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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 134 87 90
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 104 199 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.00% 3.29% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 16.01% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 75 159 142
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1040 1243 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.97% 20.56% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 849 1042 819
Median salary £35,000 £37,150 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.78% -0.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucestershire -12 28 £36,500 +4.28% 3
Bristol +3 21 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Somerset -17 19 £28,000 -30.00% 1
Dorset -21 14 £35,750 +2.14% 3
Wiltshire +11 11 £34,500 +7.81% 4
Cornwall -11 7 £35,000 +40.00%
Devon -9 4 £32,250 +13.15%
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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.

1 190 (82.25%) Windows
2 157 (67.97%) VMware
3 131 (56.71%) Microsoft
4 120 (51.95%) Active Directory
5 110 (47.62%) MS Exchange
6 106 (45.89%) Windows Server
7 92 (39.83%) Citrix
8 90 (38.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 84 (36.36%) Linux
10 78 (33.77%) ITIL
11 77 (33.33%) Firewall
12 75 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 71 (30.74%) HP
14 70 (30.30%) SQL Server
15 69 (29.87%) Cisco
16 68 (29.44%) MS Excel
17 65 (28.14%) NetApp
18 64 (27.71%) VMware Infrastructure
19 60 (25.97%) Exchange Server 2010
20 58 (25.11%) XenApp
20 58 (25.11%) EMC
21 56 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
22 54 (23.38%) DNS
23 50 (21.65%) WAN
23 50 (21.65%) Hyper-V
23 50 (21.65%) SCOM
24 48 (20.78%) SQL
25 45 (19.48%) vSphere
25 45 (19.48%) Office 365
26 44 (19.05%) Data Centre

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
1 110 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 60 (25.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 41 (17.75%) SharePoint
5 12 (5.19%) IIS
5 12 (5.19%) JBoss
5 12 (5.19%) Tomcat
6 10 (4.33%) Apache
6 10 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (3.90%) Skype for Business
8 6 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.87%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 68 (29.44%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.36%) MS Office
3 9 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (8.23%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.43%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.43%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.43%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 45 (19.48%) Office 365
2 20 (8.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.46%) SaaS
5 7 (3.03%) IaaS
6 6 (2.60%) PaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 77 (33.33%) Firewall
2 54 (23.38%) DNS
3 50 (21.65%) WAN
4 43 (18.61%) DHCP
5 39 (16.88%) NAS
6 38 (16.45%) VLAN
7 23 (9.96%) TCP/IP
8 22 (9.52%) VPN
9 21 (9.09%) VoIP
10 19 (8.23%) LAN
11 16 (6.93%) Network Security
12 13 (5.63%) Internet
13 11 (4.76%) Wireless
14 8 (3.46%) iSCSI
15 7 (3.03%) Intranet
15 7 (3.03%) NetScreen
16 6 (2.60%) SSL
17 5 (2.16%) Skype
18 4 (1.73%) Extranet
19 2 (0.87%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.60%) Apache Accumulo
4 6 (2.60%) Big Data
4 6 (2.60%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.30%) MySQL
5 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.43%) OLTP
7 1 (0.43%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.43%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 11 (4.76%) Subversion
2 7 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 7 (3.03%) Selenium
3 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.87%) Maven
General
1 13 (5.63%) Finance
2 10 (4.33%) Advertising
2 10 (4.33%) Banking
3 8 (3.46%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.60%) Legal
5 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.73%) Back Office
6 4 (1.73%) Publishing
7 2 (0.87%) Electronics
7 2 (0.87%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (21.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 49 (21.21%) 3rd Line Support
3 45 (19.48%) Support Engineer
4 44 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
5 37 (16.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 30 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 24 (10.39%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 19 (8.23%) Administrator
9 17 (7.36%) Analyst
10 16 (6.93%) Architect
10 16 (6.93%) IT Support
11 14 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (5.63%) VMware Engineer
13 12 (5.19%) Infrastructure Architect
13 12 (5.19%) Network Engineer
14 11 (4.76%) IT Engineer
15 10 (4.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
16 9 (3.90%) Development Engineer
16 9 (3.90%) Exchange Engineer
16 9 (3.90%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.90%) Middleware
2 6 (2.60%) ELK Stack
2 6 (2.60%) Kafka
3 4 (1.73%) COM
4 2 (0.87%) HTML
5 1 (0.43%) Android SDK
5 1 (0.43%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.43%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) XML
5 1 (0.43%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 27 (11.69%) EqualLogic
3 19 (8.23%) EPoS
4 12 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.76%) Clustering
5 11 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 11 (4.76%) Replication
6 7 (3.03%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.60%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (2.60%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.60%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.60%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.73%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.73%) SCADA
9 3 (1.30%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.30%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.30%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 190 (82.25%) Windows
2 106 (45.89%) Windows Server
3 90 (38.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 84 (36.36%) Linux
5 75 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 40 (17.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (3.90%) CentOS
10 9 (3.90%) Windows 10
11 7 (3.03%) Unix
12 5 (2.16%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.73%) Windows 2000
14 3 (1.30%) AIX
15 2 (0.87%) HPUX
15 2 (0.87%) OS/400
15 2 (0.87%) Solaris
15 2 (0.87%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (33.77%) ITIL
2 30 (12.99%) Virtual Environments
3 28 (12.12%) Time Management
4 23 (9.96%) ERP
5 21 (9.09%) Database Tuning
6 18 (7.79%) Mentoring
7 16 (6.93%) Change Management
8 15 (6.49%) DevOps
9 14 (6.06%) High Availability
10 11 (4.76%) Configuration Management
10 11 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (4.76%) Software Deployment
11 10 (4.33%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (4.33%) Identity Management
11 10 (4.33%) Load Balancing
11 10 (4.33%) Migration
11 10 (4.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (4.33%) SDLC
11 10 (4.33%) TOGAF
12 9 (3.90%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (20.78%) SQL
2 18 (7.79%) Java
3 13 (5.63%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.46%) Bash Shell
4 8 (3.46%) VBScript
5 7 (3.03%) Perl
5 7 (3.03%) Python
6 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.87%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.87%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (14.72%) MCSE
3 33 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 33 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 22 (9.52%) CCNA
4 22 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (7.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (6.49%) MCSA
7 14 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
7 14 (6.06%) MCITP
8 11 (4.76%) Degree
8 11 (4.76%) RHCE
8 11 (4.76%) RHCSA
9 6 (2.60%) EMC Certification
10 5 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.73%) MCP
11 4 (1.73%) VCP4
11 4 (1.73%) VCP5
12 3 (1.30%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.93%) SLA
2 3 (1.30%) QA
3 2 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 120 (51.95%) Active Directory
2 64 (27.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (25.11%) XenApp
4 50 (21.65%) Hyper-V
5 45 (19.48%) vSphere
6 31 (13.42%) XenDesktop
7 18 (7.79%) vCloud
8 10 (4.33%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (3.90%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (3.90%) Terminal Services
9 9 (3.90%) VMware ESX
10 7 (3.03%) Firmware
11 6 (2.60%) Apache Flume
12 5 (2.16%) ISA Server
13 4 (1.73%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (1.73%) UAG
13 4 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (21.65%) SCOM
2 30 (12.99%) SCCM
3 27 (11.69%) NetBackup
4 24 (10.39%) Foglight
5 20 (8.66%) Backup Exec
6 14 (6.06%) AirWatch
7 12 (5.19%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (5.19%) WSUS
8 6 (2.60%) FortiGate
8 6 (2.60%) Kibana
8 6 (2.60%) logstash
8 6 (2.60%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (2.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (1.30%) MOM
10 3 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.87%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.43%) Nagios
12 1 (0.43%) vMotion
Vendors
1 157 (67.97%) VMware
2 131 (56.71%) Microsoft
3 92 (39.83%) Citrix
4 71 (30.74%) HP
5 69 (29.87%) Cisco
6 65 (28.14%) NetApp
7 58 (25.11%) EMC
8 43 (18.61%) Dell
9 36 (15.58%) Veeam
10 29 (12.55%) Oracle
11 24 (10.39%) Fortinet
11 24 (10.39%) Kaseya
11 24 (10.39%) Kaspersky
11 24 (10.39%) WatchGuard
12 22 (9.52%) IBM
13 21 (9.09%) Symantec
14 18 (7.79%) Red Hat
15 17 (7.36%) Sophos
16 16 (6.93%) Hitachi
17 13 (5.63%) Juniper
Swindon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + On-call, Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wiltshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Car/Car Allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: circa £26,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Upto £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 22 days ago
Swindon
aap3
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago