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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 49 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.01% 1.10% 4.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 5.66% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 10
Average salary £29,000 £30,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.91% -26.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £46,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
69 53 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.40% 19.49% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 62 44 57
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) SCCM
3 8 (80.00%) SCOM
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 7 (70.00%) Backup Exec
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (60.00%) Wireless
5 6 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (60.00%) Websense
5 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (60.00%) VPN
5 6 (60.00%) Symantec
5 6 (60.00%) Citrix
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (60.00%) MCSE
5 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 6 (60.00%) MS Office
5 6 (60.00%) XenApp
5 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
5 6 (60.00%) Veeam
5 6 (60.00%) VMware ESXi

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Lync
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Wireless
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
5 3 (30.00%) NAS
6 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (10.00%) Broadband
6 1 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) PDA
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Straight-Through Processing
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (40.00%) CCA
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) MCITP
5 2 (20.00%) MCP
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) RHCE
6 1 (10.00%) MCSA
6 1 (10.00%) LPIC
6 1 (10.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (60.00%) XenApp
3 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 1 (10.00%) XenServer
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) SCCM
1 8 (80.00%) SCOM
2 7 (70.00%) Backup Exec
3 6 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (60.00%) SCVMM
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Websense
3 6 (60.00%) Symantec
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Veeam
4 2 (20.00%) Sophos
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) AppSense
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42000.00 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + £750 per quarter bonus, phone, laptop
Posted: 6 days ago