The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 71 72 60
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 34 75 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.78% 3.85% 3.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.77% 13.11% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33 67 73
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £82,000
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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 348 572 728
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.41% 29.39% 30.49%
Number of salaries quoted 230 466 387
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

SAN
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for SAN in Reading

SAN
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Reading over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Reading

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for SAN.

1 64 (86.49%) Windows
2 47 (63.51%) Active Directory
3 46 (62.16%) Windows Server
4 41 (55.41%) VMware
5 36 (48.65%) NAS
6 34 (45.95%) Firewall
7 33 (44.59%) Hyper-V
7 33 (44.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (36.49%) Cisco
10 26 (35.14%) NetApp
11 23 (31.08%) DNS
12 20 (27.03%) Linux
13 18 (24.32%) ITIL
14 17 (22.97%) VPN
14 17 (22.97%) Data Centre
15 16 (21.62%) Windows 7
16 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
16 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
17 14 (18.92%) TCP/IP
17 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
18 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (17.57%) Finance
18 13 (17.57%) HP
19 12 (16.22%) Citrix
19 12 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
19 12 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
19 12 (16.22%) CCNA
20 11 (14.86%) CheckPoint
20 11 (14.86%) MS Excel

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.16%) Apache
2 9 (12.16%) IIS
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.76%) Apache Solr
4 5 (6.76%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.76%) nginx
5 4 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (5.41%) JBoss
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.41%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.41%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.70%) IBM Domino
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (12.16%) Office 365
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (6.76%) Amazon S3
2 5 (6.76%) Google App Engine
2 5 (6.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (5.41%) SaaS
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (48.65%) NAS
2 34 (45.95%) Firewall
3 23 (31.08%) DNS
4 17 (22.97%) VPN
5 14 (18.92%) TCP/IP
6 9 (12.16%) Wireless
7 8 (10.81%) HTTP
7 8 (10.81%) Internet
7 8 (10.81%) LAN
7 8 (10.81%) VLAN
7 8 (10.81%) WAN
8 7 (9.46%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (9.46%) DHCP
9 6 (8.11%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (8.11%) FTP
9 6 (8.11%) iSCSI
9 6 (8.11%) SSH
10 5 (6.76%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (6.76%) OpenVPN
11 4 (5.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.16%) MySQL
3 5 (6.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (6.76%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.76%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.70%) AQtime
2 2 (2.70%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.70%) WebLOAD
General
1 13 (17.57%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Automotive
3 2 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 23 (31.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (25.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Infrastructure Support
4 16 (21.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Storage Engineer
5 15 (20.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (20.27%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (20.27%) Administrator
6 14 (18.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (18.92%) Network Engineer
7 13 (17.57%) SAN Engineer
7 13 (17.57%) Storage Support Engineer
8 11 (14.86%) Network Support
8 11 (14.86%) Network Support Engineer
8 11 (14.86%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (13.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 10 (13.51%) Network Administrator
10 9 (12.16%) Cisco Design Engineer
10 9 (12.16%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (6.76%) Kafka
1 5 (6.76%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (5.41%) LAMP
2 4 (5.41%) Middleware
2 4 (5.41%) Web Services
3 3 (4.05%) POSIX
4 2 (2.70%) .NET
4 2 (2.70%) MAPI
5 1 (1.35%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.46%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (6.76%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.41%) Clustering
4 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 64 (86.49%) Windows
2 46 (62.16%) Windows Server
3 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (27.03%) Linux
5 16 (21.62%) Windows 7
6 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (13.51%) Unix
8 6 (8.11%) CentOS
9 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) ITIL
2 12 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (12.16%) Network Architecture
3 9 (12.16%) Network Design
3 9 (12.16%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (12.16%) Network Planning
4 8 (10.81%) Data Management
4 8 (10.81%) Data Protection
5 7 (9.46%) Business Continuity
5 7 (9.46%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.76%) High Availability
6 5 (6.76%) Microservices
7 4 (5.41%) Web Operations
8 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.70%) Defect Management
9 2 (2.70%) Performance Testing
9 2 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) Bash Shell
2 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.41%) Perl
4 3 (4.05%) C
4 3 (4.05%) SQL
5 2 (2.70%) C#
5 2 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) CCNA
1 12 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.51%) CCNP
3 9 (12.16%) CCIE
3 9 (12.16%) CCIP
3 9 (12.16%) CCSA
3 9 (12.16%) CCSP
4 8 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (5.41%) Degree
6 2 (2.70%) MCSA
6 2 (2.70%) MCSE
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (63.51%) Active Directory
2 33 (44.59%) Hyper-V
2 33 (44.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.81%) NFS
4 5 (6.76%) Docker
4 5 (6.76%) Varnish
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.70%) XenApp
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Backup Exec
1 9 (12.16%) Puppet
2 7 (9.46%) NetBackup
3 5 (6.76%) HAProxy
3 5 (6.76%) Kibana
3 5 (6.76%) logstash
3 5 (6.76%) ZABBIX
4 4 (5.41%) OpenAM
5 3 (4.05%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.70%) Perfmon
7 1 (1.35%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.35%) Nagios
7 1 (1.35%) Simpana
7 1 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (55.41%) VMware
2 27 (36.49%) Cisco
3 26 (35.14%) NetApp
4 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
5 13 (17.57%) HP
6 12 (16.22%) Citrix
7 11 (14.86%) CheckPoint
8 10 (13.51%) Dell
9 9 (12.16%) EMC
9 9 (12.16%) Veeam
10 8 (10.81%) arcserve
10 8 (10.81%) CommVault
11 5 (6.76%) New Relic
11 5 (6.76%) Oracle
12 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
12 4 (5.41%) Sun
12 4 (5.41%) Veritas
13 3 (4.05%) EqualLogic
13 3 (4.05%) IBM
14 2 (2.70%) Symantec
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