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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 38 55 27
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.55% 0.49% 4.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.54% 4.55% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 9
Average salary £47,000 £33,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.29% +6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £33,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
57 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.21% 10.71% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 35
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,435
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 May 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 15 (75.00%) Cisco
1 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (55.00%) SCCM
5 10 (50.00%) ITIL
6 9 (45.00%) DHCP
6 9 (45.00%) Citrix
6 9 (45.00%) DNS
6 9 (45.00%) VMware
6 9 (45.00%) SCOM
6 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
6 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (45.00%) vSphere
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (40.00%) NetScaler
7 8 (40.00%) EdgeSight
7 8 (40.00%) XenApp
7 8 (40.00%) XenServer
7 8 (40.00%) XenDesktop
7 8 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (40.00%) iSCSI
7 8 (40.00%) Wireshark
7 8 (40.00%) VMware ESX
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) Lync
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) DHCP
1 9 (45.00%) DNS
2 8 (40.00%) Wireshark
2 8 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 8 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (15.00%) Internet
5 3 (15.00%) NAS
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) WAN
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) HPUX
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) PLM
4 1 (5.00%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) CCA
2 8 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (25.00%) CCNP
3 5 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (45.00%) vSphere
3 8 (40.00%) XenApp
3 8 (40.00%) XenServer
3 8 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 8 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 8 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) SCCM
2 9 (45.00%) SCOM
3 8 (40.00%) EdgeSight
4 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
4 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Citrix
3 9 (45.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) AppSense
5 2 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp