The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.75% - 8.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £30,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
SAN
Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 27.07% 8.72% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 13
Average salary £42,500 £33,635 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.35% +46.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

SAN
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

SAN Salary Trend in Maidstone

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) ISA Server
4 3 (50.00%) MPLS
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) VB
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Law

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Network Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Network Support
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Support
3 2 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (33.33%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp