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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 83 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 25 39 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.82% 3.24% 4.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.86% 34.51% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 14
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £38,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.23%
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 113 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.20% 9.40% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 89 78 75
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 £26,300 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £43,000 £56,750
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 1 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (62.00%) VMware
2 24 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 24 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (46.00%) Windows
4 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
6 17 (34.00%) MCSE
7 15 (30.00%) MCITP
8 14 (28.00%) Linux
8 14 (28.00%) Citrix
9 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
9 13 (26.00%) MCSA
9 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (24.00%) MCTS
10 12 (24.00%) UNIX
10 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
11 10 (20.00%) Finance
12 9 (18.00%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
13 8 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (14.00%) Firewall
15 6 (12.00%) Clustering
15 6 (12.00%) CCA
15 6 (12.00%) SQL
15 6 (12.00%) Oracle
15 6 (12.00%) LAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (48.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Firewall
2 6 (12.00%) LAN
2 6 (12.00%) WAN
3 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.00%) DHCP
4 3 (6.00%) DNS
5 2 (4.00%) BGP
5 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.00%) IPv4
6 1 (2.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.00%) OLTP
4 1 (2.00%) UniData
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Analyst
2 11 (22.00%) Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) IT Support
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.00%) DBA
5 4 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Server Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Storage Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Middleware
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.00%) Firmware
3 1 (2.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (28.00%) Linux
5 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (24.00%) UNIX
7 8 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (10.00%) AIX
9 3 (6.00%) Solaris
9 3 (6.00%) Tru64
10 2 (4.00%) CentOS
10 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
10 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (6.00%) ITIL
3 2 (4.00%) Service Management
3 2 (4.00%) Migration
3 2 (4.00%) SOA
3 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 1 (2.00%) Release Management
4 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.00%) Validation
4 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) Perl
3 3 (6.00%) sed
3 3 (6.00%) Bourne shell
4 2 (4.00%) AWK
4 2 (4.00%) C
4 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.00%) Korn
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (34.00%) MCSE
3 15 (30.00%) MCITP
4 13 (26.00%) MCSA
5 12 (24.00%) MCTS
6 9 (18.00%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (12.00%) CCA
8 4 (8.00%) CCEE
8 4 (8.00%) CCIA
9 3 (6.00%) Degree
10 2 (4.00%) HNC
10 2 (4.00%) HND
10 2 (4.00%) NVQ Level 4
11 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (2.00%) IBM Certification
11 1 (2.00%) CCNA
11 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.00%) XenApp
3 6 (12.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.00%) Nagios
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) VMware
2 14 (28.00%) Citrix
3 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle
6 4 (8.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) EMC
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco
6 4 (8.00%) Veritas
7 3 (6.00%) Brocade
7 3 (6.00%) IBM
7 3 (6.00%) Dell
8 2 (4.00%) Sun
8 2 (4.00%) NetApp
8 2 (4.00%) CommVault
8 2 (4.00%) Avaya
9 1 (2.00%) Verint
9 1 (2.00%) CA
9 1 (2.00%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.00%) Compaq
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