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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 88 73 71
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 54 61 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.35% 3.03% 3.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.16% 13.41% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 51 45 94
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
484 455 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.11% 22.64% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 387 314 485
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £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 September 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 September 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 +5 20 £50,000 +21.95% 2
Hemel Hempstead -21 3 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Baldock - 3 £35,000 -
St Albans - 3 £55,000 - 4
Stevenage +3 2 £35,000 -
Borehamwood +6 1 £45,000 +87.50% 1
Rickmansworth +2 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Welwyn Garden City -5 1 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Royston - 1 £35,500 -
Hitchin - 1 £32,500 -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 89 (67.42%) VMware
2 79 (59.85%) Windows
3 64 (48.48%) Microsoft
4 50 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 44 (33.33%) Citrix
6 42 (31.82%) HP
7 39 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 37 (28.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 37 (28.03%) Active Directory
8 37 (28.03%) Hyper-V
9 31 (23.48%) MCITP
9 31 (23.48%) Firewall
9 31 (23.48%) LAN
9 31 (23.48%) NetApp
10 30 (22.73%) WAN
11 29 (21.97%) Linux
12 28 (21.21%) MS Excel
12 28 (21.21%) MS Exchange
12 28 (21.21%) ITIL
12 28 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 28 (21.21%) NAS
13 27 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
14 26 (19.70%) CCNA
15 25 (18.94%) SQL
15 25 (18.94%) Migration
16 24 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
16 24 (18.18%) Mentoring
17 23 (17.42%) UNIX
17 23 (17.42%) EMC
18 22 (16.67%) Cisco

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 20 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 12 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (6.06%) Lync
6 6 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (4.55%) IIS
7 5 (3.79%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.03%) SAS
9 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.03%) MS Office
3 3 (2.27%) MS Project
3 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.06%) Office 365
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.27%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (23.48%) LAN
1 31 (23.48%) Firewall
2 30 (22.73%) WAN
3 28 (21.21%) NAS
4 18 (13.64%) iSCSI
4 18 (13.64%) DNS
5 16 (12.12%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 8 (6.06%) VPN
8 7 (5.30%) DHCP
9 6 (4.55%) LDAP
10 5 (3.79%) IPv4
11 4 (3.03%) Internet
11 4 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (3.03%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.27%) VLAN
12 3 (2.27%) MPLS
12 3 (2.27%) HTTP
13 2 (1.52%) FTP
13 2 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.76%) DTS
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (1.52%) Legal
3 1 (0.76%) Banking
3 1 (0.76%) Marketing
3 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (32.58%) Consultant
2 31 (23.48%) Technical Consultant
3 28 (21.21%) Architect
4 19 (14.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (12.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 16 (12.12%) Technical Leader
5 16 (12.12%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 14 (10.61%) Technical Architect
7 13 (9.85%) Administrator
7 13 (9.85%) Project Engineer
7 13 (9.85%) Project Consultant
8 12 (9.09%) Support Engineer
9 11 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (8.33%) Lead Technical Architect
9 11 (8.33%) Lead Architect
10 10 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (7.58%) Technical Engineer
11 9 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (6.06%) Senior Technical Consultant
12 8 (6.06%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.30%) Middleware
2 2 (1.52%) .NET
2 2 (1.52%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Replication
2 12 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.58%) Clustering
3 10 (7.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.55%) CLARiiON
5 5 (3.79%) EqualLogic
6 4 (3.03%) Open Source
6 4 (3.03%) PKI
7 3 (2.27%) Symmetrix
7 3 (2.27%) EPoS
7 3 (2.27%) Firmware
7 3 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.27%) Celerra
7 3 (2.27%) Symmetrix DMX
8 2 (1.52%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.52%) CMDB
9 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.76%) User Experience
9 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.76%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 79 (59.85%) Windows
2 29 (21.97%) Linux
3 24 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (17.42%) UNIX
5 12 (9.09%) Solaris
6 11 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 9 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (6.06%) Windows XP
9 6 (4.55%) AIX
10 3 (2.27%) HPUX
10 3 (2.27%) VMS
10 3 (2.27%) CentOS
11 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.76%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (21.21%) ITIL
3 25 (18.94%) Migration
4 24 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 16 (12.12%) Business Transformation
5 16 (12.12%) Project Planning
6 13 (9.85%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (6.82%) Software Deployment
7 9 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (6.82%) Time Management
8 8 (6.06%) Data Protection
8 8 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (5.30%) Data Migration
9 7 (5.30%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (5.30%) Network Design
10 6 (4.55%) Business Continuity
10 6 (4.55%) Project Management
10 6 (4.55%) Product Management
10 6 (4.55%) Coaching
11 5 (3.79%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.94%) SQL
2 13 (9.85%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.06%) Perl
4 7 (5.30%) Shell Script
5 5 (3.79%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.03%) VB
7 3 (2.27%) AWK
7 3 (2.27%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.52%) VBScript
9 1 (0.76%) PHP
9 1 (0.76%) Ruby
9 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (23.48%) MCITP
3 28 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 27 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (19.70%) CCNA
6 17 (12.88%) MCSE
7 10 (7.58%) MCP
7 10 (7.58%) Degree
8 9 (6.82%) NCDA
9 8 (6.06%) NCIE
9 8 (6.06%) VCAP
10 7 (5.30%) MCTS
10 7 (5.30%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (4.55%) CCNP
11 6 (4.55%) CCA
12 5 (3.79%) IBM Certification
12 5 (3.79%) MCSA
13 4 (3.03%) ISEB
13 4 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (2.27%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) SLA
2 2 (1.52%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (37.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (28.03%) Hyper-V
2 37 (28.03%) Active Directory
3 22 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 21 (15.91%) vSphere
5 18 (13.64%) XenApp
6 15 (11.36%) XenDesktop
7 11 (8.33%) XenServer
8 9 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (6.06%) SRDF
10 7 (5.30%) NFS
11 5 (3.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 4 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (3.03%) Veritas File System
12 4 (3.03%) KVM
13 1 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.76%) Samba
13 1 (0.76%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 20 (15.15%) SCCM
2 10 (7.58%) NetBackup
3 9 (6.82%) SCOM
4 6 (4.55%) Puppet
5 5 (3.79%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.03%) ZABBIX
6 4 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (2.27%) PureDisk
7 3 (2.27%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.52%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.76%) Nagios
9 1 (0.76%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.76%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.76%) SCSM
9 1 (0.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 89 (67.42%) VMware
2 64 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 44 (33.33%) Citrix
4 42 (31.82%) HP
5 31 (23.48%) NetApp
6 23 (17.42%) EMC
7 22 (16.67%) Cisco
8 19 (14.39%) IBM
8 19 (14.39%) Dell
9 18 (13.64%) Red Hat
10 12 (9.09%) Sun
11 11 (8.33%) Brocade
12 9 (6.82%) Veritas
12 9 (6.82%) Oracle
13 8 (6.06%) Symantec
13 8 (6.06%) WatchGuard
13 8 (6.06%) 3PAR
14 7 (5.30%) SAP
15 5 (3.79%) Hitachi
16 4 (3.03%) Sophos
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Borehamwood
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
St. Albans
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago