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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 71 65 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -28
Permanent jobs citing SAN 14 43 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.50% 3.64% 5.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 19.91% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 51
Median salary £33,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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
112 216 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.00% 18.29% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 83 163 199
Median salary £33,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Basildon +16 2 £30,000 +17.64%
Halstead - 2 £33,000 -
Brentwood +9 1 - -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 28 (75.68%) Windows Server
3 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
4 24 (64.86%) Firewall
5 22 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (48.65%) Citrix
8 17 (45.95%) Cisco
9 13 (35.14%) iSCSI
9 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
9 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (32.43%) LAN
10 12 (32.43%) WAN
10 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
11 10 (27.03%) SQL
11 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
11 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
11 10 (27.03%) Windows 8
12 9 (24.32%) NAS
12 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
12 9 (24.32%) EMC
13 8 (21.62%) IIS
13 8 (21.62%) XenDesktop
13 8 (21.62%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (21.62%) Office 365
13 8 (21.62%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Management
14 7 (18.92%) Web Services

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 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) IIS
3 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Office 365
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.70%) PaaS
5 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) iSCSI
3 12 (32.43%) LAN
3 12 (32.43%) WAN
4 9 (24.32%) NAS
4 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
5 8 (21.62%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (18.92%) VoIP
7 5 (13.51%) DNS
7 5 (13.51%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (13.51%) SNMP
8 4 (10.81%) NetScaler
8 4 (10.81%) VPN
9 2 (5.41%) BGP
9 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.41%) Internet
9 2 (5.41%) OSPF
9 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Administrator
5 5 (13.51%) Business Manager
5 5 (13.51%) IT Manager
5 5 (13.51%) IT Support
5 5 (13.51%) IT Support Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Support Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Head of IT
7 2 (5.41%) Head of Operations
7 2 (5.41%) Head of Service Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Network Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Platform Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Web Services
2 5 (13.51%) EDI
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Replication
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) Windows Server
3 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
5 10 (27.03%) Windows 8
6 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (18.92%) Linux
8 5 (13.51%) Mac OS X
8 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
8 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
9 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (5.41%) Unix
10 1 (2.70%) AIX
10 1 (2.70%) HPUX
10 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Management
1 7 (18.92%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Operations Management
2 5 (13.51%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
3 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
3 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) B2B
4 3 (8.11%) B2C
4 3 (8.11%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (8.11%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.41%) Change Control
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.41%) Presales
5 2 (5.41%) SDLC
5 2 (5.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CISM
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.70%) MCITP
2 1 (2.70%) MCSE
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 22 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.62%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 8 (21.62%) XenDesktop
4 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
5 5 (13.51%) VMware ESX
5 5 (13.51%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Backup Exec
1 5 (13.51%) Nagios
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.70%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 18 (48.65%) Citrix
3 17 (45.95%) Cisco
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (24.32%) EMC
6 7 (18.92%) HP
7 6 (16.22%) Intel Security
8 5 (13.51%) Sophos
8 5 (13.51%) Veeam
8 5 (13.51%) WatchGuard
9 3 (8.11%) Blue Coat
9 3 (8.11%) Kaspersky
9 3 (8.11%) SAP
9 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
10 2 (5.41%) Avaya
10 2 (5.41%) Forcepoint
10 2 (5.41%) IBM
10 2 (5.41%) Juniper
10 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow