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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 72 75 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -39
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 28 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.74% 2.64% 6.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.04% 14.14% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 68
Median salary £47,250 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
119 198 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.71% 18.66% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 111 162 181
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton -1 3 £80,000 +77.77%
Bedford +8 2 £44,250 +18.00%
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 9 (60.00%) Unix
2 8 (53.33%) AIX
2 8 (53.33%) PowerHA
3 7 (46.67%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (40.00%) High Availability
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (33.33%) LPAR
5 5 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (26.67%) Tivoli
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Line Management
6 4 (26.67%) Linux-HA
6 4 (26.67%) Presales
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
8 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
8 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (13.33%) VMware
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (13.33%) LAN
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (13.33%) Network Management
8 2 (13.33%) Change Management
8 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
9 1 (6.67%) Time Management

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 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Administrator
1 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) SAN Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Unix Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Unix Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Unix Support
2 2 (13.33%) Unix Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) LPAR
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Unix
2 8 (53.33%) AIX
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) High Availability
3 4 (26.67%) Line Management
3 4 (26.67%) Presales
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCDP
2 1 (6.67%) CCIE
2 1 (6.67%) CCMSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCSM
2 1 (6.67%) LPIC
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VCAP
2 1 (6.67%) VCDX
2 1 (6.67%) VCP5
2 1 (6.67%) VCP6
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) PowerHA
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Linux-HA
2 4 (26.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint