Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 152 122
Rank change year-on-year -6 -30 -23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 104 158 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.58% 1.89% 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.62% 12.73% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 84 140 199
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -2.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,900 £29,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £55,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,471
% change year-on-year - +1.19% -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 1,081 1,241 1,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.38% 14.87% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1,038 1,283
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -1 69 £42,500 +7.59% 18
North Yorkshire -23 16 £45,000 -5.26% 6
East Yorkshire - 12 £37,500 - 2
South Yorkshire +4 5 £33,500 +12.04% 5
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 74 (71.15%) Windows
2 69 (66.35%) VMware
3 63 (60.58%) Microsoft
4 54 (51.92%) Active Directory
5 52 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 46 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 45 (43.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 44 (42.31%) Hyper-V
9 37 (35.58%) Firewall
10 35 (33.65%) SQL
11 34 (32.69%) SQL Server
11 34 (32.69%) Cisco
12 33 (31.73%) Linux
13 32 (30.77%) WAN
13 32 (30.77%) Office 365
14 31 (29.81%) ITIL
15 29 (27.88%) MCSE
15 29 (27.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 29 (27.88%) PowerShell
16 28 (26.92%) Azure
17 27 (25.96%) HP
18 26 (25.00%) LAN
18 26 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
19 25 (24.04%) MS Exchange
19 25 (24.04%) NetApp
20 23 (22.12%) Disaster Recovery
21 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
22 20 (19.23%) Citrix
22 20 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
23 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP

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 (24.04%) MS Exchange
2 18 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (16.35%) IIS
4 16 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 16 (15.38%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.85%) Apache
5 4 (3.85%) Jetty
5 4 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.88%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.96%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (30.77%) Office 365
2 28 (26.92%) Azure
3 11 (10.58%) SaaS
4 8 (7.69%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (35.58%) Firewall
2 32 (30.77%) WAN
3 26 (25.00%) LAN
4 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
5 17 (16.35%) Wireless
6 16 (15.38%) DHCP
6 16 (15.38%) DNS
6 16 (15.38%) NAS
6 16 (15.38%) VPN
7 14 (13.46%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (13.46%) Remote Desktop
8 10 (9.62%) Skype
9 9 (8.65%) VoIP
10 7 (6.73%) ISDN
10 7 (6.73%) MPLS
10 7 (6.73%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (5.77%) iSCSI
11 6 (5.77%) NGN
11 6 (5.77%) PBX
12 5 (4.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.88%) MySQL
4 3 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.92%) WinDbg
General
1 11 (10.58%) Legal
2 9 (8.65%) Marketing
3 7 (6.73%) Finance
4 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.88%) Retail
6 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.96%) Local Government
7 1 (0.96%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (22.12%) Systems Engineer
3 17 (16.35%) IT Engineer
4 14 (13.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 13 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 11 (10.58%) Support Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) Architect
7 9 (8.65%) IT Support
7 9 (8.65%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) Systems Support
7 9 (8.65%) Systems Support Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) Senior IT Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Technical Architect
10 6 (5.77%) Administrator
10 6 (5.77%) Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.54%) .NET
2 6 (5.77%) Middleware
3 4 (3.85%) HTML
3 4 (3.85%) Web Services
4 3 (2.88%) LAMP
4 3 (2.88%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.96%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Clustering
2 12 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 7 (6.73%) CMDB
5 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.81%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.85%) Replication
8 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.92%) Handset
9 2 (1.92%) PKI
10 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 74 (71.15%) Windows
2 52 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 33 (31.73%) Linux
4 26 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (15.38%) Windows 10
7 10 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (8.65%) Windows 8
8 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (7.69%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.85%) AIX
10 4 (3.85%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.85%) Unix
11 3 (2.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 31 (29.81%) ITIL
3 23 (22.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (16.35%) Change Management
5 16 (15.38%) High Availability
6 12 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (9.62%) Business Continuity
7 10 (9.62%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (9.62%) Project Delivery
7 10 (9.62%) Service Management
8 9 (8.65%) Mobile Device Management
8 9 (8.65%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 8 (7.69%) Antivirus Management
9 8 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.69%) Preventative Maintenance
9 8 (7.69%) Security Patching
9 8 (7.69%) Time Management
10 7 (6.73%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.65%) SQL
2 29 (27.88%) PowerShell
3 13 (12.50%) Python
4 12 (11.54%) Ruby
5 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.88%) Perl
7 2 (1.92%) VBScript
8 1 (0.96%) C
8 1 (0.96%) C++
8 1 (0.96%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 29 (27.88%) MCSE
1 29 (27.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (15.38%) CCNA
4 9 (8.65%) CCNP
5 7 (6.73%) MCSA
6 4 (3.85%) MCITP
6 4 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.92%) CCSP
7 2 (1.92%) CCVP
7 2 (1.92%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.96%) GIAC
8 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.96%) LPIC
8 1 (0.96%) MCP
8 1 (0.96%) RHCE
8 1 (0.96%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (11.54%) SLA
3 5 (4.81%) QA
4 2 (1.92%) GDPR
4 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (51.92%) Active Directory
2 46 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (42.31%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.46%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (12.50%) vSphere
6 10 (9.62%) XenApp
7 4 (3.85%) Docker
7 4 (3.85%) KVM
8 3 (2.88%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.88%) VMware NSX
8 3 (2.88%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.92%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.96%) NFS
10 1 (0.96%) Postfix
10 1 (0.96%) Squid
Systems Management
1 18 (17.31%) SCCM
2 14 (13.46%) WSUS
3 13 (12.50%) Puppet
4 10 (9.62%) Ansible
4 10 (9.62%) vCenter Server
5 8 (7.69%) PaperCut
6 7 (6.73%) Icinga
6 7 (6.73%) Nagios
6 7 (6.73%) NetBackup
6 7 (6.73%) Opsview
7 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (4.81%) Nessus
9 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 4 (3.85%) SCOM
9 4 (3.85%) SCVMM
10 3 (2.88%) HAProxy
10 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 69 (66.35%) VMware
2 63 (60.58%) Microsoft
3 34 (32.69%) Cisco
4 27 (25.96%) HP
5 25 (24.04%) NetApp
6 20 (19.23%) Citrix
7 17 (16.35%) Veeam
8 12 (11.54%) Dell
9 7 (6.73%) 3PAR
9 7 (6.73%) Meraki
9 7 (6.73%) Mitel
9 7 (6.73%) Siemens
10 6 (5.77%) CheckPoint
10 6 (5.77%) EMC
11 5 (4.81%) F5
11 5 (4.81%) Oracle
11 5 (4.81%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.85%) CommVault
12 4 (3.85%) IBM
12 4 (3.85%) Sage