The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 30 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.14% 4.47% 3.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 57.14% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 8
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £62,500 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,250 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.23%
Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 14.66% 7.82% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 31
Average salary £27,000 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Essex

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

SAN
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

SAN Salary Trend in Colchester

SAN
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Colchester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Citrix
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (70.00%) assyst
3 14 (70.00%) Problem Management
3 14 (70.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 14 (70.00%) Service Management
3 14 (70.00%) ITSM
3 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 14 (70.00%) ITIL
3 14 (70.00%) NetApp
3 14 (70.00%) Remedy
3 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (70.00%) ITIL V3
3 14 (70.00%) ITIL V2
3 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (70.00%) XenApp
4 9 (45.00%) Law
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (20.00%) Sun Certification
6 4 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) UNIX
7 3 (15.00%) Puppet
7 3 (15.00%) DevOps
8 2 (10.00%) vSphere
8 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 2 (10.00%) Symantec

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 14 (70.00%) assyst
1 14 (70.00%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 9 (45.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Problem Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) ITIL
1 14 (70.00%) Service Management
1 14 (70.00%) ITSM
1 14 (70.00%) Problem Management
1 14 (70.00%) ITIL V3
1 14 (70.00%) ITIL V2
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (20.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) XenApp
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Citrix
2 14 (70.00%) NetApp
2 14 (70.00%) Remedy
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) Symantec