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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 55 73 82
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 28 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.99% 2.76% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.17% 15.08% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 17
Median salary £35,250 £40,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.87% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,377 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.94% -4.76%
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
230 199 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.55% 18.32% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 205 186 190
Median salary £36,500 £36,018 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Chatham - 6 £28,500 -
Dartford +10 3 £60,000 +71.42% 3
Maidstone +7 2 £41,250 -25.00% 1
West Malling +6 2 £31,500 -42.72%
Faversham - 2 £44,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +16 1 £60,000 +60.00%
Whitstable - 1 £25,000 -
Canterbury - 1 £27,500 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 28 (68.29%) VMware
2 26 (63.41%) Windows
3 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
4 21 (51.22%) HP
5 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
6 17 (41.46%) WAN
6 17 (41.46%) Cisco
6 17 (41.46%) Windows Server
7 16 (39.02%) LAN
8 14 (34.15%) DHCP
8 14 (34.15%) DNS
8 14 (34.15%) SCOM
9 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
10 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
10 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
11 11 (26.83%) Citrix
11 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (24.39%) CCNP
12 10 (24.39%) Firewall
13 9 (21.95%) MCSE
13 9 (21.95%) SCCM
13 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
14 8 (19.51%) Meraki
14 8 (19.51%) MPLS
14 8 (19.51%) MCSA
14 8 (19.51%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (19.51%) XenApp

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 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.07%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.07%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) WAN
2 16 (39.02%) LAN
3 14 (34.15%) DHCP
3 14 (34.15%) DNS
4 10 (24.39%) Firewall
5 8 (19.51%) MPLS
5 8 (19.51%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (12.20%) VPN
7 4 (9.76%) Skype
7 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.76%) VLAN
8 2 (4.88%) LDAP
8 2 (4.88%) NAS
8 2 (4.88%) SNMP
8 2 (4.88%) Wireless
9 1 (2.44%) BGP
9 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.44%) OSPF
9 1 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Network Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Support
3 7 (17.07%) IT Support
4 6 (14.63%) Citrix Support
5 5 (12.20%) Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 3 (7.32%) IT Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) IT Technician
7 3 (7.32%) Senior IT Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) AS400
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) iPad
2 2 (4.88%) iPhone
3 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.44%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Windows Server
3 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) Linux
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
6 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
6 3 (7.32%) Solaris
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Data Protection
2 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (9.76%) Change Control
3 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.88%) Migration
4 2 (4.88%) Security Management
4 2 (4.88%) Server Patching
4 2 (4.88%) SOA
5 1 (2.44%) ERP
5 1 (2.44%) High Availability
5 1 (2.44%) Line Management
5 1 (2.44%) People Management
5 1 (2.44%) Presales
5 1 (2.44%) Process Management
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.88%) Perl
2 2 (4.88%) PHP
2 2 (4.88%) RPG
3 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (24.39%) CCNP
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (21.95%) MCSE
4 8 (19.51%) MCSA
5 6 (14.63%) A+ Certification
6 3 (7.32%) CCNA
7 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.51%) XenApp
4 7 (17.07%) XenDesktop
5 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.32%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (7.32%) ISA Server
7 2 (4.88%) vSphere
7 2 (4.88%) Xen
8 1 (2.44%) vCloud
8 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) SCOM
2 9 (21.95%) SCCM
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.88%) Puppet
5 1 (2.44%) Foglight
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Nagios
5 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) VMware
2 21 (51.22%) HP
3 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
4 17 (41.46%) Cisco
5 11 (26.83%) Citrix
6 8 (19.51%) Meraki
7 3 (7.32%) Apple
7 3 (7.32%) NetApp
7 3 (7.32%) Symantec
7 3 (7.32%) WatchGuard
8 2 (4.88%) Avaya
8 2 (4.88%) Infor
8 2 (4.88%) IPFX
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.44%) EMC
9 1 (2.44%) F5
9 1 (2.44%) Juniper
9 1 (2.44%) MAPICS
9 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
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