The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 52 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.50% 0.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.62% 1.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £41,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SAN
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 57 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.65% 20.58% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 80 48 50
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SAN
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Cheltenham region.

SAN Salary Trend in Cheltenham

SAN
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Citrix
2 16 (88.89%) VMware
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (77.78%) MCSE
4 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (44.44%) vSphere
5 8 (44.44%) XenApp
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 8 (44.44%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) Symantec
5 8 (44.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) Backup Exec
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (33.33%) MCITP
7 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
7 6 (33.33%) Sophos
7 6 (33.33%) NetApp
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) MCSA
7 6 (33.33%) WSUS
8 5 (27.78%) Zenoss
8 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
8 5 (27.78%) WhatsUp Gold
8 5 (27.78%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (27.78%) VBScript
8 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.11%) Lync
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) VLAN
2 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Server Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Server Support
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) PDA
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) AS400
3 1 (5.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) People Management
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) VBScript
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) MCSE
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (33.33%) MCITP
3 6 (33.33%) MCSA
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (11.11%) CCA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (44.44%) XenApp
2 8 (44.44%) vSphere
3 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Backup Exec
1 8 (44.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 6 (33.33%) WSUS
3 5 (27.78%) Zenoss
3 5 (27.78%) WhatsUp Gold
4 4 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (11.11%) SCOM
5 2 (11.11%) SCVMM
5 2 (11.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Citrix
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Symantec
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) NetApp
3 6 (33.33%) Sophos
4 2 (11.11%) Websense
4 2 (11.11%) Brocade
4 2 (11.11%) Veeam
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.11%) IBM