The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 50 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 63 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.46% 2.26% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.17% 10.63% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 52 21 39
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
216 207 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.28% 21.27% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 176 176 159
Average salary £43,250 £37,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.33% -18.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
East of England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +6 17 £80,000 +52.38%
Colchester +4 14 £55,000 +22.22% 1
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 63 (67.74%) Windows
2 45 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (40.86%) VMware
4 37 (39.78%) Firewall
4 37 (39.78%) Cisco
4 37 (39.78%) Citrix
4 37 (39.78%) Active Directory
5 35 (37.63%) MS Exchange
6 34 (36.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (34.41%) SQL
7 32 (34.41%) Finance
8 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (31.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 27 (29.03%) Problem Management
10 26 (27.96%) NAS
10 26 (27.96%) Linux
11 25 (26.88%) Oracle
11 25 (26.88%) SQL Server
12 24 (25.81%) .NET
12 24 (25.81%) E-Commerce
12 24 (25.81%) DNS
13 23 (24.73%) ITIL
14 22 (23.66%) SAP
14 22 (23.66%) PHP
14 22 (23.66%) Java
14 22 (23.66%) CRM
14 22 (23.66%) OO
14 22 (23.66%) JD Edwards
14 22 (23.66%) Oracle CRM
14 22 (23.66%) Magento

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 35 (37.63%) MS Exchange
2 29 (31.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (13.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (10.75%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.53%) IIS
6 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (23.66%) Oracle CRM
1 22 (23.66%) Magento
2 12 (12.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (12.90%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) IaaS
1 3 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (39.78%) Firewall
2 26 (27.96%) NAS
3 24 (25.81%) DNS
4 13 (13.98%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (10.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (9.68%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.60%) WAN
7 8 (8.60%) DHCP
7 8 (8.60%) LAN
8 5 (5.38%) VPN
9 4 (4.30%) VoIP
9 4 (4.30%) IP Telephony
9 4 (4.30%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (4.30%) FWSM
10 3 (3.23%) LDAP
11 2 (2.15%) OSPF
11 2 (2.15%) Internet
11 2 (2.15%) H.323
11 2 (2.15%) BGP
11 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.23%) MySQL
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) LoadRunner
General
1 32 (34.41%) Finance
2 22 (23.66%) Marketing
3 11 (11.83%) Law
4 4 (4.30%) Banking
5 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (18.28%) Network Engineer
2 14 (15.05%) Architect
2 14 (15.05%) Team Leader
3 13 (13.98%) Analyst
3 13 (13.98%) Support Analyst
3 13 (13.98%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 12 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (12.90%) Problem Manager
5 9 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Network Specialist
7 7 (7.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Cisco Specialist
8 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Network Support
8 6 (6.45%) Communications Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.81%) .NET
2 2 (2.15%) Web Services
2 2 (2.15%) XML
2 2 (2.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Clustering
2 4 (4.30%) Replication
3 3 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.08%) iPad
5 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 63 (67.74%) Windows
2 45 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (27.96%) Linux
5 21 (22.58%) Apple iOS
6 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.38%) UNIX
9 4 (4.30%) Android
10 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (2.15%) AIX
11 2 (2.15%) HPUX
12 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.03%) Problem Management
2 24 (25.81%) E-Commerce
3 23 (24.73%) ITIL
4 22 (23.66%) CRM
4 22 (23.66%) OO
5 12 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (12.90%) ITIL V3
5 12 (12.90%) ITIL V2
5 12 (12.90%) ITSM
5 12 (12.90%) Service Management
5 12 (12.90%) Service Delivery
6 11 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.75%) Migration
8 6 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (5.38%) Software Deployment
9 5 (5.38%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.30%) Change Management
11 3 (3.23%) Capacity Management
11 3 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.41%) SQL
2 22 (23.66%) PHP
2 22 (23.66%) Java
3 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.23%) Korn
4 3 (3.23%) AWK
4 3 (3.23%) Perl
5 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) CCNA
1 8 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.53%) MCSE
3 4 (4.30%) MCP
3 4 (4.30%) MCSA
4 3 (3.23%) Degree
4 3 (3.23%) RHCE
5 1 (1.08%) MCITP
5 1 (1.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (39.78%) Active Directory
2 34 (36.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (20.43%) XenApp
4 12 (12.90%) vSphere
5 5 (5.38%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.15%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.15%) KVM
6 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.08%) XenServer
7 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.08%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) ARCserve
1 7 (7.53%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (3.23%) SCCM
2 3 (3.23%) WSUS
2 3 (3.23%) Nagios
3 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.15%) SCOM
3 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.15%) Puppet
4 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (40.86%) VMware
2 37 (39.78%) Cisco
2 37 (39.78%) Citrix
3 25 (26.88%) Oracle
4 22 (23.66%) SAP
4 22 (23.66%) JD Edwards
5 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
6 16 (17.20%) NetApp
7 14 (15.05%) Juniper
8 12 (12.90%) Remedy
8 12 (12.90%) Red Hat
9 8 (8.60%) SolarWinds
10 7 (7.53%) Veeam
10 7 (7.53%) WatchGuard
11 5 (5.38%) Kaspersky
11 5 (5.38%) LANDesk
12 3 (3.23%) Splunk
12 3 (3.23%) Motorola
12 3 (3.23%) JBoss
12 3 (3.23%) Avaya
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago