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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 64 72 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -34
Permanent jobs citing SAN 29 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.96% 2.11% 5.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.12% 11.06% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 34
Average salary £58,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £25,200 £35,966
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
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
221 199 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.57% 19.10% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 185 167 155
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 18 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 18 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 +1 7 £37,250 -23.78%
Dover +1 6 £60,000 - 1
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 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 37 (80.43%) Windows
2 29 (63.04%) VMware
3 27 (58.70%) ITIL
4 23 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
6 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
6 20 (43.48%) Firewall
7 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (41.30%) VLAN
8 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
9 16 (34.78%) DNS
9 16 (34.78%) HP
10 15 (32.61%) Cisco
10 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
10 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (30.43%) LAN
11 14 (30.43%) WAN
12 12 (26.09%) Wireless
12 12 (26.09%) Backup Exec
12 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
13 11 (23.91%) Citrix
14 10 (21.74%) Dell
14 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
14 10 (21.74%) VPN
14 10 (21.74%) Finance
14 10 (21.74%) XenApp
15 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (19.57%) Veeam
15 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
15 9 (19.57%) SharePoint

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
3 9 (19.57%) IIS
4 8 (17.39%) Apache
4 8 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.35%) nginx
7 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.39%) FastStats
3 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.87%) IaaS
3 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) Firewall
2 19 (41.30%) VLAN
3 16 (34.78%) DNS
4 14 (30.43%) LAN
4 14 (30.43%) WAN
5 12 (26.09%) Wireless
5 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 10 (21.74%) VPN
7 8 (17.39%) DHCP
8 7 (15.22%) iSCSI
8 7 (15.22%) LDAP
9 4 (8.70%) IP Telephony
10 3 (6.52%) MPLS
11 2 (4.35%) SMTP
11 2 (4.35%) HTTP
11 2 (4.35%) SSL
11 2 (4.35%) IPsec
11 2 (4.35%) VRRP
11 2 (4.35%) Internet
12 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (19.57%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Marketing
4 3 (6.52%) Law
4 3 (6.52%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Electronics
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Administrator
2 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (19.57%) Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.70%) IT Support
7 3 (6.52%) Network Support
7 3 (6.52%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Network Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Head of IT
7 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Senior IT Support
7 3 (6.52%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) YAML
2 2 (4.35%) Memcached
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) HACMP
3 3 (6.52%) Replication
4 2 (4.35%) Open Source
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
5 1 (2.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (80.43%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (19.57%) Linux
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (15.22%) UNIX
4 7 (15.22%) AIX
4 7 (15.22%) Solaris
5 4 (8.70%) VMS
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.35%) FreeBSD
7 2 (4.35%) Debian
7 2 (4.35%) OpenBSD
7 2 (4.35%) SELinux
7 2 (4.35%) CentOS
7 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) ETL
2 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (15.22%) Line Management
3 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (15.22%) Project Management
4 6 (13.04%) DevOps
4 6 (13.04%) Load Balancing
5 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.70%) Security Management
6 4 (8.70%) Migration
6 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 4 (8.70%) Network Management
6 4 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) Release Management
7 3 (6.52%) Logistics
7 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) Perl
3 6 (13.04%) PHP
3 6 (13.04%) Java
4 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.70%) Python
5 4 (8.70%) C
5 4 (8.70%) C++
5 4 (8.70%) Ruby
6 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.52%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) MCSE
3 4 (8.70%) MCSA
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.70%) CCDP
3 4 (8.70%) MCITP
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.52%) CCNA
4 3 (6.52%) CCIE
4 3 (6.52%) MCP
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.17%) CCEE
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) COBIT
2 4 (8.70%) SLA
3 3 (6.52%) QA
4 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.74%) XenApp
4 7 (15.22%) NFS
5 6 (13.04%) vSphere
6 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
7 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (6.52%) ISA Server
8 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (4.35%) KVM
8 2 (4.35%) Squid
9 1 (2.17%) DFS Replication
9 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Backup Exec
2 8 (17.39%) ZABBIX
3 7 (15.22%) NetBackup
3 7 (15.22%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (15.22%) Puppet
3 7 (15.22%) Control-M
3 7 (15.22%) OpenView
4 3 (6.52%) Foglight
5 2 (4.35%) HAProxy
5 2 (4.35%) SCOrch
5 2 (4.35%) SCOM
5 2 (4.35%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.17%) SCCM
6 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (2.17%) SCSM
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Intune
6 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) VMware
2 16 (34.78%) HP
3 15 (32.61%) Cisco
4 11 (23.91%) Citrix
5 10 (21.74%) Dell
5 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 9 (19.57%) Veeam
6 9 (19.57%) Red Hat
7 8 (17.39%) Neolane
7 8 (17.39%) ProCurve
8 7 (15.22%) IBM
8 7 (15.22%) Sun
8 7 (15.22%) Veritas
8 7 (15.22%) Oracle
9 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
10 4 (8.70%) JBoss
10 4 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (8.70%) ExactTarget
11 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
12 2 (4.35%) EMC
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum depending upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago