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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 67 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 7 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.01% 3.06% 4.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.38% 15.03% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 27
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
130 153 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.71% 20.35% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 117 128 107
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 June 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 19 (79.17%) Cisco
4 12 (50.00%) ITIL
5 11 (45.83%) DNS
6 10 (41.67%) Linux
7 9 (37.50%) IIS
7 9 (37.50%) DHCP
7 9 (37.50%) Firewall
8 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (33.33%) Avaya
8 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (33.33%) VPN
9 7 (29.17%) NAS
9 7 (29.17%) vSphere
9 7 (29.17%) Apache
10 6 (25.00%) MCSE
10 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (20.83%) HP
12 4 (16.67%) Veritas
12 4 (16.67%) Unix
12 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange

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 9 (37.50%) IIS
2 7 (29.17%) Apache
3 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (12.50%) CMS
4 3 (12.50%) Commerce Server
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) DNS
2 9 (37.50%) DHCP
2 9 (37.50%) Firewall
3 8 (33.33%) VPN
4 7 (29.17%) NAS
5 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
7 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.17%) FCoE
8 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
8 1 (4.17%) LAN
8 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Administrator
1 11 (45.83%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
2 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) Unix
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.50%) High Availability
3 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Coaching
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Document Management
5 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.17%) PLM
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Service Design
5 1 (4.17%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (8.33%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (29.17%) vSphere
4 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.17%) vCloud
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.17%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) Cisco
3 8 (33.33%) Avaya
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) Symantec
5 4 (16.67%) Veritas
6 3 (12.50%) NetApp
6 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.33%) 3PAR
7 2 (8.33%) Brocade
8 1 (4.17%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) IBM
8 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle
8 1 (4.17%) Sun
8 1 (4.17%) Verint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: To £40K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago