Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 91 77
Rank change year-on-year -21 -14 +48
Permanent jobs citing SAN 33 50 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.32% 2.50% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.99% 17.24% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 49 53
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% -8.70%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,750 £36,400
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,550 £63,750
South East median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% -5.26% +5.56%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 367 290 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.70% 14.48% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 324 250 332
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £23,375 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.84%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN 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 in West Sussex.

Salary trend for SAN in West Sussex

SAN
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SAN in West Sussex

SAN
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Crawley +20 12 £50,000 +28.21%
Gatwick -11 11 £45,000 -27.42% 1
Worthing -26 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
SAN
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SAN.

1 27 (81.82%) Firewall
2 25 (75.76%) Cisco
2 25 (75.76%) TCP/IP
2 25 (75.76%) Citrix
3 20 (60.61%) LAN
3 20 (60.61%) WAN
3 20 (60.61%) Wireless
3 20 (60.61%) iSCSI
3 20 (60.61%) NAS
4 19 (57.58%) Data Centre
4 19 (57.58%) CCNP
4 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (54.55%) VoIP
5 18 (54.55%) VPN
5 18 (54.55%) IPsec
5 18 (54.55%) NetApp
5 18 (54.55%) CheckPoint
5 18 (54.55%) OSPF
5 18 (54.55%) BGP
5 18 (54.55%) VRRP
5 18 (54.55%) Network Monitoring
5 18 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 18 (54.55%) HSRP
5 18 (54.55%) FCoE
5 18 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (54.55%) Load Balancing
6 17 (51.52%) SolarWinds
6 17 (51.52%) Multicast
7 11 (33.33%) VMware
8 10 (30.30%) Office 365

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 6 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Office 365
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (18.18%) IaaS
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (81.82%) Firewall
2 25 (75.76%) TCP/IP
3 20 (60.61%) iSCSI
3 20 (60.61%) LAN
3 20 (60.61%) NAS
3 20 (60.61%) WAN
3 20 (60.61%) Wireless
4 18 (54.55%) BGP
4 18 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (54.55%) FCoE
4 18 (54.55%) HSRP
4 18 (54.55%) IPsec
4 18 (54.55%) OSPF
4 18 (54.55%) VoIP
4 18 (54.55%) VPN
4 18 (54.55%) VRRP
5 17 (51.52%) Multicast
6 9 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (18.18%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 8 (24.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) SIEM Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Azure Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Solaris Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (57.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
2 2 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
1 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Solaris
2 4 (12.12%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) AIX
3 2 (6.06%) CentOS
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (6.06%) SUSE
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Load Balancing
1 18 (54.55%) Network Monitoring
2 10 (30.30%) Network Optimisation
3 9 (27.27%) Change Control
3 9 (27.27%) ITIL
3 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.06%) Application Packaging
7 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.06%) SIEM
7 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) AWK
3 2 (6.06%) Bourne shell
3 2 (6.06%) Korn
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) CCNP
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.21%) CCNA
2 7 (21.21%) MCSE
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) OCA
4 2 (6.06%) OCP
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (6.06%) RHCE
4 2 (6.06%) RHCSA
4 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) Terminal Server
2 6 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.06%) GlusterFS
4 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (6.06%) vSphere
4 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) vCenter Server
2 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Cisco
1 25 (75.76%) Citrix
2 18 (54.55%) CheckPoint
2 18 (54.55%) NetApp
3 17 (51.52%) SolarWinds
4 11 (33.33%) VMware
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.18%) Aruba
7 4 (12.12%) HP
7 4 (12.12%) Oracle
8 2 (6.06%) Brocade
8 2 (6.06%) Centrify
8 2 (6.06%) Dell
8 2 (6.06%) EMC
8 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.06%) StorageTek
8 2 (6.06%) Sun
8 2 (6.06%) Veritas
9 1 (3.03%) Juniper