The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford 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 30 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 15 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.17% 0.56% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.32% 4.76% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Average salary £42,500 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £26,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £29,600 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SAN
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 42 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 15.83% 11.83% 22.12%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 68
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £20,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SAN
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

SAN Salary Trend in Bradford

SAN
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bradford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 (95.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (87.50%) Firewall
2 21 (87.50%) DNS
3 20 (83.33%) UNIX
3 20 (83.33%) Shell Script
4 19 (79.17%) HP
4 19 (79.17%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (79.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 18 (75.00%) Business Continuity
5 18 (75.00%) TCP/IP
6 15 (62.50%) Red Hat
6 15 (62.50%) Oracle
6 15 (62.50%) Linux
6 15 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (58.33%) HPUX
7 14 (58.33%) Service Management
8 12 (50.00%) Load Balancing
9 11 (45.83%) VMware
9 11 (45.83%) HP StorageWorks
9 11 (45.83%) Windows
10 9 (37.50%) 3PAR
10 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
11 7 (29.17%) Replication
11 7 (29.17%) Capacity Management
11 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (29.17%) VMware ESX
12 6 (25.00%) Finance
13 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
13 5 (20.83%) Cisco
13 5 (20.83%) Microsoft

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.33%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) DNS
1 21 (87.50%) Firewall
2 18 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (41.67%) Technical Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 10 (41.67%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (37.50%) Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) HPUX Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.17%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) HP StorageWorks
2 7 (29.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) UNIX
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (58.33%) HPUX
4 11 (45.83%) Windows
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (79.17%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (79.17%) Performance Monitoring
3 18 (75.00%) Business Continuity
4 14 (58.33%) Service Management
5 12 (50.00%) Load Balancing
6 7 (29.17%) Capacity Management
7 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.33%) C
2 2 (8.33%) C++
2 2 (8.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCSE
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware ESX
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) OpenView
1 2 (8.33%) HP NNM
1 2 (8.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) HP
2 15 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 15 (62.50%) Oracle
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 9 (37.50%) 3PAR
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Micro Focus
6 2 (8.33%) Brocade