Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 63 62
Rank change year-on-year -48 -1 +22
Permanent jobs citing SAN 31 45 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.64% 3.50% 4.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.23% 20.83% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 75
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £30,200 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £47,250 £52,500 £47,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -3.41%

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 303 216 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.04% 16.80% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 279 201 296
Southampton median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £22,450 £24,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Southampton

SAN
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN in Southampton.

Salary trend for SAN in Southampton

SAN
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Southampton over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SAN in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SAN.

1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) VMware
2 25 (80.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 22 (70.97%) Citrix
4 18 (58.06%) XenApp
5 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
6 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
7 14 (45.16%) Hyper-V
7 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (41.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
9 11 (35.48%) Office 365
9 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (35.48%) CCA
9 11 (35.48%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (35.48%) ITIL
9 11 (35.48%) MCSE
10 10 (32.26%) SLA
10 10 (32.26%) Problem Management
10 10 (32.26%) Change Management
11 9 (29.03%) Firewall
11 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
12 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (25.81%) NetScaler
12 8 (25.81%) XenDesktop
12 8 (25.81%) vSphere
13 7 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (22.58%) Network Security

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
1 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
2 8 (25.81%) NetScaler
3 7 (22.58%) Network Security
4 5 (16.13%) DNS
4 5 (16.13%) WAN
5 3 (9.68%) LAN
5 3 (9.68%) VoIP
5 3 (9.68%) Wireless
6 2 (6.45%) DHCP
6 2 (6.45%) HTTP
6 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
6 2 (6.45%) IPv4
6 2 (6.45%) IPv6
6 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Consultant
1 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 8 (25.81%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (22.58%) Citrix Specialist
3 7 (22.58%) Citrix Technical Specialist
4 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) IT Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior IT Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Network Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.68%) Replication
1 3 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Change Management
2 10 (32.26%) Problem Management
3 5 (16.13%) High Availability
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.68%) Capacity Management
4 3 (9.68%) Change Control
4 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security
4 3 (9.68%) Network Management
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) Statistics
4 3 (9.68%) Time Management
4 3 (9.68%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (41.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (35.48%) CCA
3 11 (35.48%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (35.48%) MCSE
4 6 (19.35%) MCP
5 3 (9.68%) Degree
5 3 (9.68%) MCSA
5 3 (9.68%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (58.06%) XenApp
3 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
4 14 (45.16%) Hyper-V
5 8 (25.81%) vSphere
5 8 (25.81%) XenDesktop
6 7 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) PowerCLI
1 7 (22.58%) vCenter Server
1 7 (22.58%) vMotion
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
3 2 (6.45%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Nessus
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (6.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) VMware
2 22 (70.97%) Citrix
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) NetApp
5 2 (6.45%) CommVault
5 2 (6.45%) Ivanti
5 2 (6.45%) Shavlik