The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 47 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 21 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.30% 3.28% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.28% 9.78% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 7
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,150 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -4.70%
SAN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
171 184 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 35.04% 33.58% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 146 125 108
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bracknell

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (96.00%) Windows
3 22 (88.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
5 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
6 16 (64.00%) Finance
6 16 (64.00%) Hyper-V
7 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (52.00%) iSCSI
8 12 (48.00%) Citrix
9 11 (44.00%) XenApp
10 9 (36.00%) XenDesktop
10 9 (36.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (36.00%) SCCM
10 9 (36.00%) SCOM
10 9 (36.00%) Firewall
10 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
11 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
11 8 (32.00%) Cisco
11 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
12 7 (28.00%) NHS
12 7 (28.00%) NAS
12 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
13 6 (24.00%) ITIL
13 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
13 6 (24.00%) DNS
14 5 (20.00%) Tomcat

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (20.00%) IIS
1 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Lync
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) iSCSI
2 9 (36.00%) Firewall
3 7 (28.00%) NAS
4 6 (24.00%) DNS
5 5 (20.00%) DHCP
6 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
7 3 (12.00%) Network Security
8 2 (8.00%) Skype
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
9 1 (4.00%) FCoE
9 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (4.00%) LAN
9 1 (4.00%) SSH
9 1 (4.00%) SSL
9 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
9 1 (4.00%) VoIP
9 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Legal
3 4 (16.00%) Law
4 2 (8.00%) Games
4 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) SAN Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Project Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) IT Manager
6 4 (16.00%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) Technical Support
6 4 (16.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) SAN Support
7 3 (12.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (28.00%) NHS
3 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (12.00%) Replication
5 2 (8.00%) Clustering
6 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (4.00%) e-Health
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.00%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Budget Control
3 4 (16.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.00%) Data Management
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Perl
2 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) CCA
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (64.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (44.00%) XenApp
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (36.00%) XenDesktop
6 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
7 5 (20.00%) vSphere
8 4 (16.00%) XenServer
9 2 (8.00%) VMware Server
10 1 (4.00%) NFS
10 1 (4.00%) Samba
10 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) SCCM
1 9 (36.00%) SCOM
2 4 (16.00%) EdgeSight
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) Citrix
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) AppSense
6 3 (12.00%) CommVault
6 3 (12.00%) EMC
6 3 (12.00%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (12.00%) Veeam
6 3 (12.00%) Veritas
7 2 (8.00%) Google
8 1 (4.00%) Avaya
8 1 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (4.00%) CA
8 1 (4.00%) IBM
8 1 (4.00%) NetApp
8 1 (4.00%) Symantec