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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 70 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 22 59 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.01% 5.06% 5.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.72% 25.76% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 58 53
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
173 229 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.84% 19.66% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 140 213 248
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 22 May 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
Luton -4 10 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Bedford +2 7 £30,000 - 1
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (73.08%) Windows
2 34 (65.38%) VMware
3 32 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
5 26 (50.00%) Cisco
6 24 (46.15%) SQL
7 22 (42.31%) MS Excel
8 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (32.69%) vSphere
10 16 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
10 16 (30.77%) Oracle
10 16 (30.77%) Citrix
11 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
11 15 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (28.85%) CCNA
11 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (28.85%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (26.92%) Firewall
12 14 (26.92%) CommVault
12 14 (26.92%) FalconStor
13 12 (23.08%) Replication
14 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
15 10 (19.23%) iSCSI
15 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
15 10 (19.23%) MS Office
15 10 (19.23%) ITIL
15 10 (19.23%) DHCP
16 9 (17.31%) DNS
16 9 (17.31%) WAN
16 9 (17.31%) Linux

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.85%) Lync
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 10 (19.23%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) MS Project
3 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (1.92%) Aareon QL
1 1 (1.92%) OPENHousing
1 1 (1.92%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (1.92%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.92%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Office 365
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.85%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) PaaS
4 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
2 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
3 14 (26.92%) Firewall
4 10 (19.23%) iSCSI
4 10 (19.23%) DHCP
5 9 (17.31%) DNS
5 9 (17.31%) WAN
6 5 (9.62%) LDAP
6 5 (9.62%) LAN
7 3 (5.77%) NAS
7 3 (5.77%) Network Security
7 3 (5.77%) MPLS
7 3 (5.77%) Internet
7 3 (5.77%) SMTP
7 3 (5.77%) VLAN
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.92%) SSL
8 1 (1.92%) HTTP
8 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.77%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 13 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Support Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Server Support
3 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (17.31%) Server Support Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Data Centre Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Server Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Server Support Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) DBA
9 3 (5.77%) Administrator
9 3 (5.77%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (1.92%) ISPF
3 1 (1.92%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Replication
2 5 (9.62%) LPAR
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (73.08%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (17.31%) Linux
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (15.38%) UNIX
5 6 (11.54%) AIX
6 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (19.23%) ITIL
3 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (9.62%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.69%) Time Management
6 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.85%) Data Management
7 2 (3.85%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (3.85%) Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.85%) Change Control
7 2 (3.85%) High Availability
7 2 (3.85%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.92%) Memory Management
8 1 (1.92%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.92%) VBScript
4 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (28.85%) CCNA
2 9 (17.31%) Degree
3 8 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (15.38%) MCSE
3 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (13.46%) MCSA
5 6 (11.54%) CCA
5 6 (11.54%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (11.54%) CCNP
6 5 (9.62%) LPIC
7 4 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (5.77%) MCP
9 1 (1.92%) VCP5
9 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.92%) MCTS
9 1 (1.92%) MCITP
System Software
1 32 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (32.69%) vSphere
4 8 (15.38%) Terminal Services
5 6 (11.54%) VMware ESX
5 6 (11.54%) PowerHA
5 6 (11.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (7.69%) ISA Server
6 4 (7.69%) Terminal Server
7 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.92%) XenApp
8 1 (1.92%) Xen
8 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) VMware
2 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
3 26 (50.00%) Cisco
4 16 (30.77%) Oracle
4 16 (30.77%) Citrix
5 14 (26.92%) CommVault
5 14 (26.92%) FalconStor
6 7 (13.46%) HP
7 4 (7.69%) Websense
7 4 (7.69%) Juniper
8 3 (5.77%) IBM
9 2 (3.85%) Dell
10 1 (1.92%) Lumesse
10 1 (1.92%) Aareon
10 1 (1.92%) Kypera
10 1 (1.92%) EMC
10 1 (1.92%) NetApp
10 1 (1.92%) CA
10 1 (1.92%) Anite
10 1 (1.92%) Northgate
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago