The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 18 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 13 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.42% 1.47% 5.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.14% 4.00% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 15
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £41,200 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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
35 75 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 25.36% 36.76% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 73 43
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bedford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for SAN.

1 16 (57.14%) IBM
2 14 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 13 (46.43%) Cisco
4 12 (42.86%) Data Management
5 11 (39.29%) Unix
6 10 (35.71%) ITIL
6 10 (35.71%) Flash
6 10 (35.71%) Performance Management
6 10 (35.71%) High Availability
7 9 (32.14%) EMC
7 9 (32.14%) VMware
8 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (28.57%) iSeries
8 8 (28.57%) Brocade
8 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (28.57%) Presales
9 7 (25.00%) FCoE
9 7 (25.00%) WAN
10 6 (21.43%) HP
10 6 (21.43%) NetApp
11 5 (17.86%) AIX
11 5 (17.86%) Linux
12 4 (14.29%) Mainframe
12 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
12 4 (14.29%) Firewall
12 4 (14.29%) Windows
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 4 (14.29%) Hitachi
12 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 4 (14.29%) vSphere

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) FCoE
1 7 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 2 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Data Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Management Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) SAN Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) SAN Storage Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) SAN Support
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) VMware Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.14%) EMC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Flash
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
1 8 (28.57%) iSeries
2 4 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.71%) LPAR
4 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) AS400
5 1 (3.57%) HACMP
5 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Unix
2 5 (17.86%) AIX
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Data Management
2 10 (35.71%) High Availability
2 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) Performance Management
3 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (28.57%) Presales
4 4 (14.29%) Data Encryption
4 4 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (10.71%) Information Management
5 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Storage Virtualisation
7 1 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) People Management
7 1 (3.57%) SDLC
7 1 (3.57%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) Korn
3 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) CCDP
1 3 (10.71%) CCIE
1 3 (10.71%) CCMSE
1 3 (10.71%) CCNP
1 3 (10.71%) CCSE
1 3 (10.71%) CCSM
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.71%) VCAP
1 3 (10.71%) VCDX
1 3 (10.71%) VCP5
1 3 (10.71%) VCP6
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.14%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.29%) vSphere
2 3 (10.71%) PowerHA
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) SRDF
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
1 3 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (7.14%) Nagios
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Simpana
2 2 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (7.14%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.57%) Linux-HA
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) IBM
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco
3 9 (32.14%) EMC
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) Brocade
5 6 (21.43%) HP
5 6 (21.43%) NetApp
6 4 (14.29%) Hitachi
7 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.71%) Citrix
7 3 (10.71%) FalconStor
7 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.71%) Veeam
8 2 (7.14%) Apple
8 2 (7.14%) CA
8 2 (7.14%) CommVault
8 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
8 2 (7.14%) LANDesk
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle
8 2 (7.14%) Red Hat