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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 62 72 53
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing SAN 40 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.22% 2.35% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.73% 15.42% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 41
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,000 £62,500
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
193 201 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.53% 15.26% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 110 174 203
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -3 11 £47,500 -13.63%
Colchester +5 10 £60,000 +9.09%
Chelmsford -6 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £37,000 -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 89 (67.94%) Windows
2 75 (57.25%) VMware
3 65 (49.62%) Microsoft
3 65 (49.62%) Active Directory
4 57 (43.51%) Citrix
5 56 (42.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 49 (37.40%) Finance
7 48 (36.64%) DNS
8 42 (32.06%) SQL
9 39 (29.77%) VMware ESX
10 37 (28.24%) Linux
10 37 (28.24%) DHCP
11 36 (27.48%) NetApp
12 33 (25.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (24.43%) ITIL
14 31 (23.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 31 (23.66%) HP
14 31 (23.66%) Firewall
15 30 (22.90%) MS Exchange
15 30 (22.90%) MS Excel
16 27 (20.61%) 3PAR
17 26 (19.85%) SQL Server
18 25 (19.08%) Brocade
19 24 (18.32%) Clustering
19 24 (18.32%) Cisco
19 24 (18.32%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (17.56%) XenApp
20 23 (17.56%) IBM
21 22 (16.79%) Capacity Planning
22 21 (16.03%) UNIX

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 30 (22.90%) MS Exchange
2 15 (11.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (5.34%) Lync
4 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (3.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.53%) IIS
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 30 (22.90%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.21%) MS PowerPoint
2 16 (12.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (4.58%) Office 365
2 5 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.53%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 48 (36.64%) DNS
2 37 (28.24%) DHCP
3 31 (23.66%) Firewall
4 20 (15.27%) Fibre Channel
5 15 (11.45%) LDAP
6 10 (7.63%) WAN
7 9 (6.87%) TCP/IP
7 9 (6.87%) NAS
8 7 (5.34%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (5.34%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (4.58%) VLAN
10 5 (3.82%) LAN
10 5 (3.82%) VoIP
10 5 (3.82%) SNMP
11 4 (3.05%) OSPF
11 4 (3.05%) Network Security
12 3 (2.29%) FWSM
12 3 (2.29%) BGP
12 3 (2.29%) H.323
12 3 (2.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.21%) MS Access
3 5 (3.82%) MySQL
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) LoadRunner
General
1 49 (37.40%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) Legal
3 5 (3.82%) Games
3 5 (3.82%) Banking
4 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (21.37%) Storage Specialist
2 23 (17.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (13.74%) Senior Storage Specialist
3 18 (13.74%) Backup Specialist
4 14 (10.69%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (8.40%) Network Engineer
6 10 (7.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (4.58%) Analyst
8 5 (3.82%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Administrator
9 4 (3.05%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Capacity Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) VMware Engineer
10 3 (2.29%) Service Operations Manager
10 3 (2.29%) Service Manager
10 3 (2.29%) Field Engineer
10 3 (2.29%) Operations Manager
10 3 (2.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.98%) Flash
2 5 (3.82%) Web Services
3 2 (1.53%) .NET
3 2 (1.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.32%) Clustering
1 24 (18.32%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (14.50%) iSeries
2 19 (14.50%) AS400
3 18 (13.74%) CMDB
4 14 (10.69%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.29%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.29%) Replication
7 2 (1.53%) Statistics
7 2 (1.53%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.76%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 89 (67.94%) Windows
2 37 (28.24%) Linux
3 33 (25.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (23.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (16.03%) UNIX
6 20 (15.27%) Data ONTAP
7 19 (14.50%) AIX
8 16 (12.21%) Solaris
9 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (9.16%) Windows 2000
11 11 (8.40%) Windows 7
12 5 (3.82%) Windows 8
12 5 (3.82%) Mac OS X
12 5 (3.82%) Ubuntu
13 3 (2.29%) HPUX
14 2 (1.53%) CentOS
14 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.43%) ITIL
2 22 (16.79%) Capacity Planning
3 20 (15.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (14.50%) Change Management
5 18 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (11.45%) Project Management
7 13 (9.92%) Data Centre Operations
8 12 (9.16%) Load Balancing
8 12 (9.16%) Mentoring
9 9 (6.87%) Capacity Management
10 8 (6.11%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (5.34%) Change Control
11 7 (5.34%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.82%) PRINCE2
12 5 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (3.82%) Problem Management
13 4 (3.05%) Logistics
13 4 (3.05%) Migration
14 3 (2.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (32.06%) SQL
2 13 (9.92%) PowerShell
3 12 (9.16%) VBScript
4 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (8.40%) MCSE
1 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (8.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (6.11%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.34%) MCSA
4 5 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.05%) Degree
6 3 (2.29%) CCNA
7 2 (1.53%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (49.62%) Active Directory
2 56 (42.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (29.77%) VMware ESX
4 23 (17.56%) XenApp
5 15 (11.45%) XenServer
6 8 (6.11%) Hyper-V
7 7 (5.34%) XenDesktop
8 5 (3.82%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.29%) vSphere
10 2 (1.53%) Xen
10 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.53%) vCloud
11 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (15.27%) Tivoli
1 20 (15.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 15 (11.45%) SCCM
2 15 (11.45%) SCOM
3 6 (4.58%) WSUS
4 5 (3.82%) Nagios
4 5 (3.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 75 (57.25%) VMware
2 65 (49.62%) Microsoft
3 57 (43.51%) Citrix
4 36 (27.48%) NetApp
5 31 (23.66%) HP
6 27 (20.61%) 3PAR
7 25 (19.08%) Brocade
8 24 (18.32%) Cisco
9 23 (17.56%) IBM
10 20 (15.27%) BMC
10 20 (15.27%) Oracle
11 19 (14.50%) CommVault
12 5 (3.82%) Sophos
12 5 (3.82%) WatchGuard
13 3 (2.29%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.29%) Juniper
13 3 (2.29%) Dell
14 2 (1.53%) EMC
14 2 (1.53%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.53%) NETGEAR
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