Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 117 124
Rank change year-on-year -26 +7 -46
Permanent jobs citing SAN 14 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.58% 1.28% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 6.91% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 33
Reading median annual salary £51,250 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.87% +27.78% -20.00%
10th Percentile £36,750 £34,219 £35,000
90th Percentile £61,875 £103,750 £64,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -10.00%

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 476 434 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.64% 18.45% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 363 357 460
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,250 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -3.55%

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 25 August 2019.

Salary histogram for SAN in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) NAS
2 9 (64.29%) AWS
3 8 (57.14%) Azure
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) HP
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) Clustering
5 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 6 (42.86%) Veeam
5 6 (42.86%) Project Delivery
6 5 (35.71%) Web SSO
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (35.71%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
6 5 (35.71%) SCCM
6 5 (35.71%) SCOM
6 5 (35.71%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) Process Improvement

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 3 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) JBoss
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
1 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) AWS
2 8 (57.14%) Azure
3 3 (21.43%) SaaS
4 2 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (7.14%) Power Platform
5 1 (7.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) NAS
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (21.43%) HTTP
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) DKIM
5 1 (7.14%) DMARC
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) IMAP
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) POP3
5 1 (7.14%) Skype
5 1 (7.14%) SMTP
5 1 (7.14%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
General
1 2 (14.29%) German Language
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Site Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) SAP Basis
3 3 (21.43%) LAMP
3 3 (21.43%) LDAP
3 3 (21.43%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Clustering
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.14%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (14.29%) AIX
6 2 (14.29%) HPUX
6 2 (14.29%) IRIX
6 2 (14.29%) Solaris
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Project Delivery
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (35.71%) Process Improvement
2 5 (35.71%) Web SSO
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Web Operations
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Application Rationalisation
5 1 (7.14%) Budget Control
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Presales
5 1 (7.14%) Product Management
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) ABAP
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 3 (21.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HP ASE
2 1 (7.14%) HP MASE
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) VMware NSX
5 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) HP Data Protector
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
1 5 (35.71%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (7.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) HP
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Veeam
5 5 (35.71%) SAP
6 3 (21.43%) OutSystems
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
7 1 (7.14%) Brocade
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
7 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
7 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
7 1 (7.14%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto