The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 77 60 80
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing SAN 17 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.56% 3.48% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 21.94% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 18
Median salary £45,500 £39,600 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.89% -16.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,350 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
136 196 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.44% 15.84% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 115 115 197
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Essex

SAN
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +1 5 - -
Colchester -8 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Witham - 2 - -
Hockley 0 1 £35,000 -
Harlow - 1 £36,000 -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for SAN.

1 48 (80.00%) Windows
2 39 (65.00%) NAS
2 39 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 38 (63.33%) Linux
4 35 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 35 (58.33%) VMware
5 34 (56.67%) Active Directory
6 32 (53.33%) Firewall
7 29 (48.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
9 27 (45.00%) Hyper-V
10 26 (43.33%) Cisco
11 24 (40.00%) MS Office
12 23 (38.33%) DHCP
12 23 (38.33%) TCP/IP
12 23 (38.33%) MS Excel
12 23 (38.33%) Veeam
12 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 22 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
13 22 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 22 (36.67%) MS Exchange
13 22 (36.67%) DNS
13 22 (36.67%) Backup Exec
14 21 (35.00%) Replication
14 21 (35.00%) VPN
14 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (35.00%) Windows 10
14 21 (35.00%) Windows 7
15 20 (33.33%) Android
15 20 (33.33%) iPhone

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 22 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 22 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 20 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 20 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 20 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (40.00%) MS Office
2 23 (38.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) assyst
1 1 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (65.00%) NAS
2 32 (53.33%) Firewall
3 23 (38.33%) DHCP
3 23 (38.33%) TCP/IP
4 22 (36.67%) DNS
5 21 (35.00%) VPN
6 20 (33.33%) DMZ
6 20 (33.33%) IMAP
6 20 (33.33%) SMTP
6 20 (33.33%) VLAN
6 20 (33.33%) Wireless
7 10 (16.67%) LAN
7 10 (16.67%) WAN
8 7 (11.67%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (3.33%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.33%) LDAP
9 2 (3.33%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (1.67%) MS Access
3 1 (1.67%) SAP HANA
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Support Engineer
2 20 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 17 (28.33%) IT Engineer
3 17 (28.33%) IT Support
3 17 (28.33%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (26.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 16 (26.67%) Senior IT Engineer
4 16 (26.67%) Senior IT Support
5 12 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 12 (20.00%) Systems Support
5 12 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Architect
7 6 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Associate Director
8 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) MAPI
2 1 (1.67%) Flash
2 1 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) Replication
2 20 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 20 (33.33%) iPhone
2 20 (33.33%) PDA
3 18 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.67%) AS400
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.67%) iSeries
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (80.00%) Windows
2 39 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 38 (63.33%) Linux
4 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (35.00%) Windows 10
5 21 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 21 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (33.33%) Android
6 20 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 20 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 17 (28.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.33%) Unix
10 1 (1.67%) AIX
10 1 (1.67%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) Mentoring
1 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (18.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 10 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (13.33%) ITIL
5 3 (5.00%) Change Management
6 2 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.33%) Change Control
6 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.33%) High Availability
6 2 (3.33%) Investment Management
6 2 (3.33%) Security Patching
6 2 (3.33%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (3.33%) Software Delivery
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL V2
7 1 (1.67%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.67%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) Java
1 5 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.33%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) VBScript
3 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) CCNP
1 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.33%) MCSA
2 2 (3.33%) MCSE
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.67%) CCNA
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) HL7
System Software
1 34 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 29 (48.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 20 (33.33%) NFS
5 8 (13.33%) XenApp
6 7 (11.67%) vSphere
7 5 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (5.00%) VMware ESX
10 2 (3.33%) MetaFrame
10 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (3.33%) Xen
11 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (36.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.67%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) SCOM
3 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (58.33%) VMware
2 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 26 (43.33%) Cisco
4 23 (38.33%) Veeam
5 20 (33.33%) Apple
5 20 (33.33%) Draytek
6 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
7 12 (20.00%) Citrix
8 7 (11.67%) NetApp
9 2 (3.33%) Brocade
9 2 (3.33%) Intel Security
9 2 (3.33%) Juniper
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle
9 2 (3.33%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.67%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.67%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.67%) SAP
10 1 (1.67%) Sophos