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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 77 63 42
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 17 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.04% 2.15% 5.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.62% 11.26% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 55
Average salary £49,500 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.75% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £49,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
178 151 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.50% 19.07% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 140 123 217
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 -2 4 £57,000 +52.00%
Cheltenham - 1 - -
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) VMware
3 23 (71.88%) SQL
4 21 (65.63%) Linux
4 21 (65.63%) HP
5 20 (62.50%) Citrix
6 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
7 16 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 16 (50.00%) NetApp
8 15 (46.88%) Solaris
9 14 (43.75%) Cisco
10 13 (40.63%) DHCP
10 13 (40.63%) HPUX
10 13 (40.63%) MySQL
10 13 (40.63%) ITIL
10 13 (40.63%) DV Cleared
10 13 (40.63%) vSphere
11 12 (37.50%) Software Architecture
11 12 (37.50%) Brocade
11 12 (37.50%) Web Development
11 12 (37.50%) VMware ESX
11 12 (37.50%) NetBackup
11 12 (37.50%) WebLogic
11 12 (37.50%) Perl
11 12 (37.50%) Java
11 12 (37.50%) J2EE
11 12 (37.50%) Apache
11 12 (37.50%) JBoss
11 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
11 12 (37.50%) Veritas

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 12 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 12 (37.50%) Apache
1 12 (37.50%) JBoss
2 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) DHCP
2 8 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
4 3 (9.38%) NAS
4 3 (9.38%) Internet
4 3 (9.38%) MPLS
4 3 (9.38%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) VoIP
5 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security
6 1 (3.13%) DNS
6 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Wintel Engineer
1 6 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Lead Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Lead Technical Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) DBA
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IBM Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) J2EE
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) Spring Integration
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) Lucene
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.13%) Statistics
2 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Linux
3 15 (46.88%) Solaris
4 13 (40.63%) HPUX
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.38%) AIX
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.13%) UNIX
8 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 12 (37.50%) Software Architecture
2 12 (37.50%) Web Development
3 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (3.13%) Cyber Security
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.13%) Business Development
8 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.13%) Information Assurance
8 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) Perl
2 12 (37.50%) Java
3 11 (34.38%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) C++
4 3 (9.38%) VBScript
4 3 (9.38%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 16 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (40.63%) DV Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (12.50%) MCSE
5 4 (12.50%) MCP
6 3 (9.38%) MCITP
7 2 (6.25%) Degree
8 1 (3.13%) LPIC
8 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.13%) CCNP
8 1 (3.13%) CCNA
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) vSphere
2 12 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
6 3 (9.38%) XenApp
6 3 (9.38%) ISA Server
7 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) NetBackup
2 3 (9.38%) Unicenter
2 3 (9.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) VMware
2 21 (65.63%) HP
3 20 (62.50%) Citrix
4 16 (50.00%) NetApp
5 14 (43.75%) Cisco
6 12 (37.50%) Brocade
6 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 12 (37.50%) Veritas
6 12 (37.50%) Symantec
7 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
8 7 (21.88%) Oracle
9 5 (15.63%) IBM
10 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
11 3 (9.38%) BMC
12 1 (3.13%) Vizioncore
12 1 (3.13%) Websense