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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 66 60 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Permanent jobs citing SAN 24 42 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.15% 3.31% 4.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 19.53% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 42 46
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £26,050 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,425 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,377 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.94% -4.76%
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
216 215 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.34% 16.97% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 192 202 264
Median salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 24 August 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 24 August 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
Cardiff -6 13 £36,250 -0.68% 1
Newport +6 5 £65,000 +78.08%
Torfaen +6 1 £42,500 +4.93%
Bridgend -2 1 £40,000 +7.38% 1
Caerphilly - 1 £40,000 -
SAN
Wales

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 50 (80.65%) Windows
2 47 (75.81%) VMware
3 34 (54.84%) Windows Server
4 30 (48.39%) Cisco
5 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
6 24 (38.71%) Unix
7 22 (35.48%) Linux
7 22 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
9 20 (32.26%) NAS
10 19 (30.65%) MS Excel
11 18 (29.03%) vSphere
12 16 (25.81%) ITIL
13 15 (24.19%) HP
13 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (24.19%) Hyper-V
14 13 (20.97%) Citrix
14 13 (20.97%) MCSE
15 12 (19.35%) Finance
15 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (17.74%) Symantec
17 10 (16.13%) Avaya
17 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
17 10 (16.13%) IIS
17 10 (16.13%) Apache
17 10 (16.13%) DNS
17 10 (16.13%) NetBackup
17 10 (16.13%) Office 365
17 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
18 9 (14.52%) PowerShell

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 10 (16.13%) Apache
1 10 (16.13%) IIS
2 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
4 2 (3.23%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.61%) FileNet
5 1 (1.61%) JBoss
5 1 (1.61%) SAS
5 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (30.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Office 365
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) PaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) NAS
2 10 (16.13%) DNS
3 9 (14.52%) Firewall
4 8 (12.90%) LAN
5 7 (11.29%) WAN
6 6 (9.68%) VPN
7 5 (8.06%) DHCP
8 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
8 4 (6.45%) SSL
9 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (4.84%) Kerberos
9 3 (4.84%) Network Security
9 3 (4.84%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (3.23%) Internet
10 2 (3.23%) IP Telephony
10 2 (3.23%) VoIP
10 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
11 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) Big Data
2 3 (4.84%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Advertising
2 5 (8.06%) Local Government
3 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Marketing
5 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Administrator
1 11 (17.74%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) IT Manager
4 7 (11.29%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.45%) Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Head of IT
7 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) IT Programme Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Programme Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Storage Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Backup Specialist
8 3 (4.84%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) NetApp Specialist
8 3 (4.84%) Storage and Backup Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) CGI
2 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) COM
3 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.61%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Clustering
2 4 (6.45%) Replication
3 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.84%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.84%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (80.65%) Windows
2 34 (54.84%) Windows Server
3 24 (38.71%) Unix
4 22 (35.48%) Linux
5 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.84%) CentOS
8 3 (4.84%) Solaris
9 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) ITIL
2 7 (11.29%) Coaching
2 7 (11.29%) People Management
2 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
3 6 (9.68%) High Availability
4 5 (8.06%) Problem Management
5 4 (6.45%) CRM
5 4 (6.45%) Project Management
5 4 (6.45%) Quality Management
5 4 (6.45%) SDLC
6 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.84%) Low Latency
6 3 (4.84%) Mobile Marketing
7 2 (3.23%) Data Management
7 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.23%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.61%) R
2 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (20.97%) MCSE
3 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
4 9 (14.52%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
7 4 (6.45%) CCA
7 4 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (4.84%) MCITP
8 3 (4.84%) MCSA
9 2 (3.23%) MCP
10 1 (1.61%) CCNA
10 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.84%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
3 18 (29.03%) vSphere
4 15 (24.19%) Hyper-V
5 9 (14.52%) vCloud
5 9 (14.52%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (14.52%) XenDesktop
5 9 (14.52%) XenServer
6 6 (9.68%) Terminal Services
7 5 (8.06%) MetaFrame
8 4 (6.45%) XenApp
9 3 (4.84%) NFS
9 3 (4.84%) Squid
9 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) NetBackup
2 9 (14.52%) Backup Exec
2 9 (14.52%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (8.06%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 47 (75.81%) VMware
2 30 (48.39%) Cisco
3 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 15 (24.19%) HP
5 13 (20.97%) Citrix
6 11 (17.74%) Symantec
7 10 (16.13%) Avaya
7 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
8 9 (14.52%) Oracle
8 9 (14.52%) Remedy
9 8 (12.90%) NetApp
10 5 (8.06%) Dell
11 4 (6.45%) 3PAR
11 4 (6.45%) Adobe
11 4 (6.45%) Brocade
11 4 (6.45%) Sage
11 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
12 3 (4.84%) SonicWALL
12 3 (4.84%) Veritas
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £5.5k bonus, 10% pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago