The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 95 67 90
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 51 97 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.05% 3.66% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.07% 14.06% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 44 86 51
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,250 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
632 690 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.43% 26.02% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 429 541 437
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -16 18 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Hemel Hempstead +12 17 £42,000 -11.57%
Welwyn Garden City 0 4 - -
Potters Bar - 1 £36,500 -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 63 (67.74%) VMware
2 57 (61.29%) Windows
2 57 (61.29%) HP
3 56 (60.22%) Microsoft
4 47 (50.54%) Firewall
5 43 (46.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 41 (44.09%) Citrix
7 39 (41.94%) Hyper-V
8 38 (40.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 35 (37.63%) MS Exchange
10 33 (35.48%) Cisco
11 32 (34.41%) Active Directory
12 31 (33.33%) SharePoint
12 31 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 31 (33.33%) iSCSI
13 29 (31.18%) NetApp
14 28 (30.11%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 26 (27.96%) SQL Server
16 26 (27.96%) ITIL
16 26 (27.96%) Cisco Certification
17 25 (26.88%) NAS
18 24 (25.81%) vSphere
18 24 (25.81%) CCNA
18 24 (25.81%) SQL
19 23 (24.73%) MS Excel
19 23 (24.73%) Linux
19 23 (24.73%) Windows Server 2003
20 22 (23.66%) EMC

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (37.63%) MS Exchange
2 31 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 31 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (23.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (15.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (8.60%) SAS
6 8 (8.60%) Lync
6 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (5.38%) Apache
8 4 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (24.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.08%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (50.54%) Firewall
2 31 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 25 (26.88%) NAS
4 21 (22.58%) DHCP
4 21 (22.58%) DNS
5 20 (21.51%) VoIP
6 19 (20.43%) VPN
7 17 (18.28%) LAN
8 15 (16.13%) WAN
9 8 (8.60%) NetScaler
10 7 (7.53%) Internet
11 6 (6.45%) SSL
12 5 (5.38%) Network Security
13 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
13 4 (4.30%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
14 3 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (2.15%) Wireless
15 2 (2.15%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.45%) MySQL
4 1 (1.08%) Big Data
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.08%) DTS
4 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.38%) Finance
3 2 (2.15%) Marketing
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (30.11%) Consultant
2 23 (24.73%) Administrator
3 21 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 21 (22.58%) Support Engineer
4 20 (21.51%) Technical Consultant
5 16 (17.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 11 (11.83%) Technical Engineer
7 10 (10.75%) Architect
7 10 (10.75%) Project Engineer
8 9 (9.68%) Technical Architect
9 7 (7.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (7.53%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (7.53%) Analyst
10 6 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) IT Support
11 5 (5.38%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
11 5 (5.38%) Project Consultant
11 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 5 (5.38%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) WAP
2 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.08%) XML
2 1 (1.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.08%) JMS
2 1 (1.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) Replication
2 10 (10.75%) Blackberry
2 10 (10.75%) Clustering
3 4 (4.30%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.23%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (3.23%) Celerra
4 3 (3.23%) CLARiiON
4 3 (3.23%) Symmetrix
4 3 (3.23%) EMC Centera
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) CCTV
5 2 (2.15%) iPhone
5 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.15%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.08%) SecurID
6 1 (1.08%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 57 (61.29%) Windows
2 28 (30.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (24.73%) Linux
3 23 (24.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (18.28%) Windows XP
5 16 (17.20%) Windows 7
6 13 (13.98%) UNIX
7 9 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.38%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.23%) Android
9 3 (3.23%) Windows NT
10 2 (2.15%) Solaris
10 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.15%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.08%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (27.96%) ITIL
3 17 (18.28%) Change Management
3 17 (18.28%) Project Management
3 17 (18.28%) Problem Management
4 16 (17.20%) Migration
5 12 (12.90%) Time Management
6 8 (8.60%) Network Design
7 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.45%) High Availability
8 5 (5.38%) Business Transformation
8 5 (5.38%) Software Deployment
8 5 (5.38%) Project Planning
8 5 (5.38%) Service Management
9 4 (4.30%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.30%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (4.30%) Change Control
9 4 (4.30%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.81%) SQL
2 7 (7.53%) Bash Shell
3 6 (6.45%) Perl
4 5 (5.38%) VB
5 4 (4.30%) PHP
6 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.08%) C#
7 1 (1.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (40.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (29.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 26 (27.96%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (25.81%) CCNA
5 20 (21.51%) MCITP
6 17 (18.28%) MCSE
7 15 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
8 14 (15.05%) MCTS
8 14 (15.05%) MCP
8 14 (15.05%) CCEE
8 14 (15.05%) CCAA
8 14 (15.05%) CCIA
9 10 (10.75%) CCNP
10 9 (9.68%) NCDA
11 8 (8.60%) NCIE
11 8 (8.60%) VCAP
12 4 (4.30%) Degree
13 2 (2.15%) HND
13 2 (2.15%) RHCE
13 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.08%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 43 (46.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (41.94%) Hyper-V
3 32 (34.41%) Active Directory
4 24 (25.81%) vSphere
5 15 (16.13%) XenDesktop
6 13 (13.98%) XenApp
7 8 (8.60%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (6.45%) VMware ESX
8 6 (6.45%) KVM
9 5 (5.38%) XenServer
10 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
11 2 (2.15%) ISA Server
12 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (1.08%) SRDF
12 1 (1.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) SCOM
2 10 (10.75%) SCCM
3 5 (5.38%) WSUS
4 4 (4.30%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.15%) Cacti
6 2 (2.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.08%) Hyperic
7 1 (1.08%) Plesk
7 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 63 (67.74%) VMware
2 57 (61.29%) HP
3 56 (60.22%) Microsoft
4 41 (44.09%) Citrix
5 33 (35.48%) Cisco
6 29 (31.18%) NetApp
7 22 (23.66%) EMC
8 20 (21.51%) IBM
9 14 (15.05%) SonicWALL
10 13 (13.98%) Red Hat
11 12 (12.90%) 3PAR
12 11 (11.83%) WatchGuard
12 11 (11.83%) Dell
13 8 (8.60%) Juniper
13 8 (8.60%) Oracle
14 6 (6.45%) CheckPoint
15 4 (4.30%) Symantec
15 4 (4.30%) Sun
16 3 (3.23%) Brocade
16 3 (3.23%) CommVault
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Upto 30%
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago