Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 128 137 124
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 -28
Permanent jobs citing SAN 18 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.85% 0.63% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.86% 3.05% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 34
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -2.63% -5.00%
10th Percentile £34,150 £31,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,000 £62,500 £71,625
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year - -11.46% +1.05%

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 370 426 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.45% 20.72% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 250 333 372
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £42,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.70% -8.00%
10th Percentile £26,925 £24,000 £24,775
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -10.00%

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 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SAN in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for SAN.

1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
1 13 (72.22%) Hyper-V
2 12 (66.67%) NAS
2 12 (66.67%) SCCM
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 11 (61.11%) WSUS
3 11 (61.11%) Azure
4 10 (55.56%) Cisco
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Server Management
5 9 (50.00%) Arista
5 9 (50.00%) Break/Fix
5 9 (50.00%) Decision-Making
5 9 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
5 9 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (50.00%) Emulex
5 9 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (50.00%) Private Cloud
5 9 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (50.00%) Security Patching
5 9 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (50.00%) DHCP
5 9 (50.00%) DNS
5 9 (50.00%) Firmware
5 9 (50.00%) Security Management

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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Azure
2 9 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) NAS
2 9 (50.00%) DHCP
2 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 9 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 9 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
General
1 9 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) IT Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Azure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Support
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (50.00%) Clustering
2 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (50.00%) Private Cloud
3 8 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (27.78%) Social Network
5 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Break/Fix
1 9 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 9 (50.00%) Security Management
1 9 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 9 (50.00%) Server Management
1 9 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (5.56%) Due Diligence
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
1 13 (72.22%) Hyper-V
2 9 (50.00%) Firmware
2 9 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (5.56%) KVM
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) SCCM
2 11 (61.11%) WSUS
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Arista
3 9 (50.00%) Brocade
3 9 (50.00%) Emulex
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) CommVault
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Veeam