The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 45 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 39 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.23% 4.96% 4.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.10% 26.09% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 39 26 29
Average salary £47,500 £35,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% -6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
134 115 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.53% 19.01% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 125 100 92
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SAN Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

SAN
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +10 36 £47,500 +20.25%
SAN
East Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 65 (92.86%) Windows
2 53 (75.71%) Cisco
3 47 (67.14%) LAN
3 47 (67.14%) WAN
4 45 (64.29%) MySQL
4 45 (64.29%) Linux
4 45 (64.29%) Apache
4 45 (64.29%) Tomcat
5 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (48.57%) Open Source
7 26 (37.14%) Java
7 26 (37.14%) Oracle
7 26 (37.14%) Google
7 26 (37.14%) Google Apps
7 26 (37.14%) OpenStack
8 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
9 22 (31.43%) Hyper-V
10 18 (25.71%) Red Hat
10 18 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
11 17 (24.29%) Active Directory
12 15 (21.43%) HP
12 15 (21.43%) Project Management
12 15 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
13 14 (20.00%) NetApp
14 11 (15.71%) ITIL
14 11 (15.71%) DNS
14 11 (15.71%) IBM
14 11 (15.71%) Citrix
14 11 (15.71%) VMware

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (64.29%) Apache
1 45 (64.29%) Tomcat
2 26 (37.14%) OpenStack
3 10 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.71%) IIS
6 2 (2.86%) Lync
7 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (37.14%) Google Apps
2 6 (8.57%) IaaS
3 4 (5.71%) SaaS
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (67.14%) LAN
1 47 (67.14%) WAN
2 11 (15.71%) DNS
3 8 (11.43%) DHCP
3 8 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (8.57%) NAS
5 4 (5.71%) Network Security
5 4 (5.71%) VoIP
5 4 (5.71%) Firewall
6 3 (4.29%) VPN
6 3 (4.29%) VLAN
6 3 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.86%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.86%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.43%) Wireless
8 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.43%) WLAN
8 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (64.29%) MySQL
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.29%) DTS
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 6 (8.57%) German Language
2 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Designer
2 28 (40.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 17 (24.29%) Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) Administrator
5 8 (11.43%) Support Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Architect
6 7 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (8.57%) Technical Support
8 5 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.71%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) IT Administrator
9 4 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Storage Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Server Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) SQL DBA
10 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 34 (48.57%) Open Source
2 3 (4.29%) Clustering
3 2 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (92.86%) Windows
2 45 (64.29%) Linux
3 18 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.43%) Project Management
2 15 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
3 11 (15.71%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (15.71%) ITIL
4 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (4.29%) Security Management
5 2 (2.86%) Resource Management
5 2 (2.86%) Database Security
5 2 (2.86%) MOF
5 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.43%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.43%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.43%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.43%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (1.43%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.14%) Java
2 11 (15.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.57%) MCSE
3 3 (4.29%) MCITP
3 3 (4.29%) MCP
4 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) MCSA
5 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 22 (31.43%) Hyper-V
2 17 (24.29%) Active Directory
3 11 (15.71%) XenServer
4 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.71%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (4.29%) XenApp
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.86%) Firmware
7 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) SCCM
2 9 (12.86%) SCOM
3 6 (8.57%) NetBackup
3 6 (8.57%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.86%) WSUS
4 2 (2.86%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.86%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.86%) SCSM
Vendors
1 53 (75.71%) Cisco
2 26 (37.14%) Oracle
2 26 (37.14%) Google
3 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
4 18 (25.71%) Red Hat
5 15 (21.43%) HP
6 14 (20.00%) NetApp
7 11 (15.71%) Citrix
7 11 (15.71%) IBM
7 11 (15.71%) VMware
8 10 (14.29%) Dell
9 6 (8.57%) EMC
9 6 (8.57%) Symantec
10 4 (5.71%) Mitel
10 4 (5.71%) WatchGuard
10 4 (5.71%) hybris
11 2 (2.86%) F5
12 1 (1.43%) Fortinet