The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 34 58 35
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 39 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.76% 2.58% 4.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.49% 13.39% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 39 16 13
Average salary £50,000 £48,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.62% +20.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £36,250 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
SAN
Northamptonshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
94 127 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 13.88% 19.24% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 82 120 69
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SAN
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SAN Salary Trend in Northampton

SAN
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Northampton

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 70 (77.78%) Windows
2 57 (63.33%) Linux
3 50 (55.56%) Cisco
4 49 (54.44%) LAN
4 49 (54.44%) WAN
5 46 (51.11%) MySQL
6 45 (50.00%) Apache
6 45 (50.00%) Tomcat
7 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
8 34 (37.78%) Open Source
9 33 (36.67%) Hyper-V
10 30 (33.33%) Google Apps
10 30 (33.33%) Java
10 30 (33.33%) Oracle
11 28 (31.11%) OpenStack
12 25 (27.78%) Data Centre
13 23 (25.56%) Google
14 22 (24.44%) Citrix
15 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (21.11%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
16 19 (21.11%) XenServer
17 18 (20.00%) VMware
18 17 (18.89%) HP
18 17 (18.89%) SharePoint
19 16 (17.78%) SCCM
20 14 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
21 13 (14.44%) Lync
21 13 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 13 (14.44%) Firewall

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 45 (50.00%) Apache
1 45 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 28 (31.11%) OpenStack
3 17 (18.89%) SharePoint
4 13 (14.44%) Lync
5 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (33.33%) Google Apps
2 4 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (54.44%) LAN
1 49 (54.44%) WAN
2 13 (14.44%) Firewall
3 11 (12.22%) VoIP
4 9 (10.00%) DHCP
4 9 (10.00%) NAS
5 7 (7.78%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.78%) DNS
6 6 (6.67%) PBX
7 3 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (3.33%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.22%) LDAP
9 1 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (51.11%) MySQL
2 19 (21.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.44%) DTS
4 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Hudson
General
1 8 (8.89%) Law
2 4 (4.44%) Retail
3 2 (2.22%) Legal
3 2 (2.22%) Finance
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Infrastructure Designer
1 21 (23.33%) Designer
2 14 (15.56%) Analyst
3 10 (11.11%) Administrator
3 10 (11.11%) Server Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Service Manager
5 8 (8.89%) Technical Manager
5 8 (8.89%) Technical Services Manager
6 7 (7.78%) Design Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Server Support Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Server Support
8 5 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Build Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Storage Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) DBA
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) ISPF
2 1 (1.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.00%) Kindle
3 2 (2.22%) LPAR
3 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.11%) iSeries
4 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 70 (77.78%) Windows
2 57 (63.33%) Linux
3 13 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.56%) UNIX
6 5 (5.56%) AIX
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.33%) IRIX
8 3 (3.33%) HPUX
8 3 (3.33%) Solaris
9 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.78%) Open Source
2 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (21.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (12.22%) SDLC
5 11 (12.22%) Project Management
6 10 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.78%) Network Design
8 5 (5.56%) Migration
8 5 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.44%) Security Architecture
10 3 (3.33%) Programme Management
11 2 (2.22%) Change Management
11 2 (2.22%) Business Continuity
11 2 (2.22%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (2.22%) Problem Management
12 1 (1.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.67%) SQL
4 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (5.56%) MCSE
2 5 (5.56%) CCNP
2 5 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.44%) VCP5
4 2 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.22%) LPIC
5 1 (1.11%) MCITP
5 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.11%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (36.67%) Hyper-V
2 19 (21.11%) XenServer
3 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (5.56%) vSphere
6 4 (4.44%) XenApp
7 2 (2.22%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.22%) PowerHA
8 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (17.78%) SCCM
2 6 (6.67%) SCOM
3 4 (4.44%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (55.56%) Cisco
2 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 30 (33.33%) Oracle
4 23 (25.56%) Google
5 22 (24.44%) Citrix
6 18 (20.00%) VMware
7 17 (18.89%) HP
8 13 (14.44%) Red Hat
9 12 (13.33%) IBM
10 2 (2.22%) NetApp
11 1 (1.11%) SAP
11 1 (1.11%) Mitel
11 1 (1.11%) Veeam
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £40k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago