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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 59 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.38% 2.55% 4.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.57% 10.90% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 26
Average salary £34,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.75% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
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
105 156 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.08% 23.39% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 89 124 79
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 28 April 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (96.15%) Windows
3 24 (92.31%) Windows Server
4 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
5 19 (73.08%) Cisco
6 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (53.85%) DNS
7 14 (53.85%) ITIL
8 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 13 (50.00%) Firewall
9 12 (46.15%) DHCP
10 11 (42.31%) Linux
11 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
11 10 (38.46%) VPN
11 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (34.62%) vSphere
13 7 (26.92%) NAS
13 7 (26.92%) Finance
13 7 (26.92%) Avaya
13 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
13 7 (26.92%) HP
13 7 (26.92%) Unix
14 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
14 6 (23.08%) IP Telephony
14 6 (23.08%) Service Management
14 6 (23.08%) Financial Institution

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 3 (11.54%) CMS
3 3 (11.54%) Commerce Server
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) DNS
2 13 (50.00%) Firewall
3 12 (46.15%) DHCP
4 10 (38.46%) VPN
4 10 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (26.92%) NAS
6 6 (23.08%) IP Telephony
7 3 (11.54%) Internet
8 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 1 (3.85%) FCoE
9 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Administrator
1 10 (38.46%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (26.92%) Unix
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Coaching
2 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (23.08%) Performance Management
2 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
2 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Document Management
3 3 (11.54%) High Availability
3 3 (11.54%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.54%) Ticket Management
4 1 (3.85%) PLM
4 1 (3.85%) Presales
4 1 (3.85%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) MCP
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 17 (65.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (34.62%) vSphere
4 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.54%) vCloud
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (73.08%) Cisco
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Avaya
4 7 (26.92%) HP
4 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
5 6 (23.08%) Symantec
6 4 (15.38%) 3PAR
6 4 (15.38%) Brocade
6 4 (15.38%) NetApp
6 4 (15.38%) Veritas
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle
7 1 (3.85%) Verint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Quadratek People Limited
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