Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 126 102
Rank change year-on-year -22 -24 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 146 213 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.85% 2.16% 2.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.49% 14.14% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 129 196 264
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £29,900 £29,000 £25,225
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,625 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% -

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 1,169 1,506 1,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.81% 15.30% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 974 1,266 1,409
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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 -34 102 £39,000 -2.50% 17
North Yorkshire +8 25 £42,500 -5.56% 4
South Yorkshire +6 18 £29,900 +6.79% 1
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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.

1 110 (75.34%) Windows
2 109 (74.66%) VMware
3 89 (60.96%) Windows Server
4 81 (55.48%) Active Directory
5 75 (51.37%) Microsoft
6 64 (43.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 51 (34.93%) SCCM
8 47 (32.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 43 (29.45%) Linux
10 42 (28.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 40 (27.40%) Office 365
12 39 (26.71%) Microsoft Azure
13 37 (25.34%) MS Exchange
14 36 (24.66%) ITIL
14 36 (24.66%) SQL
15 33 (22.60%) DNS
16 32 (21.92%) Cisco
17 31 (21.23%) LAN
17 31 (21.23%) Problem-Solving
18 30 (20.55%) WAN
18 30 (20.55%) Disaster Recovery
18 30 (20.55%) Windows Server 2008
19 28 (19.18%) Firewall
20 26 (17.81%) Citrix
20 26 (17.81%) Hyper-V
21 24 (16.44%) DHCP
22 23 (15.75%) Data Centre
23 22 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
23 22 (15.07%) NAS
24 21 (14.38%) Finance

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 37 (25.34%) MS Exchange
2 21 (14.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (8.22%) Skype for Business
4 10 (6.85%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.05%) Apache
7 2 (1.37%) Confluence
7 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.37%) IIS
7 2 (1.37%) JBoss
7 2 (1.37%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.68%) nginx
8 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (27.40%) Office 365
2 39 (26.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (10.27%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (6.85%) OpenShift
5 5 (3.42%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.68%) G Suite
6 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.60%) DNS
2 31 (21.23%) LAN
3 30 (20.55%) WAN
4 28 (19.18%) Firewall
5 24 (16.44%) DHCP
6 22 (15.07%) NAS
7 16 (10.96%) VPN
8 14 (9.59%) TCP/IP
9 12 (8.22%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (8.22%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (6.85%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (6.85%) iSCSI
10 10 (6.85%) Network Security
10 10 (6.85%) Wireless
11 8 (5.48%) IPsec
11 8 (5.48%) MPLS
11 8 (5.48%) VoIP
12 6 (4.11%) NetScaler
13 5 (3.42%) Cisco Firepower
13 5 (3.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.68%) MySQL
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.37%) JIRA
1 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (14.38%) Finance
2 16 (10.96%) Retail
3 7 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.42%) Back Office
5 3 (2.05%) Legal
5 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.05%) Marketing
6 2 (1.37%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (30.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (16.44%) Administrator
3 22 (15.07%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (10.27%) Infrastructure Support
5 14 (9.59%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (8.22%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (7.53%) Analyst
7 11 (7.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 11 (7.53%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.85%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 10 (6.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (6.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (5.48%) Support Analyst
11 7 (4.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 7 (4.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 7 (4.79%) IT Manager
11 7 (4.79%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (4.79%) Windows Administrator
11 7 (4.79%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.05%) HTML
2 2 (1.37%) J2EE
3 1 (0.68%) LAMP
3 1 (0.68%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.75%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.01%) Enterprise Storage
3 14 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.59%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (7.53%) Public Cloud
5 7 (4.79%) Replication
6 6 (4.11%) Clustering
6 6 (4.11%) EPoS
6 6 (4.11%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.42%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (2.74%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.05%) Fat Client
9 3 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (2.05%) Thin Client
9 3 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.37%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.37%) NHS
11 1 (0.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 110 (75.34%) Windows
2 89 (60.96%) Windows Server
3 43 (29.45%) Linux
4 42 (28.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (20.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (10.96%) Windows 10
7 13 (8.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (6.85%) Unix
8 10 (6.85%) Windows 7
9 6 (4.11%) Mac OS
9 6 (4.11%) Windows XP
10 5 (3.42%) HPUX
11 3 (2.05%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.37%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 36 (24.66%) ITIL
3 31 (21.23%) Problem-Solving
4 30 (20.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (13.01%) DevOps
5 19 (13.01%) High Availability
6 17 (11.64%) Migration
7 13 (8.90%) Patch Management
8 12 (8.22%) Deployment Automation
8 12 (8.22%) Storage Management
9 11 (7.53%) Change Management
9 11 (7.53%) Information Security
10 10 (6.85%) Antivirus Management
10 10 (6.85%) Virtual Environments
11 9 (6.16%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (5.48%) Change Control
12 8 (5.48%) Incident Management
12 8 (5.48%) Mobile Device Management
12 8 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (4.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.66%) SQL
2 20 (13.70%) PowerShell
3 12 (8.22%) Bash Shell
3 12 (8.22%) Python
4 11 (7.53%) PHP
5 3 (2.05%) VBScript
6 2 (1.37%) C
6 2 (1.37%) Java
6 2 (1.37%) Ruby
7 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (13.01%) MCSA
3 17 (11.64%) MCSE
4 15 (10.27%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (8.90%) CCNA
6 8 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.42%) VCP5
9 2 (1.37%) Degree
9 2 (1.37%) VCP6
10 1 (0.68%) CCDP
10 1 (0.68%) CCNP
10 1 (0.68%) CCSA
10 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.68%) MCDST
10 1 (0.68%) MCP
10 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.01%) SLA
2 3 (2.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.37%) GDPR
3 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 81 (55.48%) Active Directory
2 64 (43.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (17.81%) Hyper-V
4 16 (10.96%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (9.59%) Docker
6 9 (6.16%) XenApp
7 5 (3.42%) vSphere
8 4 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (2.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (2.05%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.68%) Firmware
11 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.68%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 51 (34.93%) SCCM
2 18 (12.33%) WSUS
3 15 (10.27%) Puppet
4 14 (9.59%) SCOM
5 13 (8.90%) vCenter Server
6 11 (7.53%) Ansible
7 10 (6.85%) Kubernetes
7 10 (6.85%) SCVMM
8 9 (6.16%) Rundeck
8 9 (6.16%) Terraform
9 6 (4.11%) Nagios
10 5 (3.42%) AirWatch
10 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (3.42%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (2.74%) Backup Exec
11 4 (2.74%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (2.74%) SCOrch
12 3 (2.05%) PaperCut
12 3 (2.05%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (1.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 109 (74.66%) VMware
2 75 (51.37%) Microsoft
3 32 (21.92%) Cisco
4 26 (17.81%) Citrix
5 20 (13.70%) HP
6 14 (9.59%) Veeam
7 12 (8.22%) 3PAR
7 12 (8.22%) NetApp
8 11 (7.53%) Red Hat
9 10 (6.85%) CommVault
9 10 (6.85%) EMC
9 10 (6.85%) Veritas
10 9 (6.16%) Ivanti
10 9 (6.16%) Shavlik
11 7 (4.79%) Symantec
12 6 (4.11%) Brocade
13 5 (3.42%) F5
13 5 (3.42%) McAfee
14 4 (2.74%) Meraki
15 3 (2.05%) SonicWALL