%) .NET
6 26 (2.65%) Web Services
7 13 (1.33%) Flash
8 11 (1.12%) LAMP
8 11 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (0.71%) Kafka
10 5 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (0.51%) Regular Expression
10 5 (0.51%) Software Packaging
11 4 (0.41%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.31%) MSMQ
12 3 (0.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 3 (0.31%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (0.31%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 225 (22.94%) Data Centre
2 91 (9.28%) Clustering
3 55 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (4.79%) Replication
5 46 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 46 (4.69%) Public Cloud
6 42 (4.28%) Management Information System
7 31 (3.16%) Enterprise Storage
8 28 (2.85%) Driving Licence
9 23 (2.34%) EMC VNX
9 23 (2.34%) PKI
10 22 (2.24%) Hedge funds
10 22 (2.24%) Private Cloud
11 17 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
12 15 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
13 14 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
15 12 (1.22%) iPad
16 11 (1.12%) Derivative
16 11 (1.12%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 659 (67.18%) Windows
2 376 (38.33%) Windows Server
3 334 (34.05%) Linux
4 265 (27.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 198 (20.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 126 (12.84%) Solaris
7 114 (11.62%) Unix
8 97 (9.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 95 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 58 (5.91%) Windows 7
11 43 (4.38%) CentOS
12 39 (3.98%) Windows 10
13 22 (2.24%) Ubuntu
14 19 (1.94%) Mac OS X
15 16 (1.63%) Windows XP
16 11 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
17 10 (1.02%) Android
17 10 (1.02%) Windows 8
18 9 (0.92%) AIX
18 9 (0.92%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (15.29%) ITIL
2 117 (11.93%) Migration
3 104 (10.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 93 (9.48%) DevOps
5 88 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (8.66%) Project Management
7 81 (8.26%) Performance Tuning
8 57 (5.81%) High Availability
9 53 (5.40%) Presales
10 52 (5.30%) Benchmarking
11 50 (5.10%) Load Balancing
12 47 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 43 (4.38%) Configuration Management
14 40 (4.08%) E-Commerce
15 39 (3.98%) PRINCE2
16 38 (3.87%) Problem Management
17 37 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
18 35 (3.57%) Change Control
18 35 (3.57%) Risk Management
19 34 (3.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 211 (21.51%) SQL
2 170 (17.33%) PowerShell
3 72 (7.34%) Java
4 70 (7.14%) Perl
5 59 (6.01%) Python
6 50 (5.10%) Shell Script
7 36 (3.67%) JavaScript
8 35 (3.57%) Bash Shell
9 24 (2.45%) Ruby
10 14 (1.43%) VB
11 13 (1.33%) C
12 10 (1.02%) C#
12 10 (1.02%) Go
12 10 (1.02%) PHP
12 10 (1.02%) T-SQL
13 8 (0.82%) Korn
14 5 (0.51%) Bourne shell
14 5 (0.51%) C-shell
15 4 (0.41%) AWK
15 4 (0.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 147 (14.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 112 (11.42%) MCSE
3 101 (10.30%) Cisco Certification
4 88 (8.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 72 (7.34%) CCNA
6 66 (6.73%) Degree
7 46 (4.69%) MCSA
8 43 (4.38%) CCNP
9 28 (2.85%) MCP
10 26 (2.65%) MCITP
11 13 (1.33%) VCP5
12 11 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 10 (1.02%) PhD
13 10 (1.02%) RHCE
14 9 (0.92%) EMC Certification
15 8 (0.82%) VCAP
16 7 (0.71%) CCDP
16 7 (0.71%) VCP6
17 5 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
17 5 (0.51%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.99%) SLA
2 28 (2.85%) QA
3 6 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.20%) COBIT
4 2 (0.20%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.20%) PMO
5 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.10%) EMIR
5 1 (0.10%) GCP
5 1 (0.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 440 (44.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 421 (42.92%) Active Directory
3 267 (27.22%) Hyper-V
4 159 (16.21%) vSphere
5 108 (11.01%) NFS
6 101 (10.30%) XenApp
7 60 (6.12%) VMware ESX
8 57 (5.81%) KVM
9 56 (5.71%) Xen
10 55 (5.61%) Oracle RAC
11 52 (5.30%) SRDF
12 50 (5.10%) XenDesktop
13 36 (3.67%) XenServer
14 31 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
14 31 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
15 30 (3.06%) Docker
16 24 (2.45%) Terminal Services
17 21 (2.14%) Virtual Servers
18 19 (1.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 16 (1.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 88 (8.97%) SCCM
2 84 (8.56%) Puppet
3 67 (6.83%) Ansible
4 57 (5.81%) SCOM
5 42 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (3.47%) NetBackup
7 33 (3.36%) Nagios
8 31 (3.16%) Backup Exec
9 22 (2.24%) WSUS
10 21 (2.14%) Microsoft Clustering
11 17 (1.73%) Kubernetes
12 16 (1.63%) Icinga
13 15 (1.53%) Control-M
14 14 (1.43%) XenMobile
15 12 (1.22%) AirWatch
15 12 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
16 11 (1.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 10 (1.02%) Kibana
18 9 (0.92%) Salt
18 9 (0.92%) SELinux
Vendors
1 728 (74.21%) VMware
2 451 (45.97%) Cisco
3 403 (41.08%) Microsoft
4 244 (24.87%) Citrix
5 216 (22.02%) HP
5 216 (22.02%) NetApp
6 191 (19.47%) EMC
7 136 (13.86%) Oracle
8 93 (9.48%) Red Hat
9 78 (7.95%) Dell
10 70 (7.14%) IBM
11 65 (6.63%) Veeam
12 64 (6.52%) Juniper
13 62 (6.32%) Intel
14 52 (5.30%) Sybase
15 47 (4.79%) SolarWinds
16 44 (4.49%) CheckPoint
17 41 (4.18%) Google
18 40 (4.08%) Brocade
19 36 (3.67%) Symantec
West London
Ameris
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension contribution.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Ebury
Salary: £35000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits + Projects
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £375 - £400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum basic + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Life Insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
GK Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37960 - £38285 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Citywire
Salary: up to £23k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Frontier Technology
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum pension, health insurance, profit an
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago