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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 32 54 77
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 79 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.16% 3.57% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.11% 20.00% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 57 21 11
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% -7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
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
281 170 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.90% 17.84% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 211 135 138
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 32 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Colchester +19 17 £42,500 -
Harwich - 3 - -
Leigh-on-Sea - 2 £26,500 - 1
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 90 (56.96%) Windows
2 64 (40.51%) Firewall
2 64 (40.51%) VMware
3 57 (36.08%) Microsoft
4 53 (33.54%) Linux
5 51 (32.28%) HP
6 50 (31.65%) Active Directory
7 48 (30.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 44 (27.85%) Citrix
9 42 (26.58%) Finance
10 38 (24.05%) Cisco
11 35 (22.15%) Disaster Recovery
12 34 (21.52%) MS Exchange
12 34 (21.52%) SQL
13 31 (19.62%) DNS
13 31 (19.62%) Windows Server 2008
14 29 (18.35%) NetApp
15 27 (17.09%) SQL Server
15 27 (17.09%) ITIL
16 25 (15.82%) 3PAR
17 24 (15.19%) Fibre Channel
17 24 (15.19%) WAN
17 24 (15.19%) Network Monitoring
18 23 (14.56%) Cisco Nexus
18 23 (14.56%) Windows Server 2003
18 23 (14.56%) Cisco IOS
19 22 (13.92%) LAN
19 22 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (13.29%) MS Excel
21 20 (12.66%) Brocade

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 34 (21.52%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (5.06%) Lync
6 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.90%) IIS
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.96%) MS Office
3 10 (6.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (40.51%) Firewall
2 31 (19.62%) DNS
3 24 (15.19%) Fibre Channel
3 24 (15.19%) WAN
4 23 (14.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (14.56%) Cisco IOS
5 22 (13.92%) LAN
6 18 (11.39%) DHCP
7 17 (10.76%) NAS
8 16 (10.13%) FWSM
9 14 (8.86%) H.323
10 13 (8.23%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (7.59%) OSPF
11 12 (7.59%) BGP
12 11 (6.96%) Intranet
13 10 (6.33%) iSCSI
14 7 (4.43%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (3.80%) Network Security
15 6 (3.80%) Asterisk PBX
15 6 (3.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.33%) MS Access
3 6 (3.80%) MySQL
4 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 42 (26.58%) Finance
2 14 (8.86%) Banking
3 6 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (21.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (14.56%) Network Engineer
3 21 (13.29%) Storage Specialist
4 18 (11.39%) Architect
5 15 (9.49%) Backup Specialist
6 14 (8.86%) Senior Storage Specialist
7 12 (7.59%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (6.96%) Network Specialist
8 11 (6.96%) Support Engineer
9 10 (6.33%) Server Engineer
10 9 (5.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 9 (5.70%) Team Leader
11 8 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (5.06%) Analyst
11 8 (5.06%) Technical Architect
12 7 (4.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 6 (3.80%) Wintel Engineer
13 6 (3.80%) Capacity Analyst
13 6 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
13 6 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.49%) Flash
2 7 (4.43%) .NET
3 6 (3.80%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.16%) Web Services
5 4 (2.53%) REST
5 4 (2.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.13%) CMDB
3 13 (8.23%) iSeries
3 13 (8.23%) AS400
4 10 (6.33%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.06%) Clustering
6 7 (4.43%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (4.43%) Statistics
7 6 (3.80%) Blackberry
7 6 (3.80%) N-Tier
8 5 (3.16%) Replication
8 5 (3.16%) Hedge funds
8 5 (3.16%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 90 (56.96%) Windows
2 53 (33.54%) Linux
3 31 (19.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (14.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (11.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (10.13%) Solaris
7 13 (8.23%) UNIX
7 13 (8.23%) AIX
8 12 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (4.43%) CentOS
10 6 (3.80%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.16%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (17.09%) ITIL
3 24 (15.19%) Network Monitoring
4 20 (12.66%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (12.66%) Change Management
5 18 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (10.13%) Migration
6 16 (10.13%) Mentoring
7 15 (9.49%) Service Delivery
8 12 (7.59%) Project Management
8 12 (7.59%) Change Control
9 9 (5.70%) Capacity Management
10 7 (4.43%) BCP
10 7 (4.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (4.43%) Business Continuity
10 7 (4.43%) Asset Management
11 6 (3.80%) Performance Testing
11 6 (3.80%) PRINCE2
12 5 (3.16%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (3.16%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.52%) SQL
2 4 (2.53%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.53%) VBScript
3 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
3 2 (1.27%) C#
4 1 (0.63%) Java
4 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (8.23%) MCSE
1 13 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (7.59%) Degree
3 9 (5.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (5.06%) CCNA
5 5 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.53%) CCDA
6 4 (2.53%) CCNP
7 3 (1.90%) CCSP
7 3 (1.90%) MCSA
8 1 (0.63%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.23%) SLA
2 4 (2.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 50 (31.65%) Active Directory
2 48 (30.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (12.66%) VMware ESX
4 11 (6.96%) XenApp
5 10 (6.33%) vSphere
6 7 (4.43%) XenServer
6 7 (4.43%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (3.80%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.53%) Xen
8 4 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.90%) MetaFrame
9 3 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (8.86%) SCCM
2 13 (8.23%) Tivoli
2 13 (8.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 12 (7.59%) SCOM
4 6 (3.80%) Opsview
5 5 (3.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.53%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.90%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (1.27%) WSUS
8 2 (1.27%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.27%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.27%) Windows Intune
8 2 (1.27%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.27%) SCSM
9 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 64 (40.51%) VMware
2 57 (36.08%) Microsoft
3 51 (32.28%) HP
4 44 (27.85%) Citrix
5 38 (24.05%) Cisco
6 29 (18.35%) NetApp
7 25 (15.82%) 3PAR
8 20 (12.66%) Brocade
9 19 (12.03%) IBM
10 18 (11.39%) CommVault
11 17 (10.76%) Juniper
12 16 (10.13%) SolarWinds
13 14 (8.86%) Oracle
14 13 (8.23%) BMC
15 12 (7.59%) Red Hat
16 10 (6.33%) EMC
16 10 (6.33%) Veeam
17 8 (5.06%) Symantec
18 7 (4.43%) Dell
19 5 (3.16%) Sun
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