The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 60 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 31 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.99% 1.69% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.23% 12.82% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 13
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,200 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 78 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.33% 13.18% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 78 62 99
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SAN
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

SAN Salary Trend in Dorset

SAN
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Dorset

SAN
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Poole +5 20 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Bournemouth -18 8 £25,500 -15.00%
Weymouth - 1 £33,500 -
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 58 (81.69%) MS Exchange
1 58 (81.69%) Microsoft
2 55 (77.46%) Citrix
2 55 (77.46%) VMware
2 55 (77.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (70.42%) Windows
4 46 (64.79%) EMC
5 37 (52.11%) MCSE
5 37 (52.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (50.70%) XenDesktop
7 34 (47.89%) vSphere
7 34 (47.89%) MS Excel
8 33 (46.48%) AppSense
9 30 (42.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 29 (40.85%) Lync
10 29 (40.85%) XenApp
10 29 (40.85%) CCA
10 29 (40.85%) Citrix Certification
10 29 (40.85%) CCEA
10 29 (40.85%) Project Management
10 29 (40.85%) CCEE
11 28 (39.44%) NetScaler
12 26 (36.62%) VMware ESX
13 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
13 23 (32.39%) Exchange Server 2010
14 22 (30.99%) HP
15 19 (26.76%) MCSA
16 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (22.54%) Dell
18 15 (21.13%) Firewall

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 58 (81.69%) MS Exchange
2 29 (40.85%) Lync
3 23 (32.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (47.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.08%) Office 365
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (39.44%) NetScaler
2 15 (21.13%) Firewall
3 14 (19.72%) LAN
3 14 (19.72%) WAN
4 13 (18.31%) TCP/IP
5 11 (15.49%) DNS
6 9 (12.68%) NAS
7 8 (11.27%) Wireless
8 4 (5.63%) DHCP
9 3 (4.23%) VPN
10 2 (2.82%) VoIP
10 2 (2.82%) Internet
11 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.41%) VLAN
11 1 (1.41%) DMZ
11 1 (1.41%) IPsec
11 1 (1.41%) HTTP
11 1 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (5.63%) Banking
2 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Local Government
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (52.11%) Consultant
2 29 (40.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 17 (23.94%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 17 (23.94%) Senior Consultant
4 15 (21.13%) Support Technician
4 15 (21.13%) Infrastructure Technician
5 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) IT Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) DBA
7 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (4.23%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (4.23%) Oracle Team Leader
8 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.82%) IT Support
9 2 (2.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Principal Engineer
10 1 (1.41%) Wintel Engineer
10 1 (1.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) PKI
2 4 (5.63%) Replication
3 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (70.42%) Windows
2 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Project Management
2 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
3 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
3 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (4.23%) Migration
5 1 (1.41%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.41%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.41%) Password Management
5 1 (1.41%) CRM
5 1 (1.41%) ERP
5 1 (1.41%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.41%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (1.41%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (52.11%) MCSE
1 37 (52.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (42.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 29 (40.85%) CCA
3 29 (40.85%) Citrix Certification
3 29 (40.85%) CCEA
3 29 (40.85%) CCEE
4 19 (26.76%) MCSA
5 12 (16.90%) VCP4
5 12 (16.90%) MCP
5 12 (16.90%) VCP5
6 7 (9.86%) MCITP
7 5 (7.04%) Degree
8 2 (2.82%) CCNA
8 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.41%) CCNP
System Software
1 55 (77.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (50.70%) XenDesktop
3 34 (47.89%) vSphere
4 29 (40.85%) XenApp
5 26 (36.62%) VMware ESX
6 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
7 13 (18.31%) Hyper-V
8 12 (16.90%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (9.86%) XenServer
10 4 (5.63%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (5.63%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (4.23%) UAG
11 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (1.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) SCCM
1 11 (15.49%) SCOM
2 8 (11.27%) SCVMM
3 7 (9.86%) SCOrch
3 7 (9.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (5.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.63%) Backup Exec
4 4 (5.63%) Data Guard
5 3 (4.23%) SCSM
6 1 (1.41%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 58 (81.69%) Microsoft
2 55 (77.46%) Citrix
2 55 (77.46%) VMware
3 46 (64.79%) EMC
4 33 (46.48%) AppSense
5 22 (30.99%) HP
6 16 (22.54%) Dell
7 12 (16.90%) SAP
8 10 (14.08%) DataCore
9 6 (8.45%) Veeam
9 6 (8.45%) SonicWALL
10 5 (7.04%) Cisco
11 4 (5.63%) Oracle
11 4 (5.63%) Symantec
11 4 (5.63%) Webroot
12 2 (2.82%) CommVault
12 2 (2.82%) Veritas
12 2 (2.82%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.41%) Brocade
13 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
Poole, Dorset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago