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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 25 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 82 46 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.14% 4.52% 6.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.02% 17.62% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 75 44 59
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 £25,000 £33,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
241 261 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.97% 25.64% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 216 242 237
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +20 40 £30,000 -37.17% 4
Luton -6 23 £42,000 -16.00% 2
Shefford - 4 £30,000 - 1
Dunstable -3 3 £33,500 +15.51%
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 98 (69.50%) VMware
2 82 (58.16%) Windows
3 65 (46.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (45.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (41.13%) DNS
5 58 (41.13%) Firewall
6 57 (40.43%) vSphere
7 55 (39.01%) MCSE
8 54 (38.30%) Citrix
9 53 (37.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 51 (36.17%) DHCP
11 49 (34.75%) VPN
12 48 (34.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 48 (34.04%) WAN
12 48 (34.04%) LAN
13 44 (31.21%) Cisco
14 43 (30.50%) SQL
15 42 (29.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 41 (29.08%) Symantec
17 40 (28.37%) McAfee
17 40 (28.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 40 (28.37%) Lotus Domino
17 40 (28.37%) Lotus
17 40 (28.37%) Android
17 40 (28.37%) Windows Phone
17 40 (28.37%) Windows Phone 8
18 39 (27.66%) NAS
18 39 (27.66%) MS Excel
19 37 (26.24%) Wi-Fi
19 37 (26.24%) Backup Exec

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 40 (28.37%) Lotus Domino
1 40 (28.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 27 (19.15%) IIS
3 16 (11.35%) MS Exchange
4 11 (7.80%) Apache
5 10 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (3.55%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.84%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (2.84%) Lync
10 3 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 39 (27.66%) MS Excel
2 22 (15.60%) MS Office
3 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (3.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (41.13%) DNS
1 58 (41.13%) Firewall
2 51 (36.17%) DHCP
3 49 (34.75%) VPN
4 48 (34.04%) LAN
4 48 (34.04%) WAN
5 39 (27.66%) NAS
6 37 (26.24%) Wi-Fi
7 27 (19.15%) TCP/IP
8 13 (9.22%) Internet
9 12 (8.51%) Network Security
10 11 (7.80%) iSCSI
11 10 (7.09%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (4.96%) HTTP
13 6 (4.26%) VoIP
13 6 (4.26%) DMZ
14 5 (3.55%) HTTPS
14 5 (3.55%) SSL
14 5 (3.55%) VLAN
15 2 (1.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.35%) Oracle Database
3 14 (9.93%) MySQL
3 14 (9.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (2.84%) Finance
2 2 (1.42%) Automotive
3 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (31.21%) Network Support
2 43 (30.50%) Network Engineer
3 32 (22.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 28 (19.86%) Support Engineer
4 28 (19.86%) PC Support
4 28 (19.86%) PC Engineer
5 23 (16.31%) Network Support Engineer
6 22 (15.60%) DBA
6 22 (15.60%) Analyst
7 20 (14.18%) Technical Specialist
8 19 (13.48%) Support Analyst
9 18 (12.77%) Network Analyst
10 17 (12.06%) Network Support Analyst
10 17 (12.06%) Administrator
11 16 (11.35%) Storage Specialist
12 15 (10.64%) PC Support Engineer
12 15 (10.64%) Server Support
13 14 (9.93%) Server Support Analyst
13 14 (9.93%) Server Engineer
13 14 (9.93%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.53%) Blackberry
1 36 (25.53%) SecurID
2 24 (17.02%) Replication
3 20 (14.18%) Computer Science
4 17 (12.06%) Symmetrix DMX
4 17 (12.06%) CLARiiON
4 17 (12.06%) Firmware
5 15 (10.64%) EMC Centera
6 9 (6.38%) Clustering
7 6 (4.26%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.55%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.13%) LPAR
9 3 (2.13%) e-Health
10 2 (1.42%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.71%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.71%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 82 (58.16%) Windows
2 65 (46.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (34.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (28.37%) Windows Phone 8
4 40 (28.37%) Windows Phone
4 40 (28.37%) Android
5 36 (25.53%) Windows 7
5 36 (25.53%) VMS
6 28 (19.86%) Linux
7 14 (9.93%) SUSE
7 14 (9.93%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (5.67%) UNIX
9 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (3.55%) Windows Vista
10 5 (3.55%) Windows XP
10 5 (3.55%) AIX
11 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (18.44%) ITIL
3 16 (11.35%) Migration
4 15 (10.64%) Service Delivery
5 14 (9.93%) Asset Management
5 14 (9.93%) Incident Management
5 14 (9.93%) Data Migration
5 14 (9.93%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (9.93%) Performance Engineering
6 12 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (7.80%) Project Management
8 10 (7.09%) Change Control
9 6 (4.26%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (4.26%) Capacity Management
9 6 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (3.55%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (3.55%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.55%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (3.55%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 43 (30.50%) SQL
2 14 (9.93%) PL/SQL
3 10 (7.09%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.67%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.96%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.71%) AWK
6 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 64 (45.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (39.01%) MCSE
3 31 (21.99%) Degree
4 26 (18.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (12.06%) CCNA
5 17 (12.06%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (10.64%) MCITP
7 14 (9.93%) VCP5
8 9 (6.38%) CCNP
9 7 (4.96%) MCP
9 7 (4.96%) MCTS
10 6 (4.26%) MCSA
11 5 (3.55%) CCSP
11 5 (3.55%) CCIP
12 4 (2.84%) CCA
12 4 (2.84%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (1.42%) LPIC
13 2 (1.42%) Security+ Certification
14 1 (0.71%) VCP4
14 1 (0.71%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 13 (9.22%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (40.43%) vSphere
2 53 (37.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (29.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 28 (19.86%) Active Directory
5 26 (18.44%) XenApp
6 21 (14.89%) VMware ESX
7 14 (9.93%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (9.93%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (6.38%) VMware Server
9 8 (5.67%) VMFS
9 8 (5.67%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (4.96%) Hyper-V
11 6 (4.26%) XenServer
11 6 (4.26%) XenDesktop
11 6 (4.26%) Terminal Services
11 6 (4.26%) PowerHA
12 5 (3.55%) vCloud
12 5 (3.55%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (3.55%) UAG
12 5 (3.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 37 (26.24%) Backup Exec
2 36 (25.53%) McAfee ePO
3 14 (9.93%) Data Guard
4 7 (4.96%) HP SIM
5 4 (2.84%) WSUS
6 3 (2.13%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.71%) SCCM
8 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 98 (69.50%) VMware
2 54 (38.30%) Citrix
3 44 (31.21%) Cisco
4 41 (29.08%) Symantec
5 40 (28.37%) McAfee
5 40 (28.37%) Lotus
6 36 (25.53%) Clearswift
7 35 (24.82%) NetApp
8 29 (20.57%) Oracle
9 25 (17.73%) EMC
10 24 (17.02%) Microsoft
11 21 (14.89%) HP
12 12 (8.51%) Dell
13 3 (2.13%) CA
13 3 (2.13%) CommVault
13 3 (2.13%) LANDesk
14 2 (1.42%) AppSense
15 1 (0.71%) Brocade
15 1 (0.71%) PlateSpin
15 1 (0.71%) Veeam
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Shefford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vadis
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Up to £35k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago