The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 65 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.31% 1.15% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.99% 8.45% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 11
Average salary £35,750 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.80% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £49,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 71 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.88% 13.65% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 91 56 92
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SAN
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SAN Salary Trend in Somerset

SAN
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Somerset

SAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -13 5 £36,500 -16.57% 1
Frome - 3 £25,500 - 2
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) MS Exchange
3 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (64.00%) VMware
4 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (60.00%) LAN
4 15 (60.00%) WAN
4 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (52.00%) DHCP
5 13 (52.00%) DNS
6 12 (48.00%) Citrix
7 9 (36.00%) Firewall
8 8 (32.00%) HP
8 8 (32.00%) IIS
8 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
9 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
9 7 (28.00%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (28.00%) Windows 8
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (28.00%) Linux
9 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (28.00%) VPN
10 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (24.00%) Intranet
10 6 (24.00%) Internet
10 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
10 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (20.00%) XenServer
11 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 17 (68.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (32.00%) IIS
3 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) LAN
1 15 (60.00%) WAN
2 13 (52.00%) DHCP
2 13 (52.00%) DNS
3 9 (36.00%) Firewall
4 7 (28.00%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (28.00%) VPN
5 6 (24.00%) Intranet
5 6 (24.00%) Internet
6 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.00%) LDAP
7 1 (4.00%) SSL
7 1 (4.00%) HTTP
7 1 (4.00%) Multicast
7 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless
7 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Support Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 5 (20.00%) Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Support Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security Manager
5 4 (16.00%) IT Support
5 4 (16.00%) Senior IT Support
5 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Security Manager
5 4 (16.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Tandem
3 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (28.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Information Security
2 4 (16.00%) Data Management
2 4 (16.00%) Change Management
2 4 (16.00%) Data Security
2 4 (16.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (8.00%) Network Design
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MCP
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Dell Certification
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.00%) XenServer
5 3 (12.00%) XenApp
6 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.00%) Xen
7 1 (4.00%) NFS
7 1 (4.00%) vSphere
7 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.00%) Hyperic
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) VMware
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) Citrix
4 8 (32.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) Sage
5 4 (16.00%) Sun
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
6 3 (12.00%) Juniper
6 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.00%) Dell
7 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle
8 1 (4.00%) Apple
8 1 (4.00%) IBM
8 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
8 1 (4.00%) Trapeze
8 1 (4.00%) Meru Networks
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