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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 40 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 27 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.29% 3.77% 3.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.09% 14.05% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 16
Average salary £51,000 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.48% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
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
128 121 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.10% 26.83% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 89 82 95
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Watford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 32 (58.18%) VMware
2 31 (56.36%) Cisco
3 27 (49.09%) NAS
4 21 (38.18%) Migration
5 18 (32.73%) EMC
5 18 (32.73%) Windows
6 17 (30.91%) Citrix
7 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (27.27%) HP
9 14 (25.45%) IBM
9 14 (25.45%) Solaris
9 14 (25.45%) Finance
9 14 (25.45%) Data Migration
10 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
10 13 (23.64%) Brocade
10 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
10 13 (23.64%) Sun
10 13 (23.64%) Hitachi
10 13 (23.64%) NetApp
11 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
12 11 (20.00%) DNS
12 11 (20.00%) UNIX
12 11 (20.00%) LAN
12 11 (20.00%) Replication
13 10 (18.18%) Retail
13 10 (18.18%) VLAN
13 10 (18.18%) NFS
13 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
13 10 (18.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 9 (16.36%) SRDF

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 7 (12.73%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.64%) Apache
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (9.09%) SaaS
1 5 (9.09%) PaaS
1 5 (9.09%) IaaS
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (49.09%) NAS
2 11 (20.00%) LAN
2 11 (20.00%) DNS
3 10 (18.18%) VLAN
4 8 (14.55%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (14.55%) WAN
5 7 (12.73%) DHCP
6 6 (10.91%) Firewall
7 5 (9.09%) LDAP
7 5 (9.09%) iSCSI
8 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
8 4 (7.27%) Wireless
9 3 (5.45%) IPsec
9 3 (5.45%) BIG-IP
9 3 (5.45%) Wireshark
9 3 (5.45%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (5.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (5.45%) HSRP
9 3 (5.45%) GLBP
9 3 (5.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) Big Data
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Retail
3 7 (12.73%) Manufacturing
3 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Games
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Architect
2 9 (16.36%) Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 7 (12.73%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (12.73%) Storage Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Storage Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (3.64%) Blog
2 2 (3.64%) FMCG
3 1 (1.82%) LPAR
3 1 (1.82%) DLPAR
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Windows
2 14 (25.45%) Solaris
3 11 (20.00%) UNIX
4 8 (14.55%) Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) AIX
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.82%) HPUX
7 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.82%) SUSE
7 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Migration
2 14 (25.45%) Data Migration
3 9 (16.36%) Data Protection
3 9 (16.36%) Capacity Management
3 9 (16.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (14.55%) Project Management
4 8 (14.55%) Performance Testing
5 7 (12.73%) ITIL
5 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.09%) Change Management
6 5 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.09%) Validation
6 5 (9.09%) Data Validation
6 5 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (7.27%) Service Management
8 3 (5.45%) Project Planning
8 3 (5.45%) Security Architecture
9 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.64%) Perl
2 2 (3.64%) SQL
3 1 (1.82%) Python
3 1 (1.82%) PHP
3 1 (1.82%) Ruby
3 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) IBM Certification
2 7 (12.73%) PMP
2 7 (12.73%) PMI Certification
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.27%) CCIE
4 3 (5.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (1.82%) CCNP
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.82%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) VCP4
5 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
3 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
4 10 (18.18%) NFS
4 10 (18.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 9 (16.36%) SRDF
6 8 (14.55%) vSphere
7 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.45%) Veritas File System
7 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (5.45%) XenApp
8 2 (3.64%) Samba
8 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.64%) vCloud
9 1 (1.82%) GPFS
9 1 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.82%) PowerHA
9 1 (1.82%) XenServer
9 1 (1.82%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) SCCM
2 4 (7.27%) SCOM
3 3 (5.45%) Cacti
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (58.18%) VMware
2 31 (56.36%) Cisco
3 18 (32.73%) EMC
4 17 (30.91%) Citrix
5 15 (27.27%) HP
6 14 (25.45%) IBM
7 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
7 13 (23.64%) Sun
7 13 (23.64%) Hitachi
7 13 (23.64%) NetApp
7 13 (23.64%) Brocade
8 9 (16.36%) Fujitsu
9 7 (12.73%) Veritas
9 7 (12.73%) Oracle
10 5 (9.09%) SAP
10 5 (9.09%) Lotus
11 4 (7.27%) Juniper
11 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
12 3 (5.45%) Crossbeam
12 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
Watford
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + overtime, pension, life
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago