The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 20 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 6.90% 5.59% 7.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.51% 28.13% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 11
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% +27.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
SAN
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 33.62% 19.88% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 32
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £26,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

SAN
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

SAN Salary Trend in Abingdon

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
1 23 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 18 (78.26%) Veeam
2 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (78.26%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (78.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (78.26%) Technical Architecture
2 18 (78.26%) Load Balancing
2 18 (78.26%) Network Security
2 18 (78.26%) Project Management
2 18 (78.26%) WAN
2 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) Juniper
2 18 (78.26%) CommVault
3 17 (73.91%) VMware
3 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (60.87%) Public Cloud
5 13 (56.52%) Hyper-V
6 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (43.48%) Network Design
6 10 (43.48%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (43.48%) Dell
6 10 (43.48%) SMTP
7 9 (39.13%) Internet
8 8 (34.78%) Perl
8 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
8 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
9 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (78.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (78.26%) Network Security
2 18 (78.26%) WAN
3 10 (43.48%) SMTP
4 9 (39.13%) Internet
5 5 (21.74%) IP Telephony
5 5 (21.74%) OSPF
5 5 (21.74%) BGP
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Systems Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Technical Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Development Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Development Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Storage Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Storage Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Development Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Public Cloud
2 5 (21.74%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (73.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 5 (21.74%) UNIX
4 4 (17.39%) CentOS
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Technical Architecture
1 18 (78.26%) Load Balancing
1 18 (78.26%) Project Management
2 10 (43.48%) Network Design
2 10 (43.48%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Perl
1 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
1 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (78.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Hyper-V
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (21.74%) Icinga
1 5 (21.74%) Nagios
1 5 (21.74%) Legato
2 4 (17.39%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Veeam
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco
1 18 (78.26%) Juniper
1 18 (78.26%) CommVault
2 17 (73.91%) VMware
3 10 (43.48%) Dell
4 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
4 5 (21.74%) Avaya