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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 32 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 16 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.37% 0.55% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 4.65% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 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 £35,000 £26,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
60 43 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 16.39% 11.81% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 72
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £20,000 £32,500
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 2 September 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bradford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (92.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (84.00%) Firewall
2 21 (84.00%) DNS
3 20 (80.00%) Shell Script
3 20 (80.00%) UNIX
4 19 (76.00%) TCP/IP
4 19 (76.00%) HP
4 19 (76.00%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (76.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 18 (72.00%) Business Continuity
6 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (60.00%) Red Hat
6 15 (60.00%) Oracle
6 15 (60.00%) Linux
7 14 (56.00%) HPUX
7 14 (56.00%) Service Management
8 12 (48.00%) Windows
8 12 (48.00%) Load Balancing
8 12 (48.00%) VMware
9 11 (44.00%) HP StorageWorks
10 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
11 9 (36.00%) 3PAR
12 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
13 7 (28.00%) Replication
13 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (28.00%) Capacity Management
14 6 (24.00%) Finance
14 6 (24.00%) Cisco
14 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
14 6 (24.00%) SQL Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (8.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.00%) Tuxedo
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) DNS
1 21 (84.00%) Firewall
2 19 (76.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 10 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (36.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) HPUX Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.00%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) HP StorageWorks
2 7 (28.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) UNIX
2 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (56.00%) HPUX
4 12 (48.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (76.00%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (76.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 18 (72.00%) Business Continuity
4 14 (56.00%) Service Management
5 12 (48.00%) Load Balancing
6 7 (28.00%) Capacity Management
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (16.00%) Line Management
9 2 (8.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) C
2 2 (8.00%) C++
2 2 (8.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) MCSE
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
3 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) OpenView
1 2 (8.00%) HP NNM
1 2 (8.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) HP
2 15 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 15 (60.00%) Oracle
3 12 (48.00%) VMware
4 9 (36.00%) 3PAR
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) Micro Focus
6 2 (8.00%) Brocade
7 1 (4.00%) Veeam