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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 50 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 17 19 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.19% 4.16% 9.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.14% 11.66% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 14
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
140 163 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 26.27% 35.67% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 95 121 130
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015, 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 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 18 (54.55%) Cisco
3 18 (54.55%) VMware
4 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
5 15 (45.45%) Linux
5 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
6 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (42.42%) DNS
7 13 (39.39%) DHCP
7 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (39.39%) Oracle
8 12 (36.36%) Windows XP
8 12 (36.36%) Citrix
9 11 (33.33%) HP
9 11 (33.33%) Incident Management
10 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (30.30%) Problem Management
11 9 (27.27%) Firewall
11 9 (27.27%) VMware ESX
11 9 (27.27%) ITIL
11 9 (27.27%) UNIX
12 8 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
13 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
13 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
13 7 (21.21%) MS Excel

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) JBoss
3 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 6 (18.18%) Live Communications Server
3 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.03%) GroupWise
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) DNS
2 13 (39.39%) DHCP
3 9 (27.27%) Firewall
4 8 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (18.18%) NAS
5 6 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 6 (18.18%) Wireshark
5 6 (18.18%) iSCSI
6 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.09%) LAN
6 3 (9.09%) WAN
7 1 (3.03%) POP3
7 1 (3.03%) SMTP
7 1 (3.03%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) OLAP
2 6 (18.18%) MS Access
2 6 (18.18%) OLTP
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle OLAP
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Support Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Technical Support
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Technical Support Team Leader
6 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Team Leader
6 4 (12.12%) Technical Team Leader
6 4 (12.12%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Architect
8 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 1 (3.03%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) J2EE
1 6 (18.18%) JDBC
1 6 (18.18%) JSP
1 6 (18.18%) Servlets
1 6 (18.18%) XML
1 6 (18.18%) J2SE
1 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
1 6 (18.18%) JPA
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Statistics
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 6 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (18.18%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Linux
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 9 (27.27%) UNIX
7 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 10 (30.30%) Problem Management
3 9 (27.27%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) OO
4 6 (18.18%) OOD
4 6 (18.18%) ETL
4 6 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 6 (18.18%) Workflow
4 6 (18.18%) Time Management
4 6 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 6 (18.18%) Data Mapping
4 6 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
6 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
6 4 (12.12%) Coaching
7 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.18%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) CCA
2 6 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.15%) CCNP
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) ISEB
5 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) CCIE
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.03%) RHCE
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.03%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (27.27%) VMware ESX
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (18.18%) Terminal Services
5 6 (18.18%) XenApp
5 6 (18.18%) XenServer
5 6 (18.18%) XenDesktop
6 4 (12.12%) vSphere
7 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (9.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) NetBackup
1 7 (21.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
1 7 (21.21%) SCOM
2 6 (18.18%) Unicenter
2 6 (18.18%) Netcool
2 6 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (18.18%) EdgeSight
3 3 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) Cisco
2 18 (54.55%) VMware
3 13 (39.39%) Oracle
4 12 (36.36%) Citrix
5 11 (33.33%) HP
6 7 (21.21%) EMC
6 7 (21.21%) Veritas
7 6 (18.18%) AppSense
7 6 (18.18%) Meridio
7 6 (18.18%) Juniper
8 5 (15.15%) IBM
8 5 (15.15%) F5
9 4 (12.12%) Dell
10 3 (9.09%) Symantec
11 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
12 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (3.03%) NetApp
12 1 (3.03%) Novell
12 1 (3.03%) Brocade