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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 56 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.94% 3.72% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.18% 16.28% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 4
Median salary £35,500 £27,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.09% -29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
110 86 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.71% 22.87% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 94 80 88
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 May 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server
3 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
3 20 (68.97%) Citrix
4 19 (65.52%) XenApp
5 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (58.62%) MCSE
6 16 (55.17%) Linux
6 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
7 13 (44.83%) Advertising
8 11 (37.93%) NetBackup
8 11 (37.93%) Backup Exec
8 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
8 11 (37.93%) NetApp
8 11 (37.93%) Symantec
8 11 (37.93%) ITIL
8 11 (37.93%) vSphere
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (31.03%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (31.03%) Sophos
10 9 (31.03%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
10 9 (31.03%) MCSA
10 9 (31.03%) MCITP
10 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (27.59%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (27.59%) XenDesktop
11 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) NAS
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
1 7 (24.14%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Maven
General
1 13 (44.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (34.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Support Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) IT Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) IT Support
4 8 (27.59%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 7 (24.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) Integration Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) Senior IT Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) Senior IT Support
5 7 (24.14%) Senior Support Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) Test Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Analyst
6 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (13.79%) Citrix Support
8 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server
3 16 (55.17%) Linux
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Automation Testing
2 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (24.14%) DevOps
2 7 (24.14%) Integration Testing
2 7 (24.14%) Performance Testing
2 7 (24.14%) Scrum
2 7 (24.14%) SDLC
2 7 (24.14%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (24.14%) System Testing
2 7 (24.14%) Validation
2 7 (24.14%) V-Model
2 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
3 5 (17.24%) Defect Tracking
3 5 (17.24%) Manual Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Software Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Perl
1 7 (24.14%) Python
2 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) Ruby
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) MCSE
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (31.03%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (31.03%) MCITP
2 9 (31.03%) MCSA
3 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (24.14%) CCNA
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) XenApp
2 11 (37.93%) vSphere
3 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
4 8 (27.59%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (27.59%) XenDesktop
5 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Backup Exec
1 11 (37.93%) NetBackup
2 9 (31.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (24.14%) WSUS
4 2 (6.90%) Tivoli
4 2 (6.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 20 (68.97%) Citrix
2 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) NetApp
3 11 (37.93%) Symantec
4 9 (31.03%) Sophos
5 7 (24.14%) Oracle
6 2 (6.90%) EMC
6 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.45%) Aruba
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL