The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 59 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 58 62 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.36% 5.29% 3.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.64% 21.45% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 57 56 33
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% -12.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
281 289 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.11% 24.68% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 265 264 236
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
East of England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -15 23 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Luton -4 18 £40,979 -2.43% 2
Dunstable +4 3 £42,250 +14.70%
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 66 (78.57%) Windows
2 51 (60.71%) Firewall
3 50 (59.52%) VMware
3 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
4 47 (55.95%) DNS
4 47 (55.95%) Citrix
5 43 (51.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (51.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (51.19%) VPN
5 43 (51.19%) MCSE
6 39 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (45.24%) Cisco
8 37 (44.05%) SQL
9 36 (42.86%) SQL Server
10 35 (41.67%) MS Excel
10 35 (41.67%) LAN
10 35 (41.67%) DHCP
11 34 (40.48%) WAN
12 31 (36.90%) MS Exchange
12 31 (36.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 30 (35.71%) Symantec
14 26 (30.95%) IIS
15 25 (29.76%) TCP/IP
16 24 (28.57%) MS Office
17 23 (27.38%) vSphere
18 21 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 19 (22.62%) Windows 7
20 17 (20.24%) McAfee
20 17 (20.24%) Blackberry
20 17 (20.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 31 (36.90%) MS Exchange
2 26 (30.95%) IIS
3 17 (20.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (20.24%) Lotus Domino
4 14 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (10.71%) SharePoint
6 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (9.52%) Lync
7 7 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 35 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 24 (28.57%) MS Office
3 13 (15.48%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (60.71%) Firewall
2 47 (55.95%) DNS
3 43 (51.19%) VPN
4 35 (41.67%) LAN
4 35 (41.67%) DHCP
5 34 (40.48%) WAN
6 25 (29.76%) TCP/IP
7 17 (20.24%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (17.86%) Internet
8 15 (17.86%) NAS
9 13 (15.48%) Network Security
10 9 (10.71%) HTTP
10 9 (10.71%) iSCSI
11 6 (7.14%) Intranet
12 5 (5.95%) HTTPS
12 5 (5.95%) SSL
12 5 (5.95%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (5.95%) VLAN
12 5 (5.95%) DMVPN
13 3 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) MySQL
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Automotive
3 3 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (22.62%) Network Engineer
2 18 (21.43%) Analyst
3 17 (20.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 17 (20.24%) PC Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) Network Support
3 17 (20.24%) PC Support
4 14 (16.67%) DBA
5 13 (15.48%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (15.48%) Support Engineer
5 13 (15.48%) Network Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) Network Support Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) PC Support Engineer
7 10 (11.90%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Support Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) Network Support Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) Server Support
9 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) Server Analyst
9 7 (8.33%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) .NET
2 2 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) Blackberry
1 17 (20.24%) SecurID
2 16 (19.05%) Clustering
3 8 (9.52%) Replication
4 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.38%) FlexPod
7 2 (2.38%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (2.38%) Firmware
7 2 (2.38%) CLARiiON
7 2 (2.38%) EMC Centera
8 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 66 (78.57%) Windows
2 43 (51.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (22.62%) Windows 7
5 17 (20.24%) VMS
5 17 (20.24%) Android
5 17 (20.24%) Windows Phone 8
5 17 (20.24%) Windows Phone
6 10 (11.90%) Linux
7 9 (10.71%) Windows XP
7 9 (10.71%) Windows Vista
8 7 (8.33%) SUSE
9 5 (5.95%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (4.76%) Windows 2000
11 2 (2.38%) Solaris
11 2 (2.38%) UNIX
11 2 (2.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.48%) Software Deployment
2 8 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 7 (8.33%) Memory Management
4 6 (7.14%) Data Management
4 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 6 (7.14%) Data Security
5 5 (5.95%) Migration
5 5 (5.95%) Data Migration
5 5 (5.95%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (5.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.76%) Network Management
6 4 (4.76%) ITIL
6 4 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.57%) Quality Management
7 3 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.57%) Change Management
7 3 (3.57%) Security Management
7 3 (3.57%) Project Management
7 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.05%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.38%) Perl
5 2 (2.38%) Python
5 2 (2.38%) AWK
Qualifications
1 43 (51.19%) Microsoft Certification
1 43 (51.19%) MCSE
2 13 (15.48%) Security+ Certification
3 12 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (14.29%) CCNA
4 10 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (9.52%) MCP
6 7 (8.33%) CCNP
6 7 (8.33%) Degree
7 6 (7.14%) CCA
7 6 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (7.14%) MCSA
8 5 (5.95%) CCIP
8 5 (5.95%) CCSP
9 4 (4.76%) NCDA
10 3 (3.57%) NCIE
11 2 (2.38%) CCEE
11 2 (2.38%) CCIA
11 2 (2.38%) CCEA
12 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (36.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (27.38%) vSphere
3 21 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 15 (17.86%) Active Directory
5 14 (16.67%) XenApp
6 13 (15.48%) MetaFrame
7 11 (13.10%) Hyper-V
8 9 (10.71%) Terminal Services
9 7 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (8.33%) VMware ESX
9 7 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (5.95%) ISA Server
10 5 (5.95%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (5.95%) UAG
10 5 (5.95%) XenDesktop
11 4 (4.76%) XenServer
12 3 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (1.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (20.24%) Backup Exec
1 17 (20.24%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (15.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (8.33%) Data Guard
4 3 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (59.52%) VMware
1 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 47 (55.95%) Citrix
3 38 (45.24%) Cisco
4 30 (35.71%) Symantec
5 17 (20.24%) McAfee
5 17 (20.24%) Clearswift
5 17 (20.24%) Lotus
6 8 (9.52%) Oracle
7 7 (8.33%) NetApp
8 6 (7.14%) HP
9 4 (4.76%) Civica
9 4 (4.76%) EMC
10 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.57%) LANDesk
11 2 (2.38%) Veeam
12 1 (1.19%) Dell
12 1 (1.19%) Meraki
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