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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 66 87
Rank change year-on-year -34 +21  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 95 160 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.63% 3.69% 3.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.34% 25.32% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 83 131 119
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £31,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 467 632 806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 12.93% 14.59% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 400 517 642
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing SAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 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
Leeds -23 60 £45,000 +17.64% 3
Bradford -3 16 £40,000 - 1
Wakefield +2 8 £32,500 -10.95% 1
Wetherby - 6 £27,500 - 1
Huddersfield - 3 £32,500 -
SAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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.

1 153 (78.06%) Windows
2 145 (73.98%) VMware
3 125 (63.78%) Active Directory
4 121 (61.73%) Windows Server
5 115 (58.67%) Microsoft
6 99 (50.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 83 (42.35%) MS Exchange
8 81 (41.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 79 (40.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 76 (38.78%) ITIL
11 66 (33.67%) Linux
12 63 (32.14%) Cisco
12 63 (32.14%) Citrix
13 61 (31.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 61 (31.12%) NetApp
14 58 (29.59%) WAN
14 58 (29.59%) Firewall
14 58 (29.59%) Exchange Server 2010
15 57 (29.08%) SQL Server
16 54 (27.55%) LAN
17 52 (26.53%) HP
18 50 (25.51%) Disaster Recovery
19 49 (25.00%) Data Centre
20 46 (23.47%) Windows 7
21 45 (22.96%) Windows Server 2003
22 42 (21.43%) VPN
23 41 (20.92%) DNS
24 40 (20.41%) Unix
25 38 (19.39%) XenApp
26 37 (18.88%) MCSA

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 83 (42.35%) MS Exchange
2 58 (29.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (13.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 27 (13.78%) IIS
4 20 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (9.69%) SharePoint
6 13 (6.63%) Skype for Business
7 11 (5.61%) Tomcat
8 7 (3.57%) Umbraco
9 3 (1.53%) Apache
10 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.51%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.51%) JBoss
10 1 (0.51%) Moodle
10 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.80%) Office 365
2 15 (7.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.10%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.51%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 58 (29.59%) Firewall
1 58 (29.59%) WAN
2 54 (27.55%) LAN
3 42 (21.43%) VPN
4 41 (20.92%) DNS
5 31 (15.82%) NAS
6 27 (13.78%) DHCP
7 19 (9.69%) TCP/IP
8 17 (8.67%) VoIP
9 14 (7.14%) IP Telephony
10 12 (6.12%) MPLS
11 11 (5.61%) iSCSI
12 10 (5.10%) Internet
12 10 (5.10%) VLAN
13 9 (4.59%) ISDN
14 8 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
16 5 (2.55%) ADSL
17 4 (2.04%) NetScaler
17 4 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (29.08%) SQL Server
2 31 (15.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (9.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (8.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.53%) MySQL
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.51%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 28 (14.29%) Finance
2 14 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.02%) Games
3 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (0.51%) Back Office
4 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (33.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (19.90%) Analyst
3 27 (13.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (13.27%) VMware Engineer
5 25 (12.76%) Architect
6 21 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 21 (10.71%) Support Analyst
6 21 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
7 20 (10.20%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 19 (9.69%) Windows Engineer
9 18 (9.18%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 17 (8.67%) Storage Engineer
10 17 (8.67%) Technical Analyst
11 16 (8.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (7.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 15 (7.65%) Infrastructure Support
12 15 (7.65%) SAN Engineer
12 15 (7.65%) Senior Windows Engineer
13 14 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
14 12 (6.12%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.02%) Web Services
2 1 (0.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 24 (12.24%) Clustering
3 12 (6.12%) Replication
4 9 (4.59%) iPad
4 9 (4.59%) iPhone
5 7 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.06%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.55%) HP Storage
7 5 (2.55%) IVR
7 5 (2.55%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.55%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.04%) EMC VNX
8 4 (2.04%) GPGPU
8 4 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.04%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.53%) Celerra
9 3 (1.53%) CLARiiON
9 3 (1.53%) RSA SecurID
10 2 (1.02%) CMDB
10 2 (1.02%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 153 (78.06%) Windows
2 121 (61.73%) Windows Server
3 99 (50.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 79 (40.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (33.67%) Linux
6 46 (23.47%) Windows 7
7 45 (22.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (20.41%) Unix
9 12 (6.12%) Debian
9 12 (6.12%) Ubuntu
10 9 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (4.08%) Windows 10
12 6 (3.06%) Windows Phone
13 5 (2.55%) HPUX
14 4 (2.04%) CentOS
15 3 (1.53%) Solaris
16 1 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (38.78%) ITIL
2 50 (25.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (17.35%) Business Continuity
4 30 (15.31%) Service Management
5 23 (11.73%) Presales
6 22 (11.22%) Technical Architecture
7 20 (10.20%) Time Management
8 17 (8.67%) Change Control
9 16 (8.16%) B2B
9 16 (8.16%) B2C
9 16 (8.16%) Capacity Planning
9 16 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (7.65%) Load Balancing
11 12 (6.12%) Change Management
11 12 (6.12%) Service Delivery
12 11 (5.61%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (4.59%) Network Monitoring
13 9 (4.59%) Performance Monitoring
13 9 (4.59%) Server Virtualisation
14 7 (3.57%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.14%) SQL
2 10 (5.10%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.55%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.02%) Python
4 2 (1.02%) Ruby
5 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 61 (31.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (18.88%) MCSA
3 27 (13.78%) MCSE
4 21 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (9.18%) Degree
6 11 (5.61%) CCNA
6 11 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (4.08%) MCP
8 4 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.53%) CCA
9 3 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.53%) MCITP
9 3 (1.53%) VCAP
9 3 (1.53%) VCP5
9 3 (1.53%) VCP6
10 2 (1.02%) RHCE
11 1 (0.51%) CCNP
11 1 (0.51%) ISEB
11 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.16%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.61%) SLA
3 3 (1.53%) PMO
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 125 (63.78%) Active Directory
2 81 (41.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (19.39%) XenApp
4 31 (15.82%) Hyper-V
5 26 (13.27%) vSphere
6 21 (10.71%) XenDesktop
7 10 (5.10%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.55%) Terminal Server
9 4 (2.04%) GPFS
10 3 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.02%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (1.02%) KVM
11 2 (1.02%) Xen
12 1 (0.51%) OpenSIPS
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (10.20%) SCCM
2 15 (7.65%) SCOM
3 13 (6.63%) WSUS
4 8 (4.08%) vMotion
5 7 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (3.57%) vCenter Server
6 5 (2.55%) Opsview
7 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.53%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.02%) EMC VPLEX
8 2 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.02%) Puppet
8 2 (1.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.02%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.51%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 145 (73.98%) VMware
2 115 (58.67%) Microsoft
3 63 (32.14%) Cisco
3 63 (32.14%) Citrix
4 61 (31.12%) NetApp
5 52 (26.53%) HP
6 24 (12.24%) Dell Compellent
7 21 (10.71%) CommVault
7 21 (10.71%) Red Hat
8 19 (9.69%) Oracle
9 16 (8.16%) Avaya
9 16 (8.16%) Nimble Storage
9 16 (8.16%) Veeam
10 15 (7.65%) EMC
11 12 (6.12%) 3PAR
11 12 (6.12%) Civica
12 9 (4.59%) Dell
13 8 (4.08%) CheckPoint
13 8 (4.08%) Symantec
14 7 (3.57%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Wetherby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £21909.00 - £28462.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago