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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 23 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 4.89% 5.88% 16.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.68% 37.50% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 14
Average salary £82,500 £80,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +88.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
38 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 20.65% 15.69% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 26
Average salary £41,250 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.90% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 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 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Finance
3 20 (68.97%) Citrix
4 18 (62.07%) Linux
5 17 (58.62%) VMware ESX
6 16 (55.17%) SQL
7 13 (44.83%) Oracle
7 13 (44.83%) UNIX
7 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
8 12 (41.38%) VMware
8 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (37.93%) iSeries
9 11 (37.93%) Data ONTAP
9 11 (37.93%) AS400
9 11 (37.93%) BMC
9 11 (37.93%) NetApp
9 11 (37.93%) Tivoli
9 11 (37.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 11 (37.93%) IBM
9 11 (37.93%) AIX
10 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
11 8 (27.59%) DNS
11 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
11 8 (27.59%) MS Access
11 8 (27.59%) Flash
11 8 (27.59%) Solaris
11 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
11 8 (27.59%) MS Office
11 8 (27.59%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
1 8 (27.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) LDAP
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) NAS
4 3 (10.34%) SNMP
4 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.34%) VoIP
5 2 (6.90%) OSPF
5 2 (6.90%) BGP
5 2 (6.90%) H.323
5 2 (6.90%) FWSM
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
1 8 (27.59%) MS Access
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Storage Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Storage Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Flash
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) AS400
1 11 (37.93%) iSeries
2 5 (17.24%) Clustering
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Linux
3 13 (44.83%) UNIX
4 11 (37.93%) AIX
4 11 (37.93%) Data ONTAP
5 8 (27.59%) Solaris
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 2000
7 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
7 3 (10.34%) HPUX
8 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
1 6 (20.69%) Capacity Management
2 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (13.79%) Change Control
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) VBScript
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) MCSE
1 3 (10.34%) MCSA
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) VMware ESX
2 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
4 5 (17.24%) XenServer
5 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Tivoli
1 11 (37.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Nagios
2 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Citrix
2 13 (44.83%) Oracle
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) VMware
4 11 (37.93%) IBM
4 11 (37.93%) BMC
4 11 (37.93%) NetApp
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco
6 3 (10.34%) WatchGuard
6 3 (10.34%) Sophos
7 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.90%) Juniper