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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 30 35 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.10% 4.69% 6.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.09% 21.31% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 27
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £63,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median 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
53 61 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.18% 22.02% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 53 53 91
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 6 May 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bedford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) Unix
2 7 (63.64%) AIX
2 7 (63.64%) High Availability
2 7 (63.64%) PowerHA
3 6 (54.55%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Tivoli
5 4 (36.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) LPAR
5 4 (36.36%) Linux-HA
6 3 (27.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (27.27%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (27.27%) iSeries
6 3 (27.27%) Data Management
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
7 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) CCIE
7 2 (18.18%) CCNP
7 2 (18.18%) CCDP
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
7 2 (18.18%) CCSE
7 2 (18.18%) Information Management
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) SAN Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Support
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) LPAR
2 3 (27.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (27.27%) iSeries
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Unix
2 7 (63.64%) AIX
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) High Availability
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (18.18%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) Presales
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCDP
1 2 (18.18%) CCIE
1 2 (18.18%) CCMSE
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) CCSE
1 2 (18.18%) CCSM
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) VCAP
1 2 (18.18%) VCDX
1 2 (18.18%) VCP5
1 2 (18.18%) VCP6
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) PowerHA
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Linux-HA
1 4 (36.36%) Tivoli
1 4 (36.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco