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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 62 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 27 60 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.40% 4.63% 5.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.34% 22.47% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 58 51
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £28,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
176 267 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.62% 20.62% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 147 248 253
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -17.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +28 13 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Luton -6 12 £45,000 +9.81% 1
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 38 (66.67%) Windows
2 36 (63.16%) VMware
3 32 (56.14%) Active Directory
4 31 (54.39%) Cisco
5 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 21 (36.84%) SQL
6 21 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 17 (29.82%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (29.82%) CCNA
9 17 (29.82%) vSphere
9 17 (29.82%) Fibre Channel
10 16 (28.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (26.32%) Oracle
12 14 (24.56%) CommVault
12 14 (24.56%) FalconStor
13 13 (22.81%) Firewall
14 12 (21.05%) Replication
14 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (21.05%) Citrix
14 12 (21.05%) Linux
14 12 (21.05%) Degree
15 11 (19.30%) UNIX
15 11 (19.30%) ITIL
16 10 (17.54%) MS Office
16 10 (17.54%) iSCSI
17 9 (15.79%) PowerHA
17 9 (15.79%) DHCP
18 8 (14.04%) DNS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.75%) Lync
5 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.54%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS Project
3 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.75%) arcHouse
1 1 (1.75%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (1.75%) Aareon QL
1 1 (1.75%) OPENHousing
1 1 (1.75%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.26%) SaaS
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 17 (29.82%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (22.81%) Firewall
4 10 (17.54%) iSCSI
5 9 (15.79%) DHCP
6 8 (14.04%) DNS
7 6 (10.53%) WAN
8 5 (8.77%) Internet
9 4 (7.02%) LDAP
10 3 (5.26%) SMTP
10 3 (5.26%) MPLS
10 3 (5.26%) VLAN
10 3 (5.26%) Network Security
10 3 (5.26%) NAS
11 2 (3.51%) LAN
12 1 (1.75%) PBX
12 1 (1.75%) ADSL
12 1 (1.75%) HTTP
12 1 (1.75%) IPsec
12 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (3.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) 3rd Line Support
1 13 (22.81%) Server Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Server Support
4 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Server Support Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Data Centre Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Server Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Storage Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (8.77%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Server Support Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (3.51%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) J2EE
3 1 (1.75%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Replication
2 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) LPAR
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 38 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (19.30%) UNIX
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 6 (10.53%) AIX
6 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.26%) Windows 2000
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Vista
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (19.30%) ITIL
3 7 (12.28%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (7.02%) Change Management
5 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.26%) Time Management
6 3 (5.26%) Migration
7 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.51%) High Availability
7 2 (3.51%) Change Control
7 2 (3.51%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.75%) Memory Management
8 1 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.75%) Database Theory
8 1 (1.75%) Master Data Management
8 1 (1.75%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.84%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.75%) VBScript
4 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) CCNA
1 17 (29.82%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (21.05%) Degree
3 6 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (10.53%) CCNP
4 5 (8.77%) MCSE
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.02%) MCSA
5 4 (7.02%) LPIC
5 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.26%) CCA
6 3 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.51%) VCP5
8 1 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.75%) MCTS
8 1 (1.75%) MCITP
8 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.75%) MCP
System Software
1 32 (56.14%) Active Directory
2 21 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (29.82%) vSphere
4 9 (15.79%) PowerHA
5 8 (14.04%) Terminal Services
6 4 (7.02%) VMware ESX
6 4 (7.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.75%) Xen
8 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.75%) XenApp
8 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Intune
2 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (63.16%) VMware
2 31 (54.39%) Cisco
3 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 15 (26.32%) Oracle
5 14 (24.56%) CommVault
5 14 (24.56%) FalconStor
6 12 (21.05%) Citrix
7 6 (10.53%) HP
8 3 (5.26%) Dell
8 3 (5.26%) IBM
9 2 (3.51%) NetApp
9 2 (3.51%) Lumesse
10 1 (1.75%) Aareon
10 1 (1.75%) Kypera
10 1 (1.75%) Northgate
10 1 (1.75%) Civica
10 1 (1.75%) Comino
10 1 (1.75%) Capita
10 1 (1.75%) Orchard
10 1 (1.75%) Symantec
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