Period
to 23 July 2021

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 23 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 178 146 164
Rank change year-on-year -32 +18 -20
Permanent jobs citing SAN 70 46 157
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.17% 1.22% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.57% 9.41% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 63 23 118
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £35,250 £27,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £36,500 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.44% -12.05% +3.75%
75th Percentile £52,750 £55,250 £49,438
90th Percentile £57,500 £130,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -2.70%

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 1,066 489 1,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.89% 12.99% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 813 390 1,233
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £21,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,000 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.20% +8.75% -3.61%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Yorkshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAN in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SAN in Yorkshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAN in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2021.

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 23 July 2021. 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 -33 51 £42,500 +14.09% 10
North Yorkshire +9 12 £51,000 +20.00% 4
East Yorkshire -6 6 £35,000 -33.96%
South Yorkshire -36 6 £26,950 -17.08%
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2021, 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 53 (75.71%) Windows
1 53 (75.71%) VMware
2 48 (68.57%) Windows Server
3 46 (65.71%) Microsoft
4 44 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (52.86%) Active Directory
6 36 (51.43%) Microsoft 365
7 31 (44.29%) Azure
7 31 (44.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 29 (41.43%) Cisco
9 26 (37.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 22 (31.43%) Dell
11 21 (30.00%) EMC
11 21 (30.00%) HP
11 21 (30.00%) SQL
11 21 (30.00%) Firewall
11 21 (30.00%) PowerShell
12 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (28.57%) Linux
12 20 (28.57%) IBM
13 18 (25.71%) Web Services
14 17 (24.29%) ITIL
15 16 (22.86%) Citrix
15 16 (22.86%) AWS
16 15 (21.43%) LAN
16 15 (21.43%) WAN
17 14 (20.00%) CommVault
17 14 (20.00%) Data Centre
17 14 (20.00%) Veeam
17 14 (20.00%) High Availability

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 7 (10.00%) Apache
2 6 (8.57%) IIS
3 5 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (51.43%) Microsoft 365
2 31 (44.29%) Azure
3 16 (22.86%) AWS
4 13 (18.57%) IaaS
5 10 (14.29%) Cohesity
6 8 (11.43%) PaaS
7 6 (8.57%) SaaS
8 5 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (4.29%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (4.29%) Serverless
10 1 (1.43%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.00%) Firewall
2 15 (21.43%) LAN
2 15 (21.43%) WAN
3 12 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
4 10 (14.29%) Internet
4 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 9 (12.86%) DNS
6 8 (11.43%) MPLS
6 8 (11.43%) VPN
7 7 (10.00%) NAS
8 6 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (8.57%) DHCP
8 6 (8.57%) Network Security
9 4 (5.71%) BGP
9 4 (5.71%) IPsec
9 4 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (5.71%) Skype
10 2 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) MySQL
3 4 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (4.29%) Informix
4 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Public Sector
3 5 (7.14%) Organisational Skills
4 3 (4.29%) Social Skills
5 2 (2.86%) Documentation Skills
5 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Consultant
3 8 (11.43%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Presales Consultant
3 8 (11.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Presales Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Architect
5 6 (8.57%) AS400 Support
5 6 (8.57%) IT Consultant
5 6 (8.57%) Technical Support
6 5 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 5 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.71%) Project Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior IT Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Presales Technical Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.71%) Web Services
2 5 (7.14%) REST
3 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 3 (4.29%) Kafka
3 3 (4.29%) React
4 2 (2.86%) LDAP
5 1 (1.43%) LAMP
5 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (11.43%) FMCG
4 6 (8.57%) AS400
4 6 (8.57%) iSeries
4 6 (8.57%) Private Cloud
4 6 (8.57%) Replication
5 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.14%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.29%) Clustering
6 3 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.86%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.86%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.43%) CMDB
8 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.43%) NHS
8 1 (1.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 53 (75.71%) Windows
2 48 (68.57%) Windows Server
3 20 (28.57%) Linux
3 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.86%) Unix
8 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (1.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 26 (37.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (24.29%) ITIL
4 14 (20.00%) High Availability
5 12 (17.14%) Change Management
6 10 (14.29%) Presales
7 9 (12.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (12.86%) Project Delivery
7 9 (12.86%) Storage Management
8 8 (11.43%) Capacity Management
8 8 (11.43%) Commercial Awareness
8 8 (11.43%) Security Patching
9 7 (10.00%) Migration
10 6 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (8.57%) Logistics
10 6 (8.57%) SIEM
11 5 (7.14%) Data Protection
11 5 (7.14%) Patch Management
11 5 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
11 5 (7.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 21 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
2 4 (5.71%) Python
3 3 (4.29%) Java
3 3 (4.29%) Perl
3 3 (4.29%) TypeScript
4 2 (2.86%) Ruby
4 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.43%) Korn
5 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) SLA
2 7 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 44 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (52.86%) Active Directory
3 12 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 10 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.71%) XenApp
6 3 (4.29%) DFS Replication
6 3 (4.29%) Firmware
6 3 (4.29%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (2.86%) LXC
7 2 (2.86%) NFS
7 2 (2.86%) SRDF
8 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (17.14%) SCCM
2 8 (11.43%) NetBackup
3 7 (10.00%) SCOM
4 6 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (8.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (5.71%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 4 (5.71%) Ansible
5 4 (5.71%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (5.71%) SCVMM
5 4 (5.71%) vCenter Server
6 3 (4.29%) Grafana
6 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.29%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (2.86%) Terraform
8 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (75.71%) VMware
2 46 (65.71%) Microsoft
3 29 (41.43%) Cisco
4 22 (31.43%) Dell
5 21 (30.00%) EMC
5 21 (30.00%) HP
6 20 (28.57%) IBM
7 16 (22.86%) Citrix
8 14 (20.00%) CommVault
8 14 (20.00%) Veeam
9 12 (17.14%) NetApp
9 12 (17.14%) Zerto
10 11 (15.71%) Red Hat
11 10 (14.29%) Veritas
12 6 (8.57%) Juniper
12 6 (8.57%) Symantec
13 5 (7.14%) Aerohive Networks
14 4 (5.71%) Dell Compellent
14 4 (5.71%) MikroTik
14 4 (5.71%) Ubiquiti