Period
to 17 January 2022

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 17 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 175 154 142
Rank change year-on-year -21 -12 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 91 40 103
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.33% 1.09% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.27% 6.46% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82 28 89
10th Percentile £29,900 £25,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £27,263 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.18% +2.41% +6.41%
75th Percentile £45,563 £48,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £53,750 " £55,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 1,251 619 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.22% 16.88% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 828 484 703
10th Percentile £26,138 £25,750 £21,350
25th Percentile £35,470 £32,500 £30,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +7.59%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 17 January 2022.

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 17 January 2022. 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 -49 46 £42,000 -1.18% 8
North Yorkshire - 22 £52,500 - 3
South Yorkshire -15 19 £29,900 +8.33% 3
East Yorkshire - 4 £43,500 - 1
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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 70 (76.92%) Windows
2 65 (71.43%) VMware
3 56 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (60.44%) Windows Server
5 54 (59.34%) Microsoft 365
6 51 (56.04%) Azure
7 50 (54.95%) Microsoft
8 49 (53.85%) Veeam
9 48 (52.75%) Hyper-V
10 47 (51.65%) Active Directory
11 43 (47.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 43 (47.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 35 (38.46%) Firewall
12 35 (38.46%) DHCP
12 35 (38.46%) DNS
13 34 (37.36%) Windows Server 2016
14 31 (34.07%) SQL
15 27 (29.67%) Problem-Solving
16 26 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
17 25 (27.47%) Linux
17 25 (27.47%) MS Exchange
17 25 (27.47%) Disaster Recovery
17 25 (27.47%) Social Skills
18 24 (26.37%) Finance
18 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
18 24 (26.37%) Citrix
19 23 (25.27%) VPN
19 23 (25.27%) Cisco
19 23 (25.27%) LAN
19 23 (25.27%) 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 25 (27.47%) MS Exchange
2 16 (17.58%) IIS
3 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.30%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 54 (59.34%) Microsoft 365
2 51 (56.04%) Azure
3 15 (16.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (15.38%) AWS
5 8 (8.79%) Nutanix
6 7 (7.69%) SaaS
7 6 (6.59%) Rubrik
8 3 (3.30%) Akamai
9 2 (2.20%) GCP
10 1 (1.10%) IaaS
10 1 (1.10%) Mimecast
10 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.46%) DHCP
1 35 (38.46%) DNS
1 35 (38.46%) Firewall
2 23 (25.27%) LAN
2 23 (25.27%) VPN
3 20 (21.98%) WAN
4 18 (19.78%) VLAN
5 16 (17.58%) Skype
6 15 (16.48%) TCP/IP
7 11 (12.09%) NAS
8 10 (10.99%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (10.99%) Wireless
9 9 (9.89%) iSCSI
10 8 (8.79%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (5.49%) Kerberos
12 5 (5.49%) MPLS
12 5 (5.49%) SSL
13 4 (4.40%) ISDN
13 4 (4.40%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.58%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2019
4 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (27.47%) Social Skills
2 24 (26.37%) Finance
3 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.49%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.10%) Legal
6 1 (1.10%) Retail
6 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (43.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (14.29%) Analyst
3 11 (12.09%) Support Analyst
4 7 (7.69%) Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (7.69%) Senior Solaris Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) Senior Unix Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) Solaris Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 7 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
4 7 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
4 7 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) Web Services
2 3 (3.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.19%) Replication
3 7 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.59%) CMDB
4 6 (6.59%) Driving Licence
5 5 (5.49%) Life Science
5 5 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.10%) CCTV
6 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.10%) Housing Association
6 1 (1.10%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 70 (76.92%) Windows
2 55 (60.44%) Windows Server
3 43 (47.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (37.36%) Windows Server 2016
5 26 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (27.47%) Linux
7 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2019
8 16 (17.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (16.48%) Unix
10 14 (15.38%) Windows 10
11 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (7.69%) CentOS
12 7 (7.69%) Solaris
13 5 (5.49%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (4.40%) AIX
15 1 (1.10%) Android
15 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
15 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (47.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 27 (29.67%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (27.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (24.18%) ITIL
5 20 (21.98%) Change Management
6 18 (19.78%) Availability Management
7 16 (17.58%) Business Continuity
7 16 (17.58%) High Availability
8 15 (16.48%) Security Patching
9 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
9 12 (13.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (13.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (13.19%) Storage Management
10 11 (12.09%) Incident Management
11 10 (10.99%) Cost Reduction
11 10 (10.99%) Migration
12 7 (7.69%) Benchmarking
12 7 (7.69%) Information Security
12 7 (7.69%) Project Delivery
12 7 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.07%) SQL
2 12 (13.19%) Perl
2 12 (13.19%) Shell Script
3 9 (9.89%) PowerShell
4 7 (7.69%) AWK
4 7 (7.69%) Bourne shell
4 7 (7.69%) Korn
5 5 (5.49%) Bash
5 5 (5.49%) Python
6 3 (3.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) Degree
2 11 (12.09%) CCNA
2 11 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.09%) MCSE
2 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.99%) CCNP
4 7 (7.69%) OCA
4 7 (7.69%) OCP
4 7 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (7.69%) RHCE
4 7 (7.69%) RHCSA
5 6 (6.59%) MCSA
6 5 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.20%) Server+ Certification
7 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.10%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.78%) SLA
2 11 (12.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (6.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (6.59%) PCI DSS
4 5 (5.49%) ISO 9001
4 5 (5.49%) NCSC
5 1 (1.10%) Accessibility
5 1 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 56 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (52.75%) Hyper-V
3 47 (51.65%) Active Directory
4 17 (18.68%) vSphere
5 7 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (6.59%) XenApp
7 5 (5.49%) Docker
7 5 (5.49%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (4.40%) Firmware
9 2 (2.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.10%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (25.27%) SCCM
2 16 (17.58%) SCOM
2 16 (17.58%) SCVMM
3 13 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 13 (14.29%) WSUS
4 12 (13.19%) Ansible
5 7 (7.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 7 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
5 7 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
5 7 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (5.49%) Backup Exec
8 4 (4.40%) Nessus
9 3 (3.30%) Check_MK
9 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (3.30%) Puppet
10 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
10 1 (1.10%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 65 (71.43%) VMware
2 50 (54.95%) Microsoft
3 49 (53.85%) Veeam
4 24 (26.37%) Citrix
5 23 (25.27%) Cisco
6 19 (20.88%) Dell
6 19 (20.88%) Red Hat
7 16 (17.58%) Commvault
7 16 (17.58%) HP
8 14 (15.38%) Oracle
9 13 (14.29%) Veritas
10 12 (13.19%) SonicWALL
11 11 (12.09%) Brocade
12 9 (9.89%) NetApp
13 8 (8.79%) EMC
13 8 (8.79%) IBM
14 7 (7.69%) 3PAR
14 7 (7.69%) Centrify
14 7 (7.69%) SOTI
14 7 (7.69%) Sun