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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 78 65 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -31
Permanent jobs citing SAN 20 27 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.92% 2.93% 7.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 14.36% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 60
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,300 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
200 188 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.19% 20.37% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 163 162 209
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,250 £46,000
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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Cheltenham -6 9 £29,000 -4.91% 2
Gloucester +8 4 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Cirencester - 1 £35,500 -
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) VMware
3 19 (63.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (53.33%) Linux
5 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (50.00%) Firewall
6 14 (46.67%) Citrix
6 14 (46.67%) SQL
6 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
7 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (36.67%) Oracle
9 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 10 (33.33%) Symantec
9 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
10 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
10 9 (30.00%) SCCM
10 9 (30.00%) SCOM
10 9 (30.00%) WAN
11 8 (26.67%) Cisco
11 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
11 8 (26.67%) VPN
11 8 (26.67%) MySQL
11 8 (26.67%) Clustering
12 7 (23.33%) Backup Exec
12 7 (23.33%) HP
12 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (13.33%) Lync
4 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.33%) JBoss
5 1 (3.33%) Apache
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) Firewall
2 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (30.00%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) VPN
5 6 (20.00%) NAS
5 6 (20.00%) Wireless
6 5 (16.67%) MPLS
6 5 (16.67%) LAN
7 4 (13.33%) Network Security
7 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
7 4 (13.33%) NetScaler
7 4 (13.33%) DHCP
7 4 (13.33%) VLAN
8 3 (10.00%) Internet
8 3 (10.00%) DNS
8 3 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (6.67%) HTTP
10 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (10.00%) Project Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Lead Architect
2 3 (10.00%) Lead Technical Architect
2 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Designer
3 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (6.67%) Administrator
3 2 (6.67%) Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.33%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) jQuery
1 2 (6.67%) Spring Integration
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) J2EE
1 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (6.67%) Lucene
1 2 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Clustering
2 3 (10.00%) PDA
2 3 (10.00%) Replication
3 2 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.33%) Solaris
5 4 (13.33%) UNIX
6 3 (10.00%) AIX
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.67%) HPUX
8 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (16.67%) Cyber Security
2 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.33%) High Availability
3 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
4 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) MODAF
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) Perl
3 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) C
4 2 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (20.00%) MCSE
4 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (16.67%) Degree
6 4 (13.33%) CCA
6 4 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (10.00%) CCNP
7 3 (10.00%) CCNA
8 2 (6.67%) BC Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) MCP
8 2 (6.67%) MCITP
9 1 (3.33%) LPIC
9 1 (3.33%) MCTS
9 1 (3.33%) MCSA
9 1 (3.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (20.00%) XenApp
5 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (10.00%) vSphere
7 2 (6.67%) Terminal Server
8 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) SCCM
1 9 (30.00%) SCOM
2 7 (23.33%) Backup Exec
3 6 (20.00%) SCVMM
3 6 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (10.00%) Unicenter
4 3 (10.00%) OpenView
4 3 (10.00%) Hyperic
5 2 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (46.67%) Citrix
4 11 (36.67%) Oracle
5 10 (33.33%) Symantec
6 8 (26.67%) Cisco
7 7 (23.33%) HP
8 6 (20.00%) Veeam
8 6 (20.00%) Websense
9 4 (13.33%) IBM
9 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
9 4 (13.33%) NetApp
10 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (10.00%) BMC
10 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
11 2 (6.67%) Sophos
11 2 (6.67%) Brocade
12 1 (3.33%) AppSense
12 1 (3.33%) McAfee
12 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42000.00 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + £750 per quarter bonus, phone, laptop
Posted: 6 days ago