The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - 26 23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 0 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 2.17% 6.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 21.74% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 13
Average salary - £37,500 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
SAN
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 23 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.01% 10.00% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 36
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +10.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SAN
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

SAN Salary Trend in Aberdeen

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) NetApp
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago