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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 41 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.83% 5.28% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 19.26% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 3
Average salary £40,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
99 135 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 31.13% 27.44% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 68 98 63
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 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 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
2 14 (63.64%) NAS
3 13 (59.09%) VMware
3 13 (59.09%) Windows
4 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 12 (54.55%) HP
4 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (45.45%) Lync
6 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
6 9 (40.91%) ITIL
7 8 (36.36%) MS Office
7 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
7 8 (36.36%) LAN
7 8 (36.36%) vSphere
7 8 (36.36%) QA
8 7 (31.82%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (31.82%) Network Security
8 7 (31.82%) Project Governance
8 7 (31.82%) Oracle
8 7 (31.82%) BMC
8 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (31.82%) Cisco
8 7 (31.82%) Remedy
8 7 (31.82%) Project Management
9 6 (27.27%) EMC
9 6 (27.27%) Veeam
10 5 (22.73%) SCCM
10 5 (22.73%) Dell

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (45.45%) Lync
2 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Office
2 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) Firewall
1 14 (63.64%) NAS
2 8 (36.36%) LAN
3 7 (31.82%) Network Security
4 4 (18.18%) iSCSI
4 4 (18.18%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.55%) WLAN
6 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Manager
1 7 (31.82%) Technical Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Support
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) PMI
1 4 (18.18%) EqualLogic
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (31.82%) Project Governance
3 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Matrix Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Stress Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (18.18%) PMP
2 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (18.18%) MCSE
2 4 (18.18%) VCP5
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
2 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) vSphere
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) ARCserve
2 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.09%) WSUS
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) HP
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco
4 7 (31.82%) BMC
4 7 (31.82%) Remedy
5 6 (27.27%) Veeam
5 6 (27.27%) EMC
6 5 (22.73%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) NetApp
7 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
8 2 (9.09%) Mitel
8 2 (9.09%) Brocade
8 2 (9.09%) Panasonic
9 1 (4.55%) Kaseya