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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 16 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 17 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 10.30% 3.70% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.74% 22.22% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 1
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
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
38 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 23.03% 16.67% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 9
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +78.57%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 28 (75.68%) HP
2 26 (70.27%) Fibre Channel
3 24 (64.86%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (59.46%) 3PAR
4 22 (59.46%) Capacity Planning
4 22 (59.46%) Brocade
4 22 (59.46%) CommVault
5 20 (54.05%) CMDB
6 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (35.14%) Windows
8 11 (29.73%) VMware
9 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
9 8 (21.62%) SCOM
10 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (16.22%) EMC
11 6 (16.22%) SCCM
12 5 (13.51%) iSCSI
12 5 (13.51%) NAS
12 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
12 5 (13.51%) EqualLogic
12 5 (13.51%) Linux
12 5 (13.51%) FCoE
13 4 (10.81%) ITIL
13 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
13 4 (10.81%) DHCP
13 4 (10.81%) DNS
13 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
13 4 (10.81%) Firewall

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (70.27%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (13.51%) iSCSI
2 5 (13.51%) NAS
2 5 (13.51%) FCoE
3 4 (10.81%) Firewall
3 4 (10.81%) DHCP
3 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 2 (5.41%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) Internet
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Storage Specialist
2 19 (51.35%) Backup Specialist
3 18 (48.65%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (64.86%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (54.05%) CMDB
3 5 (13.51%) EqualLogic
4 3 (8.11%) Replication
4 3 (8.11%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.51%) Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Capacity Planning
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.41%) Data Privacy
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) VCP4
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) SCOM
2 6 (16.22%) SCCM
3 4 (10.81%) WSUS
4 3 (8.11%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) HP
2 22 (59.46%) CommVault
2 22 (59.46%) Brocade
2 22 (59.46%) 3PAR
3 11 (29.73%) VMware
4 6 (16.22%) EMC
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.11%) Isilon
6 3 (8.11%) Veeam
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) Dell
7 2 (5.41%) Symantec
7 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.41%) Google
8 1 (2.70%) Websense
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago