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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 45 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Permanent jobs citing SAN 16 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.37% 10.32% 6.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 59.32% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 18
Average salary £38,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,750 £41,625
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
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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
100 59 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.05% 17.40% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 64 41 69
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Ipswich

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) Linux
3 23 (79.31%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (72.41%) PowerShell
5 17 (58.62%) UNIX
6 12 (41.38%) DNS
6 12 (41.38%) Firewall
7 11 (37.93%) Shell Script
7 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
7 11 (37.93%) Web Services
7 11 (37.93%) Puppet
7 11 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (34.48%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (34.48%) VPN
8 10 (34.48%) Service Management
9 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
9 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
10 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (27.59%) VMware
11 7 (24.14%) SQL
11 7 (24.14%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (20.69%) Release Management
12 6 (20.69%) JSON
12 6 (20.69%) XML
12 6 (20.69%) MCSE
12 6 (20.69%) CCNP
12 6 (20.69%) CCNA
12 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 3 (10.34%) IIS
1 3 (10.34%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (79.31%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (34.48%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) DNS
1 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) VPN
3 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.24%) LAN
4 5 (17.24%) WAN
5 4 (13.79%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (13.79%) NAS
6 3 (10.34%) DHCP
7 1 (3.45%) SNMP
7 1 (3.45%) ADSL
7 1 (3.45%) ISDN
7 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.45%) VLAN
7 1 (3.45%) IPv4
7 1 (3.45%) IPv6
7 1 (3.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) MS Access
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Architect
2 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Technical Architect
4 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Systems Support
4 6 (20.69%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 6 (20.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (17.24%) Administrator
6 4 (13.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (10.34%) Security Architect
7 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.90%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) AWS Architect
9 1 (3.45%) Service Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) XML
2 6 (20.69%) JSON
3 3 (10.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) Linux
3 17 (58.62%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Service Management
2 7 (24.14%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (20.69%) Release Management
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) Benchmarking
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Identity Management
5 3 (10.34%) SIEM
5 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
5 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security
7 1 (3.45%) E-business
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) PowerShell
2 11 (37.93%) Shell Script
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) MCSE
1 6 (20.69%) CCNP
1 6 (20.69%) CCNA
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) Sun Certification
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.90%) KVM
5 1 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Puppet
1 11 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
2 1 (3.45%) WSUS
2 1 (3.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) Siemens
4 1 (3.45%) Dell
4 1 (3.45%) WatchGuard
4 1 (3.45%) NETGEAR