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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 55 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.06% - 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.38% - 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
Average salary £30,000 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 - £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
93 36 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.70% 12.37% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 79 29 58
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 22 December 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) VPN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) Lync
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) PDA
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) Straight-Through Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) BC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) MCP
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) LPIC
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
3 1 (16.67%) RHCE
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (33.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) Websense
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat