The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 27 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.10% 4.46% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.07% 24.14% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 29 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 25.66% 18.47% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 28 70
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
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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 24 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Farnborough

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) vSphere
3 10 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (46.67%) ITIL
5 7 (46.67%) VPN
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco
6 6 (40.00%) EMC
6 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (33.33%) NAS
7 5 (33.33%) CentOS
7 5 (33.33%) vCloud
7 5 (33.33%) VLAN
7 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (33.33%) DNS
7 5 (33.33%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) WAN
7 5 (33.33%) DHCP
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) CCNA
8 4 (26.67%) NetApp
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
8 4 (26.67%) Firewall
8 4 (26.67%) IPsec
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) VPN
2 5 (33.33%) NAS
2 5 (33.33%) VLAN
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) IPsec
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) SSL
5 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (6.67%) DMZ
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Support Specialist
1 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SAN Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (33.33%) CentOS
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) HPUX
6 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) VCP5
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) vSphere
2 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) vCloud
4 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Legato
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Veritas
6 1 (6.67%) Hitachi
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle