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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 64 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.89% 4.16% 4.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.03% 11.67% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 13
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -15.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
199 180 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.62% 35.64% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 111 125 132
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 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 13 (61.90%) DNS
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Citrix
4 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 10 (47.62%) HP
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 10 (47.62%) Windows XP
4 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
4 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
4 10 (47.62%) NetBackup
5 9 (42.86%) Firewall
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco
5 9 (42.86%) Oracle
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) CCNP
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (42.86%) EMC
6 8 (38.10%) Netcool
6 8 (38.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 8 (38.10%) Veritas
6 8 (38.10%) Unicenter
6 8 (38.10%) Thin Client
6 8 (38.10%) MS Office
6 8 (38.10%) MS Access
6 8 (38.10%) DHCP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (38.10%) Live Communications Server
2 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (19.05%) IIS
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) DNS
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) DHCP
4 7 (33.33%) Network Security
5 5 (23.81%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (23.81%) HTTP
5 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 5 (23.81%) HTTPS
5 5 (23.81%) SSL
5 5 (23.81%) Internet
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (9.52%) VLAN
8 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) MS Access
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) OLTP
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (4.76%) OLAP
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) JDBC
1 1 (4.76%) JSP
1 1 (4.76%) Servlets
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) J2SE
1 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.76%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Thin Client
1 8 (38.10%) Statistics
1 8 (38.10%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
1 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
2 10 (47.62%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Problem Management
1 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
2 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.52%) Content Management
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
5 1 (4.76%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CCNP
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.52%) CCIP
5 2 (9.52%) CCSP
6 1 (4.76%) MCSE
6 1 (4.76%) CCIE
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
3 2 (9.52%) ISA Server
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
3 2 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (9.52%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) NetBackup
2 8 (38.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 8 (38.10%) Unicenter
2 8 (38.10%) Netcool
2 8 (38.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 2 (9.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Citrix
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) HP
4 9 (42.86%) Oracle
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco
4 9 (42.86%) EMC
5 8 (38.10%) Meridio
5 8 (38.10%) Veritas
6 5 (23.81%) Juniper
6 5 (23.81%) F5
7 3 (14.29%) Fujitsu
8 2 (9.52%) Symantec
9 1 (4.76%) Hitachi
9 1 (4.76%) NetApp
9 1 (4.76%) IBM
9 1 (4.76%) JBoss
9 1 (4.76%) Dell
9 1 (4.76%) Sun