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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 70 57 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -22
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 29 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.74% 3.23% 7.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 18.01% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 74
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
95 161 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.01% 17.93% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83 137 220
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,650 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 September 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 September 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
Bedford +13 4 £52,500 -16.00%
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 10 (66.67%) Unix
2 7 (46.67%) AIX
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) High Availability
2 7 (46.67%) PowerHA
3 6 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (26.67%) LPAR
5 4 (26.67%) Presales
6 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (20.00%) Linux-HA
6 3 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (20.00%) vSphere
6 3 (20.00%) iSeries
6 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (20.00%) Data Management
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Tivoli

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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) SAN Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) SAN Support
2 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (13.33%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Flash
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) LPAR
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (20.00%) iSeries
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Unix
2 7 (46.67%) AIX
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) High Availability
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Presales
4 3 (20.00%) Data Management
4 3 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Time Management
5 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) Server Building
6 1 (6.67%) Service Design
6 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) VBScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCDP
2 2 (13.33%) CCIE
2 2 (13.33%) CCMSE
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) CCSE
2 2 (13.33%) CCSM
2 2 (13.33%) VCAP
2 2 (13.33%) VCDX
2 2 (13.33%) VCP5
2 2 (13.33%) VCP6
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) LPIC
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) PowerHA
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Linux-HA
2 3 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 2 (13.33%) Simpana
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) CA
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) CommVault
4 2 (13.33%) FalconStor
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Intel Security
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle