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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 57 64 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -43
Permanent jobs citing SAN 20 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.82% 1.33% 8.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.70% 6.82% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 26
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £32,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,400 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.23% -4.70%
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
113 132 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.92% 19.47% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 93 115 55
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 34 (97.14%) VMware
2 31 (88.57%) Windows
3 30 (85.71%) Windows Server
4 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
5 21 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (57.14%) Cisco
7 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
7 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (42.86%) Linux
9 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (34.29%) Firewall
10 12 (34.29%) DHCP
10 12 (34.29%) DNS
10 12 (34.29%) ITIL
10 12 (34.29%) vSphere
11 11 (31.43%) VPN
12 10 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
13 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (22.86%) Unix
14 8 (22.86%) Performance Management
15 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 7 (20.00%) Avaya
16 6 (17.14%) Service Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.71%) Apache
5 2 (5.71%) IIS
6 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) JBoss
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) DHCP
1 12 (34.29%) DNS
1 12 (34.29%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) VPN
3 10 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (17.14%) IP Telephony
5 3 (8.57%) NAS
5 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.86%) IPsec
7 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.86%) PPTP
7 1 (2.86%) SNMP
7 1 (2.86%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) MySQL
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
1 6 (17.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Administrator
1 14 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (37.14%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 30 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (42.86%) Linux
5 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (22.86%) Unix
7 2 (5.71%) Solaris
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Performance Management
3 6 (17.14%) Coaching
3 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
3 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (17.14%) Service Management
4 3 (8.57%) Document Management
4 3 (8.57%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (8.57%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (8.57%) Ticket Management
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Data Security
6 1 (2.86%) Network Management
6 1 (2.86%) Presales
6 1 (2.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) MCSE
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 21 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (34.29%) vSphere
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.57%) vCloud
4 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.86%) Firmware
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) VMware
2 20 (57.14%) Cisco
3 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
5 7 (20.00%) Avaya
6 5 (14.29%) Citrix
6 5 (14.29%) NetApp
7 3 (8.57%) 3PAR
7 3 (8.57%) Brocade
7 3 (8.57%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) Symantec
8 2 (5.71%) Dell
8 2 (5.71%) IBM
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle
9 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.86%) Nokia
9 1 (2.86%) Verint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £200 - £275 per day
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