The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 25 36 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 21 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.37% 4.97% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.82% 28.57% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 7
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
Suffolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 56 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 23.16% 17.39% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 61
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SAN
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

SAN Salary Trend in Ipswich

SAN
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 35 (97.22%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Firewall
3 22 (61.11%) DNS
4 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 21 (58.33%) Web Services
5 20 (55.56%) Linux
5 20 (55.56%) UNIX
6 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
6 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
7 18 (50.00%) VPN
7 18 (50.00%) SQL
7 18 (50.00%) PowerShell
8 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (41.67%) JSON
8 15 (41.67%) XML
8 15 (41.67%) VMware
9 14 (38.89%) IIS
9 14 (38.89%) NAS
10 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (36.11%) Puppet
10 13 (36.11%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
10 13 (36.11%) LAN
10 13 (36.11%) WAN
10 13 (36.11%) Shell Script
11 12 (33.33%) Middleware
11 12 (33.33%) Benchmarking
11 12 (33.33%) Clustering
11 12 (33.33%) Finance
11 12 (33.33%) Identity Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 14 (38.89%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (13.89%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) Firewall
2 22 (61.11%) DNS
3 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 18 (50.00%) VPN
5 14 (38.89%) NAS
6 13 (36.11%) LAN
6 13 (36.11%) WAN
7 9 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
8 6 (16.67%) DHCP
9 2 (5.56%) VoIP
9 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
9 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (30.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Architect
2 13 (36.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (27.78%) Security Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Services Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) Web Services
2 15 (41.67%) XML
2 15 (41.67%) JSON
3 12 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (5.56%) WSH
5 1 (2.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Clustering
2 11 (30.56%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Open Source
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (97.22%) Windows
2 20 (55.56%) Linux
2 20 (55.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Benchmarking
1 12 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 12 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 12 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 12 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 12 (33.33%) SIEM
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) TOGAF
3 5 (13.89%) Information Security
3 5 (13.89%) DevOps
4 4 (11.11%) ERP
5 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.56%) Validation
6 2 (5.56%) Release Management
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
1 18 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 13 (36.11%) Shell Script
3 4 (11.11%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Sun Certification
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
2 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (11.11%) KVM
5 2 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Puppet
1 13 (36.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) VMware
3 12 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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