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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 58 43 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 24 53 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.98% 4.35% 2.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.75% 21.72% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 51 31
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%

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
128 244 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.90% 20.03% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 120 215 221
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 26 February 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 26 February 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
Cardiff +14 11 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Newport -2 11 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Caerphilly -4 2 £31,250 -3.84%
SAN
Wales

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 32 (86.49%) Windows
1 32 (86.49%) VMware
2 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 22 (59.46%) Office 365
3 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (56.76%) Hyper-V
4 20 (54.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (51.35%) MCSE
6 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
6 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
7 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (40.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (37.84%) CCA
8 14 (37.84%) Citrix Certification
8 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
9 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (29.73%) NAS
10 11 (29.73%) XenApp
10 11 (29.73%) Citrix
11 10 (27.03%) Cisco
11 10 (27.03%) Linux
11 10 (27.03%) Firewall
12 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (18.92%) High Availability
13 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
13 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
13 7 (18.92%) VPN
13 7 (18.92%) CCNA

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 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
3 5 (13.51%) Apache
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.41%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (59.46%) Office 365
2 6 (16.22%) PaaS
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) NAS
2 10 (27.03%) Firewall
3 7 (18.92%) VPN
4 6 (16.22%) iSCSI
5 5 (13.51%) DNS
5 5 (13.51%) Kerberos
5 5 (13.51%) Network Security
5 5 (13.51%) OpenLDAP
6 4 (10.81%) VLAN
6 4 (10.81%) Wireless
7 3 (8.11%) LAN
7 3 (8.11%) VoIP
7 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.70%) ADSL
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.70%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Big Data
1 5 (13.51%) Data Mining
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Ant
General
1 5 (13.51%) Advertising
1 5 (13.51%) Marketing
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Consultant
1 11 (29.73%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Administrator
2 8 (21.62%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) IT Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Senior IT Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Manager
8 1 (2.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
4 10 (27.03%) Linux
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (13.51%) CentOS
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
10 2 (5.41%) Solaris
10 2 (5.41%) Unix
10 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
10 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) High Availability
2 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.51%) Low Latency
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile Marketing
4 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.41%) Coaching
6 2 (5.41%) People Management
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.70%) Change Control
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.70%) Presales
7 1 (2.70%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (51.35%) MCSE
3 15 (40.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (37.84%) CCA
4 14 (37.84%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (18.92%) CCNA
5 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.41%) MCITP
7 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) SLA
3 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) Hyper-V
2 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
3 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (29.73%) XenApp
5 5 (13.51%) NFS
5 5 (13.51%) Squid
5 5 (13.51%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.70%) Nagios
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) VMware
2 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
3 11 (29.73%) Citrix
4 10 (27.03%) Cisco
5 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
6 5 (13.51%) Dell
6 5 (13.51%) EMC
6 5 (13.51%) IBM
7 4 (10.81%) Veeam
8 3 (8.11%) Apple
8 3 (8.11%) Avaya
9 2 (5.41%) EqualLogic
10 1 (2.70%) F5
10 1 (2.70%) HP
10 1 (2.70%) Mitel
10 1 (2.70%) NetApp
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