The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 90 66 47
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -19
Permanent jobs citing SAN 18 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.37% 2.93% 3.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.63% 28.07% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 10
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £34,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £60,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 114 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.38% 10.42% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70 76 74
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SAN
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SAN Salary Trend in Glasgow

SAN
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 33 (76.74%) VMware
2 26 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (55.81%) Windows
3 24 (55.81%) MS Exchange
4 22 (51.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (46.51%) MS Excel
5 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (39.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (37.21%) MCSA
8 15 (34.88%) MCSE
9 14 (32.56%) MCITP
9 14 (32.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (27.91%) MCTS
10 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
10 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (25.58%) Citrix
11 11 (25.58%) UNIX
12 10 (23.26%) Linux
12 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
12 10 (23.26%) Firewall
13 7 (16.28%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
13 7 (16.28%) ITIL
13 7 (16.28%) Finance
13 7 (16.28%) Degree
14 6 (13.95%) Cisco
14 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
14 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
14 6 (13.95%) XenApp

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 24 (55.81%) MS Exchange
2 17 (39.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (32.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (9.30%) IIS
4 4 (9.30%) Lync
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (46.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.63%) LAN
3 5 (11.63%) WAN
4 4 (9.30%) IP Telephony
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (4.65%) VPN
5 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) DHCP
6 1 (2.33%) PBX
6 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.33%) Network Security
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Law
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Electronics
4 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Consultant
3 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Administrator
4 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) IT Support
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Citrix Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.98%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Server Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Storage Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) DTV
2 2 (4.65%) Open Source
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) Firmware
3 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (25.58%) UNIX
6 10 (23.26%) Linux
7 5 (11.63%) AIX
7 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Phone
8 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (6.98%) Solaris
9 3 (6.98%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL
2 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
3 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.65%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.33%) CRM
6 1 (2.33%) ERP
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Service Management
6 1 (2.33%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.33%) Information Security
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) C
3 2 (4.65%) Korn
3 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.65%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) sed
3 2 (4.65%) Bourne shell
3 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.33%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) AWK
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (37.21%) MCSA
3 15 (34.88%) MCSE
4 14 (32.56%) MCITP
5 12 (27.91%) MCTS
6 7 (16.28%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (16.28%) Degree
7 5 (11.63%) CCA
8 3 (6.98%) CCEE
8 3 (6.98%) CCIA
9 2 (4.65%) HNC
9 2 (4.65%) HND
9 2 (4.65%) NVQ Level 4
10 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
10 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
10 1 (2.33%) CCNA
10 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.95%) XenApp
4 4 (9.30%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.30%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.98%) vSphere
6 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.33%) KVM
6 1 (2.33%) RHEV
6 1 (2.33%) NFS
6 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) VMware
2 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.58%) Citrix
4 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
5 6 (13.95%) Cisco
6 4 (9.30%) Veritas
6 4 (9.30%) EMC
7 3 (6.98%) IBM
7 3 (6.98%) HP
7 3 (6.98%) Brocade
8 2 (4.65%) Sun
8 2 (4.65%) SAP
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle
9 1 (2.33%) Symantec
9 1 (2.33%) Sophos
9 1 (2.33%) Dell
9 1 (2.33%) Avaya
9 1 (2.33%) CA
9 1 (2.33%) Hitachi
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £2000 - £27000 per annum + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, 10% Annual Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago