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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 20 15 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.63% 6.42% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.74% 26.92% 21.43%
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 £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- -1.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 21.30% 23.85% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 12
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -23.33%
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 22 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) LANDesk
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (40.00%) VCAP
4 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) VCAP
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) LANDesk
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper