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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 49 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing SAN 36 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.85% 2.44% 4.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.58% 14.38% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 25
Average salary £44,250 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.85% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
114 160 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.21% 16.99% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 101 141 109
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 +15 31 £50,000 +2.04% 6
Towcester - 3 £21,500 -
SAN
East Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 81 (76.42%) Windows
2 66 (62.26%) Linux
3 58 (54.72%) LAN
3 58 (54.72%) WAN
4 52 (49.06%) Microsoft
5 50 (47.17%) Cisco
6 47 (44.34%) MySQL
7 45 (42.45%) Apache
7 45 (42.45%) Tomcat
7 45 (42.45%) Hyper-V
8 35 (33.02%) Open Source
9 32 (30.19%) Google Apps
9 32 (30.19%) Oracle
10 31 (29.25%) Java
11 30 (28.30%) Data Centre
12 29 (27.36%) OpenStack
13 25 (23.58%) Google
13 25 (23.58%) VMware
14 24 (22.64%) Citrix
15 23 (21.70%) Disaster Recovery
15 23 (21.70%) SQL Server
15 23 (21.70%) XenServer
16 20 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (16.98%) SCCM
18 17 (16.04%) SharePoint
18 17 (16.04%) Project Management
19 16 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
20 15 (14.15%) DHCP
21 14 (13.21%) NAS
21 14 (13.21%) Capacity Planning

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (42.45%) Apache
1 45 (42.45%) Tomcat
2 29 (27.36%) OpenStack
3 17 (16.04%) SharePoint
4 13 (12.26%) Lync
5 5 (4.72%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (30.19%) Google Apps
2 4 (3.77%) Office 365
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (54.72%) LAN
1 58 (54.72%) WAN
2 15 (14.15%) DHCP
3 14 (13.21%) NAS
4 13 (12.26%) Firewall
5 12 (11.32%) VoIP
6 9 (8.49%) DNS
7 8 (7.55%) LDAP
8 7 (6.60%) PBX
8 7 (6.60%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.77%) Internet
9 4 (3.77%) Broadband
9 4 (3.77%) VLAN
10 3 (2.83%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.94%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.94%) Network Security
12 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (44.34%) MySQL
2 23 (21.70%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.77%) DTS
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Hudson
General
1 9 (8.49%) Law
2 6 (5.66%) Games
3 3 (2.83%) Retail
3 3 (2.83%) Finance
4 2 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) French Language
Job Titles
1 22 (20.75%) Designer
2 21 (19.81%) Infrastructure Designer
3 15 (14.15%) Analyst
4 11 (10.38%) Administrator
4 11 (10.38%) Service Manager
4 11 (10.38%) Technical Manager
4 11 (10.38%) Technical Services Manager
5 10 (9.43%) Support Analyst
6 9 (8.49%) Server Analyst
7 8 (7.55%) Design Engineer
8 7 (6.60%) Server Support
9 6 (5.66%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.66%) Server Support Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (4.72%) Technology Manager
10 5 (4.72%) Build Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Senior Manager
10 5 (4.72%) IT Manager
10 5 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) ISPF
2 1 (0.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.30%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.49%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.49%) Kindle
3 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.83%) Clustering
5 2 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.89%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.89%) LPAR
6 1 (0.94%) iSeries
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 81 (76.42%) Windows
2 66 (62.26%) Linux
3 13 (12.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.66%) UNIX
6 5 (4.72%) AIX
7 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.83%) IRIX
8 3 (2.83%) HPUX
8 3 (2.83%) Solaris
9 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.02%) Open Source
2 23 (21.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.04%) Project Management
5 14 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (11.32%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.43%) SDLC
7 10 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.60%) Network Design
9 5 (4.72%) Security Architecture
9 5 (4.72%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.77%) Programme Management
10 4 (3.77%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (3.77%) Migration
11 3 (2.83%) ITIL
12 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2
12 2 (1.89%) Business Continuity
12 2 (1.89%) Performance Analysis
13 1 (0.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.25%) Java
2 13 (12.26%) SQL
3 11 (10.38%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (5.66%) MCSE
1 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.77%) CCNP
4 3 (2.83%) VCP5
5 2 (1.89%) LPIC
5 2 (1.89%) MCITP
5 2 (1.89%) Degree
5 2 (1.89%) MCP
5 2 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.94%) CCDA
6 1 (0.94%) MCSA
6 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (42.45%) Hyper-V
2 23 (21.70%) XenServer
3 16 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (11.32%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.77%) vSphere
6 3 (2.83%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.83%) XenApp
7 2 (1.89%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.89%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (16.98%) SCCM
2 7 (6.60%) SCOM
3 2 (1.89%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 50 (47.17%) Cisco
3 32 (30.19%) Oracle
4 25 (23.58%) VMware
4 25 (23.58%) Google
5 24 (22.64%) Citrix
6 13 (12.26%) HP
6 13 (12.26%) Red Hat
7 11 (10.38%) IBM
8 4 (3.77%) Sony
9 1 (0.94%) Veeam
9 1 (0.94%) SAP
9 1 (0.94%) NetApp
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