Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 69 57
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 18 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.84% 2.20% 4.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.35% 11.33% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 32
Watford median annual salary £46,500 £51,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% -7.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,400 £41,250 £41,375
90th Percentile £58,500 £55,000 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year -18.18% +15.18% -4.50%

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 Watford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 245 203 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.08% 19.44% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 182 161 161
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Watford

SAN
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for SAN in Watford

SAN
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Watford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for SAN.

1 15 (83.33%) Citrix
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) CCNA
4 8 (44.44%) HP
4 8 (44.44%) CCA
4 8 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) MCSE
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
5 7 (38.89%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (38.89%) Firewall
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Dell
5 7 (38.89%) CCNP
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
6 6 (33.33%) NetApp
6 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
7 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (27.78%) Office 365
7 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
7 5 (27.78%) Skype for Business
7 5 (27.78%) Unified Communications

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (27.78%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (27.78%) Mimecast
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (27.78%) DHCP
3 5 (27.78%) Unified Communications
3 5 (27.78%) VPN
4 4 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 4 (22.22%) VLAN
5 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.11%) IMAP
6 2 (11.11%) NAS
6 2 (11.11%) SMTP
7 1 (5.56%) LAN
7 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Consultant
1 8 (44.44%) Senior Consultant
1 8 (44.44%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 8 (44.44%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Technical Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix Technical Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Cisco Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Cisco Technical Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Citrix Consultant
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Network Consultant
3 6 (33.33%) SAN Consultant
3 6 (33.33%) Server Consultant
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Mac OS X
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.11%) CentOS
4 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (27.78%) Web Filtering
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Fault Management
5 1 (5.56%) Break/Fix
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 2 (11.11%) Korn
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CCA
1 8 (44.44%) CCNA
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (44.44%) MCSE
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 7 (38.89%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.11%) KVM
5 2 (11.11%) XenApp
5 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 2 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Citrix
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) HP
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
5 7 (38.89%) Dell
6 6 (33.33%) NetApp
7 5 (27.78%) Veeam
8 3 (16.67%) EMC
9 2 (11.11%) Meraki
10 1 (5.56%) Remedy