The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 27 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing SAN 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 3.36% 2.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £23,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
SAN
Devon

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

Communications & Networking Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 18.49% 2.17% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 5
Average salary £21,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.58% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

SAN
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

SAN Salary Trend in Plymouth

SAN
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) ADSL
4 1 (25.00%) ISDN
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper