The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 86 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.33% 1.17% 3.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% 11.76% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 24
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
SAN
East Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
105 68 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 11.62% 9.91% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 84 55 95
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SAN
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

SAN Salary Trend in Brighton

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 (92.31%) Windows
1 24 (92.31%) VMware
2 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (57.69%) MS Exchange
5 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (53.85%) Firewall
6 12 (46.15%) Cisco
7 11 (42.31%) VLAN
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (34.62%) iSCSI
8 9 (34.62%) Symantec
9 8 (30.77%) DHCP
9 8 (30.77%) DNS
9 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (26.92%) XenApp
10 7 (26.92%) XenDesktop
10 7 (26.92%) IIS
10 7 (26.92%) COM+
10 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
10 7 (26.92%) McAfee
10 7 (26.92%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (26.92%) EMC
10 7 (26.92%) Citrix
10 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (26.92%) Problem Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 15 (57.69%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (26.92%) IIS
3 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (15.38%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Firewall
2 11 (42.31%) VLAN
3 9 (34.62%) iSCSI
4 8 (30.77%) DHCP
4 8 (30.77%) DNS
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (3.85%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Electronics
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (42.31%) Administrator
2 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Support Technician
3 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Technician
4 7 (26.92%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Technician
4 7 (26.92%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) IT Support
4 7 (26.92%) Senior IT Support
4 7 (26.92%) Support Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Technical Support
4 7 (26.92%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 4 (15.38%) VMS
7 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
2 6 (23.08%) Change Control
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (19.23%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) MCTS
4 1 (3.85%) MCITP
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (26.92%) XenApp
3 7 (26.92%) XenDesktop
4 4 (15.38%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (26.92%) Backup Exec
2 6 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (23.08%) NetCrunch
3 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco
3 9 (34.62%) Symantec
4 7 (26.92%) McAfee
4 7 (26.92%) EMC
4 7 (26.92%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) SonicWALL
5 6 (23.08%) Splunk
6 5 (19.23%) Dell
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.69%) HP
8 1 (3.85%) Sophos