The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 65 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.66% 1.25% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 4.94% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £44,000 £56,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.77% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
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
66 81 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 14.54% 25.31% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 54 66 58
Median salary £43,250 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SAN.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) NetBackup
2 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
3 5 (71.43%) NAS
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) Brocade
5 3 (42.86%) Zenoss
5 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (42.86%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (42.86%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) MCITP
6 2 (28.57%) XenApp
6 2 (28.57%) WSUS
6 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (28.57%) Sophos
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) MCSE
6 2 (28.57%) MCSA
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Storage Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Storage Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (28.57%) Server Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Server Support
4 2 (28.57%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Architect
5 1 (14.29%) IBM Storage Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
5 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
1 6 (85.71%) NetBackup
2 4 (57.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (42.86%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (42.86%) Zenoss
4 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (28.57%) WSUS
5 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) NetApp
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Brocade
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Sophos
5 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 1 (14.29%) Aruba
5 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL