The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 15 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 7 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.31% 2.27% 11.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.82% 12.50% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 11
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -11.76%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Communications & Networking Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 16 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 19.82% 18.18% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 21
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SAN
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Welwyn Garden City region.

SAN Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (88.89%) VMware
2 27 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (72.22%) Windows
4 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (58.33%) ITIL
6 19 (52.78%) HP
7 14 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (36.11%) SQL
8 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
9 12 (33.33%) DNS
9 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 11 (30.56%) Replication
10 11 (30.56%) DHCP
11 10 (27.78%) SLA
11 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
11 10 (27.78%) Citrix
11 10 (27.78%) SCCM
12 9 (25.00%) NAS
12 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (25.00%) NetApp
12 9 (25.00%) Cisco
12 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (25.00%) Server Hardening
12 9 (25.00%) Server Building
13 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (19.44%) Migration
14 7 (19.44%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (19.44%) Capacity Planning

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (19.44%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) DNS
2 11 (30.56%) DHCP
3 9 (25.00%) NAS
4 6 (16.67%) Firewall
5 5 (13.89%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.11%) iSCSI
7 3 (8.33%) SSL
8 2 (5.56%) SSH
8 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.78%) LAN
9 1 (2.78%) WAN
9 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) DTS
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
General
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) DBA
3 5 (13.89%) SQL DBA
3 5 (13.89%) Server Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Services Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
2 11 (30.56%) Replication
3 5 (13.89%) Clustering
4 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.56%) EMC VNX
6 2 (5.56%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.89%) Linux
6 3 (8.33%) UNIX
6 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.56%) VMS
8 1 (2.78%) AIX
8 1 (2.78%) HPUX
8 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) ITIL
2 14 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (25.00%) Server Hardening
3 9 (25.00%) Server Building
4 8 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (19.44%) Migration
5 7 (19.44%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
7 5 (13.89%) Coaching
8 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Software Deployment
9 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.33%) Change Management
9 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 3 (8.33%) Resource Management
9 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
10 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Python
2 3 (8.33%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.56%) C
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (11.11%) MCSE
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.33%) RHCE
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (19.44%) VMware ESX
4 5 (13.89%) vSphere
5 4 (11.11%) Firmware
6 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.56%) NFS
7 2 (5.56%) SRDF
7 2 (5.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (2.78%) XenApp
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM
2 4 (11.11%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) SnapMirror
3 2 (5.56%) SnapVault
4 1 (2.78%) SCOM
4 1 (2.78%) Legato
4 1 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) VMware
2 19 (52.78%) HP
3 10 (27.78%) Citrix
4 9 (25.00%) NetApp
4 9 (25.00%) Cisco
4 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.67%) Dell
6 5 (13.89%) CommVault
7 4 (11.11%) EMC
7 4 (11.11%) WatchGuard
8 3 (8.33%) Brocade
8 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.56%) Fujitsu
9 2 (5.56%) 3PAR
9 2 (5.56%) Veritas
10 1 (2.78%) Hitachi
10 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.78%) Oracle