The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 32 23 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.17% 6.52% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.75% 23.53% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 3
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 51 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 11.59% 27.72% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 35 62
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £27,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

SAN
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

SAN Salary Trend in Gloucester

SAN
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Gloucester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
1 1 (33.33%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) IBM