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 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 53 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 37 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.97% 2.26% 4.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.41% 11.47% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 43
Average salary £39,600 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.48% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £37,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £68,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
201 218 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.16% 19.75% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 145 179 195
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -4 9 £82,500 +3.12%
Colchester +1 5 £33,250 -38.13% 1
Basildon -8 1 - -
Chelmsford -14 1 £27,500 -35.29%
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 54 (56.25%) Windows
2 50 (52.08%) VMware
3 41 (42.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 40 (41.67%) NetApp
5 36 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 34 (35.42%) Finance
7 31 (32.29%) Citrix
8 30 (31.25%) DNS
9 28 (29.17%) Data Centre
10 27 (28.13%) VMware ESX
11 26 (27.08%) Firewall
11 26 (27.08%) Data Centre Operations
12 25 (26.04%) Linux
13 24 (25.00%) DHCP
14 21 (21.88%) SQL
15 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
16 18 (18.75%) ITIL
16 18 (18.75%) Logistics
17 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
17 17 (17.71%) Project Management
18 16 (16.67%) MS Exchange
19 15 (15.63%) Oracle
19 15 (15.63%) UNIX
19 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
20 13 (13.54%) Clustering
20 13 (13.54%) Tivoli
20 13 (13.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
20 13 (13.54%) HP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.46%) MS Office
3 9 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Office 365
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.25%) DNS
2 26 (27.08%) Firewall
3 24 (25.00%) DHCP
4 11 (11.46%) LDAP
4 11 (11.46%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (10.42%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.33%) WAN
7 7 (7.29%) NAS
7 7 (7.29%) LAN
8 4 (4.17%) VoIP
8 4 (4.17%) SNMP
8 4 (4.17%) OSPF
9 3 (3.13%) BGP
9 3 (3.13%) Intranet
9 3 (3.13%) VLAN
9 3 (3.13%) VPN
9 3 (3.13%) FWSM
10 2 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.08%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.38%) MS Access
3 4 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 34 (35.42%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Games
2 4 (4.17%) Banking
2 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (15.63%) Storage Specialist
3 10 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 9 (9.38%) Backup Specialist
5 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Architect
6 5 (5.21%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Systems Support
7 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.13%) Administrator
8 3 (3.13%) Consultant
9 2 (2.08%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.08%) Network Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) Field Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) Storage Consultant
9 2 (2.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.08%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.33%) Flash
2 4 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.54%) Clustering
3 12 (12.50%) iSeries
3 12 (12.50%) AS400
4 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (9.38%) CMDB
6 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.04%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.04%) Replication
7 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 54 (56.25%) Windows
2 25 (26.04%) Linux
3 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (15.63%) UNIX
5 13 (13.54%) Data ONTAP
6 12 (12.50%) AIX
7 9 (9.38%) Solaris
7 9 (9.38%) Windows 2000
8 8 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.17%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.17%) Mac OS X
9 4 (4.17%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.13%) HPUX
10 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.08%) Data Centre Operations
2 18 (18.75%) ITIL
2 18 (18.75%) Logistics
3 17 (17.71%) Project Management
4 13 (13.54%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (12.50%) Change Management
6 11 (11.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (10.42%) Load Balancing
8 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.29%) Capacity Management
10 5 (5.21%) Change Control
11 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (4.17%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.17%) High Availability
11 4 (4.17%) Migration
11 4 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2
12 3 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
13 2 (2.08%) Mentoring
13 2 (2.08%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.88%) SQL
2 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) MCSE
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.25%) MCSA
3 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.13%) MCITP
5 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.08%) VCP5
5 2 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.08%) CCNA
6 1 (1.04%) CCDA
6 1 (1.04%) MCP
6 1 (1.04%) CCSP
6 1 (1.04%) CCNP
6 1 (1.04%) MCTS
6 1 (1.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (42.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 27 (28.13%) VMware ESX
4 11 (11.46%) XenServer
5 9 (9.38%) XenApp
6 8 (8.33%) Hyper-V
7 4 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.08%) vCloud
9 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (13.54%) Tivoli
1 13 (13.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (8.33%) SCCM
2 8 (8.33%) SCOM
3 4 (4.17%) Nagios
3 4 (4.17%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (52.08%) VMware
2 40 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 40 (41.67%) NetApp
3 31 (32.29%) Citrix
4 15 (15.63%) Oracle
5 13 (13.54%) HP
5 13 (13.54%) BMC
6 12 (12.50%) Cisco
6 12 (12.50%) IBM
7 11 (11.46%) Brocade
7 11 (11.46%) 3PAR
8 10 (10.42%) CommVault
9 4 (4.17%) WatchGuard
9 4 (4.17%) SonicWALL
9 4 (4.17%) Sophos
10 3 (3.13%) Veeam
10 3 (3.13%) Juniper
11 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.04%) Apple
Manningtree, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago