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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 96 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 28 29 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.47% 1.69% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.76% 9.86% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 34
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +6.25%
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
287 294 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.02% 17.12% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 260 172 220
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 £22,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 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 (68.52%) VMware
2 35 (64.81%) Windows
3 27 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 26 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (35.19%) Hyper-V
5 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
5 19 (35.19%) MS Exchange
6 17 (31.48%) SQL
6 17 (31.48%) SCCM
7 16 (29.63%) DNS
7 16 (29.63%) HP
7 16 (29.63%) Citrix
8 15 (27.78%) SLA
8 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (25.93%) Cisco
9 14 (25.93%) DHCP
9 14 (25.93%) Firewall
10 13 (24.07%) ITIL
10 13 (24.07%) NAS
10 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (18.52%) Linux
12 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
12 10 (18.52%) VPN
12 10 (18.52%) XenApp
12 10 (18.52%) SCOM
13 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
13 9 (16.67%) Veeam

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (35.19%) MS Exchange
2 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
4 6 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (7.41%) Lync
5 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.70%) nginx
6 2 (3.70%) JBoss
6 2 (3.70%) Apache
7 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.85%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) OpenShift
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.63%) DNS
2 14 (25.93%) DHCP
2 14 (25.93%) Firewall
3 13 (24.07%) NAS
4 10 (18.52%) VPN
5 8 (14.81%) LAN
5 8 (14.81%) WAN
6 7 (12.96%) Network Security
7 6 (11.11%) Wireless
7 6 (11.11%) MPLS
8 5 (9.26%) VLAN
8 5 (9.26%) HSRP
9 4 (7.41%) VoIP
9 4 (7.41%) Internet
10 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
10 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
11 2 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
11 2 (3.70%) SSH
12 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) DBA
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Network Support
7 3 (5.56%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) libvirt
1 2 (3.70%) LAMP
1 2 (3.70%) COM
2 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) EqualLogic
2 6 (11.11%) Clustering
2 6 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.85%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (64.81%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (18.52%) Linux
6 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.26%) UNIX
7 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.56%) Solaris
9 2 (3.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.70%) CentOS
9 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.70%) Debian
9 2 (3.70%) AIX
10 1 (1.85%) HPUX
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) ITIL
2 5 (9.26%) Performance Management
3 4 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (7.41%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (7.41%) TOGAF
3 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.56%) Service Management
4 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.56%) Release Management
4 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.70%) Email Management
5 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.70%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (1.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) SQL
2 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.56%) VBScript
4 3 (5.56%) VB
5 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.70%) Perl
5 2 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.96%) MCITP
3 5 (9.26%) MCSE
4 4 (7.41%) ISEB
5 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) Degree
5 2 (3.70%) VCP4
5 2 (3.70%) CCNP
5 2 (3.70%) CCNA
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.85%) RHCE
6 1 (1.85%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.85%) APMP
6 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (35.19%) Hyper-V
4 10 (18.52%) XenApp
5 8 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (12.96%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.70%) Docker
8 2 (3.70%) RHEV
8 2 (3.70%) KVM
8 2 (3.70%) oVirt
8 2 (3.70%) Squid
8 2 (3.70%) Gluster
8 2 (3.70%) Samba
8 2 (3.70%) NFS
9 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) SCCM
2 10 (18.52%) SCOM
3 4 (7.41%) WSUS
3 4 (7.41%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.56%) Nagios
4 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.70%) SELinux
5 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (3.70%) Cobbler
5 2 (3.70%) Puppet
5 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.70%) OpenView
5 2 (3.70%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 37 (68.52%) VMware
2 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.63%) HP
3 16 (29.63%) Citrix
4 14 (25.93%) Cisco
5 9 (16.67%) Veeam
5 9 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 8 (14.81%) EMC
7 7 (12.96%) Symantec
8 6 (11.11%) Dell
8 6 (11.11%) NetApp
9 5 (9.26%) Juniper
9 5 (9.26%) IBM
9 5 (9.26%) Oracle
10 4 (7.41%) McAfee
10 4 (7.41%) Avaya
11 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
12 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
12 2 (3.70%) BMC
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-23,000 + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus = pension + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: 25 days holiday, flexitime, healthcare,pension,shares,death in service
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago