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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 73 63 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -30
Permanent jobs citing SAN 27 32 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.68% 2.89% 5.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.22% 13.73% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 38
Average salary £52,500 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £26,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
221 233 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.97% 21.01% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 185 205 156
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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
Dartford -2 7 £37,000 -24.29%
Dover - 4 £62,500 - 1
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 37 (77.08%) Windows
2 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 26 (54.17%) VMware
3 25 (52.08%) Firewall
4 24 (50.00%) ITIL
5 21 (43.75%) VLAN
5 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
7 19 (39.58%) DNS
7 19 (39.58%) MS Exchange
8 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (35.42%) HP
10 16 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 15 (31.25%) SQL
12 14 (29.17%) VPN
12 14 (29.17%) LAN
12 14 (29.17%) WAN
13 13 (27.08%) Wireless
14 12 (25.00%) Finance
14 12 (25.00%) Clustering
14 12 (25.00%) Cisco
14 12 (25.00%) IIS
14 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 11 (22.92%) Citrix
15 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
15 11 (22.92%) Backup Exec
16 10 (20.83%) Dell
16 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
16 10 (20.83%) Veeam

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 19 (39.58%) MS Exchange
2 16 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (25.00%) IIS
4 10 (20.83%) SharePoint
5 9 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (16.67%) Apache
7 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
8 2 (4.17%) nginx
9 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.75%) FastStats
3 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.33%) IaaS
3 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (52.08%) Firewall
2 21 (43.75%) VLAN
3 19 (39.58%) DNS
4 14 (29.17%) VPN
4 14 (29.17%) LAN
4 14 (29.17%) WAN
5 13 (27.08%) Wireless
6 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
7 9 (18.75%) iSCSI
8 8 (16.67%) DHCP
9 7 (14.58%) LDAP
10 4 (8.33%) IP Telephony
10 4 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (6.25%) MPLS
12 2 (4.17%) VRRP
12 2 (4.17%) IPsec
12 2 (4.17%) Internet
12 2 (4.17%) SSL
12 2 (4.17%) HTTP
12 2 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 16 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (18.75%) MySQL
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.25%) SSDT
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Law
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Administrator
2 9 (18.75%) Support Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) DBA
3 7 (14.58%) SQL DBA
3 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (8.33%) IT Support
6 3 (6.25%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (6.25%) Senior IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) YAML
2 4 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (4.17%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Clustering
2 8 (16.67%) Replication
3 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) HACMP
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (2.08%) PKI
5 1 (2.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (77.08%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.75%) Linux
4 7 (14.58%) AIX
4 7 (14.58%) Solaris
4 7 (14.58%) UNIX
4 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.33%) VMS
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.17%) SELinux
8 2 (4.17%) CentOS
8 2 (4.17%) Debian
8 2 (4.17%) OpenBSD
8 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.17%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) ETL
3 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (14.58%) Security Management
3 7 (14.58%) Load Balancing
4 6 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (12.50%) DevOps
5 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.42%) Business Continuity
5 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.33%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.33%) Network Management
6 4 (8.33%) Release Management
7 3 (6.25%) Logistics
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.58%) Java
3 7 (14.58%) Perl
3 7 (14.58%) PHP
4 5 (10.42%) C
4 5 (10.42%) C++
4 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
4 5 (10.42%) Python
4 5 (10.42%) Ruby
5 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.25%) VB
7 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) MCSE
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (2.08%) MCP
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.08%) MCSA
3 1 (2.08%) CCIE
3 1 (2.08%) CCNA
3 1 (2.08%) CCDP
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) COBIT
2 4 (8.33%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) SLA
2 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.83%) XenApp
4 7 (14.58%) NFS
5 5 (10.42%) vSphere
6 4 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 3 (6.25%) ISA Server
7 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
8 2 (4.17%) Squid
8 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (4.17%) KVM
8 2 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (2.08%) DFS Replication
9 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Backup Exec
2 9 (18.75%) ZABBIX
3 7 (14.58%) Puppet
3 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (14.58%) OpenView
3 7 (14.58%) Control-M
3 7 (14.58%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.25%) Foglight
5 2 (4.17%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.08%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.08%) SCOM
6 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) VMware
2 17 (35.42%) HP
3 12 (25.00%) Cisco
4 11 (22.92%) Citrix
5 10 (20.83%) Dell
5 10 (20.83%) Veeam
6 9 (18.75%) ProCurve
6 9 (18.75%) Neolane
6 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
7 7 (14.58%) Veritas
7 7 (14.58%) Sun
7 7 (14.58%) IBM
7 7 (14.58%) Oracle
8 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.42%) JBoss
9 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
9 5 (10.42%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (10.42%) ExactTarget
10 3 (6.25%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.17%) EMC
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent or Surrey
Church International
Salary: Negotiable DOE + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago