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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 43 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.85% 9.93% 5.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 45.90% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 14
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% -30.92%
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
60 61 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.22% 21.63% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 61
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bedford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (65.00%) VMware
4 12 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (60.00%) vSphere
4 12 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 11 (55.00%) FalconStor
5 11 (55.00%) CommVault
6 10 (50.00%) Cisco
6 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (50.00%) Oracle
6 10 (50.00%) Replication
7 7 (35.00%) Linux
7 7 (35.00%) UNIX
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (25.00%) CCNP
8 5 (25.00%) CCNA
8 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 5 (25.00%) LDAP
8 5 (25.00%) AIX
8 5 (25.00%) MS Office
8 5 (25.00%) LPIC
8 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (25.00%) Change Management
8 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (25.00%) LPAR
8 5 (25.00%) PowerHA

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (10.00%) MS Project
3 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (25.00%) LDAP
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) SMTP
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
3 2 (10.00%) MPLS
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (45.00%) Server Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Server Support
4 6 (30.00%) Analyst
5 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (20.00%) Server Analyst
6 4 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (10.00%) Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Consultant
7 2 (10.00%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) J2EE
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (50.00%) Replication
3 5 (25.00%) LPAR
4 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (25.00%) Change Management
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNP
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (25.00%) LPIC
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (60.00%) vSphere
3 5 (25.00%) PowerHA
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) FalconStor
3 11 (55.00%) CommVault
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Intel
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix