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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 82 86 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 16 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.38% 1.74% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.16% 18.75% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 8
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
113 128 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.77% 9.30% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75 104 80
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 25 (67.57%) Windows
3 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (45.95%) DNS
5 16 (43.24%) ITIL
5 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (40.54%) vSphere
6 15 (40.54%) Linux
6 15 (40.54%) HP
7 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
7 14 (37.84%) DHCP
7 14 (37.84%) Finance
7 14 (37.84%) Firewall
8 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
9 12 (32.43%) UNIX
9 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
9 12 (32.43%) Citrix
10 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
10 11 (29.73%) Oracle
10 11 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (27.03%) SCCM
11 10 (27.03%) XenApp
11 10 (27.03%) Perl
11 10 (27.03%) Solaris
11 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
11 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) IIS
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Utilities
2 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.70%) Maximo
3 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (45.95%) DNS
2 14 (37.84%) Firewall
2 14 (37.84%) DHCP
3 8 (21.62%) VPN
4 7 (18.92%) LAN
4 7 (18.92%) WAN
5 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (16.22%) NAS
6 5 (13.51%) IPv4
7 3 (8.11%) VLAN
7 3 (8.11%) HTTP
7 3 (8.11%) SNMP
7 3 (8.11%) SMTP
8 1 (2.70%) WLAN
8 1 (2.70%) Network Security
8 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
3 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
3 6 (16.22%) MarkLogic
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 6 (16.22%) RDBMS
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (16.22%) TimesTen
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (8.11%) Big Data
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Back Office
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) DBA
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (13.51%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.70%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (10.81%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (8.11%) X-Windows
4 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Clustering
1 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) SCADA
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (40.54%) Linux
4 12 (32.43%) UNIX
5 11 (29.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (27.03%) Solaris
7 5 (13.51%) AIX
8 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Validation
2 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (16.22%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
3 5 (13.51%) Time Management
3 5 (13.51%) Service Management
4 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.11%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) ERP
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) Perl
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
3 6 (16.22%) Bourne shell
3 6 (16.22%) AWK
3 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
3 6 (16.22%) sed
4 5 (13.51%) VBScript
5 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.81%) Korn
5 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (21.62%) MCSE
3 7 (18.92%) MCSA
4 5 (13.51%) MCP
5 2 (5.41%) CCNA
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.41%) MCITP
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
1 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (40.54%) vSphere
3 10 (27.03%) XenApp
4 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
5 6 (16.22%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop
7 4 (10.81%) PowerHA
8 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
9 2 (5.41%) ISA Server
10 1 (2.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) SCCM
2 9 (24.32%) SCOM
3 7 (18.92%) Puppet
4 6 (16.22%) Data Guard
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (10.81%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
6 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
8 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 15 (40.54%) HP
3 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
4 12 (32.43%) Citrix
5 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
5 11 (29.73%) Oracle
6 8 (21.62%) EMC
7 7 (18.92%) Cisco
8 6 (16.22%) Sybase
8 6 (16.22%) Vertica
8 6 (16.22%) MapR
9 5 (13.51%) IBM
9 5 (13.51%) Compaq
10 4 (10.81%) Dell
10 4 (10.81%) Sun
10 4 (10.81%) Symantec
11 3 (8.11%) Veritas
12 2 (5.41%) NetApp
13 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
13 1 (2.70%) webMethods
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago