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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 60 17 55
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +38
Permanent jobs citing SAN 37 78 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.04% 9.42% 3.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.85% 40.00% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33 69 32
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +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
288 195 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.63% 23.55% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 230 167 204
Average salary £38,400 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.64% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 - 17 £44,000 - 2
Cardiff -47 9 £35,000 -17.64%
Caerphilly -4 5 £38,400 -10.69%
Torfaen - 4 £47,000 -
Bridgend -5 2 £46,500 -19.13%
SAN
Wales

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 52 (71.23%) VMware
2 45 (61.64%) Windows
2 45 (61.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
4 36 (49.32%) Active Directory
5 35 (47.95%) MS Excel
6 27 (36.99%) MS Exchange
6 27 (36.99%) Cisco
7 26 (35.62%) Linux
7 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (34.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 25 (34.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (31.51%) Exchange Server 2007
11 20 (27.40%) HP
12 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
12 17 (23.29%) Clustering
13 16 (21.92%) Firewall
14 14 (19.18%) NAS
15 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
16 12 (16.44%) Apache
16 12 (16.44%) Red Hat
17 11 (15.07%) IBM
18 10 (13.70%) WAN
18 10 (13.70%) Dell
18 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (13.70%) LAN
18 10 (13.70%) IIS
18 10 (13.70%) SQL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 27 (36.99%) MS Exchange
2 25 (34.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 25 (34.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (31.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (16.44%) Apache
5 10 (13.70%) IIS
6 4 (5.48%) Commerce Server
6 4 (5.48%) CMS
7 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.74%) Lync
8 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.37%) JBoss
8 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 35 (47.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) PaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.92%) Firewall
2 14 (19.18%) NAS
3 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
4 10 (13.70%) LAN
4 10 (13.70%) WAN
5 9 (12.33%) VPN
6 8 (10.96%) DNS
6 8 (10.96%) Internet
7 6 (8.22%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (8.22%) BGP
8 5 (6.85%) Wireless
9 4 (5.48%) MPLS
9 4 (5.48%) VPLS
9 4 (5.48%) IPv4
9 4 (5.48%) IPv6
9 4 (5.48%) WLAN
10 3 (4.11%) VoIP
10 3 (4.11%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (4.11%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (4.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) MySQL
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.85%) Big Data
5 4 (5.48%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (6.85%) Advertising
1 5 (6.85%) Marketing
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (27.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Administrator
5 8 (10.96%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Architect
7 6 (8.22%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.22%) Network Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) DBA
8 5 (6.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Network Administrator
9 4 (5.48%) Linux Support
9 4 (5.48%) Linux Support Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Storage Architect
9 4 (5.48%) AIX Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Backup Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) LAMP
2 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
2 4 (5.48%) .NET
3 3 (4.11%) COM
4 1 (1.37%) CSS
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Clustering
2 5 (6.85%) Replication
3 4 (5.48%) HACMP
3 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (61.64%) Windows
2 26 (35.62%) Linux
2 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (32.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.48%) AIX
5 4 (5.48%) HPUX
5 4 (5.48%) Solaris
6 2 (2.74%) CentOS
6 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.37%) UNIX
7 1 (1.37%) Debian
7 1 (1.37%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.70%) ITIL
2 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.59%) Load Balancing
4 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
4 5 (6.85%) Mobile Marketing
4 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.48%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (5.48%) Low Latency
5 4 (5.48%) Network Architecture
6 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.11%) Time Management
6 3 (4.11%) Network Management
6 3 (4.11%) Software Deployment
6 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.11%) Project Management
6 3 (4.11%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.11%) Resilience Testing
7 2 (2.74%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.74%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.37%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.74%) Perl
3 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.37%) PHP
4 1 (1.37%) Python
4 1 (1.37%) Ruby
4 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.96%) RHCE
3 7 (9.59%) MCSE
4 6 (8.22%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.85%) MCP
5 5 (6.85%) CCNP
6 4 (5.48%) IBM AIX Certification
6 4 (5.48%) SAP Certification
6 4 (5.48%) Degree
7 3 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.11%) MCITP
7 3 (4.11%) CCNA
7 3 (4.11%) CCIE
8 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.37%) MCSA
9 1 (1.37%) CCA
9 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) ISO 9001
1 4 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (61.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (49.32%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.96%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.22%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.48%) PowerHA
6 3 (4.11%) vSphere
6 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.74%) NFS
7 2 (2.74%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.74%) Firmware
8 1 (1.37%) Samba
8 1 (1.37%) XenApp
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.37%) Squid
8 1 (1.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
2 2 (2.74%) SCOM
3 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.37%) yum
3 1 (1.37%) Puppet
3 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.37%) SCSM
3 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (71.23%) VMware
2 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
3 27 (36.99%) Cisco
4 20 (27.40%) HP
5 12 (16.44%) Red Hat
6 11 (15.07%) IBM
7 10 (13.70%) Dell
8 8 (10.96%) Veritas
9 7 (9.59%) EMC
10 4 (5.48%) SAP
10 4 (5.48%) Symantec
10 4 (5.48%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.11%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.11%) Oracle
12 2 (2.74%) Citrix
12 2 (2.74%) Avaya
12 2 (2.74%) Brocade
12 2 (2.74%) Nokia
12 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.74%) Verint
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