Period
to 24 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 6 months to 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 75 74
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1 +14
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 11 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Essex 0.59% 1.31% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 10.00% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 21
Median annual salary £50,000 £34,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.88% -13.13% -20.00%
10th Percentile £35,250 £31,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £66,750 £57,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +1.41%

SAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 83 110 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 16.34% 13.14% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 54 86 114
Median annual salary £40,000 £34,375 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.36% +5.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,720 £21,825
90th Percentile £58,375 £59,375 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Essex

SAN
Salary Trend in Essex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAN in Essex.

Salary trend for SAN in Essex

SAN
Salary Histogram in Essex

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAN in Essex over the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

Salary histogram for SAN in Essex

SAN
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harlow 0 1 £35,000 -36.36%
Basildon - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £65,000 -
SAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for SAN.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2016
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) ADSI
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) ERP

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2017
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2019
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ADSI
1 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Eurex
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2016
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Client Onboarding
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Roadmap
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (33.33%) CQG
3 1 (33.33%) Dot Hill
3 1 (33.33%) Fidessa
3 1 (33.33%) ION Trading
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Patsystems
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Reuters
3 1 (33.33%) Trayport