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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 54 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.54% 1.63% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 6.33% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Median salary £40,750 £39,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.48% +34.48%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
79 79 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 20.31% 25.73% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 77 78 52
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £30,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 9 (47.37%) NetBackup
4 9 (47.37%) Backup Exec
4 9 (47.37%) Citrix
4 9 (47.37%) NetApp
4 9 (47.37%) Symantec
5 8 (42.11%) MCSE
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (42.11%) XenApp
6 7 (36.84%) vSphere
6 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
6 7 (36.84%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) Python
7 6 (31.58%) Perl
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) Validation
7 6 (31.58%) Scrum
7 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
7 6 (31.58%) Cucumber
7 6 (31.58%) Selenium
7 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (31.58%) System Testing

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 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Cucumber
1 6 (31.58%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
General
1 4 (21.05%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Integration Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Test Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Storage Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior IT Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Automation Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (31.58%) DevOps
2 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) SDLC
2 6 (31.58%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (31.58%) System Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Validation
2 6 (31.58%) V-Model
2 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
3 4 (21.05%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Perl
1 6 (31.58%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) MCSE
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCNA
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCITP
2 5 (26.32%) MCSA
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) XenApp
2 7 (36.84%) vSphere
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Backup Exec
1 9 (47.37%) NetBackup
2 5 (26.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (26.32%) WSUS
3 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
4 2 (10.53%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (10.53%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Citrix
2 9 (47.37%) NetApp
2 9 (47.37%) Symantec
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) IBM
4 5 (26.32%) Sophos
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Brocade
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.26%) Aruba
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL