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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 7 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 25.00% 42.86% 11.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.29% 68.18% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 4
Average salary £38,400 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.34% +2.50%
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
17 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 70.83% 62.86% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 13
Average salary £38,400 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.69% +7.50%
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
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) NAS
3 9 (81.82%) HP
4 8 (72.73%) VMware
5 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 7 (63.64%) Cisco
5 7 (63.64%) ITIL
6 6 (54.55%) MCP
6 6 (54.55%) IIS
6 6 (54.55%) MCSE
6 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
6 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (45.45%) SAP Certification
7 5 (45.45%) DNS
7 5 (45.45%) ISO 9001
7 5 (45.45%) SAP
7 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
8 4 (36.36%) .NET
8 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 4 (36.36%) Linux
8 4 (36.36%) Commerce Server
8 4 (36.36%) Internet
8 4 (36.36%) Symantec
8 4 (36.36%) Veritas
8 4 (36.36%) Firewall
8 4 (36.36%) Management Information System

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) Commerce Server
2 4 (36.36%) CMS
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) NAS
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (18.18%) FCoE
5 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Architect
4 1 (9.09%) IT Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCP
1 6 (54.55%) MCSE
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) SAP Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (45.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (9.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) SCSM
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) SAP
6 4 (36.36%) Symantec
6 4 (36.36%) Veritas
7 2 (18.18%) NetApp
7 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
8 1 (9.09%) Altiris
8 1 (9.09%) Brocade
8 1 (9.09%) Citrix