The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 18 15 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 5.36% 6.31% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 29.17% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Average salary £35,250 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.96% +2.35%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 21.43% 21.62% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 9
Average salary £35,500 £35,375 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% -21.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
West Sussex

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 30 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Sophos
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) SNMP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Operations Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) VCAP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Sophos
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet