The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 49 49 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.01% 3.07% 5.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 21.82% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 9
Average salary £28,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 55 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.53% 14.07% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 49 39
Average salary £45,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SAN
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Bedford region.

SAN Salary Trend in Bedford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN.

1 25 (48.08%) VMware
2 21 (40.38%) Windows
2 21 (40.38%) DNS
3 17 (32.69%) DHCP
3 17 (32.69%) Citrix
3 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (30.77%) WAN
4 16 (30.77%) VPN
5 15 (28.85%) LAN
5 15 (28.85%) UNIX
5 15 (28.85%) MCSE
5 15 (28.85%) Cisco
6 14 (26.92%) Lotus
6 14 (26.92%) McAfee
6 14 (26.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (26.92%) Lotus Domino
6 14 (26.92%) Android
6 14 (26.92%) Windows Phone 8
6 14 (26.92%) Windows Phone
6 14 (26.92%) PowerHA
7 13 (25.00%) Firewall
8 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (23.08%) ITIL
8 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
8 12 (23.08%) NetApp
8 12 (23.08%) EMC
8 12 (23.08%) Performance Analysis

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (26.92%) Lotus Domino
1 14 (26.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.46%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (40.38%) DNS
2 17 (32.69%) DHCP
3 16 (30.77%) WAN
3 16 (30.77%) VPN
4 15 (28.85%) LAN
5 13 (25.00%) Firewall
6 11 (21.15%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 6 (11.54%) VoIP
8 6 (11.54%) NAS
9 5 (9.62%) Network Security
10 4 (7.69%) HTTP
11 3 (5.77%) Internet
12 2 (3.85%) VLAN
12 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
12 2 (3.85%) SSL
12 2 (3.85%) FTP
13 1 (1.92%) DMZ
13 1 (1.92%) Wireless
13 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
1 2 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Administrator
2 11 (21.15%) Network Support
3 9 (17.31%) Technical Specialist
3 9 (17.31%) Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Network Support Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (11.54%) Network Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Storage Specialist
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Support
7 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.69%) Network Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) UNIX Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Blackberry
1 10 (19.23%) SecurID
2 9 (17.31%) CLARiiON
2 9 (17.31%) Symmetrix DMX
3 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.54%) EMC Centera
4 6 (11.54%) Replication
5 3 (5.77%) Symmetrix
5 3 (5.77%) LPAR
5 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.92%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (28.85%) UNIX
5 14 (26.92%) Windows Phone 8
5 14 (26.92%) Windows Phone
5 14 (26.92%) Android
6 10 (19.23%) VMS
7 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 6 (11.54%) AIX
8 6 (11.54%) Linux
9 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) ITIL
1 12 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
2 11 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 6 (11.54%) Asset Management
5 5 (9.62%) Change Control
6 4 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.77%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (5.77%) Change Management
7 3 (5.77%) Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.85%) Logistics
8 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.92%) Time Management
9 1 (1.92%) High Availability
9 1 (1.92%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.92%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (28.85%) MCSE
3 10 (19.23%) Degree
4 6 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (7.69%) CCNA
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.77%) MCP
6 3 (5.77%) CCA
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.85%) CCSP
7 2 (3.85%) CCNP
7 2 (3.85%) CCIP
7 2 (3.85%) LPIC
8 1 (1.92%) MCITP
8 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 14 (26.92%) PowerHA
3 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (19.23%) vSphere
5 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 6 (11.54%) Firmware
7 5 (9.62%) XenApp
8 4 (7.69%) VMware ESX
9 3 (5.77%) vCloud
9 3 (5.77%) VMFS
9 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (3.85%) UAG
10 2 (3.85%) Terminal Services
10 2 (3.85%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) Backup Exec
1 10 (19.23%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (11.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) VMware
2 17 (32.69%) Citrix
3 15 (28.85%) Cisco
4 14 (26.92%) Lotus
4 14 (26.92%) McAfee
5 12 (23.08%) EMC
5 12 (23.08%) NetApp
6 11 (21.15%) Symantec
7 10 (19.23%) Clearswift
8 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 6 (11.54%) HP
10 4 (7.69%) IBM
11 1 (1.92%) Dell
11 1 (1.92%) CA
11 1 (1.92%) Altiris
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago