The median annual salary for a SAN Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAN Engineer
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 876 893
Rank change year-on-year +25 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a SAN Engineer 39 56 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.057% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.059% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 37 49 75
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £39,000 £39,800
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.01%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SAN Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured SAN Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAN Engineer in the UK

SAN Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAN Engineer in the UK

SAN Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN Engineer over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN Engineer in the UK

SAN Engineer
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 38 £50,000 +17.64% 2
London +25 17 £53,000 +24.70% 1
City of London +33 7 £50,000 -16.66%
Yorkshire -5 7 £35,000 -6.66%
West Yorkshire +12 6 £35,000 -6.66%
East of England -11 5 £52,500 +84.21%
East Midlands - 5 £42,500 -
Leeds +10 4 £34,000 +13.33%
Colchester - 4 £52,500 -
Essex - 4 £52,500 -
South East +38 2 £41,250 -21.42% 1
Berkshire +22 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Bedfordshire +19 1 £52,500 +23.52%
Bedford +14 1 £52,500 +23.52%
Bradford +2 1 £40,000 +5.26%
North West -42 1 £45,000 -
Fleet - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £25,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £37,500 -
Worcester - 1 £25,000 -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £45,000 -

SAN Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, SAN Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SAN Engineer in the job title.

1 86 (100.00%) SAN
2 75 (87.21%) VMware
3 55 (63.95%) Hyper-V
4 50 (58.14%) NetApp
5 46 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (52.33%) Windows
7 41 (47.67%) Microsoft
8 39 (45.35%) Active Directory
9 36 (41.86%) Citrix
9 36 (41.86%) Windows Server
10 32 (37.21%) Linux
11 26 (30.23%) Data Centre
12 25 (29.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (24.42%) Office 365
14 20 (23.26%) NAS
14 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (22.09%) MCSE
15 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (20.93%) MS Exchange
17 17 (19.77%) Cisco
17 17 (19.77%) Clustering
17 17 (19.77%) XenApp
18 14 (16.28%) DNS
18 14 (16.28%) ITIL
19 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
19 13 (15.12%) Finance
19 13 (15.12%) Amazon AWS
19 13 (15.12%) vSphere
20 12 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring

SAN Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 18 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.14%) Skype for Business
5 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.65%) JBoss
7 1 (1.16%) DNN
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.42%) Office 365
2 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (15.12%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.49%) Joyent
5 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.33%) IaaS
6 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.16%) PaaS
6 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (100.00%) SAN
2 20 (23.26%) NAS
3 14 (16.28%) DNS
4 10 (11.63%) Firewall
5 9 (10.47%) VPN
6 6 (6.98%) DHCP
6 6 (6.98%) VLAN
6 6 (6.98%) VoIP
7 5 (5.81%) ISDN
8 4 (4.65%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.65%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.49%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.49%) Skype
10 2 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.33%) FTP
10 2 (2.33%) Internet
10 2 (2.33%) LAN
10 2 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.16%) MySQL
General
1 13 (15.12%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Law
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.23%) Data Centre
2 17 (19.77%) Clustering
3 8 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Blog
6 1 (1.16%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.16%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.16%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.16%) PKI
6 1 (1.16%) Replication
6 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (52.33%) Windows
2 36 (41.86%) Windows Server
3 32 (37.21%) Linux
4 25 (29.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (12.79%) Unix
6 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (9.30%) Solaris
8 7 (8.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.16%) CentOS
11 1 (1.16%) Debian
11 1 (1.16%) Kali Linux
11 1 (1.16%) SmartOS
11 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) ITIL
2 12 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (10.47%) Capacity Management
4 8 (9.30%) Change Control
4 8 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (6.98%) Presales
6 5 (5.81%) Data Protection
6 5 (5.81%) Release Management
6 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.81%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (4.65%) Data Management
7 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (3.49%) IT Strategy
8 3 (3.49%) Network Optimisation
9 2 (2.33%) IT Governance
9 2 (2.33%) Line Management
9 2 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.33%) SIEM
9 2 (2.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) SQL
2 6 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.65%) Java
3 4 (4.65%) Perl
4 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (22.09%) MCSE
3 9 (10.47%) MCSA
4 7 (8.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.33%) CCIE
6 2 (2.33%) CCIE Data Center
6 2 (2.33%) CCNP
6 2 (2.33%) Degree
6 2 (2.33%) VCAP
6 2 (2.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.16%) CCNA
7 1 (1.16%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.16%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (63.95%) Hyper-V
2 46 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (45.35%) Active Directory
4 17 (19.77%) XenApp
5 13 (15.12%) vSphere
6 9 (10.47%) XenDesktop
7 7 (8.14%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (8.14%) XenServer
8 6 (6.98%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (4.65%) NFS
10 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (1.16%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.16%) vCloud
11 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) SCOM
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (5.81%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.65%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.65%) SCCM
5 3 (3.49%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (3.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.49%) Opsview
5 3 (3.49%) SCVMM
6 2 (2.33%) Nagios
7 1 (1.16%) Ansible
7 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.16%) Puppet
7 1 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 75 (87.21%) VMware
2 50 (58.14%) NetApp
3 41 (47.67%) Microsoft
4 36 (41.86%) Citrix
5 17 (19.77%) Cisco
6 12 (13.95%) EMC
7 9 (10.47%) CommVault
8 8 (9.30%) Dell Compellent
9 7 (8.14%) Red Hat
10 6 (6.98%) HP
11 5 (5.81%) Civica
11 5 (5.81%) Nimble Storage
12 4 (4.65%) arcserve
12 4 (4.65%) Nexenta
12 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.65%) Veeam
13 3 (3.49%) CheckPoint
13 3 (3.49%) Hitachi
13 3 (3.49%) Symantec
13 3 (3.49%) Veritas
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