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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 45 28 51
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.67% 4.94% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.06% 20.62% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 7
Average salary £54,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.23% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £33,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,900 £42,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
97 97 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 32.55% 23.95% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59 81 73
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Newbury

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (65.00%) NAS
3 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
4 11 (55.00%) HP
4 11 (55.00%) Firewall
5 10 (50.00%) SQL
5 10 (50.00%) Lync
6 9 (45.00%) vSphere
7 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (35.00%) LAN
9 6 (30.00%) ITIL
9 6 (30.00%) EMC
9 6 (30.00%) Cisco
9 6 (30.00%) Veeam
9 6 (30.00%) QA
10 5 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (25.00%) SCCM
10 5 (25.00%) Network Security
10 5 (25.00%) Project Governance
10 5 (25.00%) Remedy
10 5 (25.00%) Project Management
10 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (25.00%) BMC
10 5 (25.00%) Oracle

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 10 (50.00%) Lync
2 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) NAS
2 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 7 (35.00%) LAN
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
5 4 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (20.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (15.00%) VPN
6 3 (15.00%) WAN
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (5.00%) WebEx
8 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) XMPP
2 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (10.00%) PMI
3 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Stress Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (20.00%) MCSE
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) VCP5
3 2 (10.00%) MCP
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (10.00%) PMP
3 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) RHCE
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (45.00%) vSphere
4 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (20.00%) ARCserve
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (10.00%) WSUS
4 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) HP
4 6 (30.00%) EMC
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) Veeam
5 5 (25.00%) Remedy
5 5 (25.00%) BMC
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) NetApp
6 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (20.00%) Citrix
6 4 (20.00%) Dell
6 4 (20.00%) 3PAR
7 2 (10.00%) Mitel
7 2 (10.00%) Brocade
7 2 (10.00%) Panasonic
8 1 (5.00%) Kaseya
8 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com