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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 44 74 50
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Permanent jobs citing SAN 26 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.26% 0.99% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 7.48% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 11
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,550 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
117 107 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 19.18% 13.29% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 108 105 58
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,300 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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 +18 9 £21,500 -41.09% 1
Clevedon - 2 £28,500 -
SAN
South West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 40 (97.56%) VMware
2 38 (92.68%) Windows
3 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
4 20 (48.78%) LAN
5 19 (46.34%) SQL
5 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (46.34%) vSphere
6 17 (41.46%) SCCM
7 15 (36.59%) Linux
7 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
8 13 (31.71%) SCOM
9 12 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (29.27%) WAN
9 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
9 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
10 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
11 10 (24.39%) Firewall
11 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (21.95%) NAS
12 9 (21.95%) Wireless
12 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
13 8 (19.51%) HP
13 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
14 7 (17.07%) CentOS
14 7 (17.07%) DNS
14 7 (17.07%) SSL
14 7 (17.07%) ITIL
14 7 (17.07%) IPsec
15 6 (14.63%) Finance
15 6 (14.63%) WLAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (36.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) LAN
2 12 (29.27%) WAN
3 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
4 10 (24.39%) Firewall
5 9 (21.95%) Wireless
5 9 (21.95%) NAS
6 7 (17.07%) IPsec
6 7 (17.07%) DNS
6 7 (17.07%) SSL
7 6 (14.63%) WLAN
8 5 (12.20%) VPN
9 3 (7.32%) DHCP
10 2 (4.88%) VLAN
11 1 (2.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Analyst
2 18 (43.90%) Support Analyst
3 12 (29.27%) Systems Analyst
3 12 (29.27%) Systems Support
3 12 (29.27%) Systems Support Analyst
4 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 8 (19.51%) Support Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Support Analyst
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Technician
9 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (4.88%) Support Technician
10 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
10 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (4.88%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (92.68%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Linux
3 12 (29.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (17.07%) CentOS
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.88%) UNIX
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Process Management
2 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
2 5 (12.20%) Release Management
2 5 (12.20%) Line Management
3 3 (7.32%) Project Management
3 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.88%) CRM
4 2 (4.88%) ERP
4 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.88%) Software Delivery
4 2 (4.88%) High Availability
5 1 (2.44%) Change Control
5 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.44%) BCP
5 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.32%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) CCA
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (46.34%) vSphere
2 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) vCloud
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (41.46%) SCCM
2 13 (31.71%) SCOM
3 4 (9.76%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) VMware
2 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.51%) HP
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco
5 4 (9.76%) Veeam
6 3 (7.32%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.88%) TARGIT
7 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.88%) SAP
7 2 (4.88%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) Intel
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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