The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
England / South West
Rank 189 123 145
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +22
Permanent jobs citing SAN 52 132 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.02% 2.28% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.57% 11.90% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 50 114 96
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
792 1109 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.53% 19.16% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 622 933 846
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAN
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the South West region.

SAN Salary Trend in the South West

SAN
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SAN Salary Histogram in the South West

SAN
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Devon +1 17 £28,750 -0.86%
Bristol -7 11 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Wiltshire +11 9 £35,000 -9.67%
Somerset -6 7 £42,500 +60.37%
Dorset +14 6 £37,500 +23.96% 3
Cornwall -15 2 £24,500 -38.75%
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for SAN.

1 126 (72.83%) VMware
2 122 (70.52%) Windows
3 106 (61.27%) Windows Server
4 99 (57.23%) Microsoft
5 91 (52.60%) Active Directory
6 80 (46.24%) Linux
7 74 (42.77%) MS Excel
8 65 (37.57%) Citrix
8 65 (37.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 62 (35.84%) MS Exchange
10 60 (34.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 56 (32.37%) Cisco
12 46 (26.59%) Exchange Server 2010
13 45 (26.01%) Data Centre
14 43 (24.86%) Exchange Server 2013
14 43 (24.86%) HP
15 41 (23.70%) ITIL
16 40 (23.12%) Solaris
16 40 (23.12%) Firewall
16 40 (23.12%) Office 365
16 40 (23.12%) XenApp
17 36 (20.81%) Driving Licence
17 36 (20.81%) Hyper-V
18 35 (20.23%) SQL Server
18 35 (20.23%) Windows Server 2008
19 34 (19.65%) XenDesktop
20 32 (18.50%) NAS
21 31 (17.92%) NetBackup
22 29 (16.76%) DNS
23 28 (16.18%) VPN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 62 (35.84%) MS Exchange
2 46 (26.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (24.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (9.25%) IIS
5 14 (8.09%) Apache
6 9 (5.20%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (5.20%) JBoss
6 9 (5.20%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (3.47%) Skype for Business
9 5 (2.89%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.58%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.58%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.58%) Moodle
10 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.58%) SAS
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (42.77%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.78%) MS Office
3 6 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.16%) MS Project
4 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (23.12%) Office 365
2 24 (13.87%) IaaS
2 24 (13.87%) PaaS
3 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (5.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (23.12%) Firewall
2 32 (18.50%) NAS
3 29 (16.76%) DNS
4 28 (16.18%) VPN
5 24 (13.87%) LAN
5 24 (13.87%) WAN
6 23 (13.29%) DHCP
7 22 (12.72%) Wireless
8 17 (9.83%) NetScaler
9 14 (8.09%) VLAN
10 10 (5.78%) SMTP
11 9 (5.20%) TCP/IP
12 8 (4.62%) SSL
12 8 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (4.05%) IMAP
13 7 (4.05%) Network Security
14 5 (2.89%) HTTP
14 5 (2.89%) OpenLDAP
15 4 (2.31%) WLAN
16 3 (1.73%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.23%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.36%) MySQL
3 11 (6.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (6.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.31%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.73%) CouchDB
5 3 (1.73%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.73%) HBase
5 3 (1.73%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.73%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.73%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.58%) DTS
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (7.51%) Finance
2 11 (6.36%) Games
3 9 (5.20%) Banking
4 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.16%) Advertising
5 2 (1.16%) Back Office
5 2 (1.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (21.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 35 (20.23%) Support Engineer
3 33 (19.08%) 3rd Line Support
4 31 (17.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 20 (11.56%) Windows Engineer
6 18 (10.40%) Network Engineer
7 16 (9.25%) Field Engineer
8 15 (8.67%) Administrator
9 14 (8.09%) Infrastructure Manager
10 13 (7.51%) Active Directory Engineer
10 13 (7.51%) Senior Network Engineer
10 13 (7.51%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (6.94%) IT Administrator
11 12 (6.94%) IT Systems Administrator
12 11 (6.36%) Architect
12 11 (6.36%) Infrastructure Architect
12 11 (6.36%) Server Engineer
13 10 (5.78%) Analyst
13 10 (5.78%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.20%) Middleware
2 7 (4.05%) MAPI
3 2 (1.16%) CGI
3 2 (1.16%) XML
4 1 (0.58%) .NET
4 1 (0.58%) HTML
4 1 (0.58%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (26.01%) Data Centre
2 36 (20.81%) Driving Licence
3 26 (15.03%) Clustering
4 24 (13.87%) Replication
5 12 (6.94%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (5.20%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (5.20%) Management Information System
6 9 (5.20%) NHS
6 9 (5.20%) Public Cloud
7 7 (4.05%) EPoS
7 7 (4.05%) iPad
8 4 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.31%) CCTV
8 4 (2.31%) EMC VNX
9 3 (1.73%) Cybercrime
10 2 (1.16%) Celerra
10 2 (1.16%) CLARiiON
10 2 (1.16%) Wiki
11 1 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 122 (70.52%) Windows
2 106 (61.27%) Windows Server
3 80 (46.24%) Linux
4 60 (34.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (23.12%) Solaris
6 35 (20.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (12.72%) Unix
8 15 (8.67%) OpenVMS
9 14 (8.09%) Mac OS X
10 11 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (5.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (4.62%) Windows 7
13 6 (3.47%) Ubuntu
14 5 (2.89%) Debian
15 2 (1.16%) SUSE
15 2 (1.16%) VMS
15 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (1.16%) Windows 8
15 2 (1.16%) Windows Vista
15 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.70%) ITIL
2 27 (15.61%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (15.03%) ITIL V3
4 25 (14.45%) Project Management
5 22 (12.72%) PRINCE2
6 17 (9.83%) Incident Management
6 17 (9.83%) PRINCE
6 17 (9.83%) Service Delivery
7 16 (9.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (8.09%) Data Protection
9 13 (7.51%) DevOps
9 13 (7.51%) Time Management
10 12 (6.94%) Information Security
10 12 (6.94%) Patch Management
10 12 (6.94%) Service Management
10 12 (6.94%) Virtual Environments
11 11 (6.36%) Data Analysis
11 11 (6.36%) Information Security Management
11 11 (6.36%) ITSM
11 11 (6.36%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.98%) SQL
2 5 (2.89%) C
2 5 (2.89%) Java
2 5 (2.89%) Python
3 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.73%) C++
3 3 (1.73%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.73%) Perl
3 3 (1.73%) PHP
4 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.58%) C#
5 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (12.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (10.40%) Degree
2 18 (10.40%) MCSE
3 15 (8.67%) CCNA
3 15 (8.67%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (5.20%) EMC Certification
4 9 (5.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (4.62%) MCSA
6 6 (3.47%) MCP
7 4 (2.31%) CCA
7 4 (2.31%) CCEA
7 4 (2.31%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.31%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.73%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.16%) CCNP
9 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.58%) CCENT
10 1 (0.58%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) SLA
2 4 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.73%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.16%) ISO22301
4 2 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 91 (52.60%) Active Directory
2 65 (37.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (23.12%) XenApp
4 36 (20.81%) Hyper-V
5 34 (19.65%) XenDesktop
6 13 (7.51%) Firmware
7 12 (6.94%) Terminal Services
8 7 (4.05%) vSphere
9 5 (2.89%) Samba
9 5 (2.89%) VMware ESX
10 4 (2.31%) NFS
11 2 (1.16%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.16%) XenServer
12 1 (0.58%) KVM
12 1 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (17.92%) NetBackup
2 10 (5.78%) AirWatch
2 10 (5.78%) WSUS
3 9 (5.20%) SCCM
4 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (2.89%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.89%) Nagios
5 5 (2.89%) SCOM
6 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.73%) Puppet
7 2 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.16%) SnapMirror
7 2 (1.16%) SnapVault
8 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.58%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.58%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 126 (72.83%) VMware
2 99 (57.23%) Microsoft
3 65 (37.57%) Citrix
4 56 (32.37%) Cisco
5 43 (24.86%) HP
6 28 (16.18%) NetApp
7 20 (11.56%) EMC
8 19 (10.98%) Sun
9 17 (9.83%) CheckPoint
9 17 (9.83%) Intel
9 17 (9.83%) Oracle
9 17 (9.83%) ProCurve
10 11 (6.36%) CommVault
10 11 (6.36%) IBM
11 9 (5.20%) Software AG
11 9 (5.20%) Veeam
12 8 (4.62%) 3PAR
13 7 (4.05%) Barracuda Networks
14 5 (2.89%) Veritas
15 4 (2.31%) Dell
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