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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 56 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 19 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.25% 4.68% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.75% 14.62% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 5
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £43,000 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £50,000 £50,000
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 Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
149 171 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.47% 32.02% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 89 106 56
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,450 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Watford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 25 (78.13%) VMware
2 24 (75.00%) NAS
3 21 (65.63%) Hyper-V
4 19 (59.38%) Data Centre
5 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (53.13%) Migration
6 16 (50.00%) Replication
6 16 (50.00%) Cisco
7 15 (46.88%) Linux
8 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (40.63%) IaaS
9 13 (40.63%) Clustering
10 12 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
10 12 (37.50%) Windows
10 12 (37.50%) IBM
10 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
11 10 (31.25%) ITIL
11 10 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (31.25%) BMC
11 10 (31.25%) BMC PATROL
11 10 (31.25%) vMotion
11 10 (31.25%) Enterprise Storage
11 10 (31.25%) VMware ESX
11 10 (31.25%) iSCSI
11 10 (31.25%) Brocade
12 8 (25.00%) Capacity Management
13 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (21.88%) HP
14 6 (18.75%) DNS
14 6 (18.75%) NetIQ

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (9.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (40.63%) IaaS
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (75.00%) NAS
2 12 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (31.25%) iSCSI
4 6 (18.75%) VLAN
4 6 (18.75%) DNS
5 5 (15.63%) DHCP
6 4 (12.50%) ADSL
6 4 (12.50%) LAN
6 4 (12.50%) 3G
6 4 (12.50%) MPLS
6 4 (12.50%) VRRP
6 4 (12.50%) Firewall
6 4 (12.50%) Wireless
6 4 (12.50%) BIG-IP
6 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 4 (12.50%) VPN
6 4 (12.50%) HSRP
6 4 (12.50%) GLBP
6 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 4 (12.50%) Games
3 3 (9.38%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Architect
2 10 (31.25%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Storage Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Storage Manager
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Storage Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) Data Centre
2 16 (50.00%) Replication
3 13 (40.63%) Clustering
4 10 (31.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (18.75%) EMC VNX
5 6 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (12.50%) Celerra
7 2 (6.25%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (3.13%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (15.63%) VMS
4 2 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
5 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Migration
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Network Design
5 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Data Management
6 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 4 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.25%) Release Management
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.13%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (3.13%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
1 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (6.25%) CCNP
3 2 (6.25%) IBM Certification
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Hyper-V
2 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (31.25%) VMware ESX
4 3 (9.38%) vCloud
5 2 (6.25%) NFS
5 2 (6.25%) SRDF
5 2 (6.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (6.25%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) vMotion
1 10 (31.25%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (12.50%) Cacti
3 2 (6.25%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (6.25%) SnapMirror
3 2 (6.25%) SnapVault
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) VMware
2 16 (50.00%) Cisco
3 12 (37.50%) IBM
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) BMC
4 10 (31.25%) Brocade
5 7 (21.88%) HP
6 6 (18.75%) Hitachi
6 6 (18.75%) NetIQ
7 5 (15.63%) Juniper
8 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.50%) Crossbeam
8 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds
8 4 (12.50%) 3PAR
8 4 (12.50%) F5
9 3 (9.38%) EMC
10 2 (6.25%) NetApp
10 2 (6.25%) Oracle
10 2 (6.25%) SAP
10 2 (6.25%) Fujitsu
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & PENSION
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & PENSION
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Up to £55,000 per annum + £5k Car Al
Posted: 6 days ago