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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 63 56 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -26
Permanent jobs citing SAN 43 37 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.92% 3.98% 8.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.28% 17.54% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 80
Average salary £34,250 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.88% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,150 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £46,450 £47,750
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
223 211 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.35% 22.69% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 183 186 238
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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
Cheltenham +8 18 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Gloucester -3 11 £30,000 -
Cirencester +1 2 £35,500 -16.47%
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 56 (94.92%) Windows
2 49 (83.05%) VMware
3 41 (69.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (62.71%) Citrix
5 31 (52.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (49.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
8 25 (42.37%) Active Directory
8 25 (42.37%) MS Exchange
9 23 (38.98%) Firewall
10 21 (35.59%) Symantec
10 21 (35.59%) Clustering
10 21 (35.59%) Linux
10 21 (35.59%) SCCM
11 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
11 20 (33.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (32.20%) TCP/IP
13 18 (30.51%) MCSE
13 18 (30.51%) VMware ESX
13 18 (30.51%) Backup Exec
14 16 (27.12%) Hyper-V
15 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
15 15 (25.42%) SCOM
15 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (25.42%) Oracle
16 14 (23.73%) SQL
16 14 (23.73%) Office 365
16 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2003
16 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2007
17 13 (22.03%) XenApp

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (42.37%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (13.56%) Lync
5 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
5 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (6.78%) IIS
7 3 (5.08%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.98%) Firewall
2 19 (32.20%) TCP/IP
3 13 (22.03%) WAN
4 12 (20.34%) VPN
5 10 (16.95%) Wireless
6 8 (13.56%) VLAN
6 8 (13.56%) NetScaler
7 7 (11.86%) NAS
8 6 (10.17%) Internet
9 5 (8.47%) DNS
9 5 (8.47%) DHCP
9 5 (8.47%) LAN
9 5 (8.47%) iSCSI
10 3 (5.08%) LTE
10 3 (5.08%) PSTN
10 3 (5.08%) GPRS
10 3 (5.08%) GSM
10 3 (5.08%) HTTP
10 3 (5.08%) 3G
10 3 (5.08%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.64%) MySQL
3 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
1 3 (5.08%) Maven
General
1 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (11.86%) Architect
4 7 (11.86%) Help Desk Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Support
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 4 (6.78%) Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Field Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Project Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (5.08%) Designer
9 2 (3.39%) VMware Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Server Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Field Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) HTML
1 4 (6.78%) CSS
2 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
2 3 (5.08%) Lucene
2 3 (5.08%) Spring
2 3 (5.08%) jQuery
2 3 (5.08%) Spring Integration
3 2 (3.39%) J2EE
4 1 (1.69%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.59%) Clustering
2 7 (11.86%) PDA
3 5 (8.47%) Replication
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.39%) Open Source
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 56 (94.92%) Windows
2 31 (52.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (49.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (35.59%) Linux
5 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
7 5 (8.47%) UNIX
8 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) Load Balancing
2 7 (11.86%) High Availability
2 7 (11.86%) Business Continuity
3 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
4 5 (8.47%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (8.47%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (6.78%) Change Control
5 4 (6.78%) Cyber Security
5 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.78%) ITIL
6 3 (5.08%) Change Management
6 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.08%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.08%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.39%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.39%) Project Management
7 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) Java
3 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.78%) C
3 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.39%) Python
4 2 (3.39%) Perl
4 2 (3.39%) VBScript
5 1 (1.69%) VB
5 1 (1.69%) VBA
5 1 (1.69%) PHP
5 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (30.51%) MCSE
3 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
4 12 (20.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
6 9 (15.25%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (13.56%) CCA
7 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
8 7 (11.86%) Degree
9 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (6.78%) CCNA
10 3 (5.08%) MCSA
10 3 (5.08%) MCITP
11 2 (3.39%) BC Cleared
11 2 (3.39%) CCNP
12 1 (1.69%) MCP
12 1 (1.69%) MCTS
12 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (69.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (42.37%) Active Directory
3 18 (30.51%) VMware ESX
4 16 (27.12%) Hyper-V
5 13 (22.03%) XenApp
6 12 (20.34%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (18.64%) XenDesktop
7 11 (18.64%) vSphere
8 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (3.39%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (35.59%) SCCM
2 18 (30.51%) Backup Exec
3 15 (25.42%) SCOM
4 12 (20.34%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (16.95%) SCVMM
6 5 (8.47%) Hyperic
6 5 (8.47%) vMotion
7 3 (5.08%) WSUS
8 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
8 2 (3.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (1.69%) Zenoss
9 1 (1.69%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (1.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 49 (83.05%) VMware
2 37 (62.71%) Citrix
3 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
4 21 (35.59%) Symantec
5 15 (25.42%) Oracle
6 12 (20.34%) HP
7 11 (18.64%) Websense
8 10 (16.95%) Veeam
9 8 (13.56%) Cisco
9 8 (13.56%) Sophos
10 7 (11.86%) NetApp
11 5 (8.47%) SolarWinds
12 4 (6.78%) Dell
12 4 (6.78%) EMC
13 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
13 2 (3.39%) Brocade
14 1 (1.69%) IronPort
14 1 (1.69%) F5
14 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
14 1 (1.69%) AppSense
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