The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 74 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing SAN 18 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.00% 2.33% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.87% 11.88% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 23
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £26,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £61,150 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -4.70%
SAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 202 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.58% 19.61% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 152 164 166
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SAN
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SAN Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

SAN
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +10 16 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Cirencester +2 1 £34,000 -4.22%
Gloucester -3 1 £37,500 -23.07% 1
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server
3 18 (78.26%) Citrix
4 17 (73.91%) XenApp
5 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
6 14 (60.87%) MCSE
6 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (52.17%) Linux
8 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
8 11 (47.83%) NetApp
8 11 (47.83%) Symantec
8 11 (47.83%) NetBackup
8 11 (47.83%) Backup Exec
8 11 (47.83%) vSphere
9 10 (43.48%) Advertising
9 10 (43.48%) ITIL
9 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
10 9 (39.13%) MCSA
10 9 (39.13%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (39.13%) Sophos
10 9 (39.13%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (39.13%) MCITP
11 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (34.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
12 7 (30.43%) WSUS
13 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) NAS
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 10 (43.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (26.09%) Citrix Support
4 6 (26.09%) IT Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) IT Support
4 6 (26.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (17.39%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior IT Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior IT Support
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Architect
7 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) AS400
1 2 (8.70%) iSeries
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server
3 12 (52.17%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) AIX
7 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Analytics
2 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Coaching
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (4.35%) System Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) VBScript
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) MCSE
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (39.13%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (39.13%) MCITP
2 9 (39.13%) MCSA
3 8 (34.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (21.74%) CCNA
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) XenApp
2 11 (47.83%) vSphere
3 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
4 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
5 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
6 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Backup Exec
1 11 (47.83%) NetBackup
2 9 (39.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (30.43%) WSUS
4 2 (8.70%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (8.70%) Zenoss
5 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
5 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 18 (78.26%) Citrix
3 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 11 (47.83%) NetApp
4 11 (47.83%) Symantec
5 9 (39.13%) Sophos
6 4 (17.39%) IBM
7 3 (13.04%) Brocade
7 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.35%) EMC
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago