The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 12 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 3.13% 31.03% 34.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 47.37% 54.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 26
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 19 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 18.75% 65.52% 62.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 48
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,600 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

SAN
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

SAN Salary Trend in Caerphilly

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) NAS
2 8 (80.00%) HP
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (50.00%) Clustering
6 4 (40.00%) NetApp
6 4 (40.00%) Project Management
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (40.00%) Change Management
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
7 3 (30.00%) Change Control
7 3 (30.00%) Altiris
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (30.00%) MCP
7 3 (30.00%) MCSE
7 3 (30.00%) LDAP
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (30.00%) DNS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) NAS
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (30.00%) LDAP
4 2 (20.00%) FCoE
4 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Graduate
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (20.00%) IT Graduate
1 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Storage Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) MCP
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) NFS
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Altiris
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Brocade
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix