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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 33 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 22 24 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.39% 6.69% 11.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 21.62% 41.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 47
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £44,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
77 111 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.87% 30.92% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 65 107 109
Average salary £57,000 £44,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.08% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,331 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Luton

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 37 (88.10%) SQL
2 28 (66.67%) Oracle
3 23 (54.76%) Linux
3 23 (54.76%) VMware
4 20 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (47.62%) NAS
5 18 (42.86%) IIS
6 17 (40.48%) Windows
6 17 (40.48%) Migration
6 17 (40.48%) Replication
6 17 (40.48%) vSphere
6 17 (40.48%) Oracle Database
7 15 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (35.71%) Oracle Linux
7 15 (35.71%) Data Guard
7 15 (35.71%) Data Migration
7 15 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (35.71%) Incident Management
7 15 (35.71%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (35.71%) Oracle RMAN
7 15 (35.71%) SUSE
7 15 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (35.71%) PL/SQL
7 15 (35.71%) Performance Engineering
8 14 (33.33%) VCP5
9 13 (30.95%) MySQL
10 11 (26.19%) Dell
11 10 (23.81%) NetApp
12 9 (21.43%) Computer Science

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (42.86%) IIS
2 9 (21.43%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) NAS
2 8 (19.05%) iSCSI
3 7 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (16.67%) DNS
3 7 (16.67%) DHCP
4 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.14%) DMZ
6 2 (4.76%) LAN
6 2 (4.76%) WAN
7 1 (2.38%) SMTP
7 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle Database
2 15 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (30.95%) MySQL
4 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) DBA
2 15 (35.71%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (23.81%) VMware Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Administrator
4 8 (19.05%) SQL DBA
5 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Junior DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Junior SQL Server DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Junior
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Server Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Help Desk Technician
8 1 (2.38%) IT Technician
8 1 (2.38%) Server Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Senior SQL DBA
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Replication
2 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 7 (16.67%) Clustering
4 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.38%) Firmware
5 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) Windows
3 15 (35.71%) Oracle Linux
3 15 (35.71%) SUSE
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Migration
2 15 (35.71%) Incident Management
2 15 (35.71%) Data Migration
2 15 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 15 (35.71%) Performance Engineering
3 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (11.90%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (11.90%) Database Security
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL
5 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.90%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (11.90%) Refactoring
6 3 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) SQL
2 15 (35.71%) PL/SQL
3 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (33.33%) VCP5
3 9 (21.43%) Degree
4 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (14.29%) MCTS
5 6 (14.29%) MCITP
5 6 (14.29%) MCSE
6 5 (11.90%) MCSA
7 1 (2.38%) NCDA
7 1 (2.38%) NCIE
7 1 (2.38%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (40.48%) vSphere
3 15 (35.71%) Oracle RAC
3 15 (35.71%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 5 (11.90%) VMware Server
6 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 3 (7.14%) VMFS
7 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.76%) XenApp
8 1 (2.38%) XenServer
8 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) Data Guard
2 7 (16.67%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.38%) WSUS
3 1 (2.38%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Oracle
2 23 (54.76%) VMware
3 11 (26.19%) Dell
4 10 (23.81%) NetApp
5 9 (21.43%) HP
6 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.90%) Cisco
8 3 (7.14%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) CommVault
9 1 (2.38%) EMC
9 1 (2.38%) Symantec
9 1 (2.38%) Wyse
9 1 (2.38%) PlateSpin
9 1 (2.38%) Veeam
9 1 (2.38%) Lumesse
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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