The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 37 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 67 32 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.18% 3.52% 5.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.78% 17.30% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 62 31 52
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
225 185 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.74% 20.37% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 206 181 236
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SAN Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SAN
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +14 34 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Luton -12 8 £42,000 -16.00% 1
Shefford - 5 £30,000 -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 91 (64.54%) VMware
2 69 (48.94%) Windows
3 53 (37.59%) Firewall
3 53 (37.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (36.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (36.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (36.17%) Cisco
6 42 (29.79%) DNS
7 41 (29.08%) vSphere
8 40 (28.37%) SQL
9 39 (27.66%) MCSE
9 39 (27.66%) NAS
10 38 (26.95%) Citrix
10 38 (26.95%) Active Directory
11 36 (25.53%) DHCP
11 36 (25.53%) Degree
12 35 (24.82%) TCP/IP
13 33 (23.40%) VPN
13 33 (23.40%) WAN
14 32 (22.70%) LAN
14 32 (22.70%) NetApp
14 32 (22.70%) Windows Server 2003
14 32 (22.70%) Windows 7
15 31 (21.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 29 (20.57%) Symantec
16 29 (20.57%) Linux
17 28 (19.86%) Lotus Domino
17 28 (19.86%) MS Excel
17 28 (19.86%) Lotus
17 28 (19.86%) McAfee

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 28 (19.86%) Lotus Domino
1 28 (19.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 21 (14.89%) IIS
3 11 (7.80%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.67%) Apache
5 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.84%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 3 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.42%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.42%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (19.86%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (37.59%) Firewall
2 42 (29.79%) DNS
3 39 (27.66%) NAS
4 36 (25.53%) DHCP
5 35 (24.82%) TCP/IP
6 33 (23.40%) VPN
6 33 (23.40%) WAN
7 32 (22.70%) LAN
8 26 (18.44%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (10.64%) Internet
10 10 (7.09%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (7.09%) Network Security
11 9 (6.38%) iSCSI
12 7 (4.96%) VoIP
13 6 (4.26%) HTTP
14 5 (3.55%) DMZ
15 3 (2.13%) HTTPS
15 3 (2.13%) SSL
15 3 (2.13%) FTP
15 3 (2.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.06%) Oracle Database
2 15 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (9.93%) SQL Server
4 12 (8.51%) MySQL
5 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (2.84%) Finance
2 2 (1.42%) Automotive
3 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (28.37%) Network Support
2 38 (26.95%) Network Engineer
3 30 (21.28%) Support Engineer
4 23 (16.31%) DBA
4 23 (16.31%) Network Support Engineer
5 20 (14.18%) 3rd Line Support
6 19 (13.48%) Administrator
7 18 (12.77%) Analyst
7 18 (12.77%) Technical Specialist
8 15 (10.64%) Oracle DBA
9 14 (9.93%) PC Engineer
9 14 (9.93%) PC Support
9 14 (9.93%) Storage Specialist
9 14 (9.93%) Support Analyst
10 13 (9.22%) Network Support Analyst
10 13 (9.22%) Network Analyst
11 11 (7.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (6.38%) VMware Engineer
13 8 (5.67%) PC Support Engineer
13 8 (5.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.73%) Replication
2 24 (17.02%) Blackberry
2 24 (17.02%) SecurID
3 18 (12.77%) Computer Science
4 17 (12.06%) Symmetrix DMX
4 17 (12.06%) CLARiiON
5 13 (9.22%) EMC Centera
6 8 (5.67%) Clustering
7 6 (4.26%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.55%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.84%) LPAR
9 4 (2.84%) Symmetrix
10 3 (2.13%) e-Health
11 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.42%) EqualLogic
12 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.71%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 69 (48.94%) Windows
2 53 (37.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (22.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (22.70%) Windows 7
4 29 (20.57%) Linux
5 28 (19.86%) Android
5 28 (19.86%) Windows Phone
5 28 (19.86%) Windows Phone 8
6 24 (17.02%) VMS
7 15 (10.64%) SUSE
7 15 (10.64%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (8.51%) UNIX
9 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (4.26%) AIX
11 3 (2.13%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.13%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (17.73%) ITIL
3 17 (12.06%) Migration
4 16 (11.35%) Service Delivery
5 15 (10.64%) Project Management
5 15 (10.64%) Data Migration
5 15 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 15 (10.64%) Incident Management
5 15 (10.64%) Performance Engineering
6 13 (9.22%) Asset Management
7 12 (8.51%) Mentoring
7 12 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (7.09%) Performance Analysis
9 9 (6.38%) Change Control
10 6 (4.26%) Change Management
11 5 (3.55%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.55%) Data Modelling
11 5 (3.55%) Capacity Management
11 5 (3.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (3.55%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.37%) SQL
2 15 (10.64%) PL/SQL
3 11 (7.80%) Shell Script
4 8 (5.67%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.71%) AWK
5 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (36.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (27.66%) MCSE
3 36 (25.53%) Degree
4 23 (16.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (16.31%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (16.31%) CCNA
5 18 (12.77%) MCITP
6 12 (8.51%) VCP5
7 7 (4.96%) MCTS
8 6 (4.26%) MCSA
8 6 (4.26%) CCNP
9 4 (2.84%) MCP
9 4 (2.84%) CCA
9 4 (2.84%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.13%) CCIP
10 3 (2.13%) CCSP
10 3 (2.13%) LPIC
11 1 (0.71%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.71%) VCAP
11 1 (0.71%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (9.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (36.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (29.08%) vSphere
3 38 (26.95%) Active Directory
4 31 (21.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 23 (16.31%) VMware ESX
6 18 (12.77%) XenApp
7 15 (10.64%) Firmware
7 15 (10.64%) Oracle RMAN
7 15 (10.64%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (7.09%) PowerHA
9 9 (6.38%) VMware Server
10 7 (4.96%) VMFS
10 7 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (3.55%) vCloud
11 5 (3.55%) Hyper-V
11 5 (3.55%) XenServer
11 5 (3.55%) XenDesktop
12 4 (2.84%) Terminal Services
13 3 (2.13%) ISA Server
13 3 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (18.44%) Backup Exec
2 24 (17.02%) McAfee ePO
3 15 (10.64%) Data Guard
4 6 (4.26%) HP SIM
5 4 (2.84%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.13%) WSUS
7 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.71%) SCCM
7 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (64.54%) VMware
2 51 (36.17%) Cisco
3 38 (26.95%) Citrix
4 32 (22.70%) NetApp
5 29 (20.57%) Symantec
6 28 (19.86%) Lotus
6 28 (19.86%) McAfee
7 27 (19.15%) Oracle
8 25 (17.73%) EMC
9 24 (17.02%) Clearswift
10 21 (14.89%) HP
11 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
12 11 (7.80%) Dell
13 3 (2.13%) CA
13 3 (2.13%) CommVault
14 2 (1.42%) LANDesk
14 2 (1.42%) IBM
14 2 (1.42%) AppSense
15 1 (0.71%) Wyse
15 1 (0.71%) Sun
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