The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 43 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.72% 4.58% 5.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.25% 21.74% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 15
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,650 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 92 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.70% 21.05% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 27 83 73
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SAN
Salary Trend in Luton

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

SAN Salary Trend in Luton

SAN
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Luton region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Luton

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) Citrix
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
6 9 (56.25%) Cisco
6 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (50.00%) iSCSI
7 8 (50.00%) SQL
7 8 (50.00%) Terminal Services
8 7 (43.75%) ITIL
8 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (37.50%) Office 365
9 6 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (31.25%) MCSE
10 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
11 4 (25.00%) WAN
11 4 (25.00%) MCSA
11 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (25.00%) MS Office
11 4 (25.00%) DHCP
11 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 4 (25.00%) HP
11 4 (25.00%) CCNA
11 4 (25.00%) CCA
11 4 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) Lync
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (6.25%) IaaS
4 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) MPLS
5 1 (6.25%) IPsec
5 1 (6.25%) SSL
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) HTTP
5 1 (6.25%) ADSL
5 1 (6.25%) PBX
5 1 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) BCP
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
2 4 (25.00%) MCSA
2 4 (25.00%) CCNA
2 4 (25.00%) CCA
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) VCP5
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (12.50%) Terminal Server
5 2 (12.50%) ISA Server
5 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
6 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Intune
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Citrix
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Dell
5 2 (12.50%) Websense
5 2 (12.50%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) Lumesse
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp