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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 85 73 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 20 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.88% 2.86% 3.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.62% 15.24% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 28
Average salary £44,688 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.92% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £52,500 £47,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
232 210 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.85% 18.80% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 211 199 155
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £52,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +20 7 £37,500 +7.14%
Tunbridge Wells -2 2 £61,213 +36.02% 2
Chatham - 1 £70,000 -
Faversham - 1 £35,000 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 31 (64.58%) Windows
2 28 (58.33%) Cisco
3 27 (56.25%) VMware
4 20 (41.67%) ITIL
5 19 (39.58%) Firewall
6 18 (37.50%) HP
7 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
7 17 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (31.25%) DNS
8 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (31.25%) Linux
8 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
8 15 (31.25%) Finance
9 14 (29.17%) Red Hat
9 14 (29.17%) Service Delivery
9 14 (29.17%) MCSE
9 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
9 14 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (27.08%) Citrix
10 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (27.08%) IBM
10 13 (27.08%) Project Management
11 12 (25.00%) CCNA
12 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
12 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
14 9 (18.75%) WAN
14 9 (18.75%) UNIX
14 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (10.42%) Apache
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.17%) JBoss
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.58%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) IaaS
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) Firewall
2 15 (31.25%) DNS
3 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 9 (18.75%) WAN
5 8 (16.67%) LAN
5 8 (16.67%) LDAP
5 8 (16.67%) VPN
6 7 (14.58%) VLAN
6 7 (14.58%) DHCP
7 5 (10.42%) Wireless
8 4 (8.33%) WLAN
9 3 (6.25%) IP Telephony
9 3 (6.25%) iSCSI
10 2 (4.17%) FTP
10 2 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (2.08%) Network Security
11 1 (2.08%) NAS
11 1 (2.08%) IPsec
11 1 (2.08%) MPLS
11 1 (2.08%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) MySQL
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Advertising
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Legal
5 2 (4.17%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Infrastructure Manager
2 10 (20.83%) Administrator
2 10 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (18.75%) Consultant
4 8 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (14.58%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) IT Manager
8 4 (8.33%) Architect
8 4 (8.33%) Head of Infrastructure
8 4 (8.33%) Head of IT
9 3 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
10 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.17%) Technical Architect
10 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) HACMP
1 6 (12.50%) Clustering
1 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) iPad
2 4 (8.33%) iPhone
3 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.08%) AS400
5 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (64.58%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Linux
3 14 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (18.75%) UNIX
6 8 (16.67%) AIX
6 8 (16.67%) Solaris
6 8 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (12.50%) Mac OS X
8 6 (12.50%) CentOS
9 5 (10.42%) VMS
10 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
11 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) ITIL
2 14 (29.17%) Service Delivery
3 13 (27.08%) Project Management
4 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (12.50%) Line Management
7 5 (10.42%) Release Management
7 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
7 5 (10.42%) People Management
7 5 (10.42%) DevOps
8 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.33%) Migration
8 4 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
9 3 (6.25%) Network Management
9 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
9 3 (6.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) Perl
2 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (10.42%) Python
4 2 (4.17%) PHP
4 2 (4.17%) C
4 2 (4.17%) C++
4 2 (4.17%) Java
4 2 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (29.17%) MCSE
3 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (25.00%) CCNA
5 7 (14.58%) MCITP
6 5 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (10.42%) MCSA
6 5 (10.42%) CCDP
6 5 (10.42%) CCNP
7 4 (8.33%) CCIE
7 4 (8.33%) MCP
8 3 (6.25%) Degree
9 1 (2.08%) CCEE
9 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) COBIT
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
3 8 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 8 (16.67%) NFS
3 8 (16.67%) vSphere
4 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
5 6 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (6.25%) XenApp
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.08%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.08%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 8 (16.67%) Control-M
1 8 (16.67%) OpenView
1 8 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (16.67%) Puppet
2 6 (12.50%) SCCM
3 5 (10.42%) SCOM
3 5 (10.42%) Backup Exec
4 4 (8.33%) WSUS
5 2 (4.17%) SCOrch
5 2 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (4.17%) SCSM
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Intune
5 2 (4.17%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Cisco
2 27 (56.25%) VMware
3 18 (37.50%) HP
4 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
5 14 (29.17%) Red Hat
6 13 (27.08%) Citrix
6 13 (27.08%) IBM
7 8 (16.67%) Veritas
8 7 (14.58%) Dell
8 7 (14.58%) Avaya
8 7 (14.58%) Apple
8 7 (14.58%) Sun
8 7 (14.58%) Oracle
9 4 (8.33%) AirMagnet
10 2 (4.17%) EMC
10 2 (4.17%) NetApp
10 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.17%) Symantec
11 1 (2.08%) ProCurve
11 1 (2.08%) Veeam
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