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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 120 93 72
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 16 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.84% 1.65% 2.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.62% 12.05% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 44
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -12.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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
346 249 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.14% 13.72% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 317 212 208
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (61.90%) Windows
2 26 (41.27%) VMware
3 25 (39.68%) Active Directory
4 22 (34.92%) Linux
5 20 (31.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (30.16%) HP
7 16 (25.40%) Hyper-V
8 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (23.81%) DHCP
9 14 (22.22%) DNS
9 14 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 14 (22.22%) Degree
10 13 (20.63%) SCCM
10 13 (20.63%) Wireless
11 11 (17.46%) Firewall
11 11 (17.46%) NetApp
11 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
11 11 (17.46%) EqualLogic
11 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
12 10 (15.87%) Service Delivery
12 10 (15.87%) Network Security
13 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 9 (14.29%) EMC
13 9 (14.29%) Project Management
14 8 (12.70%) iSCSI
14 8 (12.70%) Data Centre
14 8 (12.70%) Dell Compellent
14 8 (12.70%) XenDesktop
15 7 (11.11%) Veeam

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 14 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.17%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) Lync
4 1 (1.59%) SAS
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.59%) WorkSite
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) DHCP
2 14 (22.22%) DNS
3 13 (20.63%) Wireless
4 11 (17.46%) Firewall
5 10 (15.87%) Network Security
6 8 (12.70%) iSCSI
7 7 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (11.11%) HSRP
7 7 (11.11%) VLAN
8 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
9 5 (7.94%) VPN
10 4 (6.35%) NAS
11 3 (4.76%) IPsec
11 3 (4.76%) LAN
11 3 (4.76%) SSL
11 3 (4.76%) Internet
12 2 (3.17%) WAN
13 1 (1.59%) VoIP
13 1 (1.59%) Structured Cabling
13 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.17%) Legal
2 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (22.22%) Consultant
3 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (6.35%) Architect
4 4 (6.35%) Analyst
4 4 (6.35%) Storage Consultant
5 3 (4.76%) SAN Consultant
5 3 (4.76%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (3.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Designer
6 2 (3.17%) VMware Consultant
6 2 (3.17%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) COM
1 2 (3.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) EqualLogic
2 8 (12.70%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.17%) Replication
4 2 (3.17%) Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.59%) iPhone
5 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.59%) Handset
5 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 39 (61.90%) Windows
2 22 (34.92%) Linux
3 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.94%) UNIX
8 3 (4.76%) CentOS
8 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Service Delivery
2 9 (14.29%) Project Management
3 7 (11.11%) ITIL
4 6 (9.52%) Service Management
5 3 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.17%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.17%) DevOps
6 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.59%) Server Building
7 1 (1.59%) ERP
7 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.59%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.59%) Practice Management
7 1 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.59%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.59%) Time Management
7 1 (1.59%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) C
2 5 (7.94%) SQL
3 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.17%) VBScript
5 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Degree
2 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) DV Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) CCNA
3 5 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) MCSE
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
1 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (39.68%) Active Directory
2 20 (31.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (25.40%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.70%) XenDesktop
5 7 (11.11%) XenApp
6 5 (7.94%) vSphere
7 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.76%) vCloud
8 2 (3.17%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.59%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) SCCM
2 7 (11.11%) Legato
2 7 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 5 (7.94%) SCOM
3 5 (7.94%) SCVMM
3 5 (7.94%) SCDPM
4 2 (3.17%) WSUS
5 1 (1.59%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) VMware
2 19 (30.16%) HP
3 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.46%) NetApp
4 9 (14.29%) EMC
5 8 (12.70%) Dell Compellent
6 7 (11.11%) Veeam
6 7 (11.11%) Dell
6 7 (11.11%) IBM
6 7 (11.11%) Hitachi
6 7 (11.11%) Veritas
7 5 (7.94%) Citrix
8 2 (3.17%) Cisco
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle
8 2 (3.17%) Nokia
8 2 (3.17%) Remedy
8 2 (3.17%) ProCurve
8 2 (3.17%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.59%) LexisNexis
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus, certs etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Professionals in Law
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago