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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 10 27 7
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 15.52% 2.17% 30.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 45.00% 5.13% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 13
Average salary £34,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.98% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £28,300 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £38,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
20 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 34.48% 42.39% 71.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 22
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £57,000
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
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) HP
2 16 (88.89%) NAS
3 15 (83.33%) VMware
4 12 (66.67%) ITIL
5 11 (61.11%) DNS
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
6 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (55.56%) MCP
6 10 (55.56%) MCSE
6 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
7 9 (50.00%) SAP
7 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (50.00%) IIS
7 9 (50.00%) SAP Certification
7 9 (50.00%) ISO 9001
7 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 8 (44.44%) Firewall
9 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
9 7 (38.89%) CMS
9 7 (38.89%) Veritas
9 7 (38.89%) Commerce Server
9 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
9 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
9 7 (38.89%) Internet
9 7 (38.89%) Symantec
9 7 (38.89%) .NET

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (50.00%) IIS
2 7 (38.89%) CMS
2 7 (38.89%) Commerce Server
3 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) NAS
2 11 (61.11%) DNS
3 8 (44.44%) Firewall
4 7 (38.89%) Internet
5 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 3 (16.67%) LDAP
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
7 2 (11.11%) FCoE
7 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (5.56%) IPv6
8 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Support Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate
5 2 (11.11%) Support Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) IT Graduate
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Storage Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Management Information System
2 5 (27.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (55.56%) MCP
1 10 (55.56%) MCSE
2 9 (50.00%) SAP Certification
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 3 (16.67%) NFS
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) SCSM
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) HP
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) SAP
5 7 (38.89%) Veritas
5 7 (38.89%) Symantec
6 4 (22.22%) NetApp
6 4 (22.22%) 3PAR
7 3 (16.67%) Altiris
8 2 (11.11%) Citrix
9 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
9 1 (5.56%) Mitel
9 1 (5.56%) Brocade