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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 62 87
Rank change year-on-year -33 +25  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 15 71 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.17% 3.92% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.19% 14.31% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 70 47
Median salary £45,000 £56,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +40.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £65,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 358 496 592
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 27.82% 27.37% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 935 1441 1534
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) DNS
2 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 29 (58.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (56.00%) Firewall
5 27 (54.00%) VMware
5 27 (54.00%) Windows Server
6 21 (42.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (42.00%) Hyper-V
7 19 (38.00%) Cisco
8 18 (36.00%) Dell
9 17 (34.00%) HP
10 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (30.00%) NAS
11 15 (30.00%) Veeam
12 14 (28.00%) Office 365
12 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
13 13 (26.00%) Linux
13 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
13 13 (26.00%) NetApp
13 13 (26.00%) Backup Exec
14 12 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (24.00%) EMC
14 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (24.00%) CentOS
14 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
15 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
15 11 (22.00%) IIS
16 10 (20.00%) CommVault
17 9 (18.00%) VPN

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 11 (22.00%) IIS
2 9 (18.00%) Apache
3 7 (14.00%) Apache Solr
3 7 (14.00%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (14.00%) nginx
3 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.00%) JBoss
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Office 365
2 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (14.00%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (14.00%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (14.00%) Amazon S3
4 7 (14.00%) Google App Engine
4 7 (14.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.00%) IaaS
6 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (60.00%) DNS
2 28 (56.00%) Firewall
3 15 (30.00%) NAS
4 13 (26.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (18.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (18.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (18.00%) VPN
6 8 (16.00%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (16.00%) DHCP
6 8 (16.00%) HTTP
6 8 (16.00%) Internet
6 8 (16.00%) iSCSI
7 7 (14.00%) OpenVPN
7 7 (14.00%) SSH
8 6 (12.00%) FTP
9 4 (8.00%) Intranet
9 4 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (8.00%) MPLS
9 4 (8.00%) Network Security
10 3 (6.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) MySQL
3 7 (14.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (14.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (12.00%) Automotive
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Administrator
2 13 (26.00%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Network Administrator
4 10 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) Support Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) SAN Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) Senior Network Administrator
7 7 (14.00%) Network Engineer
7 7 (14.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 7 (14.00%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (12.00%) Active Directory Engineer
9 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (10.00%) Network Systems Engineer
9 5 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Technician
9 5 (10.00%) Senior Technician
9 5 (10.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
9 5 (10.00%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (14.00%) Kafka
1 7 (14.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (6.00%) POSIX
3 1 (2.00%) LAMP
3 1 (2.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.00%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (14.00%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.00%) Clustering
4 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 29 (58.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (54.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (26.00%) Linux
6 12 (24.00%) CentOS
7 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.00%) Debian
10 1 (2.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (18.00%) Data Management
2 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL
3 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (14.00%) High Availability
3 7 (14.00%) Microservices
4 6 (12.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.00%) B2C
6 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) Time Management
7 1 (2.00%) Migration
7 1 (2.00%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.00%) Project Management
7 1 (2.00%) Server Building
7 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) Perl
3 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) CCNA
1 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) MCSE
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) CCNP
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.00%) HND
3 1 (2.00%) MCP
3 1 (2.00%) MCSA
3 1 (2.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (42.00%) Hyper-V
2 21 (42.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.00%) NFS
4 7 (14.00%) Docker
4 7 (14.00%) Varnish
5 5 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (8.00%) vSphere
7 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.00%) vCloud
8 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) Backup Exec
2 9 (18.00%) NetBackup
3 8 (16.00%) Puppet
4 7 (14.00%) HAProxy
4 7 (14.00%) Kibana
4 7 (14.00%) logstash
4 7 (14.00%) ZABBIX
5 5 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (6.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (6.00%) FortiGate
6 3 (6.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (6.00%) WSUS
7 2 (4.00%) vCenter Server
8 1 (2.00%) cPanel
8 1 (2.00%) Nagios
8 1 (2.00%) OpenAM
8 1 (2.00%) Plesk
8 1 (2.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) VMware
2 19 (38.00%) Cisco
3 18 (36.00%) Dell
4 17 (34.00%) HP
5 15 (30.00%) Veeam
6 13 (26.00%) NetApp
7 12 (24.00%) EMC
8 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (20.00%) CommVault
10 9 (18.00%) arcserve
11 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
11 7 (14.00%) New Relic
12 5 (10.00%) EqualLogic
12 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
12 5 (10.00%) Veritas
13 4 (8.00%) McAfee
14 3 (6.00%) Juniper
14 3 (6.00%) Kaspersky
14 3 (6.00%) Sophos
14 3 (6.00%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago