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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 67 67 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -33
Permanent jobs citing SAN 29 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.92% 2.61% 5.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.18% 12.89% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 36
Average salary £55,000 £48,688 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.96% +21.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £26,000 £34,654
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £52,500 £61,250
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
220 225 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.13% 20.25% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 185 197 149
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -3 8 £37,250 -23.78% 2
Dover - 4 £62,500 -
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 38 (76.00%) Windows
2 28 (56.00%) VMware
3 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 25 (50.00%) ITIL
5 24 (48.00%) Firewall
6 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (42.00%) VLAN
8 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
9 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
9 19 (38.00%) DNS
10 18 (36.00%) HP
10 18 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (30.00%) LAN
12 15 (30.00%) WAN
13 14 (28.00%) Finance
13 14 (28.00%) SQL
14 13 (26.00%) VPN
14 13 (26.00%) Cisco
14 13 (26.00%) Wireless
15 12 (24.00%) Clustering
15 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
15 12 (24.00%) Citrix
15 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
16 11 (22.00%) IIS
16 11 (22.00%) Dell
16 11 (22.00%) Backup Exec
16 11 (22.00%) XenApp
17 10 (20.00%) Veeam

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (38.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (22.00%) IIS
4 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 9 (18.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (18.00%) Apache
6 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (4.00%) nginx
8 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.00%) FastStats
3 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.00%) IaaS
3 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.00%) Firewall
2 21 (42.00%) VLAN
3 19 (38.00%) DNS
4 15 (30.00%) LAN
4 15 (30.00%) WAN
5 13 (26.00%) VPN
5 13 (26.00%) Wireless
6 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (16.00%) LDAP
7 8 (16.00%) DHCP
7 8 (16.00%) iSCSI
8 4 (8.00%) IP Telephony
9 3 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (6.00%) MPLS
10 2 (4.00%) VRRP
10 2 (4.00%) IPsec
10 2 (4.00%) Internet
10 2 (4.00%) SSL
10 2 (4.00%) HTTP
10 2 (4.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (20.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) SSDT
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Marketing
4 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.00%) Law
4 3 (6.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Administrator
2 9 (18.00%) Support Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (12.00%) SQL DBA
4 6 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) DBA
5 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.00%) Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) IT Support
7 3 (6.00%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Network Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Network Support
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) YAML
2 3 (6.00%) .NET
3 2 (4.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Clustering
2 7 (14.00%) Replication
3 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) HACMP
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
6 1 (2.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 38 (76.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) Linux
4 8 (16.00%) AIX
4 8 (16.00%) Solaris
4 8 (16.00%) UNIX
4 8 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.00%) VMS
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.00%) SELinux
9 2 (4.00%) CentOS
9 2 (4.00%) Debian
9 2 (4.00%) OpenBSD
9 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) ETL
3 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (14.00%) DevOps
4 7 (14.00%) Line Management
5 6 (12.00%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (12.00%) Security Management
6 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 5 (10.00%) Project Management
6 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.00%) Release Management
7 4 (8.00%) Network Management
8 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) Capacity Management
8 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) Perl
3 7 (14.00%) PHP
3 7 (14.00%) Java
3 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.00%) Ruby
4 5 (10.00%) Python
4 5 (10.00%) C
4 5 (10.00%) C++
5 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.00%) VB
6 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.00%) MCITP
3 2 (4.00%) MCSE
3 2 (4.00%) MCSA
3 2 (4.00%) CCDP
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCP
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CCIE
4 1 (2.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) CCEE
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) COBIT
2 4 (8.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) SLA
3 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (22.00%) XenApp
4 8 (16.00%) NFS
5 6 (12.00%) vSphere
6 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
7 3 (6.00%) ISA Server
7 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (4.00%) KVM
8 2 (4.00%) Squid
9 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) Backup Exec
2 9 (18.00%) ZABBIX
3 8 (16.00%) Puppet
3 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (16.00%) OpenView
3 8 (16.00%) Control-M
3 8 (16.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.00%) Foglight
5 2 (4.00%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.00%) SCOM
6 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) VMware
2 18 (36.00%) HP
3 13 (26.00%) Cisco
4 12 (24.00%) Citrix
5 11 (22.00%) Dell
6 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (20.00%) Veeam
7 9 (18.00%) ProCurve
7 9 (18.00%) Neolane
8 8 (16.00%) Veritas
8 8 (16.00%) Sun
8 8 (16.00%) IBM
8 8 (16.00%) Oracle
9 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.00%) CheckPoint
11 5 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (10.00%) JBoss
11 5 (10.00%) ExactTarget
12 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
13 2 (4.00%) EMC
Dartford, Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago