The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 57 55 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing SAN 4 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.81% 2.82% 6.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 12.17% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 30
Median salary £45,000 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
98 115 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.76% 23.19% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 67 61 140
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for SAN.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) 3PAR
4 5 (50.00%) EqualLogic
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) vSphere
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Dell
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Avaya
5 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (40.00%) Network Design
5 4 (40.00%) Spread Betting
5 4 (40.00%) Network Security
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 4 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Server Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 4 (40.00%) Spread Betting
3 2 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SANS
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) 3PAR
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Avaya
4 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (40.00%) Dell
4 4 (40.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) Brocade
6 2 (20.00%) EMC
7 1 (10.00%) NetApp
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle