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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 95 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 59 73 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.45% 2.95% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.85% 12.87% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 42 64 38
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
498 567 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.70% 22.90% 24.63%
Number of salaries quoted 345 450 343
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 August 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 August 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
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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 -25 21 £70,000 +44.32% 1
Welwyn Garden City +10 14 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Hemel Hempstead +2 11 £40,000 -36.00% 2
Borehamwood - 2 £29,000 -
Hertford - 1 £52,500 -
Royston - 1 £21,500 -
St Albans - 1 £27,500 -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 123 (76.88%) VMware
2 102 (63.75%) Windows
3 95 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 70 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 68 (42.50%) HP
6 61 (38.13%) Microsoft
7 58 (36.25%) Cisco
7 58 (36.25%) Citrix
8 53 (33.13%) NAS
9 51 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 50 (31.25%) Hyper-V
10 50 (31.25%) MS Exchange
11 48 (30.00%) Linux
12 44 (27.50%) Replication
13 43 (26.88%) DNS
13 43 (26.88%) Disaster Recovery
14 42 (26.25%) ITIL
15 40 (25.00%) Firewall
16 39 (24.38%) SQL
17 38 (23.75%) Data Centre
18 37 (23.13%) DHCP
19 34 (21.25%) Performance Tuning
20 31 (19.38%) WAN
21 30 (18.75%) Clustering
21 30 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
22 29 (18.13%) LAN
23 28 (17.50%) Migration
24 27 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
25 25 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
26 24 (15.00%) VLAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 50 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 30 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (9.38%) IIS
5 12 (7.50%) SharePoint
6 11 (6.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (4.38%) Apache
7 7 (4.38%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.50%) nginx
9 3 (1.88%) Moodle
9 3 (1.88%) WordPress
9 3 (1.88%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.88%) Joomla!
10 2 (1.25%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (10.63%) Office 365
3 12 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (6.88%) IaaS
5 6 (3.75%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 53 (33.13%) NAS
2 43 (26.88%) DNS
3 40 (25.00%) Firewall
4 37 (23.13%) DHCP
5 31 (19.38%) WAN
6 29 (18.13%) LAN
7 24 (15.00%) VLAN
8 19 (11.88%) iSCSI
8 19 (11.88%) TCP/IP
9 18 (11.25%) Fibre Channel
10 14 (8.75%) SSL
11 11 (6.88%) VPN
12 7 (4.38%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (4.38%) SSH
13 6 (3.75%) IP Telephony
14 5 (3.13%) IPsec
14 5 (3.13%) Cisco IPT
14 5 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (2.50%) OSPF
15 4 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (5.63%) Big Data
4 6 (3.75%) MySQL
5 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.25%) DTS
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MSI
General
1 11 (6.88%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.25%) Finance
3 6 (3.75%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.75%) Retail
4 2 (1.25%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (22.50%) Administrator
2 24 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
3 22 (13.75%) Consultant
4 20 (12.50%) Architect
5 19 (11.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (10.63%) Analyst
7 11 (6.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (6.25%) Storage Consultant
9 9 (5.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 9 (5.63%) Cloud Architect
10 8 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (5.00%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.00%) Server Administrator
11 7 (4.38%) SQL DBA
11 7 (4.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
11 7 (4.38%) DBA
11 7 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.38%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (3.75%) UNIX Administrator
12 6 (3.75%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.88%) Web Services
1 3 (1.88%) LAMP
1 3 (1.88%) Alternative PHP Cache
2 1 (0.63%) .NET
2 1 (0.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.50%) Replication
2 38 (23.75%) Data Centre
3 30 (18.75%) Clustering
4 18 (11.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (8.13%) Thin Client
5 13 (8.13%) Fat Client
6 10 (6.25%) EMC VNX
7 8 (5.00%) Blackberry
7 8 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (4.38%) Management Information System
8 7 (4.38%) HP Superdome
9 6 (3.75%) EMC VMAX
10 4 (2.50%) HP StoreVirtual
11 3 (1.88%) EqualLogic
11 3 (1.88%) User Experience
12 2 (1.25%) Social Media
12 2 (1.25%) Celerra
12 2 (1.25%) CCTV
12 2 (1.25%) Streaming Music
12 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 102 (63.75%) Windows
2 51 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (30.00%) Linux
4 27 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (12.50%) UNIX
6 18 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (7.50%) Windows 7
8 11 (6.88%) Solaris
9 9 (5.63%) HPUX
10 8 (5.00%) AIX
11 6 (3.75%) VMS
12 4 (2.50%) CentOS
13 3 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.88%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.88%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 42 (26.25%) ITIL
3 34 (21.25%) Performance Tuning
4 28 (17.50%) Migration
5 20 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 17 (10.63%) Server Building
6 17 (10.63%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (10.00%) Capacity Management
8 15 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 13 (8.13%) Business Continuity
10 12 (7.50%) Change Management
11 11 (6.88%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
13 9 (5.63%) Server Hardening
13 9 (5.63%) High Availability
13 9 (5.63%) Performance Monitoring
13 9 (5.63%) Project Management
14 8 (5.00%) Configuration Management
14 8 (5.00%) Data Migration
15 7 (4.38%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.38%) SQL
2 11 (6.88%) Perl
2 11 (6.88%) Shell Script
3 9 (5.63%) Bash Shell
4 8 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.50%) VBA
6 3 (1.88%) VBScript
6 3 (1.88%) PHP
7 2 (1.25%) C
7 2 (1.25%) Java
7 2 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (14.38%) CCNA
3 20 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 19 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (10.00%) MCSE
6 10 (6.25%) MCP
6 10 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (4.38%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.38%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.38%) MCITP
7 7 (4.38%) CCA
8 6 (3.75%) CCNP
8 6 (3.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (3.13%) Degree
10 4 (2.50%) MCSA
10 4 (2.50%) CCIA
11 3 (1.88%) CCEE
11 3 (1.88%) CCAA
11 3 (1.88%) RHCE
11 3 (1.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.75%) SLA
System Software
1 95 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 50 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 23 (14.38%) VMware ESX
5 20 (12.50%) vSphere
6 18 (11.25%) Terminal Services
7 12 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (6.25%) XenApp
9 8 (5.00%) XenDesktop
9 8 (5.00%) Samba
10 7 (4.38%) Xen
10 7 (4.38%) XenServer
11 6 (3.75%) SRDF
11 6 (3.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 5 (3.13%) NFS
12 5 (3.13%) Firmware
13 4 (2.50%) Sendmail
14 3 (1.88%) Varnish
14 3 (1.88%) vCloud
14 3 (1.88%) iptables
Systems Management
1 14 (8.75%) SCCM
2 8 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
2 8 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 8 (5.00%) vMotion
3 6 (3.75%) SnapMirror
3 6 (3.75%) SnapVault
3 6 (3.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (3.13%) Cacti
5 4 (2.50%) Nagios
5 4 (2.50%) EMC VPLEX
6 3 (1.88%) cPanel
6 3 (1.88%) Puppet
7 2 (1.25%) Opsview
7 2 (1.25%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.63%) Legato
8 1 (0.63%) SCOM
8 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.63%) WSUS
8 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 123 (76.88%) VMware
2 68 (42.50%) HP
3 61 (38.13%) Microsoft
4 58 (36.25%) Cisco
4 58 (36.25%) Citrix
5 24 (15.00%) NetApp
6 16 (10.00%) Dell
7 15 (9.38%) Brocade
7 15 (9.38%) Fujitsu
7 15 (9.38%) Symantec
8 14 (8.75%) Apple
9 13 (8.13%) EMC
10 12 (7.50%) Oracle
10 12 (7.50%) SonicWALL
11 11 (6.88%) 3PAR
11 11 (6.88%) IBM
11 11 (6.88%) Hitachi
12 8 (5.00%) BMC
13 7 (4.38%) CommVault
14 6 (3.75%) Red Hat
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: plus car
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago