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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 16 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 2.99% 2.00% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 7.14% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £37,250 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
18 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 26.87% 28.00% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 6
Average salary £27,500 £36,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.65% -23.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £55,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bridgend

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 4 September 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%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) BMC
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Change Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (25.00%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle