The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 68 54 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 21 28 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.30% 3.40% 5.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.77% 14.36% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 64
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -18.47%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
195 195 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.36% 23.69% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 149 178 281
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
South West

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -12 2 £32,000 +6.66% 2
Cheltenham -13 1 £29,000 -27.50% 1
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 47 (82.46%) VMware
2 44 (77.19%) Windows
3 42 (73.68%) HP
4 40 (70.18%) Citrix
5 36 (63.16%) Security Cleared
6 32 (56.14%) NetBackup
7 31 (54.39%) Linux
8 30 (52.63%) NetApp
8 30 (52.63%) DV Cleared
9 29 (50.88%) Symantec
9 29 (50.88%) SQL
10 28 (49.12%) HPUX
10 28 (49.12%) Solaris
11 26 (45.61%) ITIL
11 26 (45.61%) Perl
11 26 (45.61%) Veritas
11 26 (45.61%) DHCP
11 26 (45.61%) SC Cleared
11 26 (45.61%) Brocade
12 25 (43.86%) VMware ESX
12 25 (43.86%) vSphere
13 23 (40.35%) Software Architecture
13 23 (40.35%) Web Development
13 23 (40.35%) Cisco
13 23 (40.35%) WebLogic
13 23 (40.35%) J2EE
13 23 (40.35%) MySQL
13 23 (40.35%) JBoss
13 23 (40.35%) Apache
14 19 (33.33%) C#

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 23 (40.35%) WebLogic
1 23 (40.35%) Apache
2 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) DHCP
2 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.26%) DNS
2 3 (5.26%) NAS
2 3 (5.26%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) VoIP
3 2 (3.51%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (1.75%) Retail
1 1 (1.75%) Finance
1 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Wintel Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Server Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.51%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (40.35%) J2EE
2 3 (5.26%) Flash
3 1 (1.75%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) .NET
3 1 (1.75%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.26%) Derivative
1 3 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (1.75%) Firmware
2 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (77.19%) Windows
2 31 (54.39%) Linux
3 28 (49.12%) HPUX
3 28 (49.12%) Solaris
4 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.53%) UNIX
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.26%) AIX
7 3 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) ITIL
2 23 (40.35%) Software Architecture
2 23 (40.35%) Web Development
3 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.51%) Service Management
5 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.51%) Change Management
5 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.51%) Business Development
5 2 (3.51%) Network Management
5 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.51%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (3.51%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.51%) Data Architecture
6 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.75%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.75%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) SQL
2 26 (45.61%) Perl
3 19 (33.33%) C#
3 19 (33.33%) C++
3 19 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.26%) VBScript
5 3 (5.26%) VB
6 2 (3.51%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 30 (52.63%) DV Cleared
3 26 (45.61%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.02%) Degree
5 4 (7.02%) MCSE
6 3 (5.26%) MCP
7 2 (3.51%) MCITP
8 1 (1.75%) CCA
8 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 25 (43.86%) VMware ESX
1 25 (43.86%) vSphere
2 19 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
3 10 (17.54%) XenApp
3 10 (17.54%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.26%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.75%) NFS
6 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (56.14%) NetBackup
2 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (82.46%) VMware
2 42 (73.68%) HP
3 40 (70.18%) Citrix
4 30 (52.63%) NetApp
5 29 (50.88%) Symantec
6 26 (45.61%) Veritas
6 26 (45.61%) Brocade
7 23 (40.35%) Cisco
7 23 (40.35%) JBoss
8 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
9 10 (17.54%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.26%) Oracle
10 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.51%) IBM
12 1 (1.75%) Vizioncore
12 1 (1.75%) EMC
12 1 (1.75%) Websense
12 1 (1.75%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.75%) Mitel
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago