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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 42 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 22 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.41% 2.68% 3.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.31% 13.85% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 10
Average salary £31,250 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.18% +83.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £38,200 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,068 £55,000 £35,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
52 65 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 10.42% 19.35% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 49 52
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bradford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 29 (90.63%) Windows
1 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 20 (62.50%) DNS
4 20 (62.50%) Firewall
5 19 (59.38%) HP
5 19 (59.38%) MS Excel
5 19 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (53.13%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
6 17 (53.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (43.75%) Business Continuity
7 14 (43.75%) UNIX
8 13 (40.63%) VMware ESX
8 13 (40.63%) Replication
9 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
10 11 (34.38%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (34.38%) Capacity Management
11 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
11 10 (31.25%) Service Management
12 9 (28.13%) ITIL
12 9 (28.13%) SQL
13 8 (25.00%) LAN
13 8 (25.00%) WAN
13 8 (25.00%) DHCP
14 7 (21.88%) VPN
14 7 (21.88%) Finance
14 7 (21.88%) NetApp
15 6 (18.75%) Shell Script

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (59.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) DNS
1 20 (62.50%) Firewall
2 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.00%) LAN
3 8 (25.00%) WAN
3 8 (25.00%) DHCP
4 7 (21.88%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) NAS
6 3 (9.38%) Network Security
6 3 (9.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Legal
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Senior SQL DBA
8 1 (3.13%) Server Support
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Replication
2 4 (12.50%) Statistics
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) UNIX
3 4 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Performance Tuning
1 17 (53.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (43.75%) Business Continuity
3 11 (34.38%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (34.38%) Capacity Management
4 10 (31.25%) Service Management
5 9 (28.13%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) SDLC
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.25%) Assembly Language
3 2 (6.25%) COBOL
3 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.50%) MCSA
2 4 (12.50%) MCTS
2 4 (12.50%) MCITP
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.25%) PMP
3 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MCDBA
3 2 (6.25%) MCSE
3 2 (6.25%) MCP
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 19 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (40.63%) VMware ESX
4 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.25%) NFS
6 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 19 (59.38%) HP
4 7 (21.88%) NetApp
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) Mitel
7 1 (3.13%) EMC