The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 24 22 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 5.92% 1.28% 20.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.95% 7.14% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 20
Average salary £82,500 £55,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +19.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 14 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 26.97% 17.95% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 33
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £54,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Brentwood region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

SAN
Salary Trend in Brentwood

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Brentwood region.

SAN Salary Trend in Brentwood

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 39 (92.86%) Windows
2 35 (83.33%) Citrix
3 29 (69.05%) Linux
4 28 (66.67%) Finance
5 27 (64.29%) SQL
5 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
6 25 (59.52%) VMware ESX
7 22 (52.38%) VMware
7 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (45.24%) Active Directory
9 18 (42.86%) UNIX
10 16 (38.10%) AIX
10 16 (38.10%) Oracle
10 16 (38.10%) AS400
10 16 (38.10%) IBM
10 16 (38.10%) BMC
10 16 (38.10%) NetApp
10 16 (38.10%) Tivoli
10 16 (38.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 16 (38.10%) iSeries
10 16 (38.10%) Data ONTAP
11 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
13 13 (30.95%) MS Access
13 13 (30.95%) Flash
13 13 (30.95%) MS Office
13 13 (30.95%) ITIL
13 13 (30.95%) Solaris
13 13 (30.95%) MS PowerPoint
14 11 (26.19%) XenApp

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (16.67%) Lync
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (30.95%) MS Office
2 13 (30.95%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) DNS
2 7 (16.67%) DHCP
2 7 (16.67%) LDAP
3 6 (14.29%) Firewall
4 4 (9.52%) NAS
4 4 (9.52%) SNMP
4 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.52%) VoIP
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.76%) FWSM
5 2 (4.76%) H.323
5 2 (4.76%) BGP
5 2 (4.76%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) MS Access
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.52%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 28 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Storage Specialist
2 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Operations Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Service Operations Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Capacity Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) DBA
7 1 (2.38%) Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Capacity Management Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) Flash
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) AS400
1 16 (38.10%) iSeries
2 11 (26.19%) Clustering
3 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (92.86%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) Linux
3 18 (42.86%) UNIX
4 16 (38.10%) AIX
4 16 (38.10%) Data ONTAP
5 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (30.95%) Solaris
7 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
8 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
8 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
8 4 (9.52%) Mac OS X
8 4 (9.52%) Windows 2000
9 3 (7.14%) HPUX
10 2 (4.76%) CentOS
10 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (21.43%) Change Management
4 6 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.90%) Change Control
5 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Migration
6 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.38%) Time Management
9 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) MCSE
2 4 (9.52%) MCSA
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) VMware ESX
2 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (45.24%) Active Directory
4 11 (26.19%) XenApp
5 7 (16.67%) XenServer
5 7 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (38.10%) Tivoli
1 16 (38.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (9.52%) Backup Exec
2 4 (9.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Citrix
2 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 22 (52.38%) VMware
4 16 (38.10%) Oracle
4 16 (38.10%) IBM
4 16 (38.10%) BMC
4 16 (38.10%) NetApp
5 8 (19.05%) Cisco
6 7 (16.67%) HP
6 7 (16.67%) 3PAR
7 5 (11.90%) Brocade
8 4 (9.52%) WatchGuard
8 4 (9.52%) Sophos
9 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.76%) Juniper
9 2 (4.76%) Red Hat