The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 86 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 24 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.75% 2.93% 3.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.39% 29.51% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 14
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- -1.84%
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
138 122 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.04% 9.93% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 89 88 81
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £44,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Scotland

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 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 31 (59.62%) VMware
2 23 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (42.31%) Windows
3 22 (42.31%) MS Excel
4 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (32.69%) Linux
5 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (28.85%) MCSE
7 15 (28.85%) Red Hat
8 14 (26.92%) UNIX
8 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 14 (26.92%) Citrix
9 13 (25.00%) MCITP
10 12 (23.08%) Finance
11 11 (21.15%) MCSA
11 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (19.23%) MCTS
12 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (17.31%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (15.38%) SQL
14 8 (15.38%) Oracle
14 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
14 8 (15.38%) Firewall
15 6 (11.54%) AIX
15 6 (11.54%) LAN
15 6 (11.54%) WAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 16 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.85%) IIS
4 2 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (42.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Firewall
2 6 (11.54%) LAN
2 6 (11.54%) WAN
2 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.69%) DNS
3 4 (7.69%) DHCP
4 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.85%) BGP
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.92%) NAS
5 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.92%) FTP
5 1 (1.92%) SMTP
5 1 (1.92%) IPv4
5 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.69%) MySQL
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.92%) TimesTen
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.92%) UniData
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Analyst
2 11 (21.15%) Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) Service Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Citrix Consultant
3 6 (11.54%) IT Support
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Administrator
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (9.62%) DBA
5 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 4 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Server Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Storage Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) Middleware
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Clustering
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Open Source
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.92%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) Firmware
3 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.92%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (32.69%) Linux
3 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (26.92%) UNIX
5 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (11.54%) AIX
8 5 (9.62%) Solaris
9 3 (5.77%) Tru64
9 3 (5.77%) CentOS
10 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
2 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
2 3 (5.77%) ITIL
2 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (3.85%) SOA
3 2 (3.85%) Validation
3 2 (3.85%) Migration
3 2 (3.85%) Release Management
3 2 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.92%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
4 1 (1.92%) Programme Management
4 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) Perl
3 4 (7.69%) Bourne shell
3 4 (7.69%) sed
4 3 (5.77%) AWK
5 2 (3.85%) Korn
5 2 (3.85%) C
5 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) VB
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (28.85%) MCSE
3 13 (25.00%) MCITP
4 11 (21.15%) MCSA
5 10 (19.23%) MCTS
6 9 (17.31%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (11.54%) CCA
8 4 (7.69%) CCEE
8 4 (7.69%) CCIA
9 3 (5.77%) Degree
10 2 (3.85%) NVQ Level 4
10 2 (3.85%) HNC
10 2 (3.85%) HND
11 1 (1.92%) CCNA
11 1 (1.92%) MCP
11 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.92%) IBM Certification
11 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (44.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.54%) XenApp
3 6 (11.54%) XenDesktop
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.92%) vSphere
6 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.92%) Nagios
3 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) VMware
2 15 (28.85%) Red Hat
3 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 14 (26.92%) Citrix
4 8 (15.38%) Oracle
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco
5 5 (9.62%) EMC
6 4 (7.69%) Veritas
6 4 (7.69%) HP
7 3 (5.77%) IBM
7 3 (5.77%) NetApp
7 3 (5.77%) Dell
7 3 (5.77%) Brocade
8 2 (3.85%) Avaya
8 2 (3.85%) CommVault
8 2 (3.85%) Sun
9 1 (1.92%) Compaq
9 1 (1.92%) Sybase
9 1 (1.92%) SAP
9 1 (1.92%) Hitachi
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 4 days ago