The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 24 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.24% 5.31% 6.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 25.00% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Average salary £45,000 £35,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% -18.96%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
SAN
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 17.16% 21.24% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 17
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SAN
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Gatwick region.

SAN Salary Trend in Gatwick

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) Spanish Language
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) CCIE
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki
3 1 (25.00%) Dell Compellent