The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 62 61
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.86% 2.47% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.36% 18.60% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 13
Median salary £30,764 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.61% +34.92%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 112 86 102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 16.09% 13.29% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 107 77 84
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% -2.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

SAN
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for SAN in Oxford

SAN
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Oxford over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Oxford

SAN
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SAN.

1 10 (76.92%) VMware
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Office 365
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) Sophos
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) NAS
6 4 (30.77%) XenApp
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) KVM
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 4 (30.77%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) DHCP
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 2 (15.38%) Unix
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) Wireless
8 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
8 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Office 365
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) NAS
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Service Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) Network Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Critical Success Factor
1 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
1 2 (15.38%) Presales
2 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
2 1 (7.69%) Network Design
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) KVM
3 4 (30.77%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Sophos
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) Aruba
5 1 (7.69%) Meru Networks
5 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard