Period
to 27 January 2020

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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 100 116 100
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16 -23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 43 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.04% 1.48% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.40% 10.00% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 48
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £39,250 £37,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £127,500 £62,500 £62,700
South East median annual salary £44,750 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.70% -2.22% -5.26%

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 321 370 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 15.20% 14.82% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 231 325 249
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,100 £22,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 27 January 2020.

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 27 January 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
Gatwick +8 18 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Horsham - 14 £65,000 - 5
Crawley -13 7 £125,000 +150.00%
East Grinstead - 1 £40,500 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £57,500 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £31,000 -
Chichester - 1 £35,000 -
SAN
South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SAN.

1 34 (79.07%) Cisco
2 30 (69.77%) WAN
3 29 (67.44%) LAN
4 27 (62.79%) Firewall
5 25 (58.14%) VMware
6 23 (53.49%) Citrix
6 23 (53.49%) Load Balancing
6 23 (53.49%) Data Centre
7 21 (48.84%) NetApp
8 20 (46.51%) TCP/IP
9 19 (44.19%) Windows
9 19 (44.19%) NAS
10 18 (41.86%) SolarWinds
10 18 (41.86%) FCoE
10 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (41.86%) CCNP
10 18 (41.86%) OSPF
10 18 (41.86%) BGP
10 18 (41.86%) Wireless
10 18 (41.86%) IPsec
10 18 (41.86%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (39.53%) Change Control
12 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (32.56%) iSCSI
13 14 (32.56%) VPN
13 14 (32.56%) VoIP
14 13 (30.23%) Unix
14 13 (30.23%) VRRP
14 13 (30.23%) CheckPoint
14 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA

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 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Office 365
2 7 (16.28%) Azure
3 6 (13.95%) AWS
4 2 (4.65%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 30 (69.77%) WAN
2 29 (67.44%) LAN
3 27 (62.79%) Firewall
4 20 (46.51%) TCP/IP
5 19 (44.19%) NAS
6 18 (41.86%) BGP
6 18 (41.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (41.86%) FCoE
6 18 (41.86%) IPsec
6 18 (41.86%) OSPF
6 18 (41.86%) Wireless
7 14 (32.56%) iSCSI
7 14 (32.56%) VoIP
7 14 (32.56%) VPN
8 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (30.23%) HSRP
8 13 (30.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (30.23%) Multicast
8 13 (30.23%) VRRP
9 11 (25.58%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Architect
2 8 (18.60%) Storage Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) IT Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Juniper Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Network Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Network Technical Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) Data Centre
2 13 (30.23%) Replication
3 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
4 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (11.63%) Clustering
5 5 (11.63%) Mainframe
5 5 (11.63%) PKI
6 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 13 (30.23%) Unix
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.63%) Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.98%) Solaris
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Load Balancing
2 17 (39.53%) Change Control
3 13 (30.23%) Mentoring
3 13 (30.23%) Network Monitoring
3 13 (30.23%) Network Optimisation
4 11 (25.58%) Information Security
4 11 (25.58%) ITIL
4 11 (25.58%) Statistics
5 8 (18.60%) Availability Management
5 8 (18.60%) Capacity Management
5 8 (18.60%) Vendor Relationship Management
6 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (13.95%) Business Continuity
7 6 (13.95%) Due Diligence
7 6 (13.95%) Service Management
7 6 (13.95%) Time Management
8 5 (11.63%) Architectural Design
8 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure as Code
8 5 (11.63%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) C
2 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.30%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) CCNP
1 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (23.26%) Degree
3 5 (11.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.93%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (11.63%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.98%) XenApp
7 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (11.63%) SCCM
1 5 (11.63%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 34 (79.07%) Cisco
2 25 (58.14%) VMware
3 23 (53.49%) Citrix
4 21 (48.84%) NetApp
5 18 (41.86%) SolarWinds
6 13 (30.23%) CheckPoint
7 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
8 8 (18.60%) Brocade
8 8 (18.60%) Isilon
9 6 (13.95%) Barracuda Networks
9 6 (13.95%) HP
10 5 (11.63%) 3PAR
10 5 (11.63%) F5
10 5 (11.63%) Forcepoint
10 5 (11.63%) Hitachi
10 5 (11.63%) Juniper
10 5 (11.63%) Palo Alto
10 5 (11.63%) ServiceNow
10 5 (11.63%) Splunk
11 3 (6.98%) Open-E