The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Dunstable region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 16 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 5.36% 6.56% 7.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 23.53% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £33,500 £29,000 £57,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.51% -49.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £26,200 £57,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £29,000 £57,450
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.23%
Communications & Networking Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 21.43% 27.87% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 11
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Bedfordshire

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

SAN
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

SAN Salary Trend in Dunstable

SAN
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Dunstable

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Lync
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) XenServer
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) CommVault
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Linux

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (40.00%) Lync
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (20.00%) Symmetrix
1 1 (20.00%) Celerra
1 1 (20.00%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) SUSE
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) AWK
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenServer
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SRDF
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) CommVault
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) AppSense
3 2 (40.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (20.00%) Civica
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) StorageTek
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec