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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 36 27 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.71% 3.91% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.29% 11.84% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 5
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
62 76 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 24.03% 33.04% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 56 63 66
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,400 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 8 (66.67%) XenApp
3 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) Dell
4 7 (58.33%) NetApp
4 7 (58.33%) EqualLogic
4 7 (58.33%) Veeam
4 7 (58.33%) PlateSpin
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (50.00%) XenServer
5 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
5 6 (50.00%) vSphere
5 6 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (50.00%) Symantec
5 6 (50.00%) EMC
6 5 (41.67%) MCSE
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
7 4 (33.33%) NCDA
7 4 (33.33%) NCIE
7 4 (33.33%) MCTS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Lync
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Consultant
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
1 7 (58.33%) Technical Consultant
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) IT Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) EqualLogic
2 3 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (41.67%) MCSE
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (33.33%) MCTS
3 4 (33.33%) MCITP
3 4 (33.33%) NCDA
3 4 (33.33%) NCIE
3 4 (33.33%) VCAP
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) VCP4
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 8 (66.67%) XenApp
2 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (50.00%) vSphere
4 6 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (50.00%) XenServer
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (41.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) Dell
3 7 (58.33%) NetApp
3 7 (58.33%) PlateSpin
3 7 (58.33%) Veeam
4 6 (50.00%) Symantec
4 6 (50.00%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco