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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 59 50 41
Rank change year-on-year -9 -9  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.88% 1.03% 4.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.39% 4.38% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 10
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Watford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 114 137 119
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 20.14% 23.58% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 81 112 80
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Watford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Watford region with a requirement for SAN.

1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) NetApp
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
5 8 (57.14%) DHCP
5 8 (57.14%) VPN
5 8 (57.14%) DNS
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco
5 8 (57.14%) Mac OS X
5 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (57.14%) HP
5 8 (57.14%) Dell
5 8 (57.14%) Citrix
5 8 (57.14%) Firewall
5 8 (57.14%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) Backup Exec
5 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity
5 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
5 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (57.14%) Skype for Business
5 8 (57.14%) Unified Communications
5 8 (57.14%) Veeam
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (57.14%) Office 365
5 8 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (57.14%) Mimecast
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 8 (57.14%) Web Filtering

SAN
Top Related 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 8 (57.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (57.14%) Mimecast
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) IaaS
2 4 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) DHCP
1 8 (57.14%) DNS
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
1 8 (57.14%) Unified Communications
1 8 (57.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Support
2 7 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 7 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technology Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Mac OS X
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) OpenVMS
4 4 (28.57%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 8 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (57.14%) Web Filtering
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 4 (28.57%) ITSM
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) NetApp
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) Citrix
3 8 (57.14%) Dell
3 8 (57.14%) HP
3 8 (57.14%) Veeam
3 8 (57.14%) VMware