The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 10 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 16.67% 7.69% 20.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 47.06% 40.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Average salary £50,875 £48,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.44% +28.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 35.42% 19.23% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 3
Average salary £50,875 £49,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.82% +30.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

SAN
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

SAN Salary Trend in Sidcup

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) VMware ESX
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (84.62%) HP
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (84.62%) iSCSI
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) NAS
2 11 (84.62%) DFS Replication
2 11 (84.62%) vSphere
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (76.92%) Wireless
3 10 (76.92%) Citrix
4 8 (61.54%) XenApp
4 8 (61.54%) XenDesktop
5 6 (46.15%) Advertising
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
7 4 (30.77%) SLA
7 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 2 (15.38%) CCNA
9 2 (15.38%) Internet

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) iSCSI
1 11 (84.62%) NAS
2 10 (76.92%) Wireless
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
General
1 6 (46.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix Specialist
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Citrix Specialist
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) VMware ESX
1 11 (84.62%) DFS Replication
1 11 (84.62%) vSphere
2 8 (61.54%) XenApp
2 8 (61.54%) XenDesktop
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) HP
3 10 (76.92%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Websense
5 2 (15.38%) Radware
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
5 2 (15.38%) Apple