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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 52 47 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.82% 3.34% 9.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 15.84% 56.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 20
Median salary £27,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
39 101 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.60% 21.09% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 35 63 40
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for SAN.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (14.29%) IPv6
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Architect
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Expert
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (14.29%) Release Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) KVM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (14.29%) vCloud
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) IBM