The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 67 60 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -31
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.19% 2.73% 7.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 7.45% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 9
Average salary £49,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,762 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.21%
Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 188 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.59% 36.72% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 152 147 109
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Berkshire

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SAN
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

SAN Salary Trend in Bracknell

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 19 (86.36%) VMware
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
3 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (54.55%) CCNP
6 11 (50.00%) VMware ESX
7 10 (45.45%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (40.91%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (40.91%) HP
9 8 (36.36%) Dell
9 8 (36.36%) EMC
9 8 (36.36%) Hitachi
9 8 (36.36%) NetApp
9 8 (36.36%) IBM
9 8 (36.36%) Sun
10 7 (31.82%) Firewall
11 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
12 5 (22.73%) Network Security
12 5 (22.73%) F5
12 5 (22.73%) CCNA
12 5 (22.73%) Juniper
12 5 (22.73%) Internet
12 5 (22.73%) SSL
12 5 (22.73%) HTTP
12 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
12 5 (22.73%) VPN
12 5 (22.73%) DNS
12 5 (22.73%) HTTPS
13 4 (18.18%) CCIE
13 4 (18.18%) Windows

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (31.82%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) Network Security
3 5 (22.73%) Internet
3 5 (22.73%) SSL
3 5 (22.73%) HTTP
3 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 5 (22.73%) VPN
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) HTTPS
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.64%) NAS
6 2 (9.09%) LAN
6 2 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) OSPF
6 2 (9.09%) BGP
6 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 2 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (13.64%) OLAP
1 3 (13.64%) OLTP
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) JPA
1 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
1 3 (13.64%) J2SE
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
1 3 (13.64%) JDBC
1 3 (13.64%) JSP
1 3 (13.64%) Servlets
1 3 (13.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.64%) Data Mapping
3 3 (13.64%) Product Management
3 3 (13.64%) Analytics
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
3 3 (13.64%) Benchmarking
3 3 (13.64%) Workflow
3 3 (13.64%) OO
3 3 (13.64%) OOD
3 3 (13.64%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
1 3 (13.64%) Java
1 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (54.55%) CCNP
3 5 (22.73%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) CCIE
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (9.09%) CCSP
6 2 (9.09%) CCIP
7 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
3 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
3 2 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (9.09%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) VMware
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
3 9 (40.91%) HP
4 8 (36.36%) Dell
4 8 (36.36%) EMC
4 8 (36.36%) Hitachi
4 8 (36.36%) NetApp
4 8 (36.36%) IBM
4 8 (36.36%) Sun
5 5 (22.73%) F5
5 5 (22.73%) Juniper
6 3 (13.64%) JBoss
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Brocade
8 1 (4.55%) Citrix