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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 4 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.68% 4.58% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 53.85% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 6
Average salary £53,750 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £62,500 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £63,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Colchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 13 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 14.77% 8.50% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 32
Average salary £31,000 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.00% +58.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £40,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £62,500
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 22 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Colchester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) MS Exchange
2 11 (68.75%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (62.50%) ITIL V3
3 10 (62.50%) ITIL V2
3 10 (62.50%) XenApp
3 10 (62.50%) Problem Management
3 10 (62.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (62.50%) NetApp
3 10 (62.50%) ITIL
3 10 (62.50%) Remedy
3 10 (62.50%) Service Management
3 10 (62.50%) ITSM
3 10 (62.50%) assyst
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Sun Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Law
7 3 (18.75%) UNIX
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Puppet
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
8 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (12.50%) SharePoint

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (68.75%) MS Exchange
1 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Remedy ITSM
1 10 (62.50%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (25.00%) Law
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Problem Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL V3
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL V2
1 10 (62.50%) Problem Management
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
1 10 (62.50%) Service Management
1 10 (62.50%) ITSM
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) Process Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Citrix
2 10 (62.50%) NetApp
2 10 (62.50%) Remedy
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) VMware