The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 25 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 32 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 11.85% 7.75% 4.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.38% 29.33% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 9
Average salary £33,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.92% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £43,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,200 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 75 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 19.63% 26.41% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 46 73 44
Average salary £33,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.92% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Bedfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bedford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 53 (89.83%) VMware
2 49 (83.05%) Windows
3 48 (81.36%) DNS
3 48 (81.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (81.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (79.66%) VPN
4 47 (79.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (79.66%) MCSE
5 45 (76.27%) Firewall
6 42 (71.19%) WAN
6 42 (71.19%) Citrix
7 41 (69.49%) DHCP
7 41 (69.49%) LAN
7 41 (69.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 40 (67.80%) Lotus Domino
8 40 (67.80%) Lotus
8 40 (67.80%) McAfee
8 40 (67.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 40 (67.80%) Android
8 40 (67.80%) Windows Phone 8
8 40 (67.80%) Windows Phone
9 38 (64.41%) Symantec
10 37 (62.71%) SecurID
10 37 (62.71%) Wi-Fi
10 37 (62.71%) Backup Exec
10 37 (62.71%) Blackberry
10 37 (62.71%) Clearswift
10 37 (62.71%) VMS
10 37 (62.71%) vSphere
10 37 (62.71%) McAfee ePO

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 40 (67.80%) Lotus Domino
1 40 (67.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
3 7 (11.86%) IIS
4 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.17%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.08%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (44.07%) MS Excel
2 22 (37.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (81.36%) DNS
2 47 (79.66%) VPN
3 45 (76.27%) Firewall
4 42 (71.19%) WAN
5 41 (69.49%) DHCP
5 41 (69.49%) LAN
6 37 (62.71%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
8 7 (11.86%) HTTP
8 7 (11.86%) Internet
8 7 (11.86%) Network Security
9 6 (10.17%) HTTPS
9 6 (10.17%) SSL
9 6 (10.17%) VLAN
10 5 (8.47%) NAS
11 4 (6.78%) VoIP
12 3 (5.08%) DMZ
13 1 (1.69%) FTP
13 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (66.10%) Network Engineer
2 38 (64.41%) Network Support
3 37 (62.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 33 (55.93%) PC Support
4 33 (55.93%) PC Engineer
5 21 (35.59%) Network Support Engineer
5 21 (35.59%) Support Engineer
6 20 (33.90%) PC Support Engineer
7 14 (23.73%) Network Support Analyst
7 14 (23.73%) Support Analyst
7 14 (23.73%) Network Analyst
7 14 (23.73%) Analyst
7 14 (23.73%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 13 (22.03%) Server Analyst
8 13 (22.03%) Server Support
8 13 (22.03%) Server Support Analyst
8 13 (22.03%) Server Engineer
9 9 (15.25%) Technical Specialist
10 8 (13.56%) Administrator
11 5 (8.47%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 37 (62.71%) Blackberry
1 37 (62.71%) SecurID
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) Symmetrix DMX
3 5 (8.47%) Firmware
3 5 (8.47%) Replication
3 5 (8.47%) CLARiiON
3 5 (8.47%) EMC Centera
4 4 (6.78%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.08%) e-Health
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 49 (83.05%) Windows
2 48 (81.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (79.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (67.80%) Android
4 40 (67.80%) Windows Phone 8
4 40 (67.80%) Windows Phone
5 37 (62.71%) VMS
6 28 (47.46%) Windows 7
7 6 (10.17%) Windows Vista
7 6 (10.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) ITIL
2 6 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (6.78%) Asset Management
3 4 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.08%) Change Management
4 3 (5.08%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (5.08%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.39%) Project Management
5 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.69%) Network Management
6 1 (1.69%) Logistics
6 1 (1.69%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.69%) Change Control
6 1 (1.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (81.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (79.66%) MCSE
3 10 (16.95%) Degree
4 7 (11.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (11.86%) CCNA
4 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (10.17%) MCP
5 6 (10.17%) CCSP
5 6 (10.17%) CCNP
5 6 (10.17%) CCIP
6 3 (5.08%) CCA
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.69%) MCITP
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (69.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 37 (62.71%) vSphere
3 19 (32.20%) XenApp
4 15 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (10.17%) Terminal Services
5 6 (10.17%) ISA Server
5 6 (10.17%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (10.17%) UAG
6 5 (8.47%) VMware ESX
6 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
7 4 (6.78%) VMFS
7 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (6.78%) vCloud
8 3 (5.08%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.69%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 37 (62.71%) Backup Exec
1 37 (62.71%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 53 (89.83%) VMware
2 42 (71.19%) Citrix
3 40 (67.80%) Lotus
3 40 (67.80%) McAfee
4 38 (64.41%) Symantec
5 37 (62.71%) Clearswift
6 14 (23.73%) Cisco
7 9 (15.25%) EMC
7 9 (15.25%) NetApp
8 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.17%) HP
10 3 (5.08%) CA
11 1 (1.69%) Dell
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