The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 81 71 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing SAN 60 67 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.46% 3.22% 4.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.61% 12.79% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 55 46 110
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £37,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £61,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
517 524 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.16% 25.18% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 406 343 493
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SAN Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SAN
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 August 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
(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
Watford +9 32 £48,500 +1.04% 1
Hemel Hempstead -19 4 £63,750 +27.50% 2
Rickmansworth +6 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Stevenage +3 2 £35,000 -
Welwyn Garden City 0 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Baldock - 2 £35,000 -
Hitchin - 1 £32,500 -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 83 (67.48%) VMware
2 73 (59.35%) Windows
3 65 (52.85%) Microsoft
4 55 (44.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 44 (35.77%) Citrix
6 42 (34.15%) HP
7 40 (32.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 37 (30.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 37 (30.08%) Hyper-V
9 35 (28.46%) Active Directory
10 33 (26.83%) MS Exchange
11 32 (26.02%) Firewall
11 32 (26.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 31 (25.20%) NAS
13 30 (24.39%) MCITP
13 30 (24.39%) NetApp
13 30 (24.39%) LAN
13 30 (24.39%) ITIL
14 29 (23.58%) SQL
14 29 (23.58%) MS Excel
14 29 (23.58%) Linux
15 28 (22.76%) WAN
15 28 (22.76%) Windows Server 2008
16 26 (21.14%) Cisco Certification
17 25 (20.33%) CCNA
18 24 (19.51%) EMC
18 24 (19.51%) SQL Server
19 23 (18.70%) Migration
20 22 (17.89%) DNS
20 22 (17.89%) iSCSI

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 33 (26.83%) MS Exchange
2 21 (17.07%) SharePoint
3 18 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (13.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (8.94%) Lync
6 8 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (5.69%) SAS
7 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (4.07%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (4.07%) IIS
10 4 (3.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.63%) Apache
12 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (23.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.25%) MS Office
3 2 (1.63%) MS Project
3 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.50%) Office 365
2 3 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.44%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (26.02%) Firewall
2 31 (25.20%) NAS
3 30 (24.39%) LAN
4 28 (22.76%) WAN
5 22 (17.89%) DNS
5 22 (17.89%) iSCSI
6 14 (11.38%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (9.76%) VPN
8 11 (8.94%) DHCP
9 9 (7.32%) TCP/IP
10 7 (5.69%) VoIP
10 7 (5.69%) NetScaler
11 6 (4.88%) LDAP
12 5 (4.07%) MPLS
12 5 (4.07%) Internet
12 5 (4.07%) IPv4
13 3 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.44%) HTTP
14 2 (1.63%) SSL
14 2 (1.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.44%) Big Data
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.81%) DTS
5 1 (0.81%) MySQL
General
1 5 (4.07%) Finance
2 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.81%) Marketing
3 1 (0.81%) Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Retail
3 1 (0.81%) Back Office
3 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (34.15%) Consultant
2 30 (24.39%) Technical Consultant
3 25 (20.33%) Architect
4 16 (13.01%) Administrator
5 15 (12.20%) Technical Leader
5 15 (12.20%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 15 (12.20%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 13 (10.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (10.57%) Project Engineer
6 13 (10.57%) Technical Engineer
6 13 (10.57%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (10.57%) Technical Architect
7 12 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (9.76%) Project Consultant
8 11 (8.94%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (8.13%) Support Engineer
9 10 (8.13%) Lead Technical Architect
9 10 (8.13%) Lead Architect
10 8 (6.50%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (6.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.88%) Middleware
2 2 (1.63%) .NET
2 2 (1.63%) WAP
2 2 (1.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.63%) Replication
2 11 (8.94%) Clustering
3 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.88%) CLARiiON
4 5 (4.07%) EqualLogic
5 4 (3.25%) EPoS
6 3 (2.44%) PKI
6 3 (2.44%) Symmetrix
6 3 (2.44%) Symmetrix DMX
6 3 (2.44%) Celerra
6 3 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.44%) Firmware
6 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.44%) Open Source
7 2 (1.63%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.63%) CMDB
7 2 (1.63%) iPhone
8 1 (0.81%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.81%) CCTV
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 73 (59.35%) Windows
2 29 (23.58%) Linux
3 28 (22.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (17.07%) UNIX
5 13 (10.57%) Windows 7
5 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (8.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (8.94%) Solaris
7 10 (8.13%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.88%) AIX
9 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.44%) VMS
10 3 (2.44%) HPUX
11 2 (1.63%) CentOS
11 2 (1.63%) Android
12 1 (0.81%) NetWare
12 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 30 (24.39%) ITIL
3 23 (18.70%) Migration
4 15 (12.20%) Project Planning
4 15 (12.20%) Business Transformation
5 13 (10.57%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (8.94%) Software Deployment
7 10 (8.13%) Network Design
7 10 (8.13%) Time Management
8 9 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.69%) Data Protection
10 7 (5.69%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (5.69%) Project Management
11 6 (4.88%) Product Management
11 6 (4.88%) Data Migration
11 6 (4.88%) Business Continuity
12 5 (4.07%) Problem Management
12 5 (4.07%) Performance Management
12 5 (4.07%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.58%) SQL
2 9 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.50%) Perl
4 7 (5.69%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.88%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.88%) VB
6 3 (2.44%) AWK
6 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.63%) VBScript
7 2 (1.63%) PHP
8 1 (0.81%) Ruby
8 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (32.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (26.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 30 (24.39%) MCITP
4 26 (21.14%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (20.33%) CCNA
6 19 (15.45%) MCSE
7 13 (10.57%) MCP
8 12 (9.76%) NCDA
9 11 (8.94%) NCIE
9 11 (8.94%) VCAP
10 10 (8.13%) MCTS
11 9 (7.32%) CCNP
11 9 (7.32%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (4.07%) Degree
12 5 (4.07%) CCA
12 5 (4.07%) MCSA
13 4 (3.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (3.25%) CCEE
13 4 (3.25%) CCAA
13 4 (3.25%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.63%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (44.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (30.08%) Hyper-V
3 35 (28.46%) Active Directory
4 22 (17.89%) VMware ESX
5 20 (16.26%) vSphere
6 19 (15.45%) XenApp
7 16 (13.01%) XenDesktop
8 11 (8.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (7.32%) XenServer
10 7 (5.69%) SRDF
11 6 (4.88%) NFS
12 4 (3.25%) KVM
12 4 (3.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 4 (3.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (3.25%) Veritas File System
13 1 (0.81%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.81%) Samba
13 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (17.07%) SCCM
2 11 (8.94%) NetBackup
3 9 (7.32%) SCOM
4 6 (4.88%) Puppet
5 4 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (3.25%) ZABBIX
5 4 (3.25%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.44%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.44%) PureDisk
7 1 (0.81%) Cacti
7 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.81%) Nagios
7 1 (0.81%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.81%) OpenView
7 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.81%) Opsview
7 1 (0.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 83 (67.48%) VMware
2 65 (52.85%) Microsoft
3 44 (35.77%) Citrix
4 42 (34.15%) HP
5 30 (24.39%) NetApp
6 24 (19.51%) EMC
7 21 (17.07%) Cisco
7 21 (17.07%) Dell
8 19 (15.45%) IBM
9 18 (14.63%) Red Hat
10 11 (8.94%) WatchGuard
10 11 (8.94%) Sun
11 10 (8.13%) Brocade
12 9 (7.32%) Symantec
12 9 (7.32%) Veritas
13 7 (5.69%) Juniper
13 7 (5.69%) Oracle
13 7 (5.69%) SAP
14 5 (4.07%) Veeam
15 4 (3.25%) 3PAR
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