The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 1.69% 2.27% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.98% 13.04% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.59%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
Devon

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

Communications & Networking Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 24.16% 17.42% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 12
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,680 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,151 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

SAN
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

SAN Salary Trend in Exeter

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 9 (81.82%) NetApp
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (27.27%) VMFS
4 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (27.27%) vCloud
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Server
4 3 (27.27%) CA
4 3 (27.27%) e-Health
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) DTS
4 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) DMZ
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DMZ
2 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) DTS
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) DBA
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) SQL DBA
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) EMC Storage Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
1 3 (27.27%) e-Health
2 2 (18.18%) Symmetrix DMX
2 2 (18.18%) CLARiiON
2 2 (18.18%) Symmetrix
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Server
2 3 (27.27%) VMFS
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (27.27%) vCloud
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) NetApp
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) CA
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix