The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 38 17 44
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +27
Permanent jobs citing SAN 4 35 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.24% 9.38% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.84% 27.13% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 33 5
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 129 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.79% 34.58% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 41 115 79
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SAN
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

SAN Salary Trend in Middlesex

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Clustering
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Veeam
4 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) HP MASE
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Informix
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Informix DBA
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) BCP
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Information Security
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) HP MASE
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Brocade
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
3 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
4 1 (14.29%) Mitel
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) IBM