The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 36 50 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Permanent jobs citing SAN 30 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.98% 3.13% 6.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.21% 14.52% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 25
Average salary £36,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £31,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 124 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.73% 21.57% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 113 111 64
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SAN
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SAN Salary Trend in Cardiff

SAN
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 53 (79.10%) VMware
2 49 (73.13%) Windows
3 35 (52.24%) Cisco
4 29 (43.28%) Linux
5 25 (37.31%) HP
5 25 (37.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
6 24 (35.82%) Firewall
7 22 (32.84%) Clustering
8 19 (28.36%) MS Exchange
8 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (23.88%) TCP/IP
12 15 (22.39%) IIS
12 15 (22.39%) NAS
13 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
13 14 (20.90%) IBM
14 13 (19.40%) Exchange Server 2003
14 13 (19.40%) Dell
15 12 (17.91%) Red Hat
15 12 (17.91%) ITIL
15 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
15 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (16.42%) Hyper-V
16 11 (16.42%) Apache
16 11 (16.42%) WAN
16 11 (16.42%) LAN
16 11 (16.42%) SQL
16 11 (16.42%) Cisco Certification

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (28.36%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.39%) IIS
3 13 (19.40%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (16.42%) Apache
5 5 (7.46%) Lync
5 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (35.82%) Firewall
2 16 (23.88%) TCP/IP
3 15 (22.39%) NAS
4 11 (16.42%) WAN
4 11 (16.42%) LAN
5 10 (14.93%) DNS
6 8 (11.94%) Internet
6 8 (11.94%) Wireless
7 7 (10.45%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (8.96%) iSCSI
8 6 (8.96%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (7.46%) VPN
10 4 (5.97%) DHCP
10 4 (5.97%) WLAN
11 2 (2.99%) VoIP
11 2 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (2.99%) BGP
12 1 (1.49%) EIGRP
12 1 (1.49%) VRRP
12 1 (1.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) OLAP
4 1 (1.49%) OLTP
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Law
2 1 (1.49%) Legal
2 1 (1.49%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (16.42%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Server Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Server Support
5 7 (10.45%) Architect
6 6 (8.96%) Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Linux Support
6 6 (8.96%) Linux Support Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Storage Architect
6 6 (8.96%) AIX Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Server Technician
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Server Support Technician
7 5 (7.46%) Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) Support Technician
8 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) LAMP
2 1 (1.49%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.84%) Clustering
2 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.96%) HACMP
4 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) iPhone
4 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 49 (73.13%) Windows
2 29 (43.28%) Linux
3 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (14.93%) AIX
8 5 (7.46%) CentOS
9 2 (2.99%) UNIX
9 2 (2.99%) HPUX
9 2 (2.99%) Solaris
10 1 (1.49%) Debian
10 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) ITIL
2 10 (14.93%) Load Balancing
3 6 (8.96%) Resilience Testing
4 4 (5.97%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (5.97%) Network Design
5 3 (4.48%) Software Deployment
5 3 (4.48%) Time Management
5 3 (4.48%) Change Management
6 2 (2.99%) Project Management
6 2 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.49%) DevOps
7 1 (1.49%) Email Migration
7 1 (1.49%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.49%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.49%) QMS
7 1 (1.49%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.49%) Change Control
7 1 (1.49%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.49%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) SQL
2 6 (8.96%) Perl
3 5 (7.46%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) Ruby
4 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) CCNA
1 11 (16.42%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (11.94%) RHCE
4 6 (8.96%) MCITP
4 6 (8.96%) Degree
4 6 (8.96%) IBM AIX Certification
5 5 (7.46%) CCA
5 5 (7.46%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (7.46%) MCSE
5 5 (7.46%) CCNP
6 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.49%) CCDP
7 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 25 (37.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
3 11 (16.42%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.96%) PowerHA
5 4 (5.97%) ISA Server
5 4 (5.97%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.99%) vSphere
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.99%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.49%) YUM
3 1 (1.49%) Puppet
3 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (79.10%) VMware
2 35 (52.24%) Cisco
3 25 (37.31%) HP
4 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
5 14 (20.90%) IBM
6 13 (19.40%) Dell
7 12 (17.91%) Red Hat
8 7 (10.45%) 3PAR
9 6 (8.96%) Veritas
10 5 (7.46%) NetApp
10 5 (7.46%) Citrix
10 5 (7.46%) JBoss
10 5 (7.46%) Oracle
11 2 (2.99%) EMC
11 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.49%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.49%) Juniper
12 1 (1.49%) SAP
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