The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 33 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.56% 0.75% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.12% 3.45% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £57,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -4.70%
SAN
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 58 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 25.52% 21.80% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 28 51 34
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

SAN
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the High Wycombe region.

SAN Salary Trend in High Wycombe

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco
4 11 (68.75%) EMC
5 10 (62.50%) Clustering
5 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (62.50%) Replication
6 9 (56.25%) SRDF
6 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (56.25%) EMC VNX
6 9 (56.25%) EMC VMAX
6 9 (56.25%) EMC VPLEX
6 9 (56.25%) Brocade
6 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (56.25%) Unix
7 7 (43.75%) Finance
7 7 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (37.50%) Line Management
8 6 (37.50%) NAS
8 6 (37.50%) ETL
8 6 (37.50%) Firmware
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
9 3 (18.75%) Firewall
9 3 (18.75%) NetApp
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL
9 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 2 (12.50%) CRM
10 2 (12.50%) IBM

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) NAS
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.25%) FCoE
4 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) EMC Engineer
1 10 (62.50%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 10 (62.50%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) SAN Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Clustering
1 10 (62.50%) Replication
2 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (56.25%) EMC VMAX
2 9 (56.25%) EMC VNX
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) BYOD
4 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.25%) e-Health
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
4 1 (6.25%) FlexPod
4 1 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (6.25%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) ETL
3 6 (37.50%) Line Management
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Network Design
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) DICOM
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (56.25%) SRDF
3 6 (37.50%) Firmware
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 2 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) EMC
4 9 (56.25%) Brocade
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) NetApp
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
7 1 (6.25%) CA
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee