The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 16 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 5.08% 5.17% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 50.00% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +71.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 25.42% 10.34% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 11
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +109.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

SAN
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

SAN Salary Trend in Bridgend

SAN
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco