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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.60% 3.39% 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 25.00% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
39 24 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 23.49% 13.56% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 55
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (80.00%) vSphere
3 8 (80.00%) vCloud
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL
4 7 (70.00%) IaaS
4 7 (70.00%) SaaS
4 7 (70.00%) PaaS
4 7 (70.00%) NAS
4 7 (70.00%) IPsec
4 7 (70.00%) Change Management
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) CentOS
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) SaaS
1 7 (70.00%) PaaS
1 7 (70.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) IPsec
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
1 7 (70.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (80.00%) vSphere
1 8 (80.00%) vCloud
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat