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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 59 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 18 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.35% 6.97% 4.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 19.53% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 13
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
153 215 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.49% 35.66% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 78 142 47
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SAN
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SAN Salary Trend in Watford

SAN
Salary Histogram in Watford

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

SAN Salary Histogram in Watford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 26 (70.27%) NAS
2 24 (64.86%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) Cisco
4 16 (43.24%) Migration
4 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (43.24%) Hyper-V
5 15 (40.54%) Data Centre
6 12 (32.43%) Replication
6 12 (32.43%) Linux
7 11 (29.73%) Windows
7 11 (29.73%) IBM
7 11 (29.73%) Hitachi
7 11 (29.73%) Brocade
8 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
8 10 (27.03%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (24.32%) Big Data
9 9 (24.32%) IaaS
9 9 (24.32%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (24.32%) EMC
9 9 (24.32%) Clustering
10 8 (21.62%) iSCSI
10 8 (21.62%) Citrix
10 8 (21.62%) HP
10 8 (21.62%) NetApp
10 8 (21.62%) ITIL
11 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
11 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
11 7 (18.92%) VLAN
11 7 (18.92%) Finance

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.11%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (24.32%) IaaS
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (70.27%) NAS
2 10 (27.03%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (21.62%) iSCSI
4 7 (18.92%) VLAN
5 5 (13.51%) DNS
6 4 (10.81%) LAN
6 4 (10.81%) WAN
7 3 (8.11%) DHCP
7 3 (8.11%) LDAP
7 3 (8.11%) Firewall
8 2 (5.41%) Wireless
8 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.70%) VPN
9 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (2.70%) IPsec
9 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.70%) HSRP
9 1 (2.70%) GLBP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Architect
2 9 (24.32%) Consultant
3 8 (21.62%) Storage Consultant
4 7 (18.92%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Storage Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Data Manager
8 1 (2.70%) EMC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Data Centre
2 12 (32.43%) Replication
3 9 (24.32%) Clustering
3 9 (24.32%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (16.22%) EMC VNX
4 6 (16.22%) EMC VMAX
4 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
2 11 (29.73%) Windows
3 5 (13.51%) Solaris
3 5 (13.51%) Data ONTAP
4 4 (10.81%) UNIX
5 2 (5.41%) VMS
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Migration
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL
3 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
4 6 (16.22%) Data Protection
4 6 (16.22%) Capacity Management
5 5 (13.51%) Performance Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Change Management
6 3 (8.11%) Validation
6 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.11%) Data Validation
7 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Facility Management
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.70%) Perl
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) IBM Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
2 2 (5.41%) CCNA
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.70%) CCA
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) CCIE
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (43.24%) Hyper-V
2 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
3 6 (16.22%) SRDF
3 6 (16.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 5 (13.51%) NFS
5 3 (8.11%) vCloud
6 2 (5.41%) XenApp
6 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.41%) Veritas File System
7 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.70%) Samba
7 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.70%) vSphere
7 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (16.22%) vMotion
1 6 (16.22%) EMC VPLEX
1 6 (16.22%) SnapMirror
1 6 (16.22%) SnapVault
2 4 (10.81%) SCCM
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (2.70%) Cacti
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) VMware
2 18 (48.65%) Cisco
3 11 (29.73%) IBM
3 11 (29.73%) Hitachi
3 11 (29.73%) Brocade
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (24.32%) EMC
6 8 (21.62%) Citrix
6 8 (21.62%) NetApp
6 8 (21.62%) HP
7 6 (16.22%) BMC
8 5 (13.51%) Fujitsu
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle
8 5 (13.51%) Sun
9 4 (10.81%) SAP
9 4 (10.81%) Veritas
10 3 (8.11%) Lotus
11 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
11 2 (5.41%) NetIQ
11 2 (5.41%) Dell
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + WFH
Posted: 16 days ago