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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 50 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.21% 1.68% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% 12.28% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 2
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -15.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £36,600 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £45,800 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SAN
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 57 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 16.18% 13.70% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 64 41 56
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SAN
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

SAN Salary Trend in Portsmouth

SAN
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) HP
3 7 (38.89%) CCNA
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (33.33%) Firewall
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
5 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (27.78%) CCNP
5 5 (27.78%) CCA
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (27.78%) VoIP
5 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (22.22%) DHCP
6 4 (22.22%) DNS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Lync
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (16.67%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) VoIP
2 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Test Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Test Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 3 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) SCADA
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) AIX
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Big Data Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (11.11%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) CCNA
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (27.78%) CCA
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (27.78%) CCNP
4 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (11.11%) MCSE
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.56%) MCP
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (16.67%) XenApp
4 3 (16.67%) XenServer
4 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 3 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 3 (16.67%) EdgeSight
3 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (11.11%) CA Wily
4 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
3 7 (38.89%) HP
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 3 (16.67%) AppSense
6 3 (16.67%) Syclo
6 3 (16.67%) webMethods
6 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (11.11%) CA
7 2 (11.11%) AppDynamics
7 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
7 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 2 (11.11%) F5
7 2 (11.11%) Splunk
8 1 (5.56%) Dell