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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 103 90 74
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 47 57 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.95% 2.44% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 11.66% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 36 55 45
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
423 489 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.56% 20.90% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 324 383 324
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 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 September 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 -9 19 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Hemel Hempstead +10 9 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City +4 7 £57,500 +53.33%
Borehamwood - 1 £25,500 -
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 118 (80.82%) VMware
2 90 (61.64%) Windows
3 89 (60.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 65 (44.52%) HP
5 63 (43.15%) Cisco
6 62 (42.47%) Active Directory
7 57 (39.04%) Microsoft
8 56 (38.36%) Hyper-V
8 56 (38.36%) NAS
9 49 (33.56%) MS Exchange
9 49 (33.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 48 (32.88%) Citrix
10 48 (32.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 47 (32.19%) Replication
12 45 (30.82%) DNS
12 45 (30.82%) Linux
12 45 (30.82%) Firewall
13 42 (28.77%) Data Centre
14 41 (28.08%) DHCP
15 37 (25.34%) ITIL
16 32 (21.92%) SQL
16 32 (21.92%) Clustering
17 30 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2010
18 29 (19.86%) Performance Tuning
19 28 (19.18%) Migration
20 27 (18.49%) Cisco Certification
21 25 (17.12%) LAN
21 25 (17.12%) CCNA
21 25 (17.12%) Exchange Server 2013
22 24 (16.44%) VLAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 49 (33.56%) MS Exchange
2 30 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (17.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (8.90%) IIS
5 11 (7.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (6.85%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.79%) Apache
7 7 (4.79%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.05%) nginx
9 3 (2.05%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.37%) Joomla!
10 2 (1.37%) Moodle
10 2 (1.37%) WordPress
11 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.59%) Office 365
3 13 (8.90%) IaaS
4 4 (2.74%) Mimecast
5 3 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 56 (38.36%) NAS
2 45 (30.82%) DNS
2 45 (30.82%) Firewall
3 41 (28.08%) DHCP
4 25 (17.12%) LAN
5 24 (16.44%) WAN
5 24 (16.44%) VLAN
6 21 (14.38%) iSCSI
7 17 (11.64%) Fibre Channel
7 17 (11.64%) TCP/IP
8 14 (9.59%) SSL
9 13 (8.90%) VPN
10 9 (6.16%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (4.79%) VoIP
12 6 (4.11%) IP Telephony
12 6 (4.11%) SSH
13 5 (3.42%) Wireless
13 5 (3.42%) IPsec
13 5 (3.42%) Cisco IPT
13 5 (3.42%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.16%) Big Data
3 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.74%) MySQL
6 3 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.37%) DTS
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MSI
General
1 10 (6.85%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.16%) Retail
3 7 (4.79%) Finance
4 5 (3.42%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (23.97%) Administrator
2 25 (17.12%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (14.38%) Consultant
4 18 (12.33%) Architect
5 15 (10.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (7.53%) Analyst
6 11 (7.53%) Storage Consultant
7 10 (6.85%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (5.48%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.11%) Project Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (3.42%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 5 (3.42%) Server Administrator
10 5 (3.42%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (3.42%) Storage Manager
10 5 (3.42%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.05%) Web Services
2 2 (1.37%) LAMP
2 2 (1.37%) Alternative PHP Cache
3 1 (0.68%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 47 (32.19%) Replication
2 42 (28.77%) Data Centre
3 32 (21.92%) Clustering
4 18 (12.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (8.90%) Fat Client
5 13 (8.90%) Thin Client
6 11 (7.53%) EMC VNX
7 10 (6.85%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (5.48%) Blackberry
9 7 (4.79%) Celerra
9 7 (4.79%) HP Superdome
10 6 (4.11%) User Experience
11 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
12 4 (2.74%) EMC VMAX
12 4 (2.74%) HP StoreVirtual
13 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (2.05%) EqualLogic
13 3 (2.05%) EMC Centera
13 3 (2.05%) Symmetrix DMX
13 3 (2.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 90 (61.64%) Windows
2 48 (32.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (30.82%) Linux
4 23 (15.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (10.27%) UNIX
6 14 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (8.22%) Windows 7
8 9 (6.16%) Solaris
9 8 (5.48%) AIX
9 8 (5.48%) HPUX
10 7 (4.79%) VMS
11 3 (2.05%) CentOS
11 3 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.37%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (33.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 37 (25.34%) ITIL
3 29 (19.86%) Performance Tuning
4 28 (19.18%) Migration
5 20 (13.70%) Capacity Management
6 17 (11.64%) Incident Management
6 17 (11.64%) Server Building
7 14 (9.59%) Change Management
7 14 (9.59%) Project Management
7 14 (9.59%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (8.90%) Mentoring
9 11 (7.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (7.53%) Business Continuity
10 10 (6.85%) Data Migration
11 9 (6.16%) High Availability
11 9 (6.16%) Performance Management
11 9 (6.16%) Software Deployment
11 9 (6.16%) Server Hardening
12 8 (5.48%) Performance Monitoring
12 8 (5.48%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.92%) SQL
2 11 (7.53%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.85%) Shell Script
3 10 (6.85%) Perl
4 9 (6.16%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.11%) VBScript
6 4 (2.74%) VBA
7 3 (2.05%) Python
7 3 (2.05%) Java
8 2 (1.37%) C
8 2 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (18.49%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (17.12%) CCNA
3 19 (13.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (13.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (10.27%) MCSE
5 11 (7.53%) MCP
5 11 (7.53%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (4.79%) CCA
6 7 (4.79%) CCNP
6 7 (4.79%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.79%) Security Cleared
7 6 (4.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (4.11%) MCITP
8 4 (2.74%) MCTS
8 4 (2.74%) CCEE
8 4 (2.74%) CCAA
8 4 (2.74%) CCIA
9 3 (2.05%) Degree
9 3 (2.05%) RHCE
9 3 (2.05%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.38%) SLA
System Software
1 89 (60.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (42.47%) Active Directory
3 56 (38.36%) Hyper-V
4 23 (15.75%) VMware ESX
5 19 (13.01%) vSphere
6 18 (12.33%) Terminal Services
7 11 (7.53%) XenApp
8 10 (6.85%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (5.48%) Samba
10 7 (4.79%) XenDesktop
11 6 (4.11%) Xen
12 5 (3.42%) Firmware
12 5 (3.42%) XenServer
13 4 (2.74%) SRDF
13 4 (2.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 4 (2.74%) NFS
14 3 (2.05%) vCloud
15 2 (1.37%) iptables
15 2 (1.37%) Varnish
15 2 (1.37%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (7.53%) SCCM
2 10 (6.85%) BMC PATROL
2 10 (6.85%) vMotion
3 8 (5.48%) Cacti
4 6 (4.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.74%) SnapMirror
5 4 (2.74%) SnapVault
5 4 (2.74%) Puppet
5 4 (2.74%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.37%) Nagios
6 2 (1.37%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (1.37%) Opsview
6 2 (1.37%) cPanel
7 1 (0.68%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.68%) WSUS
7 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.68%) SCOM
7 1 (0.68%) Legato
Vendors
1 118 (80.82%) VMware
2 65 (44.52%) HP
3 63 (43.15%) Cisco
4 57 (39.04%) Microsoft
5 48 (32.88%) Citrix
6 18 (12.33%) NetApp
6 18 (12.33%) Brocade
7 16 (10.96%) 3PAR
8 15 (10.27%) Dell
9 14 (9.59%) Fujitsu
10 13 (8.90%) SonicWALL
11 12 (8.22%) Symantec
11 12 (8.22%) IBM
12 11 (7.53%) Apple
13 10 (6.85%) Oracle
13 10 (6.85%) EMC
13 10 (6.85%) BMC
14 9 (6.16%) Hitachi
15 6 (4.11%) NetIQ
15 6 (4.11%) Clearswift
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