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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 47 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing SAN 47 67 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.15% 5.84% 3.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.52% 36.02% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 45 65 32
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £28,500 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
229 186 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.21% 16.22% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 217 169 169
Average salary £38,400 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.71% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Newport +29 20 £42,000 +1.81% 2
Cardiff +8 17 £36,000 -20.00% 2
Torfaen 0 6 £43,750 +38.88% 1
Caerphilly -6 4 £38,400 +0.39%
SAN
Wales

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 61 (66.30%) VMware
2 55 (59.78%) Windows
3 43 (46.74%) Cisco
4 41 (44.57%) Microsoft
5 39 (42.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 38 (41.30%) Linux
7 34 (36.96%) NAS
8 33 (35.87%) HP
8 33 (35.87%) MS Excel
9 32 (34.78%) Active Directory
10 31 (33.70%) Clustering
10 31 (33.70%) MS Exchange
11 28 (30.43%) TCP/IP
12 27 (29.35%) Exchange Server 2007
13 22 (23.91%) ITIL
13 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (22.83%) Firewall
15 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (20.65%) IIS
17 17 (18.48%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (18.48%) SQL
17 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
18 16 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
19 15 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2013
19 15 (16.30%) DNS
20 14 (15.22%) Red Hat
20 14 (15.22%) VMware ESX
21 13 (14.13%) NetBackup
21 13 (14.13%) IBM

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 31 (33.70%) MS Exchange
2 27 (29.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (20.65%) IIS
4 16 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (14.13%) Apache
7 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.26%) CMS
8 3 (3.26%) Commerce Server
9 2 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.17%) Lync
10 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 33 (35.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Office 365
2 4 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (36.96%) NAS
2 28 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 21 (22.83%) Firewall
4 15 (16.30%) DNS
5 11 (11.96%) LAN
5 11 (11.96%) WAN
5 11 (11.96%) Internet
6 10 (10.87%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (10.87%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (8.70%) Wireless
7 8 (8.70%) VPN
8 7 (7.61%) iSCSI
9 6 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (6.52%) FCoE
9 6 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (5.43%) BGP
10 5 (5.43%) DHCP
11 4 (4.35%) WLAN
12 3 (3.26%) SNMP
12 3 (3.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.52%) MySQL
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.35%) Big Data
6 3 (3.26%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (4.35%) Advertising
1 4 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 14 (15.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (14.13%) Architect
5 12 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) Storage Architect
7 9 (9.78%) Administrator
8 6 (6.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) AIX Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Linux Support Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Linux Support
8 6 (6.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) DBA
9 5 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.43%) Network Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Analyst
10 4 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.70%) CSS
2 4 (4.35%) LAMP
3 3 (3.26%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.26%) .NET
3 3 (3.26%) COM
4 1 (1.09%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 31 (33.70%) Clustering
2 6 (6.52%) HACMP
3 5 (5.43%) Replication
4 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 55 (59.78%) Windows
2 38 (41.30%) Linux
3 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (8.70%) AIX
8 5 (5.43%) UNIX
9 3 (3.26%) HPUX
9 3 (3.26%) Solaris
10 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.09%) OS/2
10 1 (1.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.91%) ITIL
2 11 (11.96%) Load Balancing
3 9 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.52%) Project Management
4 6 (6.52%) Problem Management
4 6 (6.52%) Resilience Testing
5 5 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (5.43%) Change Management
6 4 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.35%) Mobile Marketing
7 3 (3.26%) Low Latency
7 3 (3.26%) Software Deployment
7 3 (3.26%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (3.26%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.26%) Time Management
7 3 (3.26%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.26%) Network Management
7 3 (3.26%) Change Control
8 2 (2.17%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.48%) SQL
2 5 (5.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.09%) Python
3 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.09%) Perl
3 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.96%) MCSE
3 10 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.78%) Degree
4 9 (9.78%) RHCE
5 8 (8.70%) CCNA
6 6 (6.52%) MCP
6 6 (6.52%) IBM AIX Certification
6 6 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (6.52%) MCITP
7 5 (5.43%) CCNP
7 5 (5.43%) CCA
7 5 (5.43%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (5.43%) SAP Certification
8 2 (2.17%) CCIE
8 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) ISO 9001
1 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (42.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 14 (15.22%) VMware ESX
4 11 (11.96%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.52%) PowerHA
6 5 (5.43%) NFS
7 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.26%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.17%) Firmware
8 2 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (2.17%) vSphere
9 1 (1.09%) XenApp
9 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.09%) Squid
9 1 (1.09%) Xen
9 1 (1.09%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (14.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.09%) SCCM
2 1 (1.09%) SCOM
2 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.09%) SCSM
Vendors
1 61 (66.30%) VMware
2 43 (46.74%) Cisco
3 41 (44.57%) Microsoft
4 33 (35.87%) HP
5 14 (15.22%) Red Hat
6 13 (14.13%) IBM
7 12 (13.04%) Dell
8 10 (10.87%) 3PAR
9 9 (9.78%) Veritas
10 7 (7.61%) EMC
10 7 (7.61%) NetApp
11 5 (5.43%) SAP
12 3 (3.26%) Altiris
12 3 (3.26%) Brocade
12 3 (3.26%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.26%) Symantec
13 2 (2.17%) Nokia
13 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.17%) Oracle
14 1 (1.09%) Citrix
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