Period
to 20 November 2018

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

Virtual Storage Area Network (VSAN)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing VSAN 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 - -
England median annual salary £61,250 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +11.36% -21.43% -

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 West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,515 1,585 1,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.86% 15.69% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,121 1,287 1,387
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.79% -1.28% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,900 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,000 £60,700 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

VSAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing VSAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VSAN in the West Midlands

VSAN
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VSAN in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for VSAN in the West Midlands

VSAN
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VSAN in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VSAN in the West Midlands

VSAN
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSAN within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
Birmingham - 8 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £82,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £37,500 -
VSAN
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for VSAN.

1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (83.33%) vSphere
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Dell Compellent
3 8 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 8 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
3 8 (66.67%) HP StoreVirtual
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (66.67%) VMware NSX
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (66.67%) NetApp
3 8 (66.67%) Thin Client
3 8 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (66.67%) VLAN
3 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) IPv6
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) HP

VSAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (66.67%) Office 365
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (16.67%) IaaS
3 2 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) IPsec
2 8 (66.67%) IPv6
2 8 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 8 (66.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (16.67%) NAS
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (16.67%) MariaDB
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
1 2 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 2 (16.67%) Gatling
1 2 (16.67%) GitLab
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) NeoLoad
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Implementation Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Senior Implementation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 8 (66.67%) HP StoreVirtual
1 8 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
2 2 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 10 (83.33%) vSphere
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 8 (66.67%) VMware NSX
3 8 (66.67%) XenApp
3 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 2 (16.67%) Docker
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Consul
1 2 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (16.67%) Grafana
1 2 (16.67%) Kibana
1 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (16.67%) logstash
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) Rancher
1 2 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (16.67%) vRealize
1 2 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Dell Compellent
3 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 8 (66.67%) Dell
3 8 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) NetApp
3 8 (66.67%) SonicWALL
4 2 (16.67%) AppDynamics
4 2 (16.67%) Dynatrace
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Riverbed