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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 41 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.77% 1.78% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.03% 9.68% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 18
Average salary £50,000 £26,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.67% -19.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
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
37 62 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 10.25% 18.34% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 92
Average salary £35,500 £26,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.96% -27.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) VMware
3 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
4 22 (70.97%) UNIX
5 21 (67.74%) TCP/IP
5 21 (67.74%) DNS
5 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
5 21 (67.74%) Firewall
6 20 (64.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
6 20 (64.52%) MS Excel
7 19 (61.29%) HP
7 19 (61.29%) Business Continuity
7 19 (61.29%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (61.29%) Performance Monitoring
8 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (54.84%) Shell Script
10 16 (51.61%) Replication
10 16 (51.61%) Service Management
10 16 (51.61%) Capacity Management
11 14 (45.16%) VMware ESX
12 7 (22.58%) Cisco
13 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
13 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
13 4 (12.90%) SQL
13 4 (12.90%) Oracle
13 4 (12.90%) ITIL
13 4 (12.90%) HPUX
13 4 (12.90%) Linux
13 4 (12.90%) Finance

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) Lync
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (64.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) TCP/IP
1 21 (67.74%) DNS
1 21 (67.74%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) NAS
3 1 (3.23%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Analyst
2 16 (51.61%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Server Support
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Replication
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) HPUX
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (61.29%) Business Continuity
2 19 (61.29%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (61.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (51.61%) Service Management
3 16 (51.61%) Capacity Management
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Shell Script
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
2 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (45.16%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
1 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
1 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) VMware
2 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
3 19 (61.29%) HP
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle
5 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.68%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.23%) Veeam
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix