The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 25 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing SAN 12 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 5.61% 3.64% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 27.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 0
Average salary £44,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SAN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 31.78% 13.33% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 61 22 30
Average salary £39,250 £41,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.42% +31.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

SAN
Salary Trend in Newport

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

SAN Salary Trend in Newport

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 28 (87.50%) VMware
1 28 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (71.88%) MS Excel
2 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
3 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
3 21 (65.63%) Windows
4 19 (59.38%) MS Exchange
4 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (59.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (59.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (59.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (18.75%) Linux
5 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.50%) MySQL
6 4 (12.50%) Apache
6 4 (12.50%) HPUX
6 4 (12.50%) Solaris
6 4 (12.50%) HP
6 4 (12.50%) Dell
6 4 (12.50%) Clustering
6 4 (12.50%) LAMP
6 4 (12.50%) Replication
6 4 (12.50%) RHCE
6 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 19 (59.38%) MS Exchange
1 19 (59.38%) Exchange Server 2007
1 19 (59.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (59.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (71.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) VoIP
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (53.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) DBA
3 4 (12.50%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Backup Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.38%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Replication
1 4 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
4 4 (12.50%) HPUX
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) RHCE
System Software
1 28 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) VMware
2 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) HP
3 4 (12.50%) Dell
3 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.38%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco