The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 57 55 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 5 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.97% 1.42% 5.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.56% 7.25% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 32
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £41,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
SAN
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
122 69 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 29.98% 19.55% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 108 60 136
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

SAN
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

SAN Salary Trend in Crawley

SAN
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Crawley

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
4 13 (81.25%) Windows
5 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (75.00%) Cisco
5 12 (75.00%) Citrix
5 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
7 7 (43.75%) DNS
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (43.75%) Dell
7 7 (43.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (37.50%) Firewall
8 6 (37.50%) HP
8 6 (37.50%) WAN
9 5 (31.25%) DHCP
9 5 (31.25%) ITIL
9 5 (31.25%) IIS
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (31.25%) Clustering
9 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
9 5 (31.25%) Project Management
9 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
9 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (31.25%) SCCM
9 5 (31.25%) Lync
9 5 (31.25%) High Availability
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 (31.25%) IIS
1 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (31.25%) Lync
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (43.75%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) DHCP
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) SNMP
6 3 (18.75%) NAS
7 2 (12.50%) VLAN
8 1 (6.25%) DEFINITY
8 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Operations Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Server Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) EqualLogic
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
1 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) High Availability
1 5 (31.25%) Capacity Management
2 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (25.00%) Release Management
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) MCSA
5 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 4 (25.00%) XenApp
3 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
5 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) SCSM
2 4 (25.00%) WSUS
2 4 (25.00%) ARCserve
3 3 (18.75%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) Citrix
4 7 (43.75%) Dell
5 6 (37.50%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) Lumension
6 4 (25.00%) Fortinet
6 4 (25.00%) Sophos
6 4 (25.00%) Juniper
7 3 (18.75%) IBM
8 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
8 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
8 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
8 2 (12.50%) Brocade
8 2 (12.50%) EMC
9 1 (6.25%) Avaya
9 1 (6.25%) 3Com
9 1 (6.25%) Symantec
9 1 (6.25%) Meraki