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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 68 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.15% 3.86% 3.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.55% 18.58% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 41 39
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
117 226 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.46% 20.75% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 102 197 216
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,800 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -10 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cardiff +5 2 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Caerphilly -1 1 £32,500 -
SAN
Wales

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 25 (80.65%) VMware
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
3 17 (54.84%) Linux
4 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 15 (48.39%) Red Hat
5 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (38.71%) Cisco
7 11 (35.48%) Office 365
7 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
7 11 (35.48%) NAS
8 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
9 9 (29.03%) Unix
9 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
10 8 (25.81%) DNS
10 8 (25.81%) ITIL
10 8 (25.81%) MCSE
10 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
10 8 (25.81%) vSphere
10 8 (25.81%) High Availability
10 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (22.58%) PaaS
11 7 (22.58%) XenApp
11 7 (22.58%) iSCSI
11 7 (22.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (22.58%) VPN
11 7 (22.58%) Citrix
11 7 (22.58%) CCA

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 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (19.35%) Apache
3 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Office 365
2 7 (22.58%) PaaS
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) NAS
2 8 (25.81%) DNS
3 7 (22.58%) Firewall
3 7 (22.58%) iSCSI
3 7 (22.58%) VPN
4 6 (19.35%) Kerberos
4 6 (19.35%) Network Security
4 6 (19.35%) OpenLDAP
5 5 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (6.45%) DHCP
6 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
6 2 (6.45%) LAN
6 2 (6.45%) VLAN
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.23%) WAN
7 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Big Data
1 6 (19.35%) Data Mining
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 6 (19.35%) Advertising
1 6 (19.35%) Marketing
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Administrator
1 11 (35.48%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) IT Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (9.68%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
8 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Linux
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (35.48%) Windows Server
5 9 (29.03%) Unix
6 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (19.35%) CentOS
7 6 (19.35%) Solaris
8 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
9 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
10 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) High Availability
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
2 6 (19.35%) Low Latency
2 6 (19.35%) Mobile Marketing
3 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.90%) Coaching
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Management
4 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) People Management
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Change Control
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.23%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.81%) MCSE
3 7 (22.58%) CCA
3 7 (22.58%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (22.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
3 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
3 8 (25.81%) vSphere
4 7 (22.58%) XenApp
5 6 (19.35%) NFS
5 6 (19.35%) Squid
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) VMware
2 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) Red Hat
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco
4 7 (22.58%) Citrix
5 6 (19.35%) EMC
5 6 (19.35%) IBM
6 5 (16.13%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Mitel
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
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