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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 41 69 42
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -27
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.68% 0.86% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.26% 8.89% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 8
Average salary £50,000 £34,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.88% -10.89%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
54 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 18.12% 9.66% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 53
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
1 13 (61.90%) SC Cleared
1 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) Citrix
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (42.86%) SCCM
5 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 8 (38.10%) ITIL
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
7 7 (33.33%) SCOM
7 7 (33.33%) NetScaler
7 7 (33.33%) vSphere
7 7 (33.33%) DHCP
7 7 (33.33%) DNS
7 7 (33.33%) VMware ESX
7 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 7 (33.33%) CCA
7 7 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (28.57%) Terminal Services
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (28.57%) AppSense

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (14.29%) Lync
3 2 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DHCP
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
1 7 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
2 6 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) VoIP
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) NAS
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Tester
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 3 (14.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 3 (14.29%) UNIX
7 1 (4.76%) HPUX
7 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.76%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) SC Cleared
1 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) CCA
2 7 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (28.57%) CCNA
4 5 (23.81%) CCNP
5 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (14.29%) ISEB
6 1 (4.76%) MCP
6 1 (4.76%) MCSE
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 7 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 7 (33.33%) vSphere
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 6 (28.57%) XenApp
4 6 (28.57%) XenServer
4 6 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) SCCM
2 7 (33.33%) SCOM
3 6 (28.57%) EdgeSight
4 1 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (4.76%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) Citrix
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) AppSense
6 4 (19.05%) HP
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle
8 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
8 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.76%) F5
8 1 (4.76%) Splunk
8 1 (4.76%) AppDynamics
8 1 (4.76%) Juniper
8 1 (4.76%) CA