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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 42 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 12 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.96% 4.35% 4.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% 18.75% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 13
Average salary £45,000 £40,979 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.81% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £35,350 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
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
40 96 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 9.85% 23.19% 22.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35 91 79
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Luton

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 April 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
4 11 (68.75%) Citrix
5 10 (62.50%) Cisco
5 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
7 8 (50.00%) SQL
7 8 (50.00%) Terminal Services
7 8 (50.00%) iSCSI
8 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (37.50%) Office 365
9 6 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (37.50%) ITIL
10 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
10 5 (31.25%) MS Office
10 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (25.00%) Degree
11 4 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
11 4 (25.00%) MCSE
11 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 4 (25.00%) DHCP
11 4 (25.00%) HP
11 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (18.75%) SaaS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (18.75%) SaaS
4 1 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (6.25%) ADSL
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.25%) NAS
6 1 (6.25%) PBX
6 1 (6.25%) SMTP
6 1 (6.25%) HTTP
6 1 (6.25%) VPN
6 1 (6.25%) IPsec
6 1 (6.25%) VLAN
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (6.25%) SSL
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) 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 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000
4 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
1 6 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) Asset 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)
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) MCSA
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 3 (18.75%) CCA
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) VCP5
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 8 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (6.25%) Xen
6 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
6 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Citrix
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) Dell
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) NetApp
7 2 (12.50%) Lumesse
8 1 (6.25%) Websense
8 1 (6.25%) Juniper