The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 76 64 84
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs citing SAN 47 53 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.58% 3.28% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.80% 22.18% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 21
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
264 239 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.49% 14.77% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 217 202 198
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
South West

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 30 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 75 (82.42%) VMware
2 73 (80.22%) Windows
3 63 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (56.04%) Active Directory
5 47 (51.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (45.05%) Linux
7 40 (43.96%) SQL Server
8 31 (34.07%) Firewall
9 29 (31.87%) SQL
9 29 (31.87%) Degree
10 27 (29.67%) VPN
11 26 (28.57%) MS Exchange
11 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (28.57%) IIS
12 25 (27.47%) UNIX
12 25 (27.47%) DNS
12 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (26.37%) VMware ESX
14 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
15 22 (24.18%) Windows 7
16 21 (23.08%) Computer Science
16 21 (23.08%) Cisco
16 21 (23.08%) MySQL
16 21 (23.08%) ITIL
17 19 (20.88%) vSphere
18 18 (19.78%) SMTP
19 17 (18.68%) Oracle
19 17 (18.68%) MS Excel
19 17 (18.68%) Fibre Channel
20 16 (17.58%) MCSE

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 26 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 26 (28.57%) IIS
2 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.89%) Apache
4 8 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.59%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.20%) Zimbra
7 1 (1.10%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.10%) Lync
7 1 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (18.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Project
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (34.07%) Firewall
2 27 (29.67%) VPN
3 25 (27.47%) DNS
4 18 (19.78%) SMTP
5 17 (18.68%) Fibre Channel
6 15 (16.48%) HTTP
6 15 (16.48%) NAS
7 13 (14.29%) iSCSI
8 11 (12.09%) LDAP
9 9 (9.89%) Network Security
9 9 (9.89%) VoIP
10 8 (8.79%) ISDN
10 8 (8.79%) IPsec
10 8 (8.79%) PPTP
10 8 (8.79%) H.323
11 7 (7.69%) DHCP
12 6 (6.59%) LAN
12 6 (6.59%) TCP/IP
13 4 (4.40%) Wireless
14 3 (3.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (43.96%) SQL Server
2 21 (23.08%) MySQL
3 8 (8.79%) Big Data
4 5 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.30%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Bugzilla
General
1 12 (13.19%) Back Office
1 12 (13.19%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Legal
3 1 (1.10%) Advertising
3 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Administrator
2 25 (27.47%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (20.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (16.48%) Windows Administrator
4 15 (16.48%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 8 (8.79%) Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Solutions Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) IT Support
8 4 (4.40%) Senior IT Support
8 4 (4.40%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.40%) SQL DBA
8 4 (4.40%) IT Support Specialist
8 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.40%) Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.48%) XML
1 15 (16.48%) HTML
2 5 (5.49%) LAMP
3 3 (3.30%) Middleware
4 2 (2.20%) SAP Basis
4 2 (2.20%) Web Services
5 1 (1.10%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.79%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.49%) Open Source
4 4 (4.40%) Kindle
4 4 (4.40%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.40%) Clustering
5 3 (3.30%) Replication
5 3 (3.30%) PMI
6 2 (2.20%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.10%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 73 (80.22%) Windows
2 47 (51.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (45.05%) Linux
4 25 (27.47%) UNIX
4 25 (27.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (24.18%) Windows 7
6 12 (13.19%) AIX
7 10 (10.99%) Solaris
8 8 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (5.49%) Mac OS X
10 4 (4.40%) CentOS
10 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
10 4 (4.40%) Debian
11 3 (3.30%) Windows XP
11 3 (3.30%) Windows Vista
11 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.08%) ITIL
2 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (10.99%) High Availability
3 9 (9.89%) Service Management
4 8 (8.79%) DNA
4 8 (8.79%) TOGAF
5 7 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (6.59%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.59%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.49%) Security Management
7 5 (5.49%) DoDAF
7 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (5.49%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.40%) CRM
8 4 (4.40%) Identity Management
8 4 (4.40%) Change Management
9 3 (3.30%) Project Management
9 3 (3.30%) ITSM
9 3 (3.30%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.87%) SQL
2 10 (10.99%) Bash Shell
3 7 (7.69%) Python
4 5 (5.49%) C
5 4 (4.40%) Perl
6 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.10%) VBScript
7 1 (1.10%) PHP
7 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (31.87%) Degree
2 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (17.58%) MCSE
3 16 (17.58%) MCSA
4 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.59%) CCNA
6 5 (5.49%) CCNP
6 5 (5.49%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.30%) PMP
7 3 (3.30%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.30%) APMP
8 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.10%) HNC
9 1 (1.10%) HND
9 1 (1.10%) MCDBA
9 1 (1.10%) RHCE
9 1 (1.10%) CCDA
9 1 (1.10%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.30%) COBIT
3 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 63 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (56.04%) Active Directory
3 24 (26.37%) VMware ESX
4 19 (20.88%) vSphere
5 8 (8.79%) NFS
5 8 (8.79%) Samba
6 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
7 4 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.40%) Xen
7 4 (4.40%) GPFS
8 3 (3.30%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.10%) Squid
9 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) Nagios
2 8 (8.79%) NetBackup
2 8 (8.79%) Backup Exec
2 8 (8.79%) logstash
3 7 (7.69%) ARCserve
4 4 (4.40%) Puppet
4 4 (4.40%) Bcfg2
5 3 (3.30%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.20%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.20%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.20%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.20%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.10%) Legato
7 1 (1.10%) SCCM
7 1 (1.10%) SCOM
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.10%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 75 (82.42%) VMware
2 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.08%) Cisco
4 17 (18.68%) Oracle
5 11 (12.09%) IBM
5 11 (12.09%) EMC
6 10 (10.99%) Red Hat
7 8 (8.79%) Citrix
7 8 (8.79%) SolarWinds
8 7 (7.69%) Veeam
8 7 (7.69%) 3PAR
8 7 (7.69%) WatchGuard
8 7 (7.69%) Juniper
9 6 (6.59%) HP
9 6 (6.59%) Sun
10 3 (3.30%) Hitachi
10 3 (3.30%) NetApp
10 3 (3.30%) Cognos
10 3 (3.30%) Dell
11 2 (2.20%) Brocade
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