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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 79 93 77
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 201 166 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.44% 2.80% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.29% 16.20% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 169 131 155
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1099 1025 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.81% 17.29% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 926 804 775
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Bristol -2 47 £40,000 - 15
Dorset +25 46 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Gloucestershire +9 46 £35,000 -23.91% 7
Somerset +27 24 £40,000 - 6
Wiltshire -31 19 £31,250 -21.87% 9
Cornwall - 15 £24,000 -
Devon -13 5 £30,000 -33.33% 5
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 210 (68.18%) VMware
2 203 (65.91%) Windows
3 131 (42.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 123 (39.94%) Microsoft
5 122 (39.61%) MS Exchange
6 116 (37.66%) Active Directory
7 99 (32.14%) Citrix
8 92 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 75 (24.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 73 (23.70%) Linux
11 67 (21.75%) HP
12 66 (21.43%) SCCM
13 63 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
14 62 (20.13%) Hyper-V
15 58 (18.83%) DNS
16 57 (18.51%) Firewall
16 57 (18.51%) vSphere
17 56 (18.18%) MS Excel
17 56 (18.18%) SQL Server
18 53 (17.21%) TCP/IP
18 53 (17.21%) XenApp
19 52 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2010
19 52 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
20 48 (15.58%) MCSE
21 47 (15.26%) DHCP
22 46 (14.94%) SQL
23 44 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 43 (13.96%) NAS
24 43 (13.96%) ITIL
24 43 (13.96%) EMC

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
1 122 (39.61%) MS Exchange
2 52 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (12.66%) SharePoint
4 31 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (7.79%) IIS
7 18 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (5.19%) Lync
9 6 (1.95%) SAS
9 6 (1.95%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (1.62%) Apache
11 2 (0.65%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.65%) JBoss
11 2 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.65%) nginx
11 2 (0.65%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.32%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 56 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 28 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.32%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.82%) Office 365
2 10 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.65%) SaaS
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.65%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.32%) Route 53
5 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (18.83%) DNS
2 57 (18.51%) Firewall
3 53 (17.21%) TCP/IP
4 47 (15.26%) DHCP
5 43 (13.96%) NAS
6 39 (12.66%) VPN
7 36 (11.69%) Wireless
8 33 (10.71%) WAN
9 32 (10.39%) LAN
10 31 (10.06%) VLAN
11 20 (6.49%) iSCSI
12 19 (6.17%) SSL
13 18 (5.84%) Network Security
14 17 (5.52%) IPsec
15 15 (4.87%) VoIP
16 13 (4.22%) Internet
17 12 (3.90%) HSRP
18 11 (3.57%) NetScaler
19 10 (3.25%) Fibre Channel
20 9 (2.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 21 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (4.87%) MySQL
5 12 (3.90%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.62%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.65%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.65%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.65%) HBase
10 2 (0.65%) Voldemort
10 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (0.97%) Maven
2 3 (0.97%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.65%) MSI
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (6.17%) Marketing
2 18 (5.84%) Finance
3 16 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.25%) Banking
5 7 (2.27%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.62%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.62%) Advertising
7 3 (0.97%) Legal
8 2 (0.65%) Back Office
8 2 (0.65%) Electronics
8 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
9 1 (0.32%) Retail
9 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 76 (24.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 53 (17.21%) Consultant
3 40 (12.99%) Support Engineer
4 25 (8.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 25 (8.12%) Technical Consultant
5 22 (7.14%) Analyst
6 21 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 18 (5.84%) Architect
8 17 (5.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 15 (4.87%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (4.87%) Support Analyst
10 12 (3.90%) Systems Support
10 12 (3.90%) Technical Engineer
10 12 (3.90%) IT Support
11 11 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
12 10 (3.25%) Technical Support
12 10 (3.25%) Sales Consultant
12 10 (3.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 10 (3.25%) Systems Support Analyst
12 10 (3.25%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.95%) HTML
1 6 (1.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (1.30%) J2EE
2 4 (1.30%) COM
2 4 (1.30%) CSS
3 3 (0.97%) XML
3 3 (0.97%) LAMP
3 3 (0.97%) Hibernate
3 3 (0.97%) Lucene
3 3 (0.97%) Spring
3 3 (0.97%) jQuery
3 3 (0.97%) Spring Integration
4 2 (0.65%) libvirt
4 2 (0.65%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.65%) JSP
4 2 (0.65%) Web Services
5 1 (0.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.04%) Clustering
2 30 (9.74%) Data Centre
3 18 (5.84%) EqualLogic
4 16 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.87%) Replication
6 8 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.27%) PDA
7 7 (2.27%) SWIFT
8 6 (1.95%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.62%) IVR
9 5 (1.62%) BYOD
10 4 (1.30%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.30%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.97%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.65%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.65%) DTV
12 2 (0.65%) PKI
12 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.32%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 203 (65.91%) Windows
2 92 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 75 (24.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 73 (23.70%) Linux
5 63 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (8.44%) Windows 7
7 23 (7.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (6.82%) UNIX
9 15 (4.87%) CentOS
10 14 (4.55%) Windows XP
11 12 (3.90%) Windows 8
12 7 (2.27%) HPUX
12 7 (2.27%) Solaris
13 6 (1.95%) SUSE
14 3 (0.97%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.65%) Debian
15 2 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (13.96%) ITIL
2 31 (10.06%) Project Management
3 27 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (6.17%) Service Delivery
5 17 (5.52%) High Availability
6 15 (4.87%) Change Control
6 15 (4.87%) Migration
6 15 (4.87%) Mentoring
7 14 (4.55%) Load Balancing
8 13 (4.22%) B2B
9 12 (3.90%) Change Management
9 12 (3.90%) Service Management
10 11 (3.57%) Business Continuity
10 11 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (2.92%) ITIL V3
11 9 (2.92%) Asset Management
11 9 (2.92%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (2.92%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (2.60%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (2.60%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 46 (14.94%) SQL
2 19 (6.17%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.87%) C
4 14 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 11 (3.57%) VBScript
6 10 (3.25%) Perl
7 9 (2.92%) Java
8 7 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.95%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.62%) VB
11 4 (1.30%) Python
11 4 (1.30%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.97%) PHP
12 3 (0.97%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.65%) C++
14 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (15.58%) MCSE
3 44 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 32 (10.39%) Security Cleared
5 27 (8.77%) Citrix Certification
6 26 (8.44%) CCA
6 26 (8.44%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (8.12%) Degree
8 20 (6.49%) MCSA
9 19 (6.17%) CCNA
10 16 (5.19%) CCNP
11 14 (4.55%) MCP
11 14 (4.55%) CCEA
11 14 (4.55%) SC Cleared
11 14 (4.55%) CCEE
12 13 (4.22%) MCITP
13 9 (2.92%) DV Cleared
14 7 (2.27%) Sun Certification
15 6 (1.95%) SCSA
15 6 (1.95%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 131 (42.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 116 (37.66%) Active Directory
3 62 (20.13%) Hyper-V
4 57 (18.51%) vSphere
5 53 (17.21%) XenApp
6 34 (11.04%) XenDesktop
7 27 (8.77%) VMware ESX
7 27 (8.77%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (4.55%) vCloud
8 14 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (2.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 6 (1.95%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (1.30%) Terminal Server
11 4 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.30%) KVM
11 4 (1.30%) NFS
12 3 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.97%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.65%) Samba
Systems Management
1 66 (21.43%) SCCM
2 32 (10.39%) SCOM
3 28 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 26 (8.44%) Backup Exec
5 17 (5.52%) SCVMM
6 13 (4.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (2.92%) WSUS
7 9 (2.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (2.60%) Hyperic
9 7 (2.27%) Legato
9 7 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (1.95%) Data Guard
10 6 (1.95%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (1.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (1.95%) SCDPM
11 5 (1.62%) vMotion
12 4 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (1.30%) Puppet
12 4 (1.30%) Nagios
13 3 (0.97%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 210 (68.18%) VMware
2 123 (39.94%) Microsoft
3 99 (32.14%) Citrix
4 67 (21.75%) HP
5 43 (13.96%) EMC
6 39 (12.66%) NetApp
6 39 (12.66%) Symantec
7 37 (12.01%) Veeam
8 35 (11.36%) Cisco
9 31 (10.06%) Oracle
10 28 (9.09%) Dell
11 15 (4.87%) AppSense
12 14 (4.55%) Websense
13 13 (4.22%) Hitachi
13 13 (4.22%) IBM
14 12 (3.90%) Red Hat
15 10 (3.25%) Sophos
16 9 (2.92%) Brocade
17 8 (2.60%) 3PAR
18 7 (2.27%) SolarWinds
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techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum + Company Van
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent pension and holidays
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Salary: £29000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Plymouth
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