The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 25 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 34 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.66% 4.65% 4.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 55.74% 18.92% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 15
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £24,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £42,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 74 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.33% 24.58% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 62 59
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,025 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
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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 18 April 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (94.74%) Windows
1 36 (94.74%) Linux
2 33 (86.84%) Web Services
2 33 (86.84%) UNIX
2 33 (86.84%) Shell Script
2 33 (86.84%) PowerShell
3 31 (81.58%) Firewall
4 30 (78.95%) Hyper-V
5 29 (76.32%) TCP/IP
5 29 (76.32%) VPN
5 29 (76.32%) DNS
6 28 (73.68%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (73.68%) KVM
7 26 (68.42%) Reverse Proxy
8 25 (65.79%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
10 17 (44.74%) DHCP
10 17 (44.74%) Release Management
10 17 (44.74%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
12 15 (39.47%) MCSE
12 15 (39.47%) CCNP
12 15 (39.47%) CCNA
12 15 (39.47%) Cisco
12 15 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (36.84%) Puppet
14 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (28.95%) Network Monitoring
16 10 (26.32%) Replication

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) Resin
4 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (65.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) SaaS
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
4 2 (5.26%) Office 365
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (81.58%) Firewall
2 29 (76.32%) TCP/IP
2 29 (76.32%) VPN
2 29 (76.32%) DNS
3 26 (68.42%) Reverse Proxy
4 17 (44.74%) DHCP
5 2 (5.26%) HTTP
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
5 2 (5.26%) SMTP
5 2 (5.26%) NAS
5 2 (5.26%) tcpdump
5 2 (5.26%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.63%) RIP
6 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.63%) LAN
6 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Systems Administrator
1 22 (57.89%) Administrator
2 8 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (21.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
4 6 (15.79%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Network Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (86.84%) Web Services
2 8 (21.05%) XML
2 8 (21.05%) JSON
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
3 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) EJB
3 1 (2.63%) JSP
3 1 (2.63%) Struts
3 1 (2.63%) J2EE
3 1 (2.63%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Windows
1 36 (94.74%) Linux
2 33 (86.84%) UNIX
3 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.26%) AIX
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) Debian
4 2 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Release Management
1 17 (44.74%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (28.95%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.79%) ITIL
5 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.53%) SOA
6 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
7 3 (7.89%) Scrum
7 3 (7.89%) ERP
8 2 (5.26%) Service Management
8 2 (5.26%) Validation
8 2 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.63%) UML
9 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) Shell Script
1 33 (86.84%) PowerShell
2 10 (26.32%) Java
3 9 (23.68%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) MCSE
1 15 (39.47%) CCNP
1 15 (39.47%) CCNA
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.42%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 30 (78.95%) Hyper-V
2 28 (73.68%) VMware ESXi
2 28 (73.68%) KVM
3 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
4 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.26%) NFS
6 1 (2.63%) vSphere
6 1 (2.63%) XenServer
6 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) Puppet
2 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) NetApp
5 2 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago