The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 13 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 17 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 11.56% 3.49% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 65.38% 26.09% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
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 Colchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 17.69% 13.37% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 14
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £28,753 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 October 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Colchester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 11 (52.38%) Windows
1 11 (52.38%) HP
2 9 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (38.10%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (28.57%) ITIL
5 6 (28.57%) Citrix
6 5 (23.81%) EMC
6 5 (23.81%) CommVault
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
6 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (23.81%) Brocade
6 5 (23.81%) iSCSI
6 5 (23.81%) NAS
6 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (23.81%) EqualLogic
6 5 (23.81%) 3PAR
6 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (23.81%) FCoE
6 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (19.05%) SCOM
7 4 (19.05%) CMDB
7 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
8 3 (14.29%) Active Directory

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) assyst
1 2 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (23.81%) iSCSI
2 5 (23.81%) NAS
2 5 (23.81%) FCoE
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.52%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Storage Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Backup Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Storage Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) EqualLogic
3 4 (19.05%) CMDB
4 3 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) UNIX
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL V2
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITSM
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Data Privacy
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Process Management
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) vSphere
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCOM
2 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 3 (14.29%) SCCM
3 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.76%) WSUS
4 1 (4.76%) Puppet
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) HP
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) CommVault
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) EMC
4 5 (23.81%) Brocade
4 5 (23.81%) 3PAR
5 3 (14.29%) Isilon
5 3 (14.29%) Veeam
5 3 (14.29%) Dell
6 2 (9.52%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) Symantec
6 2 (9.52%) Remedy
6 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
6 2 (9.52%) Google
Colchester, Essex
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago