The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 96 96 99
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 33 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.70% 1.55% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.48% 9.52% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 26
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £53,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
315 294 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.24% 16.32% 14.51%
Number of salaries quoted 284 183 207
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SAN
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SAN Salary Trend in Bristol

SAN
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 37 (62.71%) VMware
2 36 (61.02%) Windows
3 32 (54.24%) Active Directory
4 29 (49.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (37.29%) Hyper-V
6 21 (35.59%) HP
7 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
8 19 (32.20%) MS Exchange
8 19 (32.20%) DNS
9 18 (30.51%) DHCP
10 17 (28.81%) Citrix
10 17 (28.81%) SCCM
11 15 (25.42%) SQL
12 14 (23.73%) SLA
13 13 (22.03%) Linux
13 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (22.03%) XenApp
13 13 (22.03%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (20.34%) Cisco
14 12 (20.34%) Veeam
14 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (18.64%) Firewall
15 11 (18.64%) NAS
15 11 (18.64%) EqualLogic
15 11 (18.64%) VMware ESXi
16 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
16 10 (16.95%) ITIL
16 10 (16.95%) XenDesktop
17 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
17 9 (15.25%) SharePoint

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (32.20%) MS Exchange
2 13 (22.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.25%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.39%) nginx
6 2 (3.39%) Lync
6 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.39%) JBoss
6 2 (3.39%) Apache
7 1 (1.69%) IIS
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.69%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.69%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.39%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) DNS
2 18 (30.51%) DHCP
3 11 (18.64%) Firewall
3 11 (18.64%) NAS
4 8 (13.56%) HSRP
4 8 (13.56%) VLAN
5 7 (11.86%) Network Security
5 7 (11.86%) iSCSI
5 7 (11.86%) VPN
6 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
6 6 (10.17%) Wireless
7 5 (8.47%) LAN
8 4 (6.78%) WAN
8 4 (6.78%) Internet
9 3 (5.08%) MPLS
9 3 (5.08%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (3.39%) SSH
11 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Law
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (15.25%) Architect
3 5 (8.47%) Technical Architect
3 5 (8.47%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Administrator
4 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (6.78%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (6.78%) DBA
4 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (6.78%) Consultant
4 4 (6.78%) Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.08%) SQL DBA
6 2 (3.39%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Lead Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) COM
1 2 (3.39%) LAMP
1 2 (3.39%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) EqualLogic
2 8 (13.56%) Clustering
3 5 (8.47%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.69%) Handset
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
5 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 36 (61.02%) Windows
2 13 (22.03%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.78%) UNIX
8 3 (5.08%) Solaris
8 3 (5.08%) CentOS
8 3 (5.08%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.39%) AIX
9 2 (3.39%) Debian
10 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) ITIL
2 5 (8.47%) Performance Management
3 4 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (6.78%) Migration
4 3 (5.08%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (5.08%) TOGAF
4 3 (5.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.08%) Service Management
4 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.08%) Release Management
4 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.39%) Email Management
5 2 (3.39%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.08%) VBScript
4 3 (5.08%) VB
4 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.39%) Perl
5 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.17%) MCSE
3 5 (8.47%) Degree
4 4 (6.78%) MCITP
5 3 (5.08%) ISEB
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.39%) CCNP
6 2 (3.39%) CCNA
6 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) RHCE
7 1 (1.69%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.73%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (54.24%) Active Directory
2 29 (49.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (37.29%) Hyper-V
4 13 (22.03%) XenApp
5 11 (18.64%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (16.95%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.08%) vSphere
7 3 (5.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.39%) NFS
8 2 (3.39%) Samba
8 2 (3.39%) Squid
8 2 (3.39%) Gluster
8 2 (3.39%) KVM
8 2 (3.39%) Docker
8 2 (3.39%) RHEV
8 2 (3.39%) oVirt
8 2 (3.39%) GFS2
9 1 (1.69%) vCloud
9 1 (1.69%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 17 (28.81%) SCCM
2 6 (10.17%) SCOM
3 3 (5.08%) Nagios
3 3 (5.08%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.08%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.39%) OpenView
4 2 (3.39%) Unicenter
4 2 (3.39%) Puppet
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (3.39%) Cobbler
4 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.39%) SELinux
4 2 (3.39%) Pacemaker
4 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.69%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.69%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (62.71%) VMware
2 21 (35.59%) HP
3 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
4 17 (28.81%) Citrix
5 12 (20.34%) Cisco
5 12 (20.34%) Veeam
6 7 (11.86%) Dell
7 6 (10.17%) EMC
7 6 (10.17%) NetApp
7 6 (10.17%) Symantec
8 5 (8.47%) IBM
8 5 (8.47%) Oracle
8 5 (8.47%) CheckPoint
9 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
9 4 (6.78%) Juniper
10 3 (5.08%) McAfee
11 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.39%) ProCurve
11 2 (3.39%) BMC
11 2 (3.39%) Nokia
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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