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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 82 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 47 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.34% 2.04% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.66% 11.82% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 26
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
344 347 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.11% 17.24% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 303 208 205
Average salary £40,000 £38,800 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 20 April 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 39 (62.90%) VMware
2 33 (53.23%) Windows
2 33 (53.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (48.39%) Active Directory
4 24 (38.71%) HP
5 23 (37.10%) Hyper-V
6 21 (33.87%) MS Exchange
7 20 (32.26%) DNS
8 19 (30.65%) DHCP
9 18 (29.03%) SCCM
10 17 (27.42%) XenApp
11 16 (25.81%) Veeam
11 16 (25.81%) Citrix
12 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
12 15 (24.19%) XenDesktop
12 15 (24.19%) EqualLogic
13 13 (20.97%) Linux
14 12 (19.35%) VLAN
14 12 (19.35%) HSRP
15 11 (17.74%) VMware ESXi
15 11 (17.74%) ITIL
15 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
16 10 (16.13%) SLA
16 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
16 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
16 10 (16.13%) Wireless
16 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (14.52%) Firewall

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 21 (33.87%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.23%) nginx
5 2 (3.23%) Lync
5 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.23%) JBoss
5 2 (3.23%) Apache
6 1 (1.61%) IIS
6 1 (1.61%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.23%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) DNS
2 19 (30.65%) DHCP
3 12 (19.35%) VLAN
3 12 (19.35%) HSRP
4 10 (16.13%) Wireless
5 9 (14.52%) Firewall
6 8 (12.90%) iSCSI
7 7 (11.29%) NAS
8 6 (9.68%) Network Security
8 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
9 5 (8.06%) VPN
10 3 (4.84%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (3.23%) SSH
11 2 (3.23%) LAN
11 2 (3.23%) VoIP
11 2 (3.23%) Internet
12 1 (1.61%) MPLS
12 1 (1.61%) SSL
12 1 (1.61%) WAN
12 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Law
2 1 (1.61%) Legal
2 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Consultant
3 8 (12.90%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (11.29%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.84%) DBA
8 3 (4.84%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.23%) SAN Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Designer
9 2 (3.23%) Solutions Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) COM
1 2 (3.23%) LAMP
1 2 (3.23%) libvirt
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) EqualLogic
2 7 (11.29%) Clustering
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) Handset
5 1 (1.61%) iPad
5 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.61%) iPhone
5 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (53.23%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Linux
3 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.84%) CentOS
7 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.84%) UNIX
7 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.23%) Debian
8 2 (3.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.61%) HPUX
9 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) ITIL
2 5 (8.06%) Service Management
2 5 (8.06%) Migration
2 5 (8.06%) Performance Management
3 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
3 3 (4.84%) Release Management
3 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (4.84%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (3.23%) Email Management
4 2 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (3.23%) ITIL V3
4 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.61%) Practice Management
5 1 (1.61%) Project Management
5 1 (1.61%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (1.61%) TOGAF
5 1 (1.61%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.61%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.45%) VBScript
3 4 (6.45%) VB
4 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.23%) C
5 2 (3.23%) Perl
5 2 (3.23%) Python
5 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) MCSE
3 4 (6.45%) MCITP
4 2 (3.23%) CCNP
4 2 (3.23%) CCNA
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.61%) RHCE
5 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (53.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (48.39%) Active Directory
3 23 (37.10%) Hyper-V
4 17 (27.42%) XenApp
5 15 (24.19%) XenDesktop
6 11 (17.74%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (6.45%) vSphere
8 3 (4.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (3.23%) NFS
9 2 (3.23%) Samba
9 2 (3.23%) Squid
9 2 (3.23%) Gluster
9 2 (3.23%) KVM
9 2 (3.23%) Docker
9 2 (3.23%) RHEV
9 2 (3.23%) oVirt
9 2 (3.23%) GFS2
10 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.61%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 18 (29.03%) SCCM
2 5 (8.06%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (4.84%) Nagios
4 3 (4.84%) SCOM
5 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.23%) WSUS
5 2 (3.23%) Legato
5 2 (3.23%) Puppet
5 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (3.23%) Cobbler
5 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.23%) SELinux
5 2 (3.23%) Pacemaker
6 1 (1.61%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 39 (62.90%) VMware
2 24 (38.71%) HP
3 16 (25.81%) Citrix
3 16 (25.81%) Veeam
4 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
5 9 (14.52%) NetApp
6 7 (11.29%) Cisco
7 6 (9.68%) EMC
8 5 (8.06%) IBM
8 5 (8.06%) Dell
9 3 (4.84%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.84%) Oracle
10 2 (3.23%) Avaya
10 2 (3.23%) Juniper
10 2 (3.23%) Hitachi
10 2 (3.23%) Symantec
10 2 (3.23%) Remedy
10 2 (3.23%) Nokia
10 2 (3.23%) Veritas
10 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago