The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 50 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 20 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.40% 5.00% 4.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.49% 16.50% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 16
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
138 103 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.47% 30.29% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 103 82 64
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
SAN
Hertfordshire

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 23 April 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Watford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 24 (75.00%) HP
2 23 (71.88%) NetApp
3 21 (65.63%) VMware
4 20 (62.50%) EMC
5 19 (59.38%) IBM
5 19 (59.38%) Windows
5 19 (59.38%) Hyper-V
6 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
6 17 (53.13%) Firewall
7 15 (46.88%) Citrix
8 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (43.75%) Migration
8 14 (43.75%) XenApp
8 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (43.75%) XenDesktop
8 14 (43.75%) vSphere
8 14 (43.75%) MCITP
8 14 (43.75%) iSCSI
9 13 (40.63%) Time Management
9 13 (40.63%) SCOM
9 13 (40.63%) NAS
9 13 (40.63%) VPN
9 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
10 12 (37.50%) Cisco
11 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (31.25%) CCNP
11 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
12 9 (28.13%) CCNA
12 9 (28.13%) 3PAR
12 9 (28.13%) NCDA

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 9 (28.13%) Lync
3 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (25.00%) SAS
3 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) Firewall
2 14 (43.75%) iSCSI
3 13 (40.63%) NAS
3 13 (40.63%) VPN
4 8 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 5 (15.63%) LAN
6 3 (9.38%) VoIP
6 3 (9.38%) WAN
7 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.13%) DNS
7 1 (3.13%) VLAN
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Consultant
2 13 (40.63%) Technical Consultant
3 11 (34.38%) Project Engineer
3 11 (34.38%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Storage Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Storage Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Support Manager
7 2 (6.25%) IT Support Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.25%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (6.25%) IT Support
7 2 (6.25%) Backup Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Storage Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) CLARiiON
1 3 (9.38%) Symmetrix
1 3 (9.38%) EMC Centera
1 3 (9.38%) Celerra
1 3 (9.38%) Symmetrix DMX
2 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.25%) EPoS
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) UNIX
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Migration
2 13 (40.63%) Time Management
3 8 (25.00%) Network Design
4 5 (15.63%) High Availability
5 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Test Management
6 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security
6 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (43.75%) MCITP
2 10 (31.25%) CCNP
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (28.13%) CCNA
3 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (28.13%) NCDA
4 8 (25.00%) NCIE
4 8 (25.00%) VCAP
4 8 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) ISEB
6 1 (3.13%) CCA
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.13%) HNC
6 1 (3.13%) HND
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Hyper-V
2 14 (43.75%) XenApp
2 14 (43.75%) XenDesktop
2 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (43.75%) vSphere
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (18.75%) XenServer
5 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.13%) SRDF
6 1 (3.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) SCOM
2 9 (28.13%) SCCM
3 4 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) HP
2 23 (71.88%) NetApp
3 21 (65.63%) VMware
4 20 (62.50%) EMC
5 19 (59.38%) IBM
6 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
7 15 (46.88%) Citrix
8 12 (37.50%) Cisco
9 9 (28.13%) 3PAR
10 8 (25.00%) WatchGuard
10 8 (25.00%) Juniper
10 8 (25.00%) Dell
11 4 (12.50%) Oracle
12 3 (9.38%) SAP
12 3 (9.38%) Brocade
13 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
13 2 (6.25%) Avaya
14 1 (3.13%) Hitachi
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Upto 30%
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago