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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 59 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing SAN 32 38 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.85% 3.10% 4.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.68% 17.59% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21 37 38
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,850 £41,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
234 216 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.82% 17.62% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 208 198 232
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -1 12 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Newport +9 9 £42,500 +14.09%
Bridgend +6 5 £40,000 +45.45%
Caerphilly - 2 £33,750 -
SAN
Wales

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 57 (86.36%) Windows
2 49 (74.24%) VMware
3 40 (60.61%) Windows Server
4 34 (51.52%) Cisco
5 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
6 27 (40.91%) Active Directory
7 26 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (33.33%) NAS
8 22 (33.33%) Unix
8 22 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 21 (31.82%) HP
10 19 (28.79%) Linux
10 19 (28.79%) ITIL
11 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (27.27%) vSphere
12 17 (25.76%) Hyper-V
12 17 (25.76%) MCSE
13 16 (24.24%) Citrix
14 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (19.70%) Avaya
16 12 (18.18%) Symantec
16 12 (18.18%) Office 365
16 12 (18.18%) XenDesktop
17 11 (16.67%) Apache
17 11 (16.67%) IIS
17 11 (16.67%) DNS
17 11 (16.67%) Finance
17 11 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 10 (15.15%) Firewall
18 10 (15.15%) NetBackup

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 11 (16.67%) Apache
1 11 (16.67%) IIS
2 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.55%) CMS
5 3 (4.55%) Commerce Server
6 2 (3.03%) JBoss
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.52%) FileNet
7 1 (1.52%) SAS
7 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) NAS
2 11 (16.67%) DNS
3 10 (15.15%) Firewall
4 8 (12.12%) LAN
5 7 (10.61%) WAN
6 6 (9.09%) VPN
7 5 (7.58%) DHCP
7 5 (7.58%) VoIP
8 4 (6.06%) iSCSI
8 4 (6.06%) SSL
9 3 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (4.55%) Internet
9 3 (4.55%) Kerberos
9 3 (4.55%) Network Security
9 3 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
9 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.55%) VLAN
10 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Big Data
2 3 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Advertising
2 5 (7.58%) Local Government
3 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (16.67%) Administrator
1 11 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (13.64%) IT Manager
3 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Storage Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.06%) Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Head of IT
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) IT Programme Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) CGI
2 4 (6.06%) .NET
3 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.55%) COM
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.52%) LAMP
4 1 (1.52%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Replication
3 6 (9.09%) Clustering
4 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.55%) EqualLogic
4 3 (4.55%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.55%) VLE
5 2 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 57 (86.36%) Windows
2 40 (60.61%) Windows Server
3 22 (33.33%) Unix
4 19 (28.79%) Linux
5 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.55%) CentOS
8 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) ITIL
2 7 (10.61%) High Availability
3 6 (9.09%) Coaching
3 6 (9.09%) People Management
3 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 4 (6.06%) CRM
4 4 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.06%) Project Management
4 4 (6.06%) Quality Management
4 4 (6.06%) SDLC
5 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.55%) Low Latency
5 3 (4.55%) Mobile Marketing
6 2 (3.03%) Data Management
6 2 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.52%) Change Control
7 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.58%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) C
4 1 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (25.76%) MCSE
3 11 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
5 9 (13.64%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (9.09%) MCITP
6 6 (9.09%) MCP
7 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
8 4 (6.06%) CCA
8 4 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (4.55%) DBS Check
9 3 (4.55%) Degree
9 3 (4.55%) MCSA
10 1 (1.52%) CCNA
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 26 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (27.27%) vSphere
4 17 (25.76%) Hyper-V
5 12 (18.18%) XenDesktop
6 9 (13.64%) vCloud
6 9 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (13.64%) XenServer
7 6 (9.09%) Terminal Services
8 5 (7.58%) MetaFrame
9 4 (6.06%) XenApp
10 3 (4.55%) NFS
10 3 (4.55%) Squid
10 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
12 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) NetBackup
2 9 (13.64%) Backup Exec
2 9 (13.64%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (7.58%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.52%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 49 (74.24%) VMware
2 34 (51.52%) Cisco
3 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
4 21 (31.82%) HP
5 16 (24.24%) Citrix
6 13 (19.70%) Avaya
7 12 (18.18%) Symantec
8 10 (15.15%) NetApp
8 10 (15.15%) Oracle
9 9 (13.64%) Remedy
10 8 (12.12%) Dell
11 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
12 6 (9.09%) 3PAR
12 6 (9.09%) Brocade
13 4 (6.06%) Adobe
13 4 (6.06%) IBM
13 4 (6.06%) Sage
13 4 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (6.06%) Veritas
14 3 (4.55%) EMC
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £5.5k bonus, 10% pension etc
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