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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 82 53 89
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +36
Permanent jobs citing SAN 18 40 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.66% 4.21% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.44% 17.62% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 16
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
242 227 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.32% 23.92% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 209 203 214
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Kent

SAN
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tonbridge - 3 £65,000 -
West Malling - 3 £42,500 -
Chatham -7 2 £26,500 -6.19%
Sittingbourne - 2 £30,000 - 1
Dartford -1 1 £26,000 -20.00%
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 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 Kent region with a requirement for SAN.

1 39 (73.58%) VMware
2 38 (71.70%) Windows
3 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
4 31 (58.49%) MS Exchange
5 29 (54.72%) Windows Server
6 27 (50.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
7 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
8 24 (45.28%) Cisco
9 23 (43.40%) DHCP
10 21 (39.62%) DNS
10 21 (39.62%) HP
11 18 (33.96%) Hyper-V
11 18 (33.96%) Exchange Server 2010
12 17 (32.08%) Citrix
13 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
13 16 (30.19%) ITIL
13 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (28.30%) LAN
14 15 (28.30%) WAN
14 15 (28.30%) Firewall
15 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
16 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2013
16 13 (24.53%) iSCSI
17 11 (20.75%) SCCM
17 11 (20.75%) Office 365
18 10 (18.87%) Windows 8
18 10 (18.87%) SCOM

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 31 (58.49%) MS Exchange
2 18 (33.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (18.87%) IIS
4 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
5 9 (16.98%) Skype for Business
6 7 (13.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (13.21%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Office 365
2 6 (11.32%) SaaS
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.89%) IaaS
5 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (43.40%) DHCP
2 21 (39.62%) DNS
3 15 (28.30%) Firewall
3 15 (28.30%) LAN
3 15 (28.30%) WAN
4 13 (24.53%) iSCSI
5 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
5 8 (15.09%) VPN
6 7 (13.21%) NAS
7 5 (9.43%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (9.43%) VoIP
8 3 (5.66%) MPLS
8 3 (5.66%) VLAN
8 3 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.77%) LDAP
9 2 (3.77%) Network Security
9 2 (3.77%) SNMP
9 2 (3.77%) Wireless
10 1 (1.89%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Support
3 7 (13.21%) IT Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) IT Support
3 7 (13.21%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Senior IT Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Senior IT Support
3 7 (13.21%) Senior Support Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Server Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (11.32%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) IT Manager
4 6 (11.32%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Replication
3 3 (5.66%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (71.70%) Windows
2 29 (54.72%) Windows Server
3 27 (50.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
5 10 (18.87%) Windows 8
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.55%) Unix
8 3 (5.66%) Linux
9 2 (3.77%) Android
9 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.77%) Solaris
9 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
2 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
4 7 (13.21%) Data Protection
5 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.32%) Release Management
6 5 (9.43%) High Availability
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.55%) Line Management
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) Security Management
7 4 (7.55%) SQL Optimisation
8 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.66%) Database Optimisation
8 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.66%) SOA
9 2 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.77%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.66%) C#
3 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.77%) Perl
4 2 (3.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.43%) CCNP
3 5 (9.43%) MCSE
4 4 (7.55%) A+ Certification
4 4 (7.55%) MCSA
5 3 (5.66%) Degree
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCITP
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
2 27 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (33.96%) Hyper-V
4 10 (18.87%) XenApp
5 8 (15.09%) XenDesktop
6 7 (13.21%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (13.21%) ISA Server
7 6 (11.32%) vSphere
8 4 (7.55%) DFS Replication
8 4 (7.55%) vCloud
9 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
10 2 (3.77%) NFS
10 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (3.77%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (3.77%) Xen
11 1 (1.89%) MetaFrame
11 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) SCCM
2 10 (18.87%) SCOM
3 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.77%) Puppet
5 2 (3.77%) WSUS
6 1 (1.89%) Nagios
6 1 (1.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (73.58%) VMware
2 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
3 24 (45.28%) Cisco
4 21 (39.62%) HP
5 17 (32.08%) Citrix
6 8 (15.09%) Dell
7 7 (13.21%) WatchGuard
8 3 (5.66%) Draytek
8 3 (5.66%) Meraki
8 3 (5.66%) Sophos
8 3 (5.66%) Veeam
9 2 (3.77%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.77%) EMC
9 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.89%) Intel
10 1 (1.89%) Juniper
10 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
Sittingbourne
Pro-Quest
Salary: 28000-37000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago