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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 53 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing SAN 15 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.30% 5.71% 3.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 30.84% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 20
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £33,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,150 £50,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
145 107 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.24% 18.51% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 118 84 91
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 21 (95.45%) VMware
2 19 (86.36%) Windows
3 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
4 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
8 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (27.27%) Cisco
10 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
10 6 (27.27%) vSphere
10 6 (27.27%) Lync
11 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
11 5 (22.73%) Linux
11 5 (22.73%) MySQL
12 4 (18.18%) Citrix
12 4 (18.18%) Office 365
13 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (13.64%) HP
13 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
13 3 (13.64%) Oracle
13 3 (13.64%) SQL Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (27.27%) Lync
4 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) JBoss
6 1 (4.55%) Apache
6 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) LDAP
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Project Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.09%) CentOS
7 2 (9.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
1 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
1 3 (13.64%) MCSA
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
4 6 (27.27%) vSphere
5 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) yum
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.64%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle
6 2 (9.09%) Verint
6 2 (9.09%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.09%) Avaya
7 1 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) McAfee
7 1 (4.55%) Dell
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + £225pm car allowance,bonus,pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago