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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 39 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 11 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.12% 9.03% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.44% 32.56% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 3
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -4.70%
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
45 43 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 16.85% 27.74% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 22
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Colchester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (95.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (95.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 19 (95.00%) MS Exchange
3 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) VMware
4 13 (65.00%) Firewall
4 13 (65.00%) MCITP
4 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (65.00%) MCSE
4 13 (65.00%) Office 365
4 13 (65.00%) Veeam
4 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
4 13 (65.00%) Hyper-V
4 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (65.00%) SonicWALL
5 12 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (60.00%) Driving Licence
5 12 (60.00%) MCSA
5 12 (60.00%) MS Office
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL V2
7 6 (30.00%) XenApp
7 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) NetApp

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (95.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 19 (95.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (60.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) assyst
1 6 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Windows Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Incident and Problem Manager
4 6 (30.00%) Incident Manager
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL Incident Manager
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL Manager
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL Problem Manager
4 6 (30.00%) Problem Manager
5 4 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL V2
1 6 (30.00%) ITSM
1 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (30.00%) Service Management
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) MCITP
1 13 (65.00%) MCSE
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (60.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Hyper-V
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) SonicWALL
2 13 (65.00%) Veeam
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) NetApp
3 6 (30.00%) Remedy