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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 51 22 51
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +29
Permanent jobs citing SAN 13 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.02% 7.88% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.42% 40.21% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 16
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £33,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £55,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
138 97 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.50% 19.60% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 112 81 68
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 22 (84.62%) VMware
2 19 (73.08%) Windows
3 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 13 (50.00%) Cisco
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
7 10 (38.46%) Linux
7 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (34.62%) HP
9 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
9 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
10 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
10 7 (26.92%) Firewall
11 6 (23.08%) vSphere
12 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (19.23%) Clustering
12 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
12 5 (19.23%) ITIL
12 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
12 5 (19.23%) MySQL
13 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
13 4 (15.38%) WAN
13 4 (15.38%) LAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
1 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (15.38%) Lync
4 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 3 (11.54%) Apache
6 2 (7.69%) IIS
6 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) JBoss
7 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) VPN
2 4 (15.38%) WAN
2 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) WLAN
3 3 (11.54%) Wireless
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.69%) LDAP
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Network Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Support
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) AIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) HACMP
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.69%) CentOS
6 2 (7.69%) Debian
6 2 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Time Management
3 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 2 (7.69%) DevOps
3 2 (7.69%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Ruby
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCITP
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) MCSA
4 2 (7.69%) RHCE
4 2 (7.69%) IBM AIX Certification
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
4 6 (23.08%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.69%) PowerHA
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.69%) yum
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) Cisco
3 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) HP
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
6 4 (15.38%) IBM
6 4 (15.38%) Citrix
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle
7 3 (11.54%) Dell
8 2 (7.69%) Veritas
8 2 (7.69%) Avaya
8 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 2 (7.69%) 3PAR
8 2 (7.69%) Verint
9 1 (3.85%) McAfee
9 1 (3.85%) NetApp
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Linc Cymru
Salary: Good employment conditions
Posted: 3 days ago