The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 45 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 12 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.45% 2.58% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.21% 9.23% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 5
Average salary £23,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.70% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 65 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 30.75% 27.90% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87 55 41
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

SAN
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

SAN Salary Trend in Farnborough

SAN
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Farnborough

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 19 (63.33%) MS Exchange
4 19 (63.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (63.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (63.33%) Windows Server
5 18 (60.00%) Office 365
5 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 18 (60.00%) SharePoint
6 17 (56.67%) SharePoint Server
7 10 (33.33%) VMware
8 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (26.67%) vSphere
9 8 (26.67%) vCloud
9 8 (26.67%) Linux
10 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 6 (20.00%) ITIL
10 6 (20.00%) Cisco
11 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 5 (16.67%) VPN
11 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
12 4 (13.33%) CentOS
12 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (13.33%) NAS
12 4 (13.33%) Firewall
12 4 (13.33%) IPsec
12 4 (13.33%) SSL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 19 (63.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (63.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 19 (63.33%) MS Exchange
2 18 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 17 (56.67%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (16.67%) VPN
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) IPsec
2 4 (13.33%) NAS
2 4 (13.33%) SSL
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
4 1 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 17 (56.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 17 (56.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 17 (56.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 17 (56.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 17 (56.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 17 (56.67%) IT Engineer
2 17 (56.67%) IT Support
2 17 (56.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Leader
4 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Windows Server
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (13.33%) CentOS
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (6.67%) Line Management
3 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (3.33%) Change Control
4 1 (3.33%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) Coaching
4 1 (3.33%) Data Management
4 1 (3.33%) Information Security
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.33%) OO
4 1 (3.33%) OOP
4 1 (3.33%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (3.33%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.33%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Threat Management
4 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (13.33%) CCNA
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) CCNP
3 3 (10.00%) EMCISA
3 3 (10.00%) EMCSA
3 3 (10.00%) RHCA
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) VCAP
3 3 (10.00%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 18 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (26.67%) vCloud
4 8 (26.67%) vSphere
5 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.33%) Firmware
6 1 (3.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Foglight
1 1 (3.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) EMC
5 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) RedGate