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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 63 84 91
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 78 46 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.83% 2.40% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.15% 9.75% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 57 39 71
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,400 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,100 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
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
483 472 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.73% 24.60% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 393 292 497
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +6 31 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Hemel Hempstead -14 9 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 8 £55,000 - 1
Stevenage +23 4 £42,500 +39.34% 1
St Albans -15 4 £55,000 -
Borehamwood - 4 £45,000 - 1
Letchworth +19 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Tring - 1 £41,000 -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 93 (63.70%) Windows
2 89 (60.96%) VMware
3 54 (36.99%) Cisco
4 48 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 47 (32.19%) Microsoft
5 47 (32.19%) Active Directory
6 43 (29.45%) Citrix
7 36 (24.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 34 (23.29%) Migration
9 33 (22.60%) Hyper-V
9 33 (22.60%) NAS
9 33 (22.60%) Firewall
10 31 (21.23%) HP
11 28 (19.18%) Cisco Certification
12 27 (18.49%) CCNA
13 24 (16.44%) EMC
13 24 (16.44%) LAN
14 23 (15.75%) WAN
14 23 (15.75%) Linux
14 23 (15.75%) ITIL
14 23 (15.75%) vSphere
15 22 (15.07%) SQL
16 21 (14.38%) TCP/IP
17 20 (13.70%) IBM
17 20 (13.70%) Oracle
17 20 (13.70%) Management Information System
17 20 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
17 20 (13.70%) Finance
17 20 (13.70%) Replication
18 19 (13.01%) Project Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (10.27%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.59%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.48%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (4.79%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (3.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.74%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.37%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.37%) Apache
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.68%) IIS
10 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS Office
3 2 (1.37%) MS Project
3 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.48%) IaaS
2 6 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.42%) SaaS
3 5 (3.42%) PaaS
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.68%) Office 365
4 1 (0.68%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.60%) NAS
1 33 (22.60%) Firewall
2 24 (16.44%) LAN
3 23 (15.75%) WAN
4 21 (14.38%) TCP/IP
5 17 (11.64%) DNS
6 12 (8.22%) iSCSI
6 12 (8.22%) DHCP
6 12 (8.22%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (6.85%) VPN
8 8 (5.48%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (5.48%) VLAN
9 6 (4.11%) Internet
9 6 (4.11%) LDAP
10 4 (2.74%) MPLS
11 3 (2.05%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (2.05%) HSRP
11 3 (2.05%) GLBP
11 3 (2.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (2.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (4.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.11%) Big Data
5 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.37%) MySQL
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
General
1 20 (13.70%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Retail
3 8 (5.48%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.37%) Legal
5 2 (1.37%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (19.86%) Architect
2 23 (15.75%) Support Engineer
3 22 (15.07%) Consultant
4 18 (12.33%) Administrator
4 18 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (8.90%) Network Engineer
6 12 (8.22%) Technical Consultant
7 11 (7.53%) Analyst
8 10 (6.85%) DBA
9 9 (6.16%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (6.16%) Network Support Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) Network Support
9 9 (6.16%) Server Administrator
10 8 (5.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 8 (5.48%) Security Architect
10 8 (5.48%) Technical Leader
10 8 (5.48%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.48%) Lead Technical Architect
10 8 (5.48%) Solutions Consultant
10 8 (5.48%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.79%) Middleware
2 2 (1.37%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) ODBC
3 1 (0.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.70%) Management Information System
1 20 (13.70%) Replication
2 8 (5.48%) PKI
3 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.42%) EqualLogic
4 5 (3.42%) CCTV
5 4 (2.74%) Open Source
6 3 (2.05%) Streaming Music
7 2 (1.37%) Clustering
7 2 (1.37%) FMCG
7 2 (1.37%) Blog
7 2 (1.37%) Statistics
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.68%) LPAR
8 1 (0.68%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 93 (63.70%) Windows
2 23 (15.75%) Linux
3 20 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (11.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (10.27%) Solaris
6 13 (8.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (8.90%) UNIX
7 10 (6.85%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.74%) AIX
8 4 (2.74%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.37%) HPUX
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.68%) CentOS
10 1 (0.68%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.66%) Disaster Recovery
2 34 (23.29%) Migration
3 23 (15.75%) ITIL
4 19 (13.01%) Project Management
5 14 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (7.53%) Security Architecture
6 11 (7.53%) Data Migration
6 11 (7.53%) Project Planning
6 11 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.85%) Scrum
7 10 (6.85%) PRINCE2
8 9 (6.16%) Mentoring
8 9 (6.16%) Infrastructure Management
9 8 (5.48%) TOGAF
9 8 (5.48%) Information Assurance
9 8 (5.48%) Identity Management
9 8 (5.48%) Business Transformation
9 8 (5.48%) SABSA
9 8 (5.48%) Capacity Management
10 7 (4.79%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.07%) SQL
2 12 (8.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.42%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.37%) Perl
5 1 (0.68%) Java
5 1 (0.68%) PHP
5 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.68%) Python
5 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (19.18%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (18.49%) CCNA
3 18 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (10.27%) Degree
5 11 (7.53%) MCITP
6 10 (6.85%) MCSE
7 8 (5.48%) SC Cleared
7 8 (5.48%) Security Cleared
8 7 (4.79%) PMP
8 7 (4.79%) PMI Certification
8 7 (4.79%) IBM Certification
8 7 (4.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.74%) CCIE
10 3 (2.05%) VCP5
10 3 (2.05%) CCNP
10 3 (2.05%) CCA
10 3 (2.05%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.37%) Linux+ Certification
11 2 (1.37%) MCSA
11 2 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (32.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (32.19%) Active Directory
3 33 (22.60%) Hyper-V
4 23 (15.75%) vSphere
5 17 (11.64%) VMware ESX
6 9 (6.16%) NFS
7 8 (5.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 7 (4.79%) SRDF
9 5 (3.42%) XenApp
10 4 (2.74%) Samba
10 4 (2.74%) Terminal Server
11 3 (2.05%) VMware Server
11 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (2.05%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.37%) Veritas File System
12 2 (1.37%) XenServer
12 2 (1.37%) vCloud
13 1 (0.68%) PowerHA
13 1 (0.68%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 17 (11.64%) SCCM
2 9 (6.16%) SCOM
3 8 (5.48%) Cacti
4 7 (4.79%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.42%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (3.42%) Opsview
6 4 (2.74%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.37%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.37%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.37%) SCSM
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Intune
7 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.68%) Puppet
8 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 89 (60.96%) VMware
2 54 (36.99%) Cisco
3 47 (32.19%) Microsoft
4 43 (29.45%) Citrix
5 31 (21.23%) HP
6 24 (16.44%) EMC
7 20 (13.70%) IBM
7 20 (13.70%) Oracle
8 14 (9.59%) Sun
8 14 (9.59%) NetApp
9 13 (8.90%) Brocade
10 11 (7.53%) 3PAR
10 11 (7.53%) Hitachi
11 9 (6.16%) Dell
12 8 (5.48%) Fujitsu
13 7 (4.79%) Veritas
13 7 (4.79%) Websense
13 7 (4.79%) Sophos
14 6 (4.11%) SAP
15 5 (3.42%) Reuters
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £53,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
EE
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Stevenage
Altura
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Gyron
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + benefits and additional training
Posted: 24 days ago