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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 33 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.05% 7.19% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 33.33% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 6
Average salary £34,500 £48,750 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.23% +1.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £52,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
64 36 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 24.43% 21.56% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 75
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -32.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Farnborough

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (75.00%) vSphere
4 7 (58.33%) ITIL
4 7 (58.33%) vCloud
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) VPN
5 6 (50.00%) NAS
5 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) IPsec
6 5 (41.67%) CentOS
6 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) SaaS
7 4 (33.33%) PaaS
7 4 (33.33%) Change Management
7 4 (33.33%) IaaS
8 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
8 3 (25.00%) Network Security
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (25.00%) Service Management
8 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (16.67%) SSL
9 2 (16.67%) WAN
9 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
1 4 (33.33%) PaaS
1 4 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) VPN
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) IPsec
1 6 (50.00%) NAS
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAN Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) CentOS
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (75.00%) vSphere
2 7 (58.33%) vCloud
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Legato
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Hitachi
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas