The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 32 55 74
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +19
Permanent jobs citing SAN 85 33 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.22% 3.12% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.14% 17.46% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 66 19 5
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £32,100 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £50,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
282 189 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.64% 17.85% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 219 154 119
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SAN
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SAN Salary Trend in Essex

SAN
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Essex

SAN
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -1 29 £46,750 +10.00%
Colchester +21 17 £42,500 -
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £35,000 -
Witham - 2 £35,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £22,500 -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 72 (53.33%) Windows
2 59 (43.70%) Firewall
3 53 (39.26%) VMware
4 49 (36.30%) Linux
5 47 (34.81%) Microsoft
6 40 (29.63%) HP
6 40 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (28.15%) Finance
8 37 (27.41%) Active Directory
9 35 (25.93%) Citrix
10 33 (24.44%) Cisco
11 30 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (19.26%) LAN
12 26 (19.26%) WAN
13 25 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (17.78%) ITIL
15 23 (17.04%) MS Exchange
15 23 (17.04%) DNS
16 22 (16.30%) NetApp
17 21 (15.56%) SQL
18 20 (14.81%) SQL Server
18 20 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
19 19 (14.07%) Change Management
19 19 (14.07%) Cisco IOS
19 19 (14.07%) Fibre Channel
19 19 (14.07%) Cisco Nexus
20 18 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
21 17 (12.59%) VMware ESX
21 17 (12.59%) NAS
22 16 (11.85%) MS Excel

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 23 (17.04%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.96%) Lync
7 2 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.74%) IIS
8 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.19%) MS Office
3 6 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (43.70%) Firewall
2 26 (19.26%) LAN
2 26 (19.26%) WAN
3 23 (17.04%) DNS
4 19 (14.07%) Cisco IOS
4 19 (14.07%) Fibre Channel
4 19 (14.07%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (12.59%) NAS
6 15 (11.11%) FWSM
7 14 (10.37%) DHCP
8 13 (9.63%) Intranet
9 12 (8.89%) H.323
10 11 (8.15%) Cisco PIX
10 11 (8.15%) OSPF
10 11 (8.15%) BGP
11 10 (7.41%) iSCSI
12 8 (5.93%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (5.19%) VPN
14 6 (4.44%) VoIP
14 6 (4.44%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.44%) MS Access
2 6 (4.44%) MySQL
3 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
General
1 38 (28.15%) Finance
2 14 (10.37%) Banking
3 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (22.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (14.07%) Architect
3 17 (12.59%) Network Engineer
4 14 (10.37%) Storage Specialist
5 11 (8.15%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 10 (7.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 10 (7.41%) Backup Specialist
7 9 (6.67%) Server Engineer
7 9 (6.67%) Network Specialist
7 9 (6.67%) Senior Storage Specialist
7 9 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.93%) Technical Architect
9 7 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (3.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.67%) Flash
2 5 (3.70%) .NET
2 5 (3.70%) Web Services
3 4 (2.96%) SOAP
3 4 (2.96%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.15%) CMDB
3 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.67%) AS400
4 9 (6.67%) iSeries
5 7 (5.19%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (4.44%) Blackberry
7 5 (3.70%) EqualLogic
7 5 (3.70%) Statistics
8 4 (2.96%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.96%) Hedge funds
9 3 (2.22%) Replication
9 3 (2.22%) Clustering
10 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.74%) iPad
10 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 72 (53.33%) Windows
2 49 (36.30%) Linux
3 25 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (8.89%) Solaris
5 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (6.67%) UNIX
6 9 (6.67%) AIX
7 6 (4.44%) Ubuntu
7 6 (4.44%) CentOS
8 4 (2.96%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.74%) Android
9 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 24 (17.78%) ITIL
3 20 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
4 19 (14.07%) Change Management
5 15 (11.11%) Migration
5 15 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (9.63%) Project Management
6 13 (9.63%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.89%) Service Delivery
8 10 (7.41%) Change Control
8 10 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 8 (5.93%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.19%) Business Continuity
10 7 (5.19%) Capacity Management
11 6 (4.44%) High Availability
11 6 (4.44%) Asset Management
12 5 (3.70%) Load Balancing
12 5 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.56%) SQL
2 4 (2.96%) VBScript
2 4 (2.96%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.48%) Java
4 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (8.15%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.93%) MCSE
4 7 (5.19%) Degree
5 6 (4.44%) CCNA
6 5 (3.70%) CCDA
6 5 (3.70%) CCNP
6 5 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.96%) CCSP
8 1 (0.74%) CCIE
8 1 (0.74%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.74%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) SLA
2 4 (2.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (27.41%) Active Directory
3 17 (12.59%) VMware ESX
4 9 (6.67%) vSphere
5 6 (4.44%) XenServer
6 5 (3.70%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.70%) XenApp
7 4 (2.96%) MetaFrame
7 4 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.22%) Xen
8 3 (2.22%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (8.15%) SCCM
2 9 (6.67%) SCOM
2 9 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 9 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (4.44%) Opsview
4 5 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.96%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.22%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (1.48%) Windows Intune
7 2 (1.48%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.48%) SCSM
7 2 (1.48%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.48%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.74%) WSUS
8 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 53 (39.26%) VMware
2 47 (34.81%) Microsoft
3 40 (29.63%) HP
4 35 (25.93%) Citrix
5 33 (24.44%) Cisco
6 22 (16.30%) NetApp
7 16 (11.85%) Juniper
7 16 (11.85%) 3PAR
8 14 (10.37%) SolarWinds
9 13 (9.63%) Brocade
9 13 (9.63%) CommVault
10 12 (8.89%) Red Hat
10 12 (8.89%) IBM
11 10 (7.41%) Oracle
12 9 (6.67%) EMC
12 9 (6.67%) BMC
13 8 (5.93%) Veeam
13 8 (5.93%) Symantec
14 7 (5.19%) Dell
15 5 (3.70%) Sun
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