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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 7 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.17% 7.11% 9.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 38.10% 32.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 20
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
25 42 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 14.88% 18.67% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 63
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Croydon

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) LAN
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
4 8 (61.54%) WAN
4 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 8 (61.54%) VPN
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (53.85%) Juniper
5 7 (53.85%) Motorola
5 7 (53.85%) CCNA
5 7 (53.85%) Mac OS X
5 7 (53.85%) VoIP
5 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
5 7 (53.85%) Mitel
5 7 (53.85%) Wireless
5 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
5 7 (53.85%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (53.85%) MobileIron
6 6 (46.15%) IIS
7 4 (30.77%) MS Office
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) Veeam

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) Apache
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
2 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 7 (53.85%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) OSPF
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) AS400
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 8
3 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 7 (53.85%) Mac OS X
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) AIX
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (23.08%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
3 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) vCloud
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco
4 7 (53.85%) Juniper
4 7 (53.85%) Motorola
4 7 (53.85%) MobileIron
4 7 (53.85%) Mitel
5 4 (30.77%) Veeam
6 2 (15.38%) NetApp
6 2 (15.38%) EMC
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) Avaya
7 1 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (7.69%) Brocade
7 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL