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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 61 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.25% 3.21% 4.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 14.77% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 25
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £26,875 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £40,500 £44,300
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
116 149 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.07% 21.75% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 106 119 83
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server
3 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
4 19 (76.00%) Cisco
5 13 (52.00%) DNS
5 13 (52.00%) ITIL
5 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (44.00%) Linux
6 11 (44.00%) DHCP
6 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (44.00%) Firewall
7 9 (36.00%) VPN
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (32.00%) vSphere
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (32.00%) NAS
8 8 (32.00%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (28.00%) Avaya
9 7 (28.00%) HP
9 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (24.00%) Unix
10 6 (24.00%) IIS
10 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) Symantec
11 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 5 (20.00%) MCSE

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 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (24.00%) IIS
3 4 (16.00%) Apache
4 3 (12.00%) CMS
4 3 (12.00%) Commerce Server
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) DNS
2 11 (44.00%) DHCP
2 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) VPN
4 8 (32.00%) NAS
4 8 (32.00%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (12.00%) Internet
7 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.00%) FCoE
8 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (4.00%) LAN
8 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Administrator
1 10 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Exchange Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (44.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (24.00%) Unix
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.00%) Coaching
3 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
3 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Document Management
4 3 (12.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (12.00%) Ticket Management
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.00%) PLM
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
3 3 (12.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (32.00%) vSphere
4 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (12.00%) vCloud
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (76.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) Avaya
4 7 (28.00%) HP
5 6 (24.00%) Symantec
6 5 (20.00%) NetApp
6 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (16.00%) 3PAR
7 4 (16.00%) Brocade
7 4 (16.00%) Veritas
8 1 (4.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) IBM
8 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle
8 1 (4.00%) Sun
8 1 (4.00%) Verint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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