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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 52 53 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing SAN 12 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.21% 3.50% 5.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 13.89% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 17
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £53,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
126 144 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.20% 25.22% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 77 107 71
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Watford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (60.47%) Cisco
2 25 (58.14%) VMware
3 21 (48.84%) NAS
4 15 (34.88%) Migration
5 13 (30.23%) Citrix
6 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
6 12 (27.91%) Windows
6 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (25.58%) Brocade
7 11 (25.58%) DNS
7 11 (25.58%) Hitachi
7 11 (25.58%) EMC
8 10 (23.26%) HP
8 10 (23.26%) Solaris
8 10 (23.26%) LAN
8 10 (23.26%) Data Migration
9 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
9 9 (20.93%) SCCM
9 9 (20.93%) VLAN
9 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.93%) Sun
9 9 (20.93%) NetApp
10 8 (18.60%) IBM
10 8 (18.60%) WAN
10 8 (18.60%) UNIX
10 8 (18.60%) Replication
10 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (18.60%) Finance
10 8 (18.60%) Big Data
10 8 (18.60%) Hybrid Cloud

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (9.30%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.65%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) IaaS
1 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
1 3 (6.98%) PaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (48.84%) NAS
2 11 (25.58%) DNS
3 10 (23.26%) LAN
4 9 (20.93%) VLAN
5 8 (18.60%) WAN
6 7 (16.28%) DHCP
7 6 (13.95%) Firewall
7 6 (13.95%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (9.30%) LDAP
8 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
8 4 (9.30%) iSCSI
8 4 (9.30%) Wireless
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (6.98%) HSRP
9 3 (6.98%) GLBP
9 3 (6.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (6.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (6.98%) Multicast
9 3 (6.98%) IPsec
9 3 (6.98%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Games
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Architect
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) Storage Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Storage Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Network Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.33%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) EMC Storage Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Cloud Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Replication
1 8 (18.60%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.65%) FMCG
2 2 (4.65%) Blog
3 1 (2.33%) LPAR
3 1 (2.33%) DLPAR
3 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Solaris
3 8 (18.60%) UNIX
4 5 (11.63%) Linux
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.65%) AIX
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Migration
2 10 (23.26%) Data Migration
3 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
4 7 (16.28%) ITIL
5 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Capacity Management
6 5 (11.63%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (11.63%) Business Continuity
6 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 5 (11.63%) Change Management
6 5 (11.63%) Validation
6 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.63%) Data Validation
6 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.65%) Facility Management
9 2 (4.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.65%) Perl
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) IBM Certification
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.30%) PMP
2 4 (9.30%) PMI Certification
2 4 (9.30%) CCIE
3 3 (6.98%) CCNA
4 1 (2.33%) CCIA
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) MCITP
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) CCA
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
1 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.28%) SRDF
3 7 (16.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (16.28%) NFS
4 5 (11.63%) vSphere
5 3 (6.98%) XenApp
5 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.65%) Samba
6 2 (4.65%) Veritas File System
6 2 (4.65%) vCloud
7 1 (2.33%) PowerHA
7 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.33%) GPFS
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.98%) SCOM
2 3 (6.98%) Cacti
3 1 (2.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Cisco
2 25 (58.14%) VMware
3 13 (30.23%) Citrix
4 11 (25.58%) Brocade
4 11 (25.58%) Hitachi
4 11 (25.58%) EMC
5 10 (23.26%) HP
6 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.93%) Sun
6 9 (20.93%) NetApp
7 8 (18.60%) IBM
8 6 (13.95%) Veritas
8 6 (13.95%) Oracle
8 6 (13.95%) Fujitsu
9 5 (11.63%) Lotus
10 4 (9.30%) Juniper
10 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
10 4 (9.30%) SAP
11 3 (6.98%) F5
11 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
Watford
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 45 + good benefits upon experience
Posted: 7 days ago