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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 61 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 31 35 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.73% 2.88% 3.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.22% 13.36% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 38
Median salary £41,750 £37,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.83% +0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £26,500 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,000 £41,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
218 262 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.19% 21.56% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 193 231 183
Median salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,000 £52,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +2 14 £42,500 -3.40%
Cardiff -15 7 £35,000 -4.10% 3
Bridgend - 6 £40,000 -
Caerphilly - 2 £33,750 -
SAN
Wales

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 64 (77.11%) Windows
2 57 (68.67%) VMware
3 44 (53.01%) Windows Server
4 37 (44.58%) Cisco
5 32 (38.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (38.55%) NAS
6 30 (36.14%) Active Directory
7 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
8 28 (33.73%) ITIL
8 28 (33.73%) Linux
9 24 (28.92%) Unix
10 23 (27.71%) HP
11 20 (24.10%) DNS
12 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (22.89%) Apache
12 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
12 19 (22.89%) vSphere
13 17 (20.48%) MCSE
14 16 (19.28%) NetApp
14 16 (19.28%) Firewall
14 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (19.28%) Hyper-V
15 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (16.87%) Citrix
16 13 (15.66%) IIS
16 13 (15.66%) Office 365
16 13 (15.66%) iSCSI
17 12 (14.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 12 (14.46%) VPN
17 12 (14.46%) EMC

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 19 (22.89%) Apache
2 13 (15.66%) IIS
3 9 (10.84%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.61%) CMS
6 3 (3.61%) Commerce Server
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.20%) FileNet
7 1 (1.20%) JBoss
7 1 (1.20%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.66%) Office 365
2 8 (9.64%) PaaS
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (38.55%) NAS
2 20 (24.10%) DNS
3 16 (19.28%) Firewall
4 13 (15.66%) iSCSI
5 12 (14.46%) VPN
6 10 (12.05%) DHCP
7 9 (10.84%) LAN
8 8 (9.64%) Kerberos
8 8 (9.64%) Network Security
8 8 (9.64%) OpenLDAP
8 8 (9.64%) WAN
9 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
10 6 (7.23%) SSL
10 6 (7.23%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (6.02%) Internet
11 5 (6.02%) VLAN
12 4 (4.82%) VoIP
13 3 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (3.61%) FCoE
13 3 (3.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) Big Data
2 6 (7.23%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.61%) MySQL
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (14.46%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Advertising
3 8 (9.64%) Marketing
4 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.02%) Local Government
6 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) Administrator
2 19 (22.89%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (12.05%) Architect
3 10 (12.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (10.84%) IT Manager
5 8 (9.64%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (9.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (8.43%) Storage Architect
6 7 (8.43%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Technical Leader
8 5 (6.02%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) Head of IT
9 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) Programme Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) CGI
2 4 (4.82%) .NET
3 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.61%) Apache Flex
3 3 (3.61%) COM
4 1 (1.20%) LAMP
4 1 (1.20%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.20%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.84%) Clustering
3 8 (9.64%) Replication
4 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.61%) EqualLogic
5 3 (3.61%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.61%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.61%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.61%) VLE
6 2 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.20%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 64 (77.11%) Windows
2 44 (53.01%) Windows Server
3 28 (33.73%) Linux
4 24 (28.92%) Unix
5 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (10.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (9.64%) CentOS
9 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.20%) Solaris
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) ITIL
2 11 (13.25%) High Availability
3 8 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (9.64%) Low Latency
4 7 (8.43%) Coaching
5 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce
5 6 (7.23%) Mobile Marketing
5 6 (7.23%) People Management
5 6 (7.23%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.02%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.82%) CRM
7 4 (4.82%) Project Management
7 4 (4.82%) Quality Management
7 4 (4.82%) SDLC
8 3 (3.61%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.61%) PLM
8 3 (3.61%) Scrum
8 3 (3.61%) Service Design
9 2 (2.41%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.23%) SQL
3 3 (3.61%) C
4 2 (2.41%) C++
5 1 (1.20%) R
5 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (20.48%) MCSE
3 12 (14.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (12.05%) Security Cleared
5 7 (8.43%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (7.23%) MCITP
6 6 (7.23%) MCP
7 4 (4.82%) CCA
7 4 (4.82%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.61%) DBS Check
8 3 (3.61%) Degree
8 3 (3.61%) MCSA
9 1 (1.20%) CCNA
9 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) QA
2 5 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.61%) SLA
4 2 (2.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (38.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (36.14%) Active Directory
3 19 (22.89%) vSphere
4 16 (19.28%) Hyper-V
5 11 (13.25%) NFS
6 10 (12.05%) XenDesktop
7 9 (10.84%) vCloud
8 8 (9.64%) Squid
9 7 (8.43%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (8.43%) XenServer
10 6 (7.23%) Terminal Services
11 5 (6.02%) MetaFrame
12 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (4.82%) XenApp
13 3 (3.61%) VMware ESX
14 2 (2.41%) iptables
14 2 (2.41%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (1.20%) Samba
15 1 (1.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 12 (14.46%) NetBackup
2 7 (8.43%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.43%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (6.02%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.20%) ThinApp
5 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 57 (68.67%) VMware
2 37 (44.58%) Cisco
3 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
4 23 (27.71%) HP
5 16 (19.28%) NetApp
6 14 (16.87%) Citrix
7 12 (14.46%) EMC
7 12 (14.46%) IBM
7 12 (14.46%) Symantec
8 11 (13.25%) Avaya
8 11 (13.25%) Red Hat
9 10 (12.05%) 3PAR
9 10 (12.05%) Brocade
10 8 (9.64%) Dell
10 8 (9.64%) Oracle
11 7 (8.43%) Remedy
11 7 (8.43%) Veritas
12 4 (4.82%) Adobe
12 4 (4.82%) Sage
12 4 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
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