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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 33 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.91% 1.06% 5.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.52% 4.44% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 9
Average salary £46,250 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.53% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £30,400 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £33,600 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
54 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 21.09% 23.81% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 51 23 43
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 5 August 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Gloucester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (65.38%) VMware
5 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (50.00%) VMware ESX
8 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (42.31%) SCCM
9 11 (42.31%) Linux
10 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
10 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
11 8 (30.77%) Windows XP
11 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
12 7 (26.92%) NAS
12 7 (26.92%) Change Control
12 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (26.92%) Change Management
12 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
12 7 (26.92%) SLA
12 7 (26.92%) HP
13 6 (23.08%) Dell
13 6 (23.08%) EMC
13 6 (23.08%) IIS
13 6 (23.08%) MS Office
13 6 (23.08%) Oracle
13 6 (23.08%) Internet

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (23.08%) Office Communications Server
3 6 (23.08%) IIS
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) NAS
2 6 (23.08%) Internet
3 5 (19.23%) 3G
3 5 (19.23%) LTE
3 5 (19.23%) SS7
3 5 (19.23%) GPRS
3 5 (19.23%) GSM
3 5 (19.23%) PSTN
3 5 (19.23%) VoIP
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
4 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 4 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
6 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.85%) HTTP
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) WAN
6 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2005
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 7 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Technical Support
4 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 5 (19.23%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Network Support
7 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) J2EE
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.85%) Lucene
1 1 (3.85%) Spring
1 1 (3.85%) jQuery
1 1 (3.85%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) FMCG
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (42.31%) Linux
5 8 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Change Management
1 7 (26.92%) Change Control
2 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Time Management
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Network Management
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) Service Management
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) APMP
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (23.08%) vSphere
5 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) XenServer
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) HP
4 6 (23.08%) Dell
4 6 (23.08%) EMC
4 6 (23.08%) Oracle
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) Websense
7 1 (3.85%) IronPort
7 1 (3.85%) Veeam
7 1 (3.85%) 3PAR