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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 64 25 48
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 26 82 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.71% 7.12% 4.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.53% 33.88% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 75 44
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
179 242 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.63% 21.03% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 150 217 238
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -2 17 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Bedford -31 5 £62,500 +108.33% 2
Dunstable -10 4 - -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (66.67%) Windows
1 32 (66.67%) VMware
2 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (50.00%) Citrix
4 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
4 23 (47.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (47.92%) Active Directory
5 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (39.58%) SQL
7 17 (35.42%) MS Exchange
7 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (35.42%) iSCSI
7 17 (35.42%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (33.33%) ITIL
9 14 (29.17%) UNIX
9 14 (29.17%) MCSE
9 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
9 14 (29.17%) Cisco
9 14 (29.17%) Terminal Services
10 13 (27.08%) DHCP
10 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
10 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
11 12 (25.00%) Oracle
11 12 (25.00%) WAN
11 12 (25.00%) Oracle Database
12 11 (22.92%) High Availability
12 11 (22.92%) Citrix Certification
12 11 (22.92%) Migration
12 11 (22.92%) Citrix Presentation Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (35.42%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (10.42%) Apache
5 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
6 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.58%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (20.83%) Office 365
3 2 (4.17%) IaaS
3 2 (4.17%) SaaS
3 2 (4.17%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) iSCSI
2 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
3 13 (27.08%) DHCP
4 12 (25.00%) WAN
5 10 (20.83%) DNS
6 9 (18.75%) Firewall
7 8 (16.67%) LAN
8 5 (10.42%) LDAP
9 3 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (2.08%) PBX
10 1 (2.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Manager
2 10 (20.83%) Administrator
3 8 (16.67%) DBA
4 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) SQL DBA
5 5 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Clustering
2 5 (10.42%) iSeries
2 5 (10.42%) LPAR
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 32 (66.67%) Windows
2 23 (47.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (29.17%) UNIX
5 9 (18.75%) Linux
6 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
7 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
7 5 (10.42%) AIX
8 4 (8.33%) Solaris
8 4 (8.33%) SUSE
8 4 (8.33%) Debian
9 3 (6.25%) Android
9 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (4.17%) Windows Vista
10 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (33.33%) ITIL
3 11 (22.92%) Migration
3 11 (22.92%) High Availability
4 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.58%) Performance Management
6 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.42%) Change Management
7 5 (10.42%) Time Management
7 5 (10.42%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (8.33%) BCP
8 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.33%) Data Management
9 3 (6.25%) Information Management
9 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Supplier Management
9 3 (6.25%) Use Case
9 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.25%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.33%) AWK
3 4 (8.33%) Python
3 4 (8.33%) Perl
3 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (29.17%) MCSE
3 11 (22.92%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (20.83%) Degree
5 8 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (16.67%) MCSA
5 8 (16.67%) CCA
6 5 (10.42%) CCNA
6 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (10.42%) LPIC
7 3 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (47.92%) Active Directory
3 14 (29.17%) Terminal Services
4 11 (22.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 7 (14.58%) ISA Server
5 7 (14.58%) VMware ESX
5 7 (14.58%) Terminal Server
6 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
6 5 (10.42%) PowerHA
7 4 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.08%) vSphere
9 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (8.33%) Data Guard
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (2.08%) SCOM
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) VMware
2 24 (50.00%) Citrix
3 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
4 14 (29.17%) Cisco
5 12 (25.00%) Oracle
6 7 (14.58%) Juniper
6 7 (14.58%) Websense
7 5 (10.42%) HP
8 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.08%) EMC
9 1 (2.08%) Intel
9 1 (2.08%) F5
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Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bens
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Bedford, Bedfordshire
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