The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 47 35 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Permanent jobs citing SAN 18 47 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.61% 7.73% 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 37.90% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 18
Median salary £32,125 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
81 124 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.23% 20.39% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 75 96 107
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £22,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +3 9 £30,250 -10.37%
Bournemouth -11 9 £36,500 +4.28%
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SAN.

1 37 (86.05%) VMware
2 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 36 (83.72%) Active Directory
3 35 (81.40%) Citrix
3 35 (81.40%) MS Exchange
4 34 (79.07%) Microsoft
5 32 (74.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 32 (74.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (67.44%) MS Excel
7 28 (65.12%) XenApp
7 28 (65.12%) Windows Server
8 25 (58.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 25 (58.14%) Office 365
9 23 (53.49%) XenDesktop
10 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (20.93%) SCOM
11 8 (18.60%) Finance
11 8 (18.60%) DHCP
11 8 (18.60%) DNS
11 8 (18.60%) HP
12 7 (16.28%) Hitachi
12 7 (16.28%) NetApp
12 7 (16.28%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (13.95%) SCCM
13 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
13 6 (13.95%) ITIL
14 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (11.63%) NetBackup
14 5 (11.63%) High Availability
14 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 35 (81.40%) MS Exchange
2 32 (74.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (58.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (67.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 25 (58.14%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) DHCP
1 8 (18.60%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
3 2 (4.65%) NAS
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.65%) VLAN
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Publishing
3 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 26 (60.47%) 3rd Line Support
2 26 (60.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 26 (60.47%) Support Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Azure Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Field Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) PMO Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Portfolio Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) SWIFT
2 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.33%) BYOD
3 1 (2.33%) PKI
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (65.12%) Windows Server
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) ITIL
2 5 (11.63%) High Availability
2 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
2 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (9.30%) Change Control
3 4 (9.30%) SDLC
3 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.65%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.65%) Business Transformation
4 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.65%) Cash Management
4 2 (4.65%) Defect Management
4 2 (4.65%) Line Management
4 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.65%) Release Management
5 1 (2.33%) Data Governance
5 1 (2.33%) Presales
5 1 (2.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 36 (83.72%) Active Directory
2 28 (65.12%) XenApp
3 23 (53.49%) XenDesktop
4 7 (16.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
6 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) SCOM
2 6 (13.95%) SCCM
3 5 (11.63%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) VMware
2 35 (81.40%) Citrix
3 34 (79.07%) Microsoft
4 8 (18.60%) HP
5 7 (16.28%) Hitachi
5 7 (16.28%) NetApp
6 3 (6.98%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco
7 1 (2.33%) EMC
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec