Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Storage Area Network (VSAN)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 394 382 502
Rank change year-on-year -12 +120 +33
Permanent jobs citing VSAN 19 4 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.028% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
10th Percentile £57,250 " "
25th Percentile £63,750 " £66,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -3.57%
75th Percentile £70,625 " £73,438
90th Percentile £72,500 " £76,250
England median annual salary £54,750 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +9.50% -20.00% +4.17%

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 2,063 2,489 4,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.61% 17.27% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,524 1,994 3,374
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
75th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £61,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% -2.11%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 -21 15 £70,000 +16.67% 3
Thames Valley -13 3 £70,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 £67,500 -
Berkshire -8 2 £70,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
VSAN
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (84.21%) ITIL
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 15 (78.95%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
6 13 (68.42%) vSphere
7 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
7 12 (63.16%) Windows
7 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
8 10 (52.63%) MCSA
8 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (47.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (47.37%) Military
10 8 (42.11%) Service Management
10 8 (42.11%) Cisco
10 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
10 8 (42.11%) VMware NSX
10 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2019
11 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (36.84%) CCNA
11 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (36.84%) Linux
11 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
11 7 (36.84%) Degree
12 6 (31.58%) Migration
12 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange

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 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Azure
2 3 (15.79%) AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DHCP
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
4 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) SD-WAN
5 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) Skype
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
General
1 9 (47.37%) Military
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) IT Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) IT Support
2 6 (31.58%) IT Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Associate Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.79%) Private Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2019
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Service Management
3 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (26.32%) IT Strategy
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
6 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
6 3 (15.79%) High Availability
6 3 (15.79%) ITSM
6 3 (15.79%) Presales
7 2 (10.53%) Architectural Design
8 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.26%) Decision-Making
8 1 (5.26%) DevOps
8 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure as Code
8 1 (5.26%) Project Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
3 10 (52.63%) MCSA
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (47.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (36.84%) CCNA
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) MCP
6 3 (15.79%) MCSE
7 2 (10.53%) VCP6
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (78.95%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (68.42%) vSphere
4 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) VMware NSX
6 5 (26.32%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (15.79%) NFS
8 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
8 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
1 4 (21.05%) SCOM
2 3 (15.79%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Veeam
5 3 (15.79%) Brocade
5 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) Zerto
6 2 (10.53%) CommVault
7 1 (5.26%) Avaya
7 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
7 1 (5.26%) Sun