Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 85 108
Rank change year-on-year -24 +23 -34
Permanent jobs citing SAN 158 227 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.39% 3.13% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.22% 21.06% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 143 198 210
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £76,250 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.90%

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 974 1,078 1,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.71% 14.84% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 845 895 1,103
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,550 £61,250 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -6.49% -3.75%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 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
Leeds -37 85 £42,000 +12.00% 7
Bradford +16 50 £40,000 +3.90% 3
Wakefield -10 9 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Elland - 4 £32,500 -
Huddersfield - 3 £37,500 -
Halifax - 3 £27,500 -
Pudsey - 2 £33,250 -
Wetherby +11 1 - -
Ossett +1 1 £35,000 -
SAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 112 (70.89%) VMware
2 92 (58.23%) Windows
3 89 (56.33%) Microsoft
4 88 (55.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 87 (55.06%) Active Directory
6 79 (50.00%) Linux
7 74 (46.84%) Windows Server
8 53 (33.54%) ITIL
9 51 (32.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 49 (31.01%) MS Exchange
11 48 (30.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 47 (29.75%) Cisco
13 45 (28.48%) Firewall
14 41 (25.95%) Windows Server 2008
15 40 (25.32%) WAN
16 38 (24.05%) LAN
16 38 (24.05%) SQL Server
16 38 (24.05%) Clustering
17 37 (23.42%) Finance
17 37 (23.42%) HP
18 36 (22.78%) TCP/IP
18 36 (22.78%) Red Hat
18 36 (22.78%) SCCM
19 34 (21.52%) Hitachi
20 33 (20.89%) NetApp
20 33 (20.89%) Disaster Recovery
21 32 (20.25%) Shell Script
21 32 (20.25%) SCOM
22 31 (19.62%) Windows 7
22 31 (19.62%) Microsoft Azure

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 49 (31.01%) MS Exchange
2 19 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (10.76%) SharePoint
4 15 (9.49%) IIS
5 13 (8.23%) Skype for Business
6 10 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (2.53%) JBoss
9 4 (2.53%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.53%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.27%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (10.13%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (3.16%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 31 (19.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (11.39%) Office 365
3 4 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) Boomi
4 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (28.48%) Firewall
2 40 (25.32%) WAN
3 38 (24.05%) LAN
4 36 (22.78%) TCP/IP
5 25 (15.82%) DNS
6 21 (13.29%) SSL
7 17 (10.76%) DHCP
8 15 (9.49%) HTTP
8 15 (9.49%) MPLS
8 15 (9.49%) NAS
8 15 (9.49%) Reverse Proxy
9 12 (7.59%) VPN
10 11 (6.96%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (5.70%) Network Security
12 8 (5.06%) VoIP
13 7 (4.43%) VLAN
14 6 (3.80%) BIG-IP
14 6 (3.80%) Cisco ISE
14 6 (3.80%) NX-OS
15 5 (3.16%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.43%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (3.80%) MySQL
5 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.27%) InfluxDB
7 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.16%) Jenkins
1 5 (3.16%) Subversion
1 5 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (3.16%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (23.42%) Finance
2 13 (8.23%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.53%) Advertising
3 4 (2.53%) Marketing
4 3 (1.90%) Law
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (19.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (18.99%) Administrator
3 27 (17.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 26 (16.46%) Systems Administrator
5 24 (15.19%) Linux Administrator
6 20 (12.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 19 (12.03%) IT Engineer
8 16 (10.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 16 (10.13%) Team Leader
9 15 (9.49%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (7.59%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (6.33%) Analyst
11 10 (6.33%) Cisco Engineer
11 10 (6.33%) Infrastructure Support
11 10 (6.33%) Support Analyst
12 9 (5.70%) Architect
12 9 (5.70%) Support Engineer
13 8 (5.06%) IT Manager
13 8 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (24.05%) Clustering
2 23 (14.56%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.43%) PKI
3 7 (4.43%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.90%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.90%) Replication
6 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.27%) iPad
6 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.27%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.63%) New Media
7 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 92 (58.23%) Windows
2 79 (50.00%) Linux
3 74 (46.84%) Windows Server
4 51 (32.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (30.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (25.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (19.62%) Unix
7 31 (19.62%) Windows 7
8 9 (5.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.43%) AIX
9 7 (4.43%) HPUX
10 6 (3.80%) Solaris
11 5 (3.16%) Debian
12 4 (2.53%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.90%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.90%) SUSE
14 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.63%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.54%) ITIL
2 33 (20.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (13.92%) Coaching
4 20 (12.66%) Business Continuity
5 16 (10.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (8.23%) Project Management
6 13 (8.23%) Release Management
7 12 (7.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (7.59%) Service Delivery
8 11 (6.96%) Service Management
9 9 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (5.70%) DevOps
9 9 (5.70%) Mentoring
9 9 (5.70%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (5.06%) Information Security
10 8 (5.06%) SOA
11 7 (4.43%) ITSM
11 7 (4.43%) Presales
12 6 (3.80%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.25%) Shell Script
2 22 (13.92%) SQL
3 6 (3.80%) Bash Shell
3 6 (3.80%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.80%) Python
3 6 (3.80%) Ruby
4 3 (1.90%) Korn
4 3 (1.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (13.29%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.59%) MCSE
4 10 (6.33%) CCNA
4 10 (6.33%) Degree
5 7 (4.43%) MCSA
6 6 (3.80%) CCNP
7 4 (2.53%) MCP
7 4 (2.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.27%) MCDST
8 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.63%) MCITP
9 1 (0.63%) RHCE
9 1 (0.63%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.96%) SLA
2 10 (6.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.27%) GDPR
3 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 88 (55.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (55.06%) Active Directory
3 29 (18.35%) XenApp
4 28 (17.72%) Hyper-V
5 23 (14.56%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (14.56%) XenDesktop
6 18 (11.39%) vSphere
7 17 (10.76%) iptables
8 10 (6.33%) XenServer
9 8 (5.06%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (3.16%) Docker
10 5 (3.16%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (2.53%) OpenSIPS
12 2 (1.27%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.27%) VMware NSX
12 2 (1.27%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 36 (22.78%) SCCM
2 32 (20.25%) SCOM
3 17 (10.76%) vCenter Server
4 10 (6.33%) Backup Exec
4 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 10 (6.33%) SCDPM
5 8 (5.06%) ServiceCenter
6 6 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (3.80%) Puppet
7 5 (3.16%) Consul
7 5 (3.16%) Graphite
7 5 (3.16%) Kubernetes
7 5 (3.16%) Prometheus
7 5 (3.16%) WSUS
8 4 (2.53%) Cobbler
9 3 (1.90%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.90%) Nagios
10 2 (1.27%) Ansible
10 2 (1.27%) Salt
11 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 112 (70.89%) VMware
2 89 (56.33%) Microsoft
3 47 (29.75%) Cisco
4 37 (23.42%) HP
5 36 (22.78%) Red Hat
6 34 (21.52%) Hitachi
7 33 (20.89%) NetApp
8 29 (18.35%) Citrix
9 18 (11.39%) CommVault
10 17 (10.76%) Avaya
10 17 (10.76%) Veeam
11 16 (10.13%) Dell
12 12 (7.59%) F5
13 8 (5.06%) Google
13 8 (5.06%) Oracle
14 6 (3.80%) Dell Compellent
15 4 (2.53%) 3PAR
15 4 (2.53%) Mitel
15 4 (2.53%) Nimble Storage
15 4 (2.53%) SolarWinds