The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 36 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.52% 5.19% 4.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.98% 25.00% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 18
Average salary £32,500 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.85% +1.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 60 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 21.72% 20.76% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 36 49 95
Average salary £30,000 £36,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% -13.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SAN
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SAN Salary Trend in Croydon

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 16 (94.12%) SolarWinds
3 15 (88.24%) Legal
3 15 (88.24%) Degree
3 15 (88.24%) Network Management
4 2 (11.76%) SLA
5 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
5 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) Games
5 1 (5.88%) Perforce
5 1 (5.88%) Maya
5 1 (5.88%) 3ds Max
5 1 (5.88%) VMware

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Maya
2 1 (5.88%) 3ds Max
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 15 (88.24%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
2 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Statistics
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Network Management
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.88%) Acronis
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Perforce
3 1 (5.88%) VMware