The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 61 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing SAN 12 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.81% 3.06% 4.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.65% 16.99% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 26
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.25%
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
103 153 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.56% 17.98% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 85 146 130
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for SAN.

1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco
3 15 (78.95%) Windows
4 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
5 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
6 12 (63.16%) Avaya
7 10 (52.63%) Red Hat
7 10 (52.63%) Unix
8 7 (36.84%) Apache
9 6 (31.58%) Solaris
9 6 (31.58%) IIS
9 6 (31.58%) ITIL
9 6 (31.58%) VPN
9 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
9 6 (31.58%) vSphere
10 5 (26.32%) Finance
11 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
11 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (21.05%) Coaching
11 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (21.05%) Firewall
11 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (21.05%) DNS
11 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (21.05%) NAS
12 3 (15.79%) DHCP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) Apache
2 6 (31.58%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) VPN
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) NAS
2 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Administrator
2 10 (52.63%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
4 10 (52.63%) Unix
5 6 (31.58%) Solaris
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
1 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
2 4 (21.05%) Coaching
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
2 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCITP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco
3 12 (63.16%) Avaya
4 10 (52.63%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) Sun