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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 17 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 16 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 9.70% 12.13% 15.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 44.62% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 16
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -19.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £30,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,300 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
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
24 65 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 14.55% 27.20% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 37 30
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £85,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Brentwood

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) VMware
3 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (52.38%) Finance
4 11 (52.38%) Linux
5 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 9 (42.86%) Citrix
6 9 (42.86%) Firewall
7 8 (38.10%) NAS
7 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
7 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
8 7 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
8 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
10 5 (23.81%) NetScaler
10 5 (23.81%) XenApp
10 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco
10 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
10 5 (23.81%) CCNP
10 5 (23.81%) LAN
10 5 (23.81%) WAN
11 4 (19.05%) Oracle
11 4 (19.05%) Juniper
11 4 (19.05%) NetScreen
11 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) NAS
3 5 (23.81%) LAN
3 5 (23.81%) NetScaler
3 5 (23.81%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (19.05%) NetScreen
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Implementation Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Deployment Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Associate Director
4 2 (9.52%) Chief Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Chief Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) AS400
2 3 (14.29%) iSeries
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
4 3 (14.29%) AIX
4 3 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (14.29%) Solaris
4 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNP
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) XenApp
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix
3 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Brocade
5 4 (19.05%) Juniper
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
6 3 (14.29%) BMC
6 3 (14.29%) IBM
6 3 (14.29%) NetApp
7 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint