The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 62 82 54
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Permanent jobs citing SAN 37 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.80% 2.43% 3.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.88% 12.33% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 25
Average salary £38,250 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.47% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £29,034
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +6.25%
SAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
233 227 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.95% 19.72% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 208 212 158
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SAN
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SAN Salary Trend in Kent

SAN
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Kent

SAN
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 11 £31,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -1 4 £61,500 +23.00%
Chatham +4 2 £49,500 +4.21%
Stansted - 2 £30,000 -
Faversham - 1 £37,500 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 40 (68.97%) Windows
2 35 (60.34%) VMware
3 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
4 29 (50.00%) Cisco
5 26 (44.83%) MS Excel
6 24 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (37.93%) MS Exchange
8 21 (36.21%) DNS
8 21 (36.21%) Firewall
9 20 (34.48%) Finance
9 20 (34.48%) Citrix
10 18 (31.03%) Linux
10 18 (31.03%) ITIL
11 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
11 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
11 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (27.59%) HP
12 16 (27.59%) Project Management
13 15 (25.86%) DHCP
14 14 (24.14%) MCSE
14 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (24.14%) Hyper-V
15 12 (20.69%) vSphere
15 12 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (20.69%) CCNA
16 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
16 11 (18.97%) Avaya
16 11 (18.97%) Service Delivery
16 11 (18.97%) Windows 8
16 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 22 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.07%) IIS
3 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.90%) Apache
6 3 (5.17%) Lync
6 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (44.83%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Office 365
2 3 (5.17%) SaaS
3 2 (3.45%) IaaS
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) DNS
1 21 (36.21%) Firewall
2 15 (25.86%) DHCP
3 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.52%) VPN
4 9 (15.52%) Wireless
4 9 (15.52%) iSCSI
5 8 (13.79%) WAN
6 7 (12.07%) VoIP
6 7 (12.07%) VLAN
7 6 (10.34%) LAN
8 5 (8.62%) LDAP
9 4 (6.90%) NAS
9 4 (6.90%) WLAN
10 3 (5.17%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (3.45%) IMAP
11 2 (3.45%) DMZ
11 2 (3.45%) SMTP
11 2 (3.45%) FTP
12 1 (1.72%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Advertising
3 5 (8.62%) Banking
4 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (13.79%) Technical Consultant
2 8 (13.79%) Administrator
2 8 (13.79%) Consultant
2 8 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (12.07%) Network Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) IT Operations Manager
6 4 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.90%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.07%) iPhone
4 6 (10.34%) Fat Client
4 6 (10.34%) Thin Client
5 5 (8.62%) Clustering
5 5 (8.62%) HACMP
5 5 (8.62%) Blackberry
5 5 (8.62%) iPad
6 2 (3.45%) PDA
6 2 (3.45%) Replication
7 1 (1.72%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 40 (68.97%) Windows
2 18 (31.03%) Linux
3 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.97%) Windows 8
4 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.07%) Mac OS X
7 6 (10.34%) CentOS
7 6 (10.34%) UNIX
8 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
8 5 (8.62%) AIX
8 5 (8.62%) Solaris
8 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.17%) VMS
9 3 (5.17%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (5.17%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.45%) Android
10 2 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) ITIL
2 16 (27.59%) Project Management
3 11 (18.97%) Service Delivery
4 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (12.07%) DevOps
5 7 (12.07%) Incident Management
6 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.34%) Information Security
7 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.62%) Security Management
7 5 (8.62%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.90%) Operations Management
8 4 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (6.90%) People Management
8 4 (6.90%) Information Security Management
8 4 (6.90%) Migration
9 3 (5.17%) Line Management
9 3 (5.17%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) Perl
1 5 (8.62%) Shell Script
1 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.90%) Python
3 3 (5.17%) SQL
4 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) MCSE
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (20.69%) CCNA
3 6 (10.34%) MCITP
4 5 (8.62%) CCNP
5 4 (6.90%) Degree
6 3 (5.17%) MCSA
6 3 (5.17%) MCP
6 3 (5.17%) CCIE
6 3 (5.17%) CCDP
6 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
2 5 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.90%) COBIT
4 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
3 14 (24.14%) Hyper-V
4 12 (20.69%) vSphere
5 8 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (13.79%) VMware ESX
6 5 (8.62%) NFS
6 5 (8.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (5.17%) DFS Replication
7 3 (5.17%) XenApp
8 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.72%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) SCCM
2 5 (8.62%) OpenView
2 5 (8.62%) NetBackup
2 5 (8.62%) Backup Exec
2 5 (8.62%) Control-M
2 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.62%) Puppet
2 5 (8.62%) SCOM
3 4 (6.90%) WSUS
3 4 (6.90%) HAProxy
4 2 (3.45%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.45%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.45%) SCSM
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Intune
5 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) VMware
2 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
3 29 (50.00%) Cisco
4 20 (34.48%) Citrix
5 16 (27.59%) HP
6 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
6 11 (18.97%) Avaya
7 10 (17.24%) Apple
7 10 (17.24%) IBM
8 5 (8.62%) Veritas
9 4 (6.90%) AirMagnet
9 4 (6.90%) Symantec
9 4 (6.90%) Dell
9 4 (6.90%) Sun
9 4 (6.90%) Oracle
10 2 (3.45%) Veeam
10 2 (3.45%) Draytek
10 2 (3.45%) EMC
11 1 (1.72%) SAP
11 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
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