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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 30 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 73 67 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.38% 6.22% 6.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.14% 23.02% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 68 63 49
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- -1.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
202 291 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.64% 27.02% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 178 265 186
Average salary £37,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.71% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Luton -15 31 £42,000 -11.57% 3
Bedford -1 29 £33,500 -30.92% 2
Dunstable +3 3 £33,500 +15.51%
Shefford - 1 - -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 88 (66.17%) VMware
2 85 (63.91%) Windows
3 62 (46.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (45.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (45.11%) vSphere
5 60 (45.11%) Citrix
5 60 (45.11%) DNS
6 59 (44.36%) MCSE
6 59 (44.36%) Firewall
7 56 (42.11%) VPN
8 55 (41.35%) DHCP
8 55 (41.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 51 (38.35%) WAN
9 51 (38.35%) LAN
10 49 (36.84%) SQL
11 48 (36.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 46 (34.59%) Symantec
13 44 (33.08%) MS Excel
14 40 (30.08%) Microsoft
14 40 (30.08%) NAS
15 39 (29.32%) Android
15 39 (29.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 39 (29.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 39 (29.32%) McAfee
15 39 (29.32%) Lotus Domino
15 39 (29.32%) Lotus
15 39 (29.32%) Windows Phone 8
15 39 (29.32%) Windows Phone
16 38 (28.57%) Backup Exec
17 37 (27.82%) Wi-Fi

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 39 (29.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 39 (29.32%) Lotus Domino
2 29 (21.80%) IIS
3 23 (17.29%) MS Exchange
4 15 (11.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (8.27%) Apache
6 10 (7.52%) Lync
7 9 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
11 4 (3.01%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 44 (33.08%) MS Excel
2 28 (21.05%) MS Office
3 6 (4.51%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) SaaS
2 3 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (45.11%) DNS
2 59 (44.36%) Firewall
3 56 (42.11%) VPN
4 55 (41.35%) DHCP
5 51 (38.35%) WAN
5 51 (38.35%) LAN
6 40 (30.08%) NAS
7 37 (27.82%) Wi-Fi
8 20 (15.04%) TCP/IP
9 12 (9.02%) Internet
10 11 (8.27%) iSCSI
11 10 (7.52%) Fibre Channel
11 10 (7.52%) Network Security
12 6 (4.51%) DMZ
12 6 (4.51%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (3.76%) VLAN
13 5 (3.76%) Intranet
13 5 (3.76%) HTTPS
13 5 (3.76%) SSL
13 5 (3.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.30%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.53%) Oracle Database
3 16 (12.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (10.53%) MySQL
5 11 (8.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (6.77%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (4.51%) Finance
2 5 (3.76%) Automotive
3 3 (2.26%) Advertising
4 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (30.08%) Network Engineer
2 39 (29.32%) Network Support
3 37 (27.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 33 (24.81%) PC Engineer
4 33 (24.81%) PC Support
5 28 (21.05%) Support Engineer
6 26 (19.55%) DBA
7 25 (18.80%) Analyst
8 22 (16.54%) Network Support Engineer
9 20 (15.04%) Network Analyst
9 20 (15.04%) PC Support Engineer
10 15 (11.28%) Oracle DBA
10 15 (11.28%) Administrator
10 15 (11.28%) Server Support
10 15 (11.28%) Support Analyst
11 14 (10.53%) Network Support Analyst
11 14 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
11 14 (10.53%) Server Support Analyst
11 14 (10.53%) Server Engineer
11 14 (10.53%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.82%) Blackberry
1 37 (27.82%) SecurID
2 21 (15.79%) Replication
3 18 (13.53%) Computer Science
4 13 (9.77%) Firmware
5 12 (9.02%) CLARiiON
5 12 (9.02%) Symmetrix DMX
6 11 (8.27%) EMC Centera
7 10 (7.52%) Clustering
7 10 (7.52%) Management Information System
8 8 (6.02%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.26%) e-Health
10 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.75%) Celerra
11 1 (0.75%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.75%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 85 (63.91%) Windows
2 61 (45.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (41.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (29.32%) Android
4 39 (29.32%) Windows Phone 8
4 39 (29.32%) Windows Phone
5 37 (27.82%) VMS
6 33 (24.81%) Windows 7
7 27 (20.30%) Linux
8 16 (12.03%) SUSE
9 15 (11.28%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (3.76%) Windows Vista
10 5 (3.76%) Windows XP
10 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.50%) UNIX
11 2 (1.50%) Solaris
12 1 (0.75%) Debian
12 1 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.04%) Disaster Recovery
1 20 (15.04%) ITIL
2 17 (12.78%) Incident Management
2 17 (12.78%) Migration
3 15 (11.28%) Data Migration
3 15 (11.28%) Root Cause Analysis
3 15 (11.28%) Performance Engineering
4 10 (7.52%) Service Delivery
4 10 (7.52%) Asset Management
5 9 (6.77%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (5.26%) Change Control
7 6 (4.51%) Software Deployment
7 6 (4.51%) Memory Management
7 6 (4.51%) Capacity Management
8 5 (3.76%) Data Analysis
8 5 (3.76%) Data Management
8 5 (3.76%) Change Management
8 5 (3.76%) Data Security
8 5 (3.76%) Project Management
9 4 (3.01%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 49 (36.84%) SQL
2 15 (11.28%) PL/SQL
3 8 (6.02%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.50%) Perl
5 2 (1.50%) AWK
6 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 62 (46.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (44.36%) MCSE
3 25 (18.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (17.29%) Degree
5 14 (10.53%) VCP5
6 10 (7.52%) CCNA
6 10 (7.52%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (6.02%) MCP
8 7 (5.26%) MCITP
8 7 (5.26%) CCNP
9 6 (4.51%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (3.76%) MCTS
10 5 (3.76%) CCIP
10 5 (3.76%) CCSP
10 5 (3.76%) MCSA
11 3 (2.26%) NCDA
11 3 (2.26%) CCA
11 3 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.50%) NCIE
12 2 (1.50%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (8.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (45.11%) vSphere
2 48 (36.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (29.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 27 (20.30%) XenApp
5 17 (12.78%) VMware ESX
6 16 (12.03%) Oracle RMAN
6 16 (12.03%) Active Directory
6 16 (12.03%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (10.53%) Hyper-V
8 9 (6.77%) VMware Server
9 7 (5.26%) XenServer
9 7 (5.26%) XenDesktop
10 6 (4.51%) Terminal Services
10 6 (4.51%) MetaFrame
10 6 (4.51%) VMFS
10 6 (4.51%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (3.76%) Forefront TMG
11 5 (3.76%) UAG
11 5 (3.76%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (3.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 38 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 37 (27.82%) McAfee ePO
3 16 (12.03%) Data Guard
4 7 (5.26%) HP SIM
5 6 (4.51%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (3.76%) WSUS
7 3 (2.26%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.75%) SCCM
8 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (66.17%) VMware
2 60 (45.11%) Citrix
3 46 (34.59%) Symantec
4 40 (30.08%) Microsoft
5 39 (29.32%) McAfee
5 39 (29.32%) Lotus
6 37 (27.82%) Clearswift
6 37 (27.82%) Cisco
7 31 (23.31%) Oracle
8 30 (22.56%) NetApp
9 20 (15.04%) EMC
9 20 (15.04%) HP
10 12 (9.02%) Dell
11 4 (3.01%) LANDesk
12 3 (2.26%) Veeam
12 3 (2.26%) Civica
12 3 (2.26%) CA
12 3 (2.26%) CommVault
13 2 (1.50%) AppSense
14 1 (0.75%) PlateSpin
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
ACO Technologies plc
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: Market Leading + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago