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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 93 90 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 179 173 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.04% 2.84% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.03% 16.88% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 142 139 153
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SAN
England

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
1191 1025 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.22% 16.80% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 817 730
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
Dorset +14 45 £35,000 +3.70% 3
Gloucestershire +13 36 £39,000 -15.21% 4
Bristol -34 36 £41,500 +3.75% 5
Somerset +25 26 £40,000 +9.58% 2
Wiltshire -25 19 £32,000 -34.35% 4
Cornwall - 9 £25,000 - 3
Devon -20 6 £28,500 -36.66% 6
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 218 (67.28%) VMware
2 217 (66.98%) Windows
3 133 (41.05%) Microsoft
4 123 (37.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 121 (37.35%) MS Exchange
6 113 (34.88%) Active Directory
7 98 (30.25%) Citrix
8 93 (28.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 87 (26.85%) Linux
10 82 (25.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 71 (21.91%) SCCM
12 65 (20.06%) vSphere
13 63 (19.44%) SQL Server
14 61 (18.83%) MS Excel
14 61 (18.83%) HP
15 60 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
15 60 (18.52%) Hyper-V
15 60 (18.52%) XenApp
16 56 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification
17 54 (16.67%) Firewall
18 52 (16.05%) MCSE
18 52 (16.05%) SQL
19 51 (15.74%) EMC
19 51 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2010
20 50 (15.43%) DNS
21 49 (15.12%) TCP/IP
21 49 (15.12%) NetApp
22 47 (14.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 44 (13.58%) ITIL
24 42 (12.96%) DHCP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 121 (37.35%) MS Exchange
2 51 (15.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (12.96%) SharePoint
4 26 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 22 (6.79%) IIS
6 15 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (4.32%) Lync
8 6 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
9 5 (1.54%) SAS
10 4 (1.23%) Apache
11 2 (0.62%) JBoss
11 2 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.62%) nginx
11 2 (0.62%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Spatial
12 1 (0.31%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 61 (18.83%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (0.31%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.79%) Office 365
2 11 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.93%) IaaS
5 2 (0.62%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.31%) Route 53
6 1 (0.31%) SaaS
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (16.67%) Firewall
2 50 (15.43%) DNS
3 49 (15.12%) TCP/IP
4 42 (12.96%) DHCP
5 40 (12.35%) NAS
6 34 (10.49%) Wireless
7 33 (10.19%) LAN
8 32 (9.88%) VPN
8 32 (9.88%) WAN
9 28 (8.64%) VLAN
10 20 (6.17%) iSCSI
11 17 (5.25%) Network Security
12 14 (4.32%) IPsec
12 14 (4.32%) SSL
13 12 (3.70%) Internet
13 12 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (3.70%) HSRP
14 10 (3.09%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (3.09%) VoIP
15 8 (2.47%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 21 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (5.86%) Oracle Database
5 18 (5.56%) MySQL
6 11 (3.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.23%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.93%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.62%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.62%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.62%) Voldemort
11 2 (0.62%) HBase
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (0.93%) Maven
2 3 (0.93%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.62%) MSI
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (6.17%) Finance
2 19 (5.86%) Marketing
3 14 (4.32%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.70%) Banking
5 10 (3.09%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.54%) Advertising
7 3 (0.93%) Legal
8 2 (0.62%) Back Office
8 2 (0.62%) Electronics
8 2 (0.62%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 80 (24.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 58 (17.90%) Consultant
3 43 (13.27%) Support Engineer
4 33 (10.19%) Analyst
5 25 (7.72%) 3rd Line Support
6 23 (7.10%) Technical Consultant
7 22 (6.79%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 21 (6.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 21 (6.48%) Support Analyst
9 20 (6.17%) Architect
10 15 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (4.63%) Systems Support
10 15 (4.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 13 (4.01%) Systems Analyst
12 12 (3.70%) Systems Support Analyst
12 12 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 11 (3.40%) Technical Engineer
13 11 (3.40%) Technical Support
13 11 (3.40%) IT Support
14 10 (3.09%) Technical Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (1.23%) HTML
2 4 (1.23%) CSS
3 3 (0.93%) LAMP
3 3 (0.93%) Hibernate
3 3 (0.93%) Lucene
3 3 (0.93%) Spring
3 3 (0.93%) jQuery
3 3 (0.93%) Spring Integration
3 3 (0.93%) COM
4 2 (0.62%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.62%) libvirt
4 2 (0.62%) Web Services
5 1 (0.31%) XML
5 1 (0.31%) .NET
5 1 (0.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.42%) Data Centre
2 31 (9.57%) Clustering
3 27 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 21 (6.48%) Replication
5 17 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.01%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.70%) EMC VNX
8 10 (3.09%) SWIFT
9 8 (2.47%) Blackberry
10 7 (2.16%) BYOD
11 6 (1.85%) PDA
12 5 (1.54%) IVR
13 4 (1.23%) Thin Client
13 4 (1.23%) Mathematics
13 4 (1.23%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
15 2 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.62%) FMCG
15 2 (0.62%) DTV
15 2 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 217 (66.98%) Windows
2 93 (28.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 87 (26.85%) Linux
4 82 (25.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (8.64%) Windows 7
8 23 (7.10%) UNIX
9 16 (4.94%) CentOS
10 14 (4.32%) Windows XP
10 14 (4.32%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.85%) Solaris
12 5 (1.54%) HPUX
13 4 (1.23%) SUSE
14 3 (0.93%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.62%) Debian
15 2 (0.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.31%) AIX
16 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (13.58%) ITIL
2 34 (10.49%) Project Management
3 28 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (7.10%) Service Delivery
5 19 (5.86%) Mentoring
6 18 (5.56%) High Availability
7 17 (5.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (4.94%) Change Control
8 16 (4.94%) Load Balancing
8 16 (4.94%) Migration
9 14 (4.32%) B2B
10 13 (4.01%) Systems Analysis
11 12 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (3.40%) Asset Management
12 11 (3.40%) Business Continuity
12 11 (3.40%) Service Management
13 10 (3.09%) Change Management
14 7 (2.16%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (2.16%) Configuration Management
14 7 (2.16%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 52 (16.05%) SQL
2 19 (5.86%) PowerShell
3 17 (5.25%) C
4 15 (4.63%) Shell Script
5 14 (4.32%) Perl
6 12 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.09%) VBScript
8 6 (1.85%) Java
8 6 (1.85%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.23%) Python
11 3 (0.93%) PHP
12 2 (0.62%) C++
12 2 (0.62%) VB
13 1 (0.31%) VBA
13 1 (0.31%) AWK
13 1 (0.31%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.31%) sed
Qualifications
1 56 (17.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (16.05%) MCSE
3 47 (14.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 32 (9.88%) Citrix Certification
5 31 (9.57%) Security Cleared
6 28 (8.64%) CCA
6 28 (8.64%) MCSA
7 27 (8.33%) Degree
8 24 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (5.86%) CCNA
10 17 (5.25%) MCP
10 17 (5.25%) CCEA
10 17 (5.25%) CCEE
11 14 (4.32%) MCITP
12 10 (3.09%) CCNP
13 7 (2.16%) DV Cleared
14 6 (1.85%) SC Cleared
15 5 (1.54%) Sun Certification
16 4 (1.23%) SCSA
16 4 (1.23%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.10%) SLA
2 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 123 (37.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 113 (34.88%) Active Directory
3 65 (20.06%) vSphere
4 60 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 60 (18.52%) XenApp
5 31 (9.57%) XenDesktop
6 23 (7.10%) VMware ESX
7 22 (6.79%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (4.63%) vCloud
9 13 (4.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 12 (3.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 11 (3.40%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (1.23%) KVM
14 3 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.93%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.62%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.62%) Samba
15 2 (0.62%) Squid
15 2 (0.62%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 71 (21.91%) SCCM
2 34 (10.49%) SCOM
2 34 (10.49%) NetBackup
3 28 (8.64%) Backup Exec
4 15 (4.63%) SCVMM
4 15 (4.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
6 11 (3.40%) Data Guard
6 11 (3.40%) Oracle RMAN
6 11 (3.40%) WSUS
7 10 (3.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 9 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 7 (2.16%) Legato
9 7 (2.16%) Hyperic
10 6 (1.85%) SCDPM
10 6 (1.85%) Zenoss
10 6 (1.85%) WhatsUp Gold
11 5 (1.54%) vMotion
12 4 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 218 (67.28%) VMware
2 133 (41.05%) Microsoft
3 98 (30.25%) Citrix
4 61 (18.83%) HP
5 51 (15.74%) EMC
6 49 (15.12%) NetApp
7 40 (12.35%) Symantec
8 36 (11.11%) Oracle
9 34 (10.49%) Veeam
10 33 (10.19%) Cisco
11 28 (8.64%) Dell
12 18 (5.56%) AppSense
13 16 (4.94%) Red Hat
14 15 (4.63%) Hitachi
15 13 (4.01%) Sophos
15 13 (4.01%) IBM
16 12 (3.70%) Websense
17 11 (3.40%) Dell Compellent
18 8 (2.47%) SolarWinds
18 8 (2.47%) 3PAR
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday,pension, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £42000.00 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Wiltshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago