The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 53 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 14 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.31% 2.04% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 9.14% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 23
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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
84 175 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.84% 22.32% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 66 162 128
Median salary £50,000 £52,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SAN
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +22 13 £50,000 -16.66%
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 20 (55.56%) IBM
2 18 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 17 (47.22%) Data Management
3 17 (47.22%) Cisco
4 14 (38.89%) Unix
4 14 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (38.89%) High Availability
5 13 (36.11%) EMC
5 13 (36.11%) ITIL
5 13 (36.11%) Performance Management
6 12 (33.33%) VMware
6 12 (33.33%) Flash
7 10 (27.78%) WAN
7 10 (27.78%) iSeries
7 10 (27.78%) Brocade
7 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (25.00%) FCoE
8 9 (25.00%) Presales
9 8 (22.22%) HP
10 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 6 (16.67%) Hitachi
10 6 (16.67%) NetApp
10 6 (16.67%) AIX
10 6 (16.67%) Linux
10 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.67%) Firewall
10 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
10 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) WAN
2 9 (25.00%) FCoE
3 6 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (11.11%) Network Security
5 3 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Architect
2 6 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Management Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) SAN Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) SAN Storage Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) SAN Support
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Architect
5 2 (5.56%) EMC Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Junior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) Flash
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Storage
1 10 (27.78%) iSeries
2 5 (13.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (11.11%) LPAR
3 4 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.56%) Replication
6 1 (2.78%) AS400
6 1 (2.78%) HACMP
6 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Unix
2 6 (16.67%) AIX
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Windows
4 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.56%) OS/400
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Data Management
2 14 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (38.89%) High Availability
3 13 (36.11%) ITIL
3 13 (36.11%) Performance Management
4 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
5 9 (25.00%) Presales
6 5 (13.89%) Data Encryption
6 5 (13.89%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Information Management
8 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
9 2 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (5.56%) Data Security
9 2 (5.56%) Logistics
9 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (5.56%) People Management
9 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (5.56%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.56%) Korn
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (13.89%) VCP6
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.33%) CCDP
2 3 (8.33%) CCIE
2 3 (8.33%) CCMSE
2 3 (8.33%) CCNP
2 3 (8.33%) CCSE
2 3 (8.33%) CCSM
2 3 (8.33%) LPIC
2 3 (8.33%) VCAP
2 3 (8.33%) VCDX
2 3 (8.33%) VCP5
3 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) MCSA
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) PowerHA
2 4 (11.11%) vSphere
3 3 (8.33%) SRDF
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
4 2 (5.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 4 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.56%) Nagios
2 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) Simpana
2 2 (5.56%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (5.56%) Zenoss
3 1 (2.78%) Linux-HA
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) IBM
2 17 (47.22%) Cisco
3 13 (36.11%) EMC
4 12 (33.33%) VMware
5 10 (27.78%) Brocade
6 8 (22.22%) HP
7 6 (16.67%) Hitachi
7 6 (16.67%) NetApp
8 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.11%) FalconStor
9 4 (11.11%) Veeam
10 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
10 3 (8.33%) Citrix
10 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
11 2 (5.56%) Apple
11 2 (5.56%) CA
11 2 (5.56%) CommVault
11 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
11 2 (5.56%) Intel Security
11 2 (5.56%) Oracle