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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 48 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 11 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.00% 2.51% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 17.48% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 5
Median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £43,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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
77 103 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.03% 14.39% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 74 82 113
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
4 8 (57.14%) Office 365
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) CCNA
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (42.86%) MCSE
6 6 (42.86%) VPN
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (28.57%) NAS
9 3 (21.43%) Veeam
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (21.43%) vSphere
9 3 (21.43%) VLAN
9 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
9 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (21.43%) Unix
9 3 (21.43%) Solaris

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 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) NAS
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) ADSL
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Manager
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Solaris
5 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNA
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) MCSE
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (21.43%) CCA
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) vSphere
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 3 (21.43%) Veeam
5 2 (14.29%) Apple
5 2 (14.29%) Avaya
5 2 (14.29%) EqualLogic
6 1 (7.14%) F5