The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 40 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 14 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.26% 2.18% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.86% 6.71% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Average salary £33,750 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 149 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 27.51% 32.53% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 53 109 52
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SAN
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Newbury region.

SAN Salary Trend in Newbury

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 22 (68.75%) Firewall
2 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 21 (65.63%) VMware
3 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (37.50%) NAS
5 10 (31.25%) Project Management
5 10 (31.25%) Requirements Management
5 10 (31.25%) QA
6 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
6 9 (28.13%) Citrix
7 7 (21.88%) EMC
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (18.75%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.75%) Wireless
8 6 (18.75%) Network Security
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.63%) MCSE
9 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.63%) SLA
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (12.50%) MCSD
10 4 (12.50%) MCSA
10 4 (12.50%) Cisco
10 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (12.50%) MCTS
10 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (68.75%) Firewall
2 12 (37.50%) NAS
3 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
4 6 (18.75%) Wireless
4 6 (18.75%) Network Security
5 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (6.25%) SNMP
6 1 (3.13%) WAN
6 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.13%) Electronics
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Technical Manager
2 10 (31.25%) Delivery Manager
2 10 (31.25%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Designer
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Designer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Network Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) J2EE
1 1 (3.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Clustering
1 2 (6.25%) EqualLogic
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
2 1 (3.13%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Project Management
1 10 (31.25%) Requirements Management
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) BCP
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Coaching
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
1 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) MCSE
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (12.50%) MCSA
2 4 (12.50%) MCTS
2 4 (12.50%) MCSD
3 3 (9.38%) MOS
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) QA
2 5 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.25%) vSphere
5 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) ARCserve
1 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) VMware
2 9 (28.13%) Citrix
3 7 (21.88%) EMC
4 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Dell
6 2 (6.25%) Veeam
6 2 (6.25%) Kaseya
6 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.13%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) JBoss
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat