The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 42 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.55% - 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% - 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £27,500 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SAN
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 39 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 22.93% 31.97% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 31
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

SAN
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

SAN Salary Trend in St Albans

SAN
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in St Albans

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) 3PAR
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Reuters
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) CCNA
7 2 (20.00%) MCP
7 2 (20.00%) SOA
7 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
7 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (20.00%) VLAN
7 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
7 2 (20.00%) Open Source
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior UNIX Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior UNIX Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) HPUX
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) RHCE
2 1 (10.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) XenServer
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
1 6 (60.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (30.00%) Reuters
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle