The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 52 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.46% 3.63% 3.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 13.46% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 8
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +52.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £38,100 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £63,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
SAN
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 104 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 15.37% 26.94% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 45 101 35
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £43,500 £66,150
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SAN
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Devon region.

SAN Salary Trend in Devon

SAN
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -20 3 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Plymouth - 2 £26,000 - 1
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Dell
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) EqualLogic
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) Server Hardening
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Internet
6 2 (20.00%) Symantec
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (10.00%) NAS
6 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support
2 1 (10.00%) PC Support
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) SUSE
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) HPUX
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (30.00%) Server Hardening
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SCSA
1 1 (10.00%) RHCA
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Dell
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) CommVault
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
Met Office
Salary: £21,264 - £23,790 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago