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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 66 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Permanent jobs citing SAN 12 23 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.45% 3.15% 5.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 14.65% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 64
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -26.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £25,200 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £46,000 £47,050
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
144 157 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.45% 21.48% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 112 133 256
Average salary £37,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,850
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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 -9 3 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Cheltenham - 1 - -
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (88.57%) VMware
2 30 (85.71%) Windows
3 28 (80.00%) HP
4 27 (77.14%) Citrix
5 23 (65.71%) SQL
6 20 (57.14%) Linux
7 19 (54.29%) NetApp
7 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
8 16 (45.71%) vSphere
8 16 (45.71%) DV Cleared
8 16 (45.71%) Cisco
8 16 (45.71%) HPUX
8 16 (45.71%) Solaris
8 16 (45.71%) DHCP
8 16 (45.71%) ITIL
9 15 (42.86%) WebLogic
9 15 (42.86%) J2EE
9 15 (42.86%) MySQL
9 15 (42.86%) Perl
9 15 (42.86%) JBoss
9 15 (42.86%) Apache
9 15 (42.86%) Veritas
9 15 (42.86%) Symantec
9 15 (42.86%) Software Architecture
9 15 (42.86%) SC Cleared
9 15 (42.86%) VMware ESX
9 15 (42.86%) NetBackup
9 15 (42.86%) Brocade
9 15 (42.86%) Web Development
10 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (42.86%) Apache
1 15 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) DHCP
2 5 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) Internet
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) MPLS
5 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Linux Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Consultant
2 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.71%) DBA
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Business Development Manager
5 2 (5.71%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.71%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Technical Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) J2EE
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.86%) Statistics
2 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Linux
3 16 (45.71%) HPUX
3 16 (45.71%) Solaris
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) AIX
6 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ITIL
2 15 (42.86%) Web Development
2 15 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.71%) Business Development
4 2 (5.71%) Data Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.86%) Information Assurance
5 1 (2.86%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) Perl
3 12 (34.29%) C#
3 12 (34.29%) C++
3 12 (34.29%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) VBScript
4 3 (8.57%) VB
4 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 16 (45.71%) DV Cleared
3 15 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (11.43%) MCP
5 4 (11.43%) MCSE
6 3 (8.57%) MCITP
7 1 (2.86%) Degree
7 1 (2.86%) RHCE
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.86%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) vSphere
2 15 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (17.14%) XenApp
4 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
5 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 3 (8.57%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) OpenView
2 1 (2.86%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) VMware
2 28 (80.00%) HP
3 27 (77.14%) Citrix
4 19 (54.29%) NetApp
5 16 (45.71%) Cisco
6 15 (42.86%) JBoss
6 15 (42.86%) Veritas
6 15 (42.86%) Symantec
6 15 (42.86%) Brocade
7 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
9 4 (11.43%) Oracle
10 3 (8.57%) IBM
10 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.86%) Vizioncore
11 1 (2.86%) Websense
11 1 (2.86%) BMC