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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 76 90 85
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 76 48 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.68% 2.27% 2.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.32% 9.72% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 76
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
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
496 494 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.02% 23.31% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 383 336 486
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +10 27 £51,000 -0.48% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 12 £55,000 - 3
Hemel Hempstead -23 10 £33,250 -16.87% 1
Borehamwood - 4 £45,000 -
Stevenage +29 3 £38,500 +26.22%
Letchworth +17 3 £45,000 +38.46%
St Albans - 3 £55,000 - 1
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 99 (60.74%) Windows
2 96 (58.90%) VMware
3 60 (36.81%) Cisco
4 57 (34.97%) Active Directory
5 56 (34.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 50 (30.67%) Microsoft
7 49 (30.06%) Citrix
8 42 (25.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 38 (23.31%) HP
10 36 (22.09%) Migration
11 35 (21.47%) NAS
12 32 (19.63%) Hyper-V
12 32 (19.63%) Firewall
13 31 (19.02%) ITIL
14 30 (18.40%) LAN
15 29 (17.79%) SQL
16 28 (17.18%) EMC
17 26 (15.95%) WAN
17 26 (15.95%) Linux
18 25 (15.34%) Replication
18 25 (15.34%) vSphere
19 24 (14.72%) Finance
19 24 (14.72%) Cisco Certification
20 23 (14.11%) SQL Server
20 23 (14.11%) CCNA
20 23 (14.11%) Windows Server 2008
21 20 (12.27%) Oracle
21 20 (12.27%) MS Exchange
21 20 (12.27%) Windows Server 2012
22 19 (11.66%) Performance Tuning

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 20 (12.27%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.59%) SharePoint
3 13 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.91%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (4.29%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (3.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.45%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.23%) IIS
9 2 (1.23%) Apache
9 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.45%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) MS Project
3 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.29%) IaaS
2 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.07%) SaaS
3 5 (3.07%) PaaS
3 5 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.23%) Office 365
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.61%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (21.47%) NAS
2 32 (19.63%) Firewall
3 30 (18.40%) LAN
4 26 (15.95%) WAN
5 19 (11.66%) TCP/IP
5 19 (11.66%) DNS
6 13 (7.98%) DHCP
7 12 (7.36%) VPN
7 12 (7.36%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (7.36%) iSCSI
8 11 (6.75%) VLAN
9 7 (4.29%) LDAP
10 6 (3.68%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.45%) Internet
11 4 (2.45%) Wireless
12 3 (1.84%) IPsec
12 3 (1.84%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.84%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (1.84%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (7.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (7.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (6.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.68%) Big Data
6 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.23%) MySQL
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
General
1 24 (14.72%) Finance
2 11 (6.75%) Retail
3 10 (6.13%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.23%) Law
5 2 (1.23%) Legal
5 2 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (16.56%) Architect
2 23 (14.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (13.50%) Support Engineer
4 20 (12.27%) Consultant
4 20 (12.27%) Administrator
5 16 (9.82%) Analyst
6 12 (7.36%) DBA
6 12 (7.36%) Server Administrator
7 11 (6.75%) Technical Consultant
7 11 (6.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (6.13%) Network Engineer
9 9 (5.52%) IT Manager
10 8 (4.91%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.91%) Technical Architect
10 8 (4.91%) Technical Leader
10 8 (4.91%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.91%) Lead Technical Architect
10 8 (4.91%) Solutions Consultant
10 8 (4.91%) Lead Architect
10 8 (4.91%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.29%) Middleware
2 2 (1.23%) .NET
3 1 (0.61%) Web Services
3 1 (0.61%) ODBC
3 1 (0.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.34%) Replication
2 19 (11.66%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.29%) PKI
4 6 (3.68%) CCTV
4 6 (3.68%) EqualLogic
4 6 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.45%) Open Source
5 4 (2.45%) Streaming Music
6 2 (1.23%) Blog
6 2 (1.23%) FMCG
6 2 (1.23%) Statistics
6 2 (1.23%) Social Media
7 1 (0.61%) Clustering
7 1 (0.61%) LPAR
7 1 (0.61%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 99 (60.74%) Windows
2 26 (15.95%) Linux
3 23 (14.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (12.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (10.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (9.82%) UNIX
6 16 (9.82%) Solaris
7 10 (6.13%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.07%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.84%) AIX
9 3 (1.84%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.61%) SUSE
10 1 (0.61%) CentOS
10 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.61%) HPUX
10 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.61%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 36 (22.09%) Migration
3 31 (19.02%) ITIL
4 19 (11.66%) Project Management
4 19 (11.66%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (8.59%) Data Migration
6 13 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (7.36%) Scrum
8 11 (6.75%) Project Planning
9 10 (6.13%) PRINCE2
9 10 (6.13%) Security Architecture
10 9 (5.52%) Capacity Management
10 9 (5.52%) Data Protection
10 9 (5.52%) Change Management
11 8 (4.91%) Business Transformation
11 8 (4.91%) Performance Testing
11 8 (4.91%) Mentoring
11 8 (4.91%) Infrastructure Management
12 7 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (4.29%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.79%) SQL
2 12 (7.36%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.23%) Perl
5 1 (0.61%) PHP
5 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.61%) Python
5 1 (0.61%) Ruby
5 1 (0.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (14.72%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (14.11%) CCNA
3 14 (8.59%) Degree
4 12 (7.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (6.13%) MCSE
6 8 (4.91%) IBM Certification
7 7 (4.29%) PMP
7 7 (4.29%) PMI Certification
7 7 (4.29%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.29%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.07%) MCITP
9 4 (2.45%) CCIE
10 3 (1.84%) CCNP
10 3 (1.84%) VCP4
10 3 (1.84%) VCP5
11 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (1.23%) MCSA
11 2 (1.23%) Linux+ Certification
11 2 (1.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.84%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (34.97%) Active Directory
2 56 (34.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (19.63%) Hyper-V
4 25 (15.34%) vSphere
5 14 (8.59%) VMware ESX
6 10 (6.13%) NFS
6 10 (6.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 9 (5.52%) SRDF
8 5 (3.07%) XenApp
9 4 (2.45%) Terminal Server
9 4 (2.45%) Samba
10 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.84%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.84%) XenServer
10 3 (1.84%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.84%) Veritas File System
11 2 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.23%) vCloud
12 1 (0.61%) GPFS
12 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (10.43%) SCCM
2 10 (6.13%) Backup Exec
3 9 (5.52%) Cacti
4 8 (4.91%) SCOM
5 6 (3.68%) Opsview
6 5 (3.07%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (2.45%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.23%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.23%) Windows Intune
8 2 (1.23%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.23%) SCSM
8 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 96 (58.90%) VMware
2 60 (36.81%) Cisco
3 50 (30.67%) Microsoft
4 49 (30.06%) Citrix
5 38 (23.31%) HP
6 28 (17.18%) EMC
7 20 (12.27%) Oracle
8 19 (11.66%) IBM
9 18 (11.04%) NetApp
10 15 (9.20%) Sun
11 13 (7.98%) Brocade
11 13 (7.98%) Hitachi
12 11 (6.75%) 3PAR
13 9 (5.52%) Sophos
13 9 (5.52%) Websense
13 9 (5.52%) Fujitsu
14 8 (4.91%) Veritas
14 8 (4.91%) Dell
15 7 (4.29%) SAP
15 7 (4.29%) Lotus
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Performance bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + overtime, pension, life
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago