Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 144 122
Rank change year-on-year +9 -22 -14
Permanent jobs citing SAN 175 181 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.31% 1.75% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.32% 14.10% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 142 162 233
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £54,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1,420 1,284 1,507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.72% 12.38% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,102 1,079 1,279
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,000 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 22 April 2019.

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 22 April 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
West Yorkshire +6 99 £37,500 -9.64% 6
South Yorkshire +25 41 £35,000 +25.00%
North Yorkshire -8 28 £38,000 -8.43% 1
East Yorkshire +16 7 £47,500 +90.00%
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 121 (69.14%) Windows
2 118 (67.43%) Active Directory
3 116 (66.29%) VMware
4 107 (61.14%) Windows Server
5 89 (50.86%) Microsoft
6 74 (42.29%) Office 365
7 70 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 66 (37.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 65 (37.14%) ITIL
10 62 (35.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 57 (32.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 56 (32.00%) Firewall
13 54 (30.86%) Hyper-V
14 52 (29.71%) SCCM
14 52 (29.71%) VPN
15 45 (25.71%) WAN
15 45 (25.71%) DNS
16 43 (24.57%) SQL
17 42 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
18 41 (23.43%) Linux
18 41 (23.43%) Cisco
19 38 (21.71%) LAN
19 38 (21.71%) Windows Server 2008
20 37 (21.14%) Change Management
21 34 (19.43%) SLA
22 33 (18.86%) MS Exchange
23 32 (18.29%) NAS
24 31 (17.71%) SQL Server
25 30 (17.14%) Veeam
26 29 (16.57%) DHCP

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 33 (18.86%) MS Exchange
2 26 (14.86%) SharePoint
3 22 (12.57%) IIS
4 15 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (6.29%) Skype for Business
6 6 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.14%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.57%) Apache
10 1 (0.57%) CMS
10 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.57%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.57%) nginx
10 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 74 (42.29%) Office 365
2 57 (32.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.57%) OpenShift
5 7 (4.00%) SaaS
6 4 (2.29%) IaaS
7 2 (1.14%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.14%) Google Play
7 2 (1.14%) PaaS
8 1 (0.57%) G Suite
8 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 56 (32.00%) Firewall
2 52 (29.71%) VPN
3 45 (25.71%) DNS
3 45 (25.71%) WAN
4 38 (21.71%) LAN
5 32 (18.29%) NAS
6 29 (16.57%) DHCP
7 21 (12.00%) MPLS
8 20 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (9.14%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (9.14%) IPsec
10 15 (8.57%) iSCSI
11 14 (8.00%) Wireless
12 13 (7.43%) TCP/IP
12 13 (7.43%) VLAN
13 12 (6.86%) Fibre Channel
14 11 (6.29%) HSRP
15 10 (5.71%) Skype
16 6 (3.43%) NetScaler
16 6 (3.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.14%) Power BI
3 7 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (8.57%) Finance
2 6 (3.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.29%) Retail
4 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) Back Office
5 2 (1.14%) Law
6 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (26.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (13.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 16 (9.14%) Administrator
3 16 (9.14%) IT Manager
3 16 (9.14%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 14 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 12 (6.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (5.71%) Architect
6 10 (5.71%) IT Support
6 10 (5.71%) Storage Engineer
7 9 (5.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (5.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (4.57%) IT Administrator
8 8 (4.57%) IT Systems Administrator
8 8 (4.57%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (4.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (4.57%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 7 (4.00%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.43%) Web Services
2 2 (1.14%) .NET
2 2 (1.14%) Middleware
2 2 (1.14%) MSMQ
2 2 (1.14%) WSH
3 1 (0.57%) LAMP
3 1 (0.57%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 24 (13.71%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (8.00%) Clustering
4 11 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.86%) CMDB
8 4 (2.29%) Fibre Optics
8 4 (2.29%) HP Storage
9 3 (1.71%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.71%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.71%) iSeries
9 3 (1.71%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.71%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.14%) NHS
10 2 (1.14%) Replication
11 1 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 121 (69.14%) Windows
2 107 (61.14%) Windows Server
3 66 (37.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (23.43%) Linux
5 38 (21.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (7.43%) Windows 10
7 11 (6.29%) Unix
8 9 (5.14%) Mac OS
8 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (4.57%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.57%) Windows XP
10 7 (4.00%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.14%) Debian
11 2 (1.14%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.57%) AIX
12 1 (0.57%) Android
12 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (37.14%) ITIL
2 62 (35.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 42 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
4 37 (21.14%) Change Management
5 27 (15.43%) High Availability
6 19 (10.86%) Project Management
6 19 (10.86%) Service Delivery
7 18 (10.29%) Incident Management
7 18 (10.29%) Migration
8 17 (9.71%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (9.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (8.57%) Service Management
10 13 (7.43%) Storage Management
11 12 (6.86%) DevOps
12 11 (6.29%) Deployment Automation
13 10 (5.71%) Antivirus Management
13 10 (5.71%) Software Deployment
14 9 (5.14%) Change Control
14 9 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (5.14%) Customer-Centric Approach
Programming Languages
1 43 (24.57%) SQL
2 21 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 11 (6.29%) Python
4 10 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 9 (5.14%) PHP
6 4 (2.29%) C
7 3 (1.71%) Perl
8 2 (1.14%) Go
8 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.14%) Ruby
8 2 (1.14%) VBScript
9 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (13.71%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (13.14%) CCNA
3 16 (9.14%) MCSA
4 15 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (8.57%) MCSE
5 11 (6.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (2.86%) CCNP
7 4 (2.29%) Degree
8 3 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.14%) LPIC
10 1 (0.57%) CCEA
10 1 (0.57%) CCSA
10 1 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (19.43%) SLA
2 7 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (1.71%) GDPR
4 3 (1.71%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.14%) PMO
5 2 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 118 (67.43%) Active Directory
2 70 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (30.86%) Hyper-V
4 20 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (8.57%) Docker
6 13 (7.43%) XenApp
7 11 (6.29%) vSphere
8 4 (2.29%) NFS
8 4 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.71%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.14%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.14%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 52 (29.71%) SCCM
2 25 (14.29%) WSUS
3 19 (10.86%) SCOM
4 15 (8.57%) vCenter Server
5 11 (6.29%) Backup Exec
6 10 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (5.14%) Nagios
8 8 (4.57%) Kubernetes
8 8 (4.57%) Puppet
8 8 (4.57%) SCVMM
9 7 (4.00%) Ansible
9 7 (4.00%) Rundeck
10 6 (3.43%) SCOrch
11 4 (2.29%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (2.29%) NetBackup
12 3 (1.71%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (1.14%) Juju
13 2 (1.14%) SnapMirror
13 2 (1.14%) vMotion
13 2 (1.14%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 116 (66.29%) VMware
2 89 (50.86%) Microsoft
3 41 (23.43%) Cisco
4 30 (17.14%) Veeam
5 26 (14.86%) Citrix
5 26 (14.86%) HP
6 19 (10.86%) 3PAR
7 18 (10.29%) NetApp
8 13 (7.43%) EMC
8 13 (7.43%) Symantec
9 12 (6.86%) Veritas
10 9 (5.14%) Palo Alto
11 8 (4.57%) CommVault
11 8 (4.57%) Red Hat
12 7 (4.00%) Dell
13 6 (3.43%) F5
13 6 (3.43%) SonicWALL
14 5 (2.86%) arcserve
14 5 (2.86%) Mitel
14 5 (2.86%) Siemens