Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 99 141
Rank change year-on-year -26 +42 -46
Permanent jobs citing SAN 30 100 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.26% 2.86% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.49% 9.31% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25 82 72
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,800 £37,275 £35,775
90th Percentile £93,000 £65,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £48,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% +5.00% +4.71%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 546 1074 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 22.86% 30.76% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 406 712 875
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,100 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,875 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% +6.67%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for SAN.

1 20 (66.67%) Firewall
2 17 (56.67%) VMware
2 17 (56.67%) DNS
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 16 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 16 (53.33%) Cisco
3 16 (53.33%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) Linux
4 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 13 (43.33%) Juniper
6 12 (40.00%) ITIL
6 12 (40.00%) HTTP
6 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 12 (40.00%) NAS
6 12 (40.00%) F5
6 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (33.33%) WAN
9 9 (30.00%) SSH
9 9 (30.00%) iSCSI
9 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
10 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (26.67%) Degree
10 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
10 8 (26.67%) LAN
10 8 (26.67%) NFS
10 8 (26.67%) MPLS

SAN
Co-occurring 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 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.00%) Confluence
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.00%) IaaS
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.67%) Office 365
4 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) Firewall
2 17 (56.67%) DNS
3 16 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 12 (40.00%) HTTP
4 12 (40.00%) NAS
5 10 (33.33%) WAN
6 9 (30.00%) iSCSI
6 9 (30.00%) SSH
7 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (26.67%) Internet
7 8 (26.67%) LAN
7 8 (26.67%) MPLS
8 7 (23.33%) FTP
8 7 (23.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (20.00%) DHCP
9 6 (20.00%) VLAN
10 5 (16.67%) BIG-IP
10 5 (16.67%) Intranet
10 5 (16.67%) Network Security
11 4 (13.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
1 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Administrator
1 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (23.33%) Network Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Senior Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Senior Network Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Junior
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) POSIX
2 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
5 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (23.33%) CentOS
6 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
7 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
9 3 (10.00%) Kali Linux
9 3 (10.00%) Unix
10 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
11 1 (3.33%) Debian
11 1 (3.33%) Fedora
11 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (20.00%) Information Security
4 5 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) ISMS
5 4 (13.33%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (10.00%) Malware Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) Security Management
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.67%) Network Management
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.67%) Server Building
8 1 (3.33%) Data Management
8 1 (3.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (10.00%) CCNA
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.67%) AWS Certification
5 2 (6.67%) MCSE
6 1 (3.33%) CCIE
6 1 (3.33%) CCNP
6 1 (3.33%) HND
6 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.33%) MCP
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (26.67%) NFS
3 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) KVM
5 1 (3.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
2 3 (10.00%) Ansible
2 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (10.00%) Nagios
2 3 (10.00%) Nessus
2 3 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (10.00%) Nmap
2 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) SCOM
3 2 (6.67%) vCenter Server
4 1 (3.33%) cPanel
4 1 (3.33%) Plesk
4 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
1 17 (56.67%) VMware
2 16 (53.33%) Cisco
3 13 (43.33%) Juniper
4 12 (40.00%) F5
5 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (16.67%) Veeam
7 4 (13.33%) Dell
8 3 (10.00%) Brocade
8 3 (10.00%) CA
8 3 (10.00%) Citrix
8 3 (10.00%) CommVault
8 3 (10.00%) EMC
8 3 (10.00%) HP
8 3 (10.00%) McAfee
8 3 (10.00%) NetApp
8 3 (10.00%) Qualys
8 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (10.00%) Sophos
8 3 (10.00%) Veritas