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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 29 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.04% 1.67% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.32% 16.67% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 6
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.23% -4.70%
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
37 30 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 16.59% 10.03% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 54
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,050 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Quality Management
2 9 (75.00%) Change Management
2 9 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 9 (75.00%) Network Management
2 9 (75.00%) Line Management
2 9 (75.00%) Presales
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 2 (16.67%) Office 365
4 2 (16.67%) Android
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
5 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 9 (75.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 9 (75.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
1 9 (75.00%) Technical Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Change Management
1 9 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 9 (75.00%) Line Management
1 9 (75.00%) Network Management
1 9 (75.00%) Presales
1 9 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (75.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCA
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper