Period
to 17 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for VSAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VSAN over the 6 months to 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Storage Area Network (VSAN)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 434 276 505
Rank change year-on-year -158 +229 +50
Permanent jobs citing VSAN 9 13 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.052% 0.15% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.79% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 8
10th Percentile £55,250 £44,750 £48,750
25th Percentile £63,125 £50,250 £54,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -14.29%
75th Percentile £73,313 £68,750 £69,688
90th Percentile £74,775 £72,500 £75,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £66,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -28.30% +26.19% -4.55%

VSAN 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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,457 1,638 4,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.14% 19.32% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,701 1,351 3,338
10th Percentile £25,750 £31,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,750 £33,544
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% -3.16%

VSAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VSAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VSAN in the South East

VSAN
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VSAN in the South East.

Salary trend for VSAN in the South East

VSAN
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VSAN in the South East over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Salary histogram for VSAN in the South East

VSAN
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSAN within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -110 8 £70,000 +42.86% 4
Berkshire -77 2 £70,000 - 1
Thames Valley -99 2 £70,000 - 2
Surrey -63 1 £50,000 -28.57% 1
VSAN
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, IT jobs citing VSAN 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 South East region with a requirement for VSAN.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (66.67%) Azure
3 6 (66.67%) AWS
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) vSphere
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) Military
5 4 (44.44%) VMware NSX
6 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
6 3 (33.33%) Ansible
6 3 (33.33%) DevOps
6 3 (33.33%) Microservices
6 3 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (33.33%) Clustering
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 3 (33.33%) SCOM
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage

VSAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) AWS
1 6 (66.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 4 (44.44%) Military
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Microservices
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Architectural Design
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) VMware NSX
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) NFS
4 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
4 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
2 2 (22.22%) vRealize
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) PowerCLI
3 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
3 1 (11.11%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Splunk
4 2 (22.22%) Brocade
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Intel
5 1 (11.11%) Sun
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam