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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 58 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.22% 7.16% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.40% 52.73% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 11
Average salary £33,750 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £71,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.25%
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
125 55 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.11% 13.58% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 110 47 40
Average salary £38,000 £34,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.14% +11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Cisco
2 23 (62.16%) VMware
3 22 (59.46%) Linux
4 17 (45.95%) Clustering
5 15 (40.54%) HP
6 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
6 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
7 13 (35.14%) Firewall
8 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
8 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
9 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
9 10 (27.03%) NAS
10 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
11 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
11 8 (21.62%) IBM
11 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (18.92%) WAN
12 7 (18.92%) LAN
12 7 (18.92%) Apache
12 7 (18.92%) Wireless
12 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (16.22%) RHCE

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (18.92%) Apache
5 5 (13.51%) IIS
6 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Lync
7 1 (2.70%) JBoss
7 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
1 13 (35.14%) Firewall
2 10 (27.03%) NAS
3 7 (18.92%) Wireless
3 7 (18.92%) LAN
3 7 (18.92%) WAN
4 6 (16.22%) Internet
5 4 (10.81%) WLAN
5 4 (10.81%) VPN
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (8.11%) DNS
6 3 (8.11%) DHCP
7 1 (2.70%) VoIP
7 1 (2.70%) FCoE
7 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Architect
1 9 (24.32%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Linux Support
3 6 (16.22%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Storage Architect
3 6 (16.22%) AIX Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Network Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Solutions Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) LAMP
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Clustering
2 6 (16.22%) HACMP
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Linux
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (16.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Resilience Testing
2 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.11%) Time Management
3 3 (8.11%) Software Deployment
3 3 (8.11%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.70%) B2B
4 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) RHCE
2 6 (16.22%) IBM AIX Certification
3 5 (13.51%) MCITP
3 5 (13.51%) Degree
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.11%) CCNA
5 2 (5.41%) CCA
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (5.41%) MCSE
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.22%) PowerHA
4 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.11%) vSphere
5 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.11%) ISA Server
5 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Cisco
1 23 (62.16%) VMware
2 15 (40.54%) HP
3 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
4 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
5 8 (21.62%) IBM
6 6 (16.22%) Dell
6 6 (16.22%) Veritas
7 5 (13.51%) 3PAR
8 3 (8.11%) NetApp
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle
9 2 (5.41%) Avaya
9 2 (5.41%) Verint
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago