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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
South East / Kent
Rank 61 70 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +24
Permanent jobs citing SAN 24 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.90% 2.78% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.22% 14.57% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 16
Median salary £37,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £57,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.34%

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
148 199 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.90% 19.10% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 108 177 220
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Sittingbourne - 8 £32,500 -
Dartford -7 4 £72,500 +61.11% 1
Rochester - 1 £24,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £50,000 -
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 42 (80.77%) VMware
2 33 (63.46%) Windows
3 31 (59.62%) VPN
3 31 (59.62%) Cisco
4 30 (57.69%) Hyper-V
5 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 23 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (44.23%) Fibre Channel
7 22 (42.31%) CCNP
7 22 (42.31%) WLAN
7 22 (42.31%) WAN
7 22 (42.31%) Firewall
8 21 (40.38%) LAN
9 20 (38.46%) CCNA
10 18 (34.62%) ITIL
11 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
11 17 (32.69%) MS Exchange
11 17 (32.69%) VLAN
11 17 (32.69%) Windows Server
12 15 (28.85%) F5
12 15 (28.85%) OSPF
12 15 (28.85%) BGP
13 14 (26.92%) EIGRP
13 14 (26.92%) CheckPoint
13 14 (26.92%) GAP Analysis
13 14 (26.92%) IPsec
13 14 (26.92%) DHCP
13 14 (26.92%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (26.92%) VoIP

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 17 (32.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (59.62%) VPN
2 23 (44.23%) Fibre Channel
3 22 (42.31%) Firewall
3 22 (42.31%) WAN
3 22 (42.31%) WLAN
4 21 (40.38%) LAN
5 17 (32.69%) VLAN
6 15 (28.85%) BGP
6 15 (28.85%) OSPF
7 14 (26.92%) DHCP
7 14 (26.92%) DNS
7 14 (26.92%) EIGRP
7 14 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (26.92%) IP Telephony
7 14 (26.92%) IPsec
7 14 (26.92%) SSL
7 14 (26.92%) VoIP
8 10 (19.23%) NAS
8 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.77%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 13 (25.00%) Network Support
2 12 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Server Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Network Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (7.69%) Citrix Support
8 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (7.69%) IT Manager
8 4 (7.69%) IT Support
8 4 (7.69%) IT Technician
9 3 (5.77%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.54%) iPad
2 6 (11.54%) iPhone
3 4 (7.69%) AS400
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (63.46%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Windows Server
3 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.46%) Mac OS X
5 7 (13.46%) Windows 10
5 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
5 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.92%) Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) ITIL
2 14 (26.92%) GAP Analysis
2 14 (26.92%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (17.31%) Project Management
4 4 (7.69%) Change Control
4 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.85%) Migration
5 2 (3.85%) Server Building
6 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.92%) Data Management
6 1 (1.92%) High Availability
6 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.92%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.77%) RPG
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (42.31%) CCNP
3 20 (38.46%) CCNA
4 14 (26.92%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (23.08%) MCSE
5 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (9.62%) MCSA
7 4 (7.69%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.92%) MCITP
8 1 (1.92%) MCP
8 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.92%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (57.69%) Hyper-V
2 26 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (17.31%) Terminal Server
5 4 (7.69%) vSphere
5 4 (7.69%) XenApp
5 4 (7.69%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.92%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) SCCM
1 5 (9.62%) SCOM
2 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.92%) Foglight
3 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) VMware
2 31 (59.62%) Cisco
3 15 (28.85%) F5
4 14 (26.92%) Brocade
4 14 (26.92%) CheckPoint
4 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 11 (21.15%) Citrix
6 10 (19.23%) HP
7 7 (13.46%) Apple
8 6 (11.54%) Avaya
9 4 (7.69%) Infor
10 2 (3.85%) Intel Security
10 2 (3.85%) Kaspersky
10 2 (3.85%) Meraki
10 2 (3.85%) Symantec
10 2 (3.85%) Veeam
10 2 (3.85%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.92%) Dell
11 1 (1.92%) MAPICS
11 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
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