The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 89 62 42
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -20
Permanent jobs citing SAN 20 30 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.58% 2.49% 5.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.94% 12.05% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 39
Average salary £47,500 £38,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.18% -19.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,050 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
252 249 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.86% 20.68% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 229 208 161
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 3 £48,750 -
Dartford - 3 £35,750 -
Tunbridge Wells -25 2 £50,000 +17.64%
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (66.04%) Windows
2 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
3 33 (62.26%) Replication
4 32 (60.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (60.38%) iSCSI
5 31 (58.49%) Clustering
6 28 (52.83%) SQL
7 25 (47.17%) T-SQL
7 25 (47.17%) Firewall
8 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (43.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (41.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 22 (41.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (41.51%) Security Management
10 22 (41.51%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (41.51%) Performance Analysis
11 20 (37.74%) ITIL
11 20 (37.74%) VPN
12 19 (35.85%) DNS
12 19 (35.85%) IIS
13 18 (33.96%) VB.NET
13 18 (33.96%) .NET
13 18 (33.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 18 (33.96%) Intrusion Detection
13 18 (33.96%) PowerShell
14 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
16 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (24.53%) VMware

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (35.85%) IIS
2 13 (24.53%) MS Exchange
3 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
4 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (7.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.89%) Lync
9 1 (1.89%) Apache
9 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (60.38%) iSCSI
2 25 (47.17%) Firewall
3 20 (37.74%) VPN
4 19 (35.85%) DNS
5 18 (33.96%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (13.21%) NAS
6 7 (13.21%) DMZ
6 7 (13.21%) DHCP
7 6 (11.32%) VLAN
7 6 (11.32%) Wireless
7 6 (11.32%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (7.55%) LAN
8 4 (7.55%) WAN
9 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.89%) LDAP
9 1 (1.89%) SNMP
9 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
2 32 (60.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (43.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (41.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 22 (41.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (9.43%) SSDT
7 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (24.53%) Telecoms
2 9 (16.98%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Polish Language
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) SQL DBA
1 28 (52.83%) DBA
2 21 (39.62%) SQL Server DBA
3 13 (24.53%) Administrator
4 5 (9.43%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Storage Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Server Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Project Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.89%) IT Support
8 1 (1.89%) IT Technical Manager
8 1 (1.89%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (62.26%) Replication
2 31 (58.49%) Clustering
3 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
4 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (9.43%) CLARiiON
5 5 (9.43%) Firmware
6 3 (5.66%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 35 (66.04%) Windows
2 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.77%) AIX
5 2 (3.77%) Solaris
5 2 (3.77%) Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.89%) UNIX
6 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Security Management
1 22 (41.51%) Business Intelligence
1 22 (41.51%) Performance Analysis
2 20 (37.74%) ITIL
3 7 (13.21%) Process Management
4 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
4 6 (11.32%) Service Management
4 6 (11.32%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.55%) ETL
5 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity
5 4 (7.55%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.66%) Software Architecture
6 3 (5.66%) Change Management
6 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.77%) Project Management
7 2 (3.77%) High Availability
7 2 (3.77%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) SQL
2 25 (47.17%) T-SQL
3 18 (33.96%) VB.NET
3 18 (33.96%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.77%) C
4 2 (3.77%) Perl
5 1 (1.89%) Ruby
5 1 (1.89%) PHP
5 1 (1.89%) C++
5 1 (1.89%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) MCSE
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MCITP
3 1 (1.89%) CCNA
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (33.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.55%) QA
3 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
3 6 (11.32%) XenApp
3 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.43%) vSphere
5 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.77%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.89%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.55%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.89%) WSUS
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) Control-M
3 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.89%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) VMware
2 11 (20.75%) Citrix
3 9 (16.98%) HP
3 9 (16.98%) EMC
4 7 (13.21%) Brocade
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco
5 5 (9.43%) Veeam
6 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.55%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (7.55%) ProCurve
6 4 (7.55%) Neolane
7 3 (5.66%) 3PAR
7 3 (5.66%) NetApp
8 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.89%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.89%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.89%) Oracle
9 1 (1.89%) JBoss
9 1 (1.89%) Symantec
9 1 (1.89%) McAfee
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