Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 130 116
Rank change year-on-year -17 -14 -27
Permanent jobs citing SAN 23 47 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.77% 1.61% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.84% 9.38% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 67
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,150 £30,050 £23,850
90th Percentile £70,450 £70,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 475 501 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.99% 17.19% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 376 416 405
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,875 £26,250 £24,700
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Oxfordshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for SAN in Oxfordshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Salary histogram for SAN in Oxfordshire

SAN
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Witney - 10 £32,500 -
Oxford -11 7 £52,500 -25.00%
Banbury +14 2 £35,000 -26.32%
Abingdon -5 1 £52,500 +64.06%
Thame -16 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Wallingford - 1 £56,500 -
SAN
South East

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) VMware
3 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
4 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
5 15 (65.22%) DNS
5 15 (65.22%) DHCP
6 14 (60.87%) Cisco
6 14 (60.87%) HP
7 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
8 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
9 10 (43.48%) Apple
9 10 (43.48%) Office 365
10 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (39.13%) Windows 10
10 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
10 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (34.78%) Citrix
11 8 (34.78%) VPN
11 8 (34.78%) Firewall
12 7 (30.43%) Windows 8
12 7 (30.43%) WAN
12 7 (30.43%) SCCM
12 7 (30.43%) WSUS
13 6 (26.09%) Migration
13 6 (26.09%) VLAN
13 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
13 6 (26.09%) Veeam
13 6 (26.09%) Windows 7

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (21.74%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) DHCP
1 15 (65.22%) DNS
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) VPN
3 7 (30.43%) WAN
4 6 (26.09%) VLAN
5 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
5 5 (21.74%) NAS
5 5 (21.74%) Skype
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (17.39%) LAN
7 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.70%) FTP
8 2 (8.70%) HTTP
8 2 (8.70%) Network Security
8 2 (8.70%) SMTP
8 2 (8.70%) SNMP
8 2 (8.70%) VoIP
8 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 12 (52.17%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (47.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Support Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (26.09%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (26.09%) Systems Support
5 6 (26.09%) Systems Support Engineer
6 5 (21.74%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (17.39%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
9 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Fat Client
2 4 (17.39%) Thin Client
3 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (13.04%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.35%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
3 9 (39.13%) Windows 10
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (30.43%) Windows 8
6 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
7 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
8 4 (17.39%) Mac OS X
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.35%) Linux
9 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (21.74%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (21.74%) Presales
2 5 (21.74%) Service Management
2 5 (21.74%) Web Filtering
3 4 (17.39%) ERP
3 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.04%) CAD
4 3 (13.04%) IT Strategy
4 3 (13.04%) Line Management
4 3 (13.04%) PLM
4 3 (13.04%) Virtual Team Management
4 3 (13.04%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCNP
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
1 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
3 6 (26.09%) vSphere
4 5 (21.74%) XenApp
4 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
5 2 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
1 7 (30.43%) WSUS
2 6 (26.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (21.74%) SmoothWall
4 2 (8.70%) SCOM
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (4.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) HP
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) Apple
5 8 (34.78%) Citrix
6 6 (26.09%) Dell
6 6 (26.09%) Veeam
7 5 (21.74%) Sophos
7 5 (21.74%) Symantec
8 4 (17.39%) NetApp
9 3 (13.04%) Riverbed
10 2 (8.70%) Intel
10 2 (8.70%) Juniper
10 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
11 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
11 1 (4.35%) Aruba
11 1 (4.35%) CommVault
11 1 (4.35%) EqualLogic
11 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint