Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 93 101
Rank change year-on-year -19 +8 -19
Permanent jobs citing SAN 240 326 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.43% 2.93% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.03% 18.31% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 215 283 334
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,300 £26,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £44,471 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1597 1780 2185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.15% 16.01% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1480 1787
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Yorkshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SAN in Yorkshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Yorkshire

SAN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire -9 194 £38,000 -5.00% 3
North Yorkshire -4 30 £45,000 +28.57%
South Yorkshire +6 11 £29,000 +8.41% 1
East Yorkshire -2 4 £42,500 +84.78% 1
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 180 (75.00%) VMware
2 159 (66.25%) Windows
3 139 (57.92%) Microsoft
4 137 (57.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 127 (52.92%) Active Directory
6 119 (49.58%) Windows Server
7 103 (42.92%) Linux
8 99 (41.25%) MS Exchange
9 93 (38.75%) ITIL
10 79 (32.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 76 (31.67%) Cisco
12 72 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 66 (27.50%) HP
14 63 (26.25%) WAN
14 63 (26.25%) Firewall
15 62 (25.83%) Citrix
16 59 (24.58%) LAN
16 59 (24.58%) NetApp
17 57 (23.75%) Windows 7
18 56 (23.33%) Data Centre
19 55 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 55 (22.92%) SQL Server
20 54 (22.50%) TCP/IP
21 52 (21.67%) Clustering
22 51 (21.25%) Disaster Recovery
23 47 (19.58%) Hyper-V
24 44 (18.33%) Red Hat
25 43 (17.92%) Shell Script
26 42 (17.50%) Finance
27 40 (16.67%) SCCM

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 99 (41.25%) MS Exchange
2 39 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (11.67%) IIS
4 22 (9.17%) SharePoint
5 21 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (5.00%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.08%) CMS
8 5 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.25%) Apache
9 3 (1.25%) JBoss
9 3 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.25%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.25%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 31 (12.92%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (12.50%) Office 365
3 24 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.42%) Boomi
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.42%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (26.25%) Firewall
1 63 (26.25%) WAN
2 59 (24.58%) LAN
3 54 (22.50%) TCP/IP
4 38 (15.83%) DNS
5 29 (12.08%) SSL
6 27 (11.25%) VPN
7 26 (10.83%) DHCP
8 25 (10.42%) NAS
9 23 (9.58%) MPLS
10 22 (9.17%) HTTP
10 22 (9.17%) Reverse Proxy
11 14 (5.83%) VLAN
12 12 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (5.00%) VoIP
13 8 (3.33%) Asterisk PBX
14 6 (2.50%) Cisco ISE
14 6 (2.50%) IP Telephony
14 6 (2.50%) iSCSI
14 6 (2.50%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.50%) MySQL
4 6 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.83%) InfluxDB
7 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.42%) Riak
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.08%) Subversion
2 5 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (17.50%) Finance
2 22 (9.17%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.33%) Law
3 8 (3.33%) Legal
3 8 (3.33%) Retail
4 7 (2.92%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.08%) Marketing
6 4 (1.67%) Advertising
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 64 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 49 (20.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 37 (15.42%) Administrator
4 33 (13.75%) IT Engineer
5 32 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
6 31 (12.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 24 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
8 22 (9.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 20 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
10 18 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
11 16 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
12 15 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
12 15 (6.25%) Support Engineer
13 14 (5.83%) IT Manager
13 14 (5.83%) Server Engineer
13 14 (5.83%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
14 12 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 12 (5.00%) Senior IT Engineer
15 11 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.25%) Web Services
2 2 (0.83%) CSS
3 1 (0.42%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 56 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 52 (21.67%) Clustering
3 10 (4.17%) Replication
4 8 (3.33%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.92%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.50%) PKI
7 5 (2.08%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.25%) iPad
9 3 (1.25%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.83%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.83%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.83%) NHS
10 2 (0.83%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.42%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 159 (66.25%) Windows
2 119 (49.58%) Windows Server
3 103 (42.92%) Linux
4 79 (32.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 72 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (23.75%) Windows 7
7 55 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (15.42%) Unix
9 14 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (4.17%) Windows 10
11 9 (3.75%) HPUX
12 7 (2.92%) Windows 8
13 6 (2.50%) AIX
14 5 (2.08%) Solaris
15 4 (1.67%) Debian
15 4 (1.67%) Ubuntu
16 3 (1.25%) Android
16 3 (1.25%) Mac OS
16 3 (1.25%) SUSE
17 1 (0.42%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (38.75%) ITIL
2 51 (21.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (11.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 26 (10.83%) Business Continuity
5 23 (9.58%) Project Management
6 21 (8.75%) Coaching
7 19 (7.92%) Service Delivery
7 19 (7.92%) Service Management
8 16 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (6.25%) SOA
10 14 (5.83%) Load Balancing
10 14 (5.83%) Mentoring
10 14 (5.83%) Release Management
11 12 (5.00%) Change Control
12 11 (4.58%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (4.58%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (4.17%) IT Strategy
13 10 (4.17%) Presales
13 10 (4.17%) Service Design
14 9 (3.75%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.92%) Shell Script
2 32 (13.33%) SQL
3 18 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.08%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.08%) Python
4 5 (2.08%) Ruby
5 4 (1.67%) C#
6 3 (1.25%) C
6 3 (1.25%) Korn
6 3 (1.25%) Perl
7 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (15.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (12.08%) MCSE
3 24 (10.00%) MCSA
4 22 (9.17%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (5.83%) CCNA
5 14 (5.83%) MCP
6 12 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (3.75%) Degree
8 8 (3.33%) MCITP
9 7 (2.92%) CCNP
9 7 (2.92%) MCDST
10 6 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.08%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.08%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.25%) RHCE
13 2 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
14 1 (0.42%) CCENT
14 1 (0.42%) ISEB
14 1 (0.42%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.83%) PCI DSS
1 14 (5.83%) SLA
2 4 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.83%) GDPR
3 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.42%) PMO
4 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 137 (57.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 127 (52.92%) Active Directory
3 47 (19.58%) Hyper-V
4 36 (15.00%) XenApp
5 32 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (12.08%) XenDesktop
7 22 (9.17%) iptables
8 17 (7.08%) vSphere
9 9 (3.75%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (3.33%) OpenSIPS
11 5 (2.08%) DFS Replication
11 5 (2.08%) Docker
11 5 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (1.67%) XenServer
13 3 (1.25%) vCloud
14 2 (0.83%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.83%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.83%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.83%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (16.67%) SCCM
2 32 (13.33%) SCOM
3 21 (8.75%) WSUS
4 17 (7.08%) vCenter Server
5 13 (5.42%) SCDPM
6 10 (4.17%) NetBackup
7 8 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 5 (2.08%) Consul
8 5 (2.08%) Graphite
8 5 (2.08%) Kubernetes
8 5 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.08%) Prometheus
8 5 (2.08%) Puppet
9 4 (1.67%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.67%) ServiceCenter
9 4 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (1.25%) Cobbler
10 3 (1.25%) Nagios
11 2 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 180 (75.00%) VMware
2 139 (57.92%) Microsoft
3 76 (31.67%) Cisco
4 66 (27.50%) HP
5 62 (25.83%) Citrix
6 59 (24.58%) NetApp
7 44 (18.33%) Red Hat
8 39 (16.25%) Hitachi
9 34 (14.17%) Avaya
10 22 (9.17%) CommVault
11 20 (8.33%) F5
12 19 (7.92%) EMC
13 17 (7.08%) 3PAR
14 15 (6.25%) Oracle
14 15 (6.25%) Veeam
15 14 (5.83%) Dell
16 12 (5.00%) SolarWinds
17 11 (4.58%) Dell Compellent
18 10 (4.17%) Nimble Storage
18 10 (4.17%) Veritas