Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 76 78
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 -38
Permanent jobs citing SAN 26 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.87% 2.46% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.87% 16.46% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 42
Southampton median annual salary £36,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.13% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -1.73%

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 219 164 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 15.72% 14.92% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 180 144 303
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% -7.06% -
10th Percentile £23,175 £25,150 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SAN in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (50.00%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) Linux
5 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
6 8 (30.77%) Task Automation
7 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 7 (26.92%) Data Management
8 6 (23.08%) SLA
8 6 (23.08%) Network Security
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (19.23%) XenApp
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco
9 5 (19.23%) Unix
9 5 (19.23%) EMC
9 5 (19.23%) Citrix
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
9 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
10 4 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (15.38%) Information Security
10 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
10 4 (15.38%) CMDB
10 4 (15.38%) CCNA
10 4 (15.38%) HP
10 4 (15.38%) NetApp
10 4 (15.38%) Firmware
10 4 (15.38%) Tivoli

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 4 (15.38%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Network Security
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (15.38%) FTP
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 3 (11.54%) NAS
5 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) DNS
6 1 (3.85%) LAN
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
6 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Geospatial Data
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Administrator
1 7 (26.92%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (26.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (26.92%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) IT Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Storage Technician
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) CMDB
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Task Automation
2 7 (26.92%) Data Management
2 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (15.38%) Information Security
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Proactive Management
4 4 (15.38%) Storage Management
4 4 (15.38%) Ticket Management
5 3 (11.54%) SIEM
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.69%) IT Strategy
6 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
1 3 (11.54%) Perl
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) CCA
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (11.54%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
2 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) XenApp
4 4 (15.38%) Firmware
4 4 (15.38%) GPFS
4 4 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (15.38%) VMware Server
4 4 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.69%) vSphere
6 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 4 (15.38%) Tivoli
1 4 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (7.69%) PowerCLI
2 2 (7.69%) vCenter Server
2 2 (7.69%) vMotion
3 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) Citrix
3 5 (19.23%) EMC
4 4 (15.38%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) NetApp
4 4 (15.38%) ProCurve
4 4 (15.38%) Symantec
5 3 (11.54%) Brocade
5 3 (11.54%) IBM