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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 43 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.65% 6.56% 6.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 14.39% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 27
Average salary - £47,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
76 139 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 24.76% 45.57% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 66 63 84
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £38,200 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,500 £57,500
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 16 September 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) VPN
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) EMC
4 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 8 (50.00%) VLAN
6 7 (43.75%) Juniper
7 6 (37.50%) HP
7 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 6 (37.50%) IIS
7 6 (37.50%) JBoss
7 6 (37.50%) Solaris
7 6 (37.50%) Apache
8 5 (31.25%) ITIL
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) LAN
8 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (31.25%) vSphere
9 4 (25.00%) Riverbed
9 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
9 4 (25.00%) Resource Management
9 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 4 (25.00%) Online Games
9 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
9 4 (25.00%) Analytics

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
1 6 (37.50%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) SAS
2 4 (25.00%) eRoom
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) VPN
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 8 (50.00%) VLAN
4 5 (31.25%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (6.25%) VoIP
6 1 (6.25%) MPLS
6 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Informix
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Operations Manager
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 4 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Informix DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Online Games
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (18.75%) UNIX
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (25.00%) Analytics
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) BCP
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (31.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) NFS
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) SRDF
2 1 (6.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Zenoss
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) EMC
3 7 (43.75%) Juniper
4 6 (37.50%) HP
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) JBoss
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) Riverbed
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) NetApp
8 2 (12.50%) IBM
9 1 (6.25%) SAP
9 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
9 1 (6.25%) Sun
9 1 (6.25%) Symantec
9 1 (6.25%) Hitachi
9 1 (6.25%) Citrix
9 1 (6.25%) F5
9 1 (6.25%) Brocade
Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits, 36 Hour Week
Posted: 3 days ago