The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 38 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.73% 3.70% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.52% 10.81% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £38,066 £32,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.95% -30.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
SAN
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 74 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 14.75% 34.26% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 72 17
Average salary £38,066 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SAN
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Kingston Upon Thames region.

SAN Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
4 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (66.67%) iSCSI
5 8 (66.67%) VMware ESX
5 8 (66.67%) SQL
6 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
7 6 (50.00%) Office 365
7 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (50.00%) Cisco
7 6 (50.00%) Firewall
7 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (41.67%) IBM
8 5 (41.67%) DNS
8 5 (41.67%) UNIX
8 5 (41.67%) LDAP
9 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 4 (33.33%) ITIL
9 4 (33.33%) LAN
9 4 (33.33%) WAN
9 4 (33.33%) DHCP
9 4 (33.33%) Citrix
9 4 (33.33%) IPv4
9 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) PaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) LDAP
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) IPv4
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 4 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
7 1 (8.33%) NAS
7 1 (8.33%) SMTP
7 1 (8.33%) FTP
7 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) UNIX
6 1 (8.33%) Solaris
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 4 (33.33%) Service Management
1 4 (33.33%) Analytics
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) HP AIS
2 2 (16.67%) HP ASE
2 2 (16.67%) VCP5
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (33.33%) Xsan
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (33.33%) Samba
6 2 (16.67%) vSphere
7 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) IBM
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
7 2 (16.67%) F5
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle
8 1 (8.33%) NetApp
8 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (8.33%) EMC