The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 86 71 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -12
Permanent jobs citing SAN 28 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.11% 2.82% 3.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.07% 14.66% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 35
Average salary £48,750 £35,250 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.29% -6.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £26,500 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £45,200 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
253 232 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.09% 19.25% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 217 204 150
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SAN
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

SAN Salary Trend in West Sussex

SAN
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in West Sussex

SAN
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -3 16 £60,000 +50.00%
Gatwick -14 3 £45,000 +26.76%
SAN
South East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 60 (76.92%) Windows
2 56 (71.79%) VMware
3 50 (64.10%) WAN
3 50 (64.10%) Microsoft
4 45 (57.69%) Firewall
5 44 (56.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 43 (55.13%) Active Directory
7 42 (53.85%) LAN
8 41 (52.56%) HP
9 34 (43.59%) Citrix
10 33 (42.31%) Cisco
10 33 (42.31%) MS Exchange
11 30 (38.46%) TCP/IP
12 28 (35.90%) Lync
13 27 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
13 27 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
13 27 (34.62%) SCCM
14 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
14 23 (29.49%) Clustering
15 22 (28.21%) Hyper-V
15 22 (28.21%) Data Centre
16 21 (26.92%) DHCP
16 21 (26.92%) DNS
17 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
18 19 (24.36%) Load Balancing
19 16 (20.51%) XenApp
20 15 (19.23%) ITIL
20 15 (19.23%) IIS
20 15 (19.23%) VMware ESX
21 14 (17.95%) SCOM

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 33 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 28 (35.90%) Lync
3 27 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (19.23%) IIS
5 13 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Office 365
2 4 (5.13%) Symantec.cloud
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.28%) PaaS
4 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (64.10%) WAN
2 45 (57.69%) Firewall
3 42 (53.85%) LAN
4 30 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 21 (26.92%) DNS
5 21 (26.92%) DHCP
6 12 (15.38%) NAS
7 11 (14.10%) VLAN
8 10 (12.82%) iSCSI
9 8 (10.26%) Unified Communications
10 6 (7.69%) VPN
11 4 (5.13%) VoIP
11 4 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (5.13%) BIG-IP
11 4 (5.13%) DEFINITY
11 4 (5.13%) Internet
11 4 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (3.85%) Wireless
13 2 (2.56%) Network Security
14 1 (1.28%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.13%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (41.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (12.82%) Architect
3 9 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Technical Manager
4 7 (8.97%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Operations Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.13%) Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) Web Services
2 9 (11.54%) .NET
3 2 (2.56%) JMS
3 2 (2.56%) Middleware
3 2 (2.56%) JDBC
4 1 (1.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.49%) Clustering
2 22 (28.21%) Data Centre
3 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
5 7 (8.97%) AS400
6 5 (6.41%) Replication
7 4 (5.13%) Thin Client
7 4 (5.13%) Fat Client
8 3 (3.85%) Mainframe
9 2 (2.56%) iPad
9 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 60 (76.92%) Windows
2 27 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (11.54%) UNIX
4 9 (11.54%) Linux
5 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.41%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.13%) HPUX
8 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.28%) CentOS
10 1 (1.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) Load Balancing
2 15 (19.23%) ITIL
3 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.67%) High Availability
4 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 12 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (14.10%) Service Management
5 11 (14.10%) WAN Optimisation
5 11 (14.10%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (12.82%) Business Continuity
6 10 (12.82%) Network Architecture
7 9 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (11.54%) Release Management
7 9 (11.54%) Information Security
7 9 (11.54%) Patch Management
7 9 (11.54%) Data Centre Operations
8 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (8.97%) Performance Management
8 7 (8.97%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.10%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) C
2 4 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (12.82%) CCNA
2 7 (8.97%) MCP
2 7 (8.97%) MCSE
3 3 (3.85%) MCSA
3 3 (3.85%) CCIE
4 2 (2.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.28%) SSCP
5 1 (1.28%) CISM
5 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) ISEB
5 1 (1.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 6 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (56.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (55.13%) Active Directory
3 22 (28.21%) Hyper-V
4 16 (20.51%) XenApp
5 15 (19.23%) VMware ESX
6 11 (14.10%) ISA Server
6 11 (14.10%) Forefront TMG
7 10 (12.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (8.97%) XenServer
9 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
10 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.56%) NFS
11 1 (1.28%) vCloud
11 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (34.62%) SCCM
2 14 (17.95%) SCOM
3 13 (16.67%) WSUS
4 11 (14.10%) HP Data Protector
5 10 (12.82%) SCSM
6 9 (11.54%) ARCserve
7 4 (5.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (2.56%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.28%) WMI
9 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 56 (71.79%) VMware
2 50 (64.10%) Microsoft
3 41 (52.56%) HP
4 34 (43.59%) Citrix
5 33 (42.31%) Cisco
6 13 (16.67%) Dell
6 13 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
7 11 (14.10%) Riverbed
8 9 (11.54%) Sophos
8 9 (11.54%) Lumension
9 8 (10.26%) 3PAR
10 7 (8.97%) 3Com
10 7 (8.97%) SolarWinds
10 7 (8.97%) Intel
10 7 (8.97%) Juniper
10 7 (8.97%) NetApp
11 5 (6.41%) Symantec
11 5 (6.41%) Meraki
12 4 (5.13%) Fortinet
12 4 (5.13%) CheckPoint