The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 69 68 69
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.47% 2.28% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.92% 10.11% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 24
Median salary £24,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.47% +8.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23%  

SAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 61 178 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 9.50% 22.53% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 50 168 140
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing SAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Bedfordshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for SAN in Bedfordshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Bedfordshire

SAN
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +7 3 £24,000 -61.60%
SAN
East of England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 20 (64.52%) IBM
2 18 (58.06%) PCI DSS
3 14 (45.16%) Data Management
4 13 (41.94%) Performance Management
4 13 (41.94%) Cisco
4 13 (41.94%) ITIL
4 13 (41.94%) EMC
5 12 (38.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (35.48%) Unix
6 11 (35.48%) High Availability
7 10 (32.26%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (32.26%) Brocade
7 10 (32.26%) Flash
8 9 (29.03%) FCoE
8 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
9 7 (22.58%) iSeries
9 7 (22.58%) VMware
10 6 (19.35%) AIX
10 6 (19.35%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) HP
10 6 (19.35%) Hitachi
10 6 (19.35%) NetApp
10 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
10 6 (19.35%) Presales
11 5 (16.13%) WAN
12 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
12 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
12 4 (12.90%) Mainframe
12 4 (12.90%) NetBackup

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) FCoE
2 5 (16.13%) WAN
3 4 (12.90%) Firewall
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
5 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.45%) Network Security
5 2 (6.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) Data Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) Management Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) SAN Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) SAN Storage Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Technician
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (22.58%) iSeries
3 4 (12.90%) LPAR
3 4 (12.90%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (6.45%) Replication
5 1 (3.23%) AS400
5 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.23%) HACMP
5 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Unix
2 6 (19.35%) AIX
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) OS/400
4 2 (6.45%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Data Management
2 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 13 (41.94%) Performance Management
3 12 (38.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (35.48%) High Availability
5 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
6 6 (19.35%) Presales
7 4 (12.90%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Data Encryption
8 2 (6.45%) Data Security
8 2 (6.45%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (6.45%) Logistics
8 2 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (6.45%) People Management
8 2 (6.45%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (6.45%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (6.45%) Storage Virtualisation
9 1 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (3.23%) SDLC
9 1 (3.23%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.45%) Korn
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.68%) LPIC
1 3 (9.68%) VCP6
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCDP
3 1 (3.23%) CCIE
3 1 (3.23%) CCMSE
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) CCSE
3 1 (3.23%) CCSM
3 1 (3.23%) VCAP
3 1 (3.23%) VCDX
3 1 (3.23%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (58.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.90%) PowerHA
2 3 (9.68%) SRDF
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Server
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) NetBackup
1 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (6.45%) Nagios
2 2 (6.45%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (6.45%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.23%) Linux-HA
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) IBM
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco
2 13 (41.94%) EMC
3 10 (32.26%) Brocade
4 7 (22.58%) VMware
5 6 (19.35%) Hitachi
5 6 (19.35%) HP
5 6 (19.35%) NetApp
6 4 (12.90%) Veeam
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.45%) 3Com
8 2 (6.45%) Apple
8 2 (6.45%) FalconStor
8 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
8 2 (6.45%) LANDesk
9 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.23%) Citrix
9 1 (3.23%) Intel
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago