Period
to 29 February 2020

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 29 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 146 133 164
Rank change year-on-year -13 +31 -61
Permanent jobs citing SAN 98 162 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.61% 2.21% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 13.40% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 70 137 150
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,925 £30,710 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 817 1,209 1,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.43% 16.51% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 673 990 1,099
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% +3.95% +4.11%
10th Percentile £22,525 £21,250 £23,450
90th Percentile £67,500 £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 29 February 2020.

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 29 February 2020. 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 63 £44,750 +19.33% 11
North Yorkshire +16 13 £42,000 +12.00% 3
East Yorkshire +25 10 £37,500 -11.76%
South Yorkshire -3 10 £30,000 -11.76% 7
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 29 February 2020, 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 64 (65.31%) VMware
2 59 (60.20%) Windows
3 48 (48.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (47.96%) Microsoft
5 46 (46.94%) Firewall
6 42 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 38 (38.78%) Cisco
8 36 (36.73%) WAN
9 34 (34.69%) Windows Server
10 33 (33.67%) Active Directory
11 31 (31.63%) Hyper-V
12 30 (30.61%) LAN
12 30 (30.61%) Disaster Recovery
13 29 (29.59%) MCSE
13 29 (29.59%) Microsoft Certification
14 28 (28.57%) Azure
15 25 (25.51%) SQL Server
16 24 (24.49%) Linux
17 22 (22.45%) ITIL
17 22 (22.45%) SQL
17 22 (22.45%) Office 365
18 21 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
18 21 (21.43%) Wireless
19 20 (20.41%) HP
20 19 (19.39%) CCNA
21 17 (17.35%) PowerShell
22 16 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 15 (15.31%) WSUS
23 15 (15.31%) DevOps
23 15 (15.31%) MS Exchange

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 15 (15.31%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.27%) IIS
3 10 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (9.18%) Skype for Business
5 8 (8.16%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.06%) Apache
6 3 (3.06%) Jetty
6 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (28.57%) Azure
2 22 (22.45%) Office 365
3 11 (11.22%) AWS
4 10 (10.20%) SaaS
5 2 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.04%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 46 (46.94%) Firewall
2 36 (36.73%) WAN
3 30 (30.61%) LAN
4 21 (21.43%) Wireless
5 14 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 13 (13.27%) VoIP
7 12 (12.24%) Fibre Channel
8 11 (11.22%) DHCP
8 11 (11.22%) DNS
8 11 (11.22%) IP Telephony
8 11 (11.22%) VPN
9 8 (8.16%) NAS
9 8 (8.16%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (7.14%) VLAN
11 6 (6.12%) HSRP
11 6 (6.12%) Skype
12 5 (5.10%) ISDN
12 5 (5.10%) MPLS
13 4 (4.08%) PBX
13 4 (4.08%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.04%) MySQL
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 14 (14.29%) Finance
1 14 (14.29%) Retail
2 9 (9.18%) Legal
3 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.02%) Local Government
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 29 (29.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (19.39%) IT Engineer
3 18 (18.37%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (14.29%) Administrator
4 14 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (12.24%) Support Engineer
6 11 (11.22%) IT Administrator
6 11 (11.22%) IT Support
6 11 (11.22%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (11.22%) IT Systems Administrator
6 11 (11.22%) Network Administrator
6 11 (11.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 10 (10.20%) Architect
8 9 (9.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) Senior IT Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) Systems Support
8 9 (9.18%) Systems Support Engineer
9 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.22%) .NET
2 6 (6.12%) Middleware
3 2 (2.04%) LAMP
3 2 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.02%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.02%) HTML
4 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.22%) Clustering
2 11 (11.22%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (5.10%) CMDB
3 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.10%) NHS
4 4 (4.08%) iSeries
4 4 (4.08%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.08%) Replication
5 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.02%) PKI
6 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (60.20%) Windows
2 34 (34.69%) Windows Server
3 24 (24.49%) Linux
4 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.20%) Windows 10
6 7 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.08%) HPUX
7 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 30 (30.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (22.45%) ITIL
4 15 (15.31%) DevOps
4 15 (15.31%) Project Delivery
5 14 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
6 11 (11.22%) Business Continuity
6 11 (11.22%) Facilities Management
6 11 (11.22%) Network Architecture
6 11 (11.22%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (11.22%) Project Management
7 10 (10.20%) Service Management
8 9 (9.18%) Change Management
8 9 (9.18%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Automation
9 8 (8.16%) Mentoring
9 8 (8.16%) Migration
9 8 (8.16%) Patch Management
9 8 (8.16%) Test Automation
10 7 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.45%) SQL
2 17 (17.35%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.06%) Python
4 2 (2.04%) C
4 2 (2.04%) C++
4 2 (2.04%) COBOL
4 2 (2.04%) Perl
4 2 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (29.59%) MCSE
1 29 (29.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (19.39%) CCNA
4 14 (14.29%) MCSA
5 6 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (5.10%) CCNP
7 4 (4.08%) MCITP
8 2 (2.04%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.02%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (8.16%) SLA
3 4 (4.08%) QA
4 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (48.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (33.67%) Active Directory
3 31 (31.63%) Hyper-V
4 12 (12.24%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (11.22%) vSphere
6 10 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (5.10%) XenApp
8 3 (3.06%) Docker
8 3 (3.06%) KVM
8 3 (3.06%) VMware NSX
9 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.02%) Postfix
9 1 (1.02%) Squid
9 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (15.31%) WSUS
2 13 (13.27%) Puppet
2 13 (13.27%) SCCM
3 10 (10.20%) Terraform
4 5 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.10%) vCenter Server
5 4 (4.08%) PaperCut
6 3 (3.06%) Ansible
6 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (3.06%) Nessus
7 2 (2.04%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.04%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.02%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.02%) SCOM
8 1 (1.02%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 64 (65.31%) VMware
2 47 (47.96%) Microsoft
3 38 (38.78%) Cisco
4 20 (20.41%) HP
5 13 (13.27%) Dell
5 13 (13.27%) NetApp
6 11 (11.22%) Citrix
7 10 (10.20%) Veeam
8 6 (6.12%) Avaya
8 6 (6.12%) CheckPoint
8 6 (6.12%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.10%) EMC
9 5 (5.10%) Mitel
9 5 (5.10%) Oracle
9 5 (5.10%) Siemens
10 4 (4.08%) NETGEAR
10 4 (4.08%) Nimble Storage
11 3 (3.06%) Brocade
11 3 (3.06%) D-Link
11 3 (3.06%) Fortinet