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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 58 66 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 41 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.05% 2.44% 5.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.34% 11.44% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 44
Average salary £38,250 £46,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,550 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
212 201 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.93% 21.31% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 184 149 203
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
Gloucester - 22 £36,250 - 1
Cheltenham +6 4 £37,000 +27.58% 1
Cirencester - 1 £41,500 -
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 72 (93.51%) Windows
2 60 (77.92%) VMware
3 44 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (54.55%) Citrix
5 39 (50.65%) Active Directory
5 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
6 38 (49.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (48.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (44.16%) MS Exchange
8 34 (44.16%) SQL Server
9 33 (42.86%) Linux
10 28 (36.36%) Symantec
11 25 (32.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (32.47%) Clustering
11 25 (32.47%) SCCM
12 24 (31.17%) Backup Exec
13 22 (28.57%) VMware ESX
14 21 (27.27%) MCSE
15 20 (25.97%) Firewall
15 20 (25.97%) Hyper-V
16 18 (23.38%) vSphere
17 17 (22.08%) XenApp
17 17 (22.08%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (22.08%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (22.08%) Exchange Server 2003
17 17 (22.08%) Oracle
17 17 (22.08%) NetApp
18 16 (20.78%) HP
18 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
18 16 (20.78%) ITIL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 34 (44.16%) MS Exchange
2 17 (22.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (11.69%) SharePoint
6 7 (9.09%) Lync
7 6 (7.79%) IIS
7 6 (7.79%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) MS Office
2 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.97%) Firewall
2 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.99%) WAN
4 9 (11.69%) VPN
4 9 (11.69%) Wireless
4 9 (11.69%) NAS
5 7 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 7 (9.09%) VLAN
5 7 (9.09%) Internet
6 6 (7.79%) iSCSI
7 5 (6.49%) LTE
7 5 (6.49%) 3G
7 5 (6.49%) DNS
7 5 (6.49%) DHCP
7 5 (6.49%) PSTN
7 5 (6.49%) GPRS
7 5 (6.49%) GSM
7 5 (6.49%) SS7
8 4 (5.19%) VoIP
9 3 (3.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.16%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (22.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (14.29%) MySQL
4 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.90%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.90%) Maven
General
1 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.19%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.90%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (19.48%) Support Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (12.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Technical Support
5 9 (11.69%) Architect
5 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (10.39%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Technical Support Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 6 (7.79%) Help Desk Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Field Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Server Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) HTML
1 4 (5.19%) CSS
2 3 (3.90%) Hibernate
2 3 (3.90%) Lucene
2 3 (3.90%) Spring
2 3 (3.90%) jQuery
2 3 (3.90%) Spring Integration
3 1 (1.30%) .NET
3 1 (1.30%) J2EE
3 1 (1.30%) COM
3 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.47%) Clustering
2 8 (10.39%) Replication
3 6 (7.79%) PDA
4 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.60%) FMCG
6 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 72 (93.51%) Windows
2 38 (49.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 37 (48.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (42.86%) Linux
5 14 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (15.58%) Windows XP
7 7 (9.09%) UNIX
8 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) ITIL
2 10 (12.99%) Change Management
2 10 (12.99%) High Availability
3 9 (11.69%) Load Balancing
3 9 (11.69%) Business Continuity
4 7 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (9.09%) Change Control
5 6 (7.79%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (7.79%) Problem Management
5 6 (7.79%) Project Management
6 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
6 5 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.90%) Multithreading
7 3 (3.90%) Time Management
7 3 (3.90%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) VBScript
2 7 (9.09%) C
3 6 (7.79%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.19%) Java
4 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.30%) PHP
6 1 (1.30%) VB
6 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (32.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (27.27%) MCSE
3 16 (20.78%) Security Cleared
4 15 (19.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (9.09%) MCSA
6 7 (9.09%) MCITP
6 7 (9.09%) CCA
7 6 (7.79%) DV Cleared
7 6 (7.79%) Degree
8 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.19%) CCNA
9 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.30%) APMP
10 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (50.65%) Active Directory
3 22 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 20 (25.97%) Hyper-V
5 18 (23.38%) vSphere
6 17 (22.08%) XenApp
7 11 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (14.29%) XenDesktop
8 9 (11.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (3.90%) VMware Server
10 2 (2.60%) KVM
10 2 (2.60%) XenServer
11 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.30%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 25 (32.47%) SCCM
2 24 (31.17%) Backup Exec
3 15 (19.48%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (14.29%) SCOM
5 8 (10.39%) SCVMM
5 8 (10.39%) WSUS
6 7 (9.09%) Hyperic
6 7 (9.09%) NetBackup
7 6 (7.79%) Zenoss
7 6 (7.79%) WhatsUp Gold
8 5 (6.49%) vMotion
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Flashback
9 1 (1.30%) NetVault Backup
9 1 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 60 (77.92%) VMware
2 42 (54.55%) Citrix
3 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
4 28 (36.36%) Symantec
5 17 (22.08%) NetApp
5 17 (22.08%) Oracle
6 16 (20.78%) HP
7 13 (16.88%) Sophos
8 12 (15.58%) Websense
9 11 (14.29%) Veeam
10 9 (11.69%) Cisco
11 7 (9.09%) SolarWinds
12 6 (7.79%) Dell
12 6 (7.79%) EMC
13 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
13 4 (5.19%) IronPort
14 2 (2.60%) Brocade
15 1 (1.30%) 3PAR
15 1 (1.30%) Remedy
15 1 (1.30%) AppSense
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