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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 49 58 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -38
Permanent jobs citing SAN 53 42 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.58% 3.53% 9.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.37% 15.16% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 71
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.21% -3.52%
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
248 277 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.42% 23.26% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 219 220 173
Average salary £40,500 £38,400 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.46% -7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Cardiff +6 20 £35,000 - 1
Newport -8 11 £37,500 -14.77%
Torfaen +8 8 £45,000 -11.33%
Caerphilly +6 7 £32,500 -15.36%
Monmouthshire - 2 £32,500 -
SAN
Wales

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 53 (67.95%) Windows
2 52 (66.67%) VMware
3 40 (51.28%) Linux
4 38 (48.72%) Windows Server
5 32 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (41.03%) Active Directory
6 30 (38.46%) Cisco
7 27 (34.62%) NAS
8 26 (33.33%) Unix
9 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 21 (26.92%) Red Hat
10 21 (26.92%) ITIL
11 20 (25.64%) DNS
11 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (24.36%) HP
12 19 (24.36%) Firewall
13 18 (23.08%) EMC
13 18 (23.08%) MS Exchange
14 17 (21.79%) VPN
15 16 (20.51%) IBM
15 16 (20.51%) NetApp
15 16 (20.51%) Apache
15 16 (20.51%) Clustering
16 15 (19.23%) iSCSI
17 14 (17.95%) vSphere
17 14 (17.95%) NFS
18 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
18 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 16 (20.51%) Apache
3 11 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (10.26%) IIS
6 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (6.41%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.28%) CMS
8 1 (1.28%) Commerce Server
8 1 (1.28%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) PaaS
2 4 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.13%) Office 365
3 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.62%) NAS
2 20 (25.64%) DNS
3 19 (24.36%) Firewall
4 17 (21.79%) VPN
5 15 (19.23%) iSCSI
6 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 12 (15.38%) DHCP
8 10 (12.82%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (8.97%) Kerberos
9 7 (8.97%) Network Security
9 7 (8.97%) OpenLDAP
10 6 (7.69%) FCoE
10 6 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (7.69%) IP Telephony
11 5 (6.41%) VLAN
12 4 (5.13%) HTTP
12 4 (5.13%) LAN
12 4 (5.13%) WAN
13 3 (3.85%) Internet
14 2 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.41%) Big Data
4 5 (6.41%) Data Mining
4 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.13%) MySQL
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.85%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (11.54%) Advertising
2 7 (8.97%) Marketing
3 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 6 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Administrator
2 19 (24.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (24.36%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (14.10%) Architect
4 9 (11.54%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (10.26%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.26%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) SAP Administrator
7 5 (6.41%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 5 (6.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Storage Architect
9 3 (3.85%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) SAP Basis
2 3 (3.85%) Apache Flex
3 2 (2.56%) Middleware
4 1 (1.28%) .NET
4 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.28%) COM
4 1 (1.28%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (20.51%) Clustering
3 5 (6.41%) CLARiiON
3 5 (6.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.85%) Replication
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.56%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.56%) VLE
6 1 (1.28%) DTV
6 1 (1.28%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (67.95%) Windows
2 40 (51.28%) Linux
3 38 (48.72%) Windows Server
4 26 (33.33%) Unix
5 20 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (8.97%) CentOS
9 7 (8.97%) Solaris
10 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) ITIL
2 10 (12.82%) High Availability
3 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (10.26%) Performance Management
4 8 (10.26%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.97%) Document Management
5 7 (8.97%) Knowledge Management
5 7 (8.97%) Low Latency
5 7 (8.97%) Ticket Management
6 6 (7.69%) Coaching
6 6 (7.69%) PLM
6 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.69%) Service Management
7 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.41%) Mobile Marketing
7 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (3.85%) Change Management
8 3 (3.85%) Presales
8 3 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) SQL
2 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.41%) Perl
2 5 (6.41%) Python
3 2 (2.56%) C
3 2 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.97%) MCSE
3 6 (7.69%) Degree
3 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.13%) MCITP
5 3 (3.85%) MCP
5 3 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.56%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.56%) SAP Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CCNA
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) SLA
2 5 (6.41%) QA
3 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.56%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 32 (41.03%) Active Directory
1 32 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (17.95%) NFS
2 14 (17.95%) vSphere
3 7 (8.97%) Squid
3 7 (8.97%) vCloud
4 5 (6.41%) Samba
4 5 (6.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (6.41%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.56%) iptables
6 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.28%) Firmware
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (14.10%) NetBackup
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (6.41%) Tivoli
2 5 (6.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.28%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 52 (66.67%) VMware
2 30 (38.46%) Cisco
3 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 21 (26.92%) Red Hat
5 19 (24.36%) HP
6 18 (23.08%) EMC
7 16 (20.51%) IBM
7 16 (20.51%) NetApp
8 12 (15.38%) 3PAR
9 10 (12.82%) Brocade
9 10 (12.82%) Veritas
10 9 (11.54%) Avaya
11 8 (10.26%) Citrix
11 8 (10.26%) Symantec
12 7 (8.97%) SAP
13 5 (6.41%) Axway
13 5 (6.41%) Dell
13 5 (6.41%) Sun
14 2 (2.56%) Oracle
14 2 (2.56%) Veeam
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