Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 125 98
Rank change year-on-year -7 -27 -17
Permanent jobs citing SAN 83 139 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.86% 2.10% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.19% 15.67% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 83 117 176
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £27,125
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £51,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.64% +10.67% -6.25%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 681 887 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.29% 13.38% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 597 764 801
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,259 £25,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £58,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% -2.60%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in West Yorkshire

SAN
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SAN in West Yorkshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for SAN in West Yorkshire

SAN
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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
Leeds +14 45 £48,500 +2.11% 3
Ilkley - 14 £33,500 -
Bradford +16 12 £35,000 -15.66%
Wakefield -2 11 £36,500 -8.75%
Huddersfield -1 2 £35,000 -
Calderdale - 2 £37,500 -
Dewsbury -2 1 £26,000 -30.67%
Halifax - 1 £37,500 -
SAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 69 (83.13%) Windows
2 64 (77.11%) Active Directory
2 64 (77.11%) Windows Server
3 53 (63.86%) VMware
4 48 (57.83%) Microsoft
5 40 (48.19%) Firewall
5 40 (48.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 36 (43.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (43.37%) Office 365
7 30 (36.14%) Hyper-V
7 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (34.94%) SQL
9 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
9 27 (32.53%) VPN
10 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (30.12%) SCCM
12 24 (28.92%) WAN
13 23 (27.71%) Microsoft Azure
14 22 (26.51%) Data Centre
14 22 (26.51%) DNS
15 21 (25.30%) NAS
16 20 (24.10%) MS Exchange
17 19 (22.89%) Linux
17 19 (22.89%) WSUS
18 18 (21.69%) Cisco
19 17 (20.48%) ITIL
20 16 (19.28%) DHCP
21 15 (18.07%) Backup Exec
22 14 (16.87%) Disaster Recovery
22 14 (16.87%) LAN

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 20 (24.10%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
3 11 (13.25%) IIS
4 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.82%) SAS
7 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (43.37%) Office 365
2 23 (27.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (14.46%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.20%) IaaS
4 1 (1.20%) PaaS
4 1 (1.20%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (48.19%) Firewall
2 27 (32.53%) VPN
3 24 (28.92%) WAN
4 22 (26.51%) DNS
5 21 (25.30%) NAS
6 16 (19.28%) DHCP
7 14 (16.87%) LAN
8 12 (14.46%) VLAN
8 12 (14.46%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (10.84%) HSRP
10 8 (9.64%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (9.64%) IPsec
10 8 (9.64%) MPLS
11 7 (8.43%) iSCSI
12 6 (7.23%) NetScaler
13 4 (4.82%) Broadband
13 4 (4.82%) Network Security
14 3 (3.61%) Internet
14 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
14 3 (3.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.20%) Power BI
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.20%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (7.23%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Law
3 1 (1.20%) Legal
3 1 (1.20%) Marketing
3 1 (1.20%) Publishing
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (27.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (14.46%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 12 (14.46%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) IT Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) IT Support
4 6 (7.23%) IT Manager
4 6 (7.23%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 6 (7.23%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (6.02%) Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) IT Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (6.02%) Network Engineer
5 5 (6.02%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Architect
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.82%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) .NET
1 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.20%) REST
1 1 (1.20%) SOAP
1 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.25%) Clustering
3 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.02%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.82%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.61%) NHS
7 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.20%) Handset
8 1 (1.20%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 69 (83.13%) Windows
2 64 (77.11%) Windows Server
3 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (22.89%) Linux
6 7 (8.43%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.82%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.61%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (20.48%) ITIL
3 14 (16.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (14.46%) Change Management
5 10 (12.05%) High Availability
6 9 (10.84%) Incident Management
7 8 (9.64%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (9.64%) Time Management
8 6 (7.23%) Business Continuity
8 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.23%) Project Management
8 6 (7.23%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.02%) Preventative Maintenance
9 5 (6.02%) Software Deployment
10 4 (4.82%) People Management
10 4 (4.82%) TOGAF
11 3 (3.61%) Data Management
11 3 (3.61%) Information Security
11 3 (3.61%) Migration
11 3 (3.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.94%) SQL
2 13 (15.66%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.05%) CCNA
3 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.43%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (8.43%) MCSE
5 2 (2.41%) MCP
5 2 (2.41%) MCSA
5 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.20%) CCEA
6 1 (1.20%) CCNP
6 1 (1.20%) CCSP
6 1 (1.20%) CCVP
6 1 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.20%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.20%) LPIC
6 1 (1.20%) MCSD
6 1 (1.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) GDPR
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (77.11%) Active Directory
2 36 (43.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (36.14%) Hyper-V
4 11 (13.25%) XenApp
5 9 (10.84%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (8.43%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (7.23%) vSphere
8 5 (6.02%) Docker
8 5 (6.02%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.61%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.41%) NFS
11 1 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.20%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (30.12%) SCCM
2 19 (22.89%) WSUS
3 15 (18.07%) Backup Exec
4 9 (10.84%) vCenter Server
5 6 (7.23%) Puppet
5 6 (7.23%) SCOrch
6 5 (6.02%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (3.61%) Nagios
7 3 (3.61%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.41%) SnapMirror
8 2 (2.41%) SnapVault
9 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (63.86%) VMware
2 48 (57.83%) Microsoft
3 18 (21.69%) Cisco
4 14 (16.87%) HP
5 13 (15.66%) Citrix
5 13 (15.66%) NetApp
6 8 (9.64%) F5
6 8 (9.64%) Veeam
7 7 (8.43%) EMC
8 6 (7.23%) Symantec
9 5 (6.02%) 3PAR
9 5 (6.02%) Dell
10 4 (4.82%) Huawei
10 4 (4.82%) Meraki
10 4 (4.82%) SonicWALL
11 3 (3.61%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.41%) Veritas
13 1 (1.20%) Brocade
13 1 (1.20%) Juniper
13 1 (1.20%) Red Hat