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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 61 57 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing SAN 14 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.95% 3.08% 5.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.38% 16.46% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 28
Median salary £36,250 £36,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.68% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £24,500 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
123 158 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.13% 18.74% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 103 147 136
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 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 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco
3 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
4 16 (72.73%) Linux
4 16 (72.73%) Windows Server
5 10 (45.45%) Avaya
6 9 (40.91%) Unix
7 8 (36.36%) IIS
7 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (31.82%) Apache
8 7 (31.82%) NAS
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 6 (27.27%) DNS
9 6 (27.27%) ITIL
10 5 (22.73%) MCSE
10 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
11 4 (18.18%) Solaris
11 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 4 (18.18%) VPN
11 4 (18.18%) DHCP
11 4 (18.18%) Finance
11 4 (18.18%) Firewall
11 4 (18.18%) vSphere
11 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
12 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills

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 8 (36.36%) IIS
2 7 (31.82%) Apache
3 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.09%) CMS
4 2 (9.09%) Commerce Server
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.55%) JBoss
5 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) NAS
2 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 4 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 2 (9.09%) LAN
4 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.55%) FCoE
5 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Administrator
2 8 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Services Manager
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Exchange Support
7 1 (4.55%) Network Support
7 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Network Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 9 (40.91%) Unix
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) Solaris
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) High Availability
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.55%) PLM
4 1 (4.55%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) Avaya
4 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) HP
6 3 (13.64%) Veritas
7 2 (9.09%) NetApp
7 2 (9.09%) Symantec
8 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.55%) Brocade
8 1 (4.55%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.55%) Sun