Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 167 148 142
Rank change year-on-year -19 -6 +16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 63 60 180
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.21% 1.26% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.01% 9.55% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 146
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £35,063 £31,875 £34,892
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £44,750 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.03% +19.33% -6.25%
75th Percentile £48,000 £51,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £75,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,250 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.50% +11.11% -2.29%

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 899 628 1,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.26% 13.21% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 699 518 1,178
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,750 £21,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,563 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,556 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.90% +4.33% -

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 18 May 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 18 May 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 +14 48 £42,500 -5.03% 7
South Yorkshire -30 10 £29,900 -0.33% 1
East Yorkshire -6 6 £35,000 -22.65%
North Yorkshire 0 5 £36,000 -20.00%
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 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 51 (80.95%) VMware
2 49 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 46 (73.02%) Windows
4 42 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 38 (60.32%) Microsoft 365
6 37 (58.73%) Active Directory
7 33 (52.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 32 (50.79%) Azure
9 26 (41.27%) Dell
9 26 (41.27%) EMC
10 25 (39.68%) Web Services
11 21 (33.33%) SQL
11 21 (33.33%) Cisco
12 20 (31.75%) Citrix
13 19 (30.16%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (28.57%) IBM
14 18 (28.57%) HP
14 18 (28.57%) AWS
15 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (26.98%) High Availability
15 17 (26.98%) Linux
15 17 (26.98%) PowerShell
16 16 (25.40%) Firewall
16 16 (25.40%) CommVault
16 16 (25.40%) Veeam
17 14 (22.22%) Change Management
18 13 (20.63%) SLA
18 13 (20.63%) Dell Compellent
19 12 (19.05%) NetApp

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 (11.11%) Apache
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (60.32%) Microsoft 365
2 32 (50.79%) Azure
3 18 (28.57%) AWS
4 7 (11.11%) Cohesity
4 7 (11.11%) IaaS
5 3 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (4.76%) PaaS
5 3 (4.76%) Serverless
6 2 (3.17%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (3.17%) OneDrive
6 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) Firewall
2 12 (19.05%) Internet
3 10 (15.87%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (14.29%) LAN
4 9 (14.29%) MPLS
4 9 (14.29%) Skype
4 9 (14.29%) WAN
5 8 (12.70%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (11.11%) Cisco Firepower
7 6 (9.52%) Network Security
8 5 (7.94%) DNS
8 5 (7.94%) NAS
9 3 (4.76%) DHCP
9 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.76%) VPN
10 2 (3.17%) SD-WAN
11 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.59%) FTP
11 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (7.94%) MySQL
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (4.76%) Informix
4 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Social Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.17%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Technical Support
5 7 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 6 (9.52%) Architect
6 6 (9.52%) AS400 Support
7 5 (7.94%) Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Presales Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 4 (6.35%) Presales Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Senior IT Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.68%) Web Services
2 4 (6.35%) REST
3 3 (4.76%) Kafka
3 3 (4.76%) React
4 2 (3.17%) Velocity
5 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) FMCG
2 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (9.52%) AS400
4 6 (9.52%) iSeries
4 6 (9.52%) Replication
5 3 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.76%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.17%) Clustering
6 2 (3.17%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.59%) NHS
7 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (73.02%) Windows
2 42 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 17 (26.98%) Linux
3 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (17.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2016
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (1.59%) AIX
8 1 (1.59%) Unix
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (30.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (26.98%) High Availability
4 14 (22.22%) Change Management
5 11 (17.46%) ITIL
6 10 (15.87%) Security Patching
7 9 (14.29%) Availability Management
7 9 (14.29%) DNA
8 8 (12.70%) SIEM
8 8 (12.70%) Storage Management
9 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (11.11%) Presales
9 7 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (9.52%) Logistics
10 6 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (7.94%) Business Transformation
11 5 (7.94%) Commercial Awareness
12 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Automation
12 4 (6.35%) Migration
12 4 (6.35%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) SQL
2 17 (26.98%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.76%) Java
3 3 (4.76%) Python
3 3 (4.76%) TypeScript
4 2 (3.17%) C
4 2 (3.17%) Perl
4 2 (3.17%) Ruby
4 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.59%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.63%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (58.73%) Active Directory
3 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
4 10 (15.87%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.35%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.59%) LXC
6 1 (1.59%) NFS
6 1 (1.59%) SRDF
6 1 (1.59%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) NetBackup
2 9 (14.29%) SCCM
2 9 (14.29%) SCOM
2 9 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 9 (14.29%) vCenter Server
3 8 (12.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (12.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (6.35%) FortiGate
4 4 (6.35%) NetVault Backup
5 3 (4.76%) Grafana
5 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (3.17%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.59%) Ansible
7 1 (1.59%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (80.95%) VMware
2 49 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 26 (41.27%) Dell
3 26 (41.27%) EMC
4 21 (33.33%) Cisco
5 20 (31.75%) Citrix
6 18 (28.57%) HP
6 18 (28.57%) IBM
7 16 (25.40%) CommVault
7 16 (25.40%) Veeam
8 13 (20.63%) Dell Compellent
9 12 (19.05%) NetApp
10 10 (15.87%) Red Hat
11 8 (12.70%) Juniper
11 8 (12.70%) Symantec
11 8 (12.70%) Zerto
12 7 (11.11%) Veritas
13 4 (6.35%) 3PAR
13 4 (6.35%) SonicWALL
13 4 (6.35%) Sophos