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 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 35 40 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing SAN 33 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.01% 3.95% 9.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.76% 16.67% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 28
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £29,600 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,800 £70,000
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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 144 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.00% 23.72% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 135 120 71
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 22 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 56 (91.80%) VMware
2 42 (68.85%) Windows
3 32 (52.46%) Cisco
4 31 (50.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
6 23 (37.70%) Firewall
7 22 (36.07%) Active Directory
8 21 (34.43%) MS Exchange
9 20 (32.79%) HP
10 19 (31.15%) Dell
10 19 (31.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (27.87%) Linux
12 17 (27.87%) Hyper-V
13 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (26.23%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (26.23%) CCNA
14 15 (24.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (24.59%) Office 365
15 13 (21.31%) IIS
16 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
16 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
16 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
16 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2003
17 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2007
17 11 (18.03%) Lync
17 11 (18.03%) SQL
17 11 (18.03%) DNS
18 10 (16.39%) CCNP
18 10 (16.39%) WAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 21 (34.43%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.31%) IIS
3 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
3 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (18.03%) Lync
5 7 (11.48%) Apache
6 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
8 3 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.59%) Office 365
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.70%) Firewall
2 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (18.03%) DNS
4 10 (16.39%) WAN
4 10 (16.39%) NAS
5 9 (14.75%) LAN
6 8 (13.11%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (13.11%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (11.48%) iSCSI
8 6 (9.84%) VRRP
8 6 (9.84%) HSRP
8 6 (9.84%) VLAN
9 4 (6.56%) DHCP
9 4 (6.56%) Wireless
10 3 (4.92%) BGP
10 3 (4.92%) Internet
11 2 (3.28%) HTTP
11 2 (3.28%) VPN
11 2 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) OLAP
4 1 (1.64%) OLTP
General
1 7 (11.48%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.64%) Law
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Project Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Server Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Server Support
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Server Technician
5 5 (8.20%) Server Support Technician
5 5 (8.20%) Support Technician
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) LAMP
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Clustering
2 1 (1.64%) iPhone
2 1 (1.64%) Replication
2 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.64%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) Windows
2 19 (31.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (27.87%) Linux
5 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (9.84%) AIX
8 5 (8.20%) CentOS
9 4 (6.56%) UNIX
10 3 (4.92%) Solaris
11 2 (3.28%) HPUX
12 1 (1.64%) SUSE
12 1 (1.64%) Debian
12 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) ITIL
2 7 (11.48%) Load Balancing
2 7 (11.48%) Email Migration
3 6 (9.84%) Project Management
4 4 (6.56%) Network Design
4 4 (6.56%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (4.92%) Change Management
6 2 (3.28%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.64%) High Availability
7 1 (1.64%) Change Control
7 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.64%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.64%) QMS
7 1 (1.64%) DevOps
7 1 (1.64%) Document Management
7 1 (1.64%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.64%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.64%) Migration
7 1 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
2 6 (9.84%) Perl
3 5 (8.20%) Python
4 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.64%) Ruby
4 1 (1.64%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (26.23%) CCNA
2 15 (24.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (16.39%) CCNP
4 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.56%) CCA
5 4 (6.56%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (6.56%) MCSE
6 3 (4.92%) MCITP
6 3 (4.92%) RHCE
7 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.64%) VCP5
8 1 (1.64%) Degree
8 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.64%) CCDP
8 1 (1.64%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 31 (50.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (36.07%) Active Directory
3 17 (27.87%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.56%) ISA Server
5 3 (4.92%) vSphere
6 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.64%) PowerHA
7 1 (1.64%) UAG
7 1 (1.64%) XenServer
7 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.28%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.28%) Puppet
3 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.64%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.64%) YUM
3 1 (1.64%) WSUS
3 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 56 (91.80%) VMware
2 32 (52.46%) Cisco
3 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
4 20 (32.79%) HP
5 19 (31.15%) Dell
6 9 (14.75%) IBM
7 8 (13.11%) Red Hat
7 8 (13.11%) CheckPoint
8 7 (11.48%) WatchGuard
8 7 (11.48%) SonicWALL
8 7 (11.48%) Oracle
8 7 (11.48%) Citrix
9 5 (8.20%) JBoss
9 5 (8.20%) NetApp
10 4 (6.56%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
12 2 (3.28%) EMC
13 1 (1.64%) Brocade
13 1 (1.64%) Capita
13 1 (1.64%) SAP
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