Period
to 26 January 2020

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 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 136 120 113
Rank change year-on-year -16 -7 -24
Permanent jobs citing SAN 60 107 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.49% 2.26% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.42% 14.66% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 52 93 141
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,550 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,250 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 483 730 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.02% 15.38% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 412 624 805
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,775 £22,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,712 £56,250 £57,950
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +4.17%

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 26 January 2020.

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 26 January 2020. 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 +16 49 £41,250 +10.00% 15
Bradford -4 4 £46,250 +32.14% 3
Wakefield -14 2 £38,250 -1.92% 2
Ilkley +5 1 £32,500 -2.99%
Huddersfield -4 1 £32,500 -35.00%
SAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, 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 48 (80.00%) Windows
2 39 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 37 (61.67%) VMware
4 34 (56.67%) Windows Server
5 30 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 28 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 23 (38.33%) Firewall
8 22 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (35.00%) Hyper-V
10 20 (33.33%) Cisco
11 19 (31.67%) WAN
12 18 (30.00%) ITIL
12 18 (30.00%) SQL
12 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
12 18 (30.00%) Office 365
13 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
14 15 (25.00%) Linux
15 13 (21.67%) MCSE
15 13 (21.67%) LAN
15 13 (21.67%) NetApp
15 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
16 12 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 11 (18.33%) Business Continuity
17 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
18 10 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
18 10 (16.67%) vCenter Server
18 10 (16.67%) HP

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 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.00%) IIS
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.00%) Office 365
2 9 (15.00%) Azure
3 5 (8.33%) AWS
4 4 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) Firewall
2 19 (31.67%) WAN
3 13 (21.67%) LAN
4 10 (16.67%) Wireless
5 8 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (13.33%) NAS
6 7 (11.67%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (11.67%) VPN
6 7 (11.67%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (8.33%) VoIP
9 4 (6.67%) VLAN
10 3 (5.00%) 4G
10 3 (5.00%) DHCP
10 3 (5.00%) DNS
10 3 (5.00%) HSRP
11 2 (3.33%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.67%) FCoE
12 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
12 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 9 (15.00%) Legal
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (26.67%) IT Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) Support Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) IT Support
4 10 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (15.00%) Systems Support
5 9 (15.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Senior IT Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Architect
9 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Senior IT Support
10 4 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (5.00%) HTML
2 3 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Clustering
2 7 (11.67%) Private Cloud
3 5 (8.33%) Replication
4 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (3.33%) PKI
7 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.67%) iSeries
7 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (80.00%) Windows
2 34 (56.67%) Windows Server
3 15 (25.00%) Linux
4 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (13.33%) Windows 10
7 7 (11.67%) Windows 7
8 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (6.67%) HPUX
10 3 (5.00%) Ubuntu
11 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 22 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (30.00%) ITIL
4 11 (18.33%) Business Continuity
5 10 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (16.67%) Service Management
6 9 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (11.67%) Antivirus Management
9 6 (10.00%) Change Management
9 6 (10.00%) Preventative Maintenance
9 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.33%) DevOps
10 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.67%) Change Control
11 4 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
12 3 (5.00%) Capacity Management
12 3 (5.00%) IT Strategy
12 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.33%) C
3 2 (3.33%) C++
3 2 (3.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) MCSE
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.67%) CCNA
2 7 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.33%) MCSA
4 4 (6.67%) MCITP
5 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.67%) GIAC
6 1 (1.67%) MCP
6 1 (1.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.00%) SLA
3 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 30 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (35.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (8.33%) vSphere
6 3 (5.00%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.67%) NFS
7 1 (1.67%) Postfix
7 1 (1.67%) Squid
7 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 7 (11.67%) PaperCut
3 5 (8.33%) WSUS
4 4 (6.67%) SCCM
5 3 (5.00%) Ansible
5 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (5.00%) Puppet
6 2 (3.33%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.67%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (61.67%) VMware
3 20 (33.33%) Cisco
4 13 (21.67%) NetApp
5 10 (16.67%) HP
6 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.33%) Citrix
8 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.67%) EqualLogic
8 4 (6.67%) F5
8 4 (6.67%) Veeam
9 3 (5.00%) 3PAR
9 3 (5.00%) Avaya
9 3 (5.00%) Dell
9 3 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (5.00%) Meraki
9 3 (5.00%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (5.00%) Oracle
9 3 (5.00%) Sage
10 2 (3.33%) Symantec