The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 62 65 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Permanent jobs citing SAN 36 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.04% 2.94% 5.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.56% 10.74% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 54
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +23.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,900 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £46,500 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
SAN
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 326 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.28% 27.37% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 179 271 158
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SAN
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SAN Salary Trend in South Wales

SAN
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in South Wales

SAN
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +1 14 £42,500 -3.40%
Cardiff -8 7 £35,750 -3.37% 1
Caerphilly - 3 £68,500 -
Monmouthshire - 3 £32,500 -
Torfaen - 3 £45,000 -
Bridgend -9 1 - - 3
SAN
Wales

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for SAN.

1 59 (69.41%) Windows
2 54 (63.53%) VMware
3 39 (45.88%) NAS
4 38 (44.71%) Cisco
5 37 (43.53%) Linux
5 37 (43.53%) Windows Server
6 35 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (34.12%) Active Directory
8 27 (31.76%) Unix
9 25 (29.41%) ITIL
9 25 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 25 (29.41%) DNS
10 24 (28.24%) HP
11 22 (25.88%) NetApp
12 21 (24.71%) EMC
13 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (22.35%) Firewall
14 19 (22.35%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (21.18%) iSCSI
15 18 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (21.18%) IBM
16 17 (20.00%) Red Hat
16 17 (20.00%) NFS
16 17 (20.00%) 3PAR
17 16 (18.82%) Apache
18 15 (17.65%) Brocade
19 14 (16.47%) MCSE
19 14 (16.47%) MS Excel
19 14 (16.47%) MS Exchange
19 14 (16.47%) VPN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (18.82%) Apache
2 14 (16.47%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.24%) IIS
5 5 (5.88%) NetWeaver
6 3 (3.53%) CMS
6 3 (3.53%) Commerce Server
6 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.18%) FileNet
7 1 (1.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (16.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.12%) Office 365
2 10 (11.76%) PaaS
3 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (45.88%) NAS
2 25 (29.41%) DNS
3 19 (22.35%) Firewall
4 18 (21.18%) iSCSI
5 14 (16.47%) VPN
6 13 (15.29%) DHCP
7 10 (11.76%) Kerberos
7 10 (11.76%) Network Security
7 10 (11.76%) OpenLDAP
7 10 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (7.06%) FCoE
8 6 (7.06%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (7.06%) IP Telephony
8 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
9 5 (5.88%) Internet
9 5 (5.88%) LAN
9 5 (5.88%) VLAN
9 5 (5.88%) WAN
10 3 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) Big Data
2 8 (9.41%) Data Mining
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.53%) MySQL
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (15.29%) Advertising
2 11 (12.94%) Finance
3 10 (11.76%) Marketing
4 9 (10.59%) Telecoms
5 6 (7.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (29.41%) Administrator
2 20 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (16.47%) Architect
3 14 (16.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (9.41%) Storage Architect
7 7 (8.24%) Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) IT Manager
9 5 (5.88%) SAP Administrator
9 5 (5.88%) SAP Basis Administrator
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) SAP Basis
2 4 (4.71%) .NET
3 3 (3.53%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.53%) Apache Flex
3 3 (3.53%) COM
4 1 (1.18%) CGI
4 1 (1.18%) LAMP
4 1 (1.18%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.12%) Clustering
3 6 (7.06%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.88%) CLARiiON
5 4 (4.71%) Replication
6 3 (3.53%) EqualLogic
6 3 (3.53%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.53%) VLE
7 2 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (69.41%) Windows
2 37 (43.53%) Linux
2 37 (43.53%) Windows Server
3 27 (31.76%) Unix
4 19 (22.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (12.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (11.76%) CentOS
8 5 (5.88%) Solaris
8 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.41%) ITIL
2 12 (14.12%) High Availability
3 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (11.76%) Low Latency
4 8 (9.41%) E-Commerce
4 8 (9.41%) Mobile Marketing
5 7 (8.24%) Coaching
5 7 (8.24%) Document Management
5 7 (8.24%) Knowledge Management
5 7 (8.24%) Ticket Management
6 6 (7.06%) Performance Management
6 6 (7.06%) PLM
6 6 (7.06%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.06%) Service Design
6 6 (7.06%) Service Management
7 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (3.53%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.59%) SQL
2 3 (3.53%) C
3 2 (2.35%) C++
4 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.18%) R
4 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (16.47%) MCSE
3 12 (14.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.06%) MCP
6 5 (5.88%) Degree
7 4 (4.71%) CCA
7 4 (4.71%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (3.53%) DBS Check
8 3 (3.53%) MCITP
8 3 (3.53%) MCSA
9 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) QA
1 8 (9.41%) SLA
2 5 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (34.12%) Active Directory
3 17 (20.00%) NFS
4 13 (15.29%) vSphere
5 10 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 10 (11.76%) Squid
6 7 (8.24%) vCloud
7 5 (5.88%) Samba
7 5 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (4.71%) XenApp
9 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
10 2 (2.35%) iptables
10 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (14.12%) NetBackup
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.18%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 54 (63.53%) VMware
2 38 (44.71%) Cisco
3 25 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 24 (28.24%) HP
5 22 (25.88%) NetApp
6 21 (24.71%) EMC
7 18 (21.18%) IBM
8 17 (20.00%) 3PAR
8 17 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 15 (17.65%) Brocade
10 13 (15.29%) Veritas
11 10 (11.76%) Avaya
11 10 (11.76%) Citrix
11 10 (11.76%) Symantec
12 8 (9.41%) Dell
13 5 (5.88%) Axway
13 5 (5.88%) SAP
13 5 (5.88%) Sun
14 3 (3.53%) SonicWALL
14 3 (3.53%) Veeam
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