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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 134 98 94
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 117 177 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.09% 2.91% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.32% 16.21% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 98 148 133
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,550 £57,500
UK excluding London median 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
1134 1092 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.22% 17.97% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 970 911 784
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -11 30 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Dorset -2 22 £30,250 -13.57% 2
Bristol -27 20 £45,500 +13.75% 2
Cornwall -6 16 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Somerset -1 14 £28,250 -19.28%
Wiltshire -12 12 £40,000 +19.40%
Devon +5 3 £29,000 -3.33% 1
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 199 (79.92%) Windows
2 183 (73.49%) VMware
3 146 (58.63%) Active Directory
4 145 (58.23%) Microsoft
5 131 (52.61%) MS Exchange
6 128 (51.41%) Windows Server
7 108 (43.37%) Citrix
8 91 (36.55%) Firewall
9 89 (35.74%) MS Excel
9 89 (35.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 88 (35.34%) ITIL
11 85 (34.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 75 (30.12%) XenApp
12 75 (30.12%) Exchange Server 2010
13 71 (28.51%) HP
14 70 (28.11%) SQL Server
14 70 (28.11%) Windows Server 2008
15 67 (26.91%) Linux
16 65 (26.10%) NetApp
17 62 (24.90%) Hyper-V
18 55 (22.09%) Cisco
18 55 (22.09%) Exchange Server 2013
19 54 (21.69%) WAN
20 53 (21.29%) DNS
21 52 (20.88%) EMC
22 51 (20.48%) Dell
23 50 (20.08%) Microsoft Certification
24 48 (19.28%) Veeam
25 47 (18.88%) Windows Server 2003
26 44 (17.67%) SQL

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
1 131 (52.61%) MS Exchange
2 75 (30.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (22.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 41 (16.47%) SharePoint
5 14 (5.62%) Skype for Business
6 10 (4.02%) IIS
7 9 (3.61%) Apache
8 7 (2.81%) JBoss
8 7 (2.81%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.40%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 89 (35.74%) MS Excel
2 26 (10.44%) MS Office
3 10 (4.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (7.63%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.80%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.86%) Office 365
2 12 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.01%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.40%) IaaS
5 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (36.55%) Firewall
2 54 (21.69%) WAN
3 53 (21.29%) DNS
4 39 (15.66%) DHCP
4 39 (15.66%) NAS
5 35 (14.06%) VLAN
6 29 (11.65%) VoIP
7 23 (9.24%) LAN
8 18 (7.23%) TCP/IP
9 17 (6.83%) Network Security
10 16 (6.43%) Wireless
11 15 (6.02%) VPN
12 13 (5.22%) Internet
13 11 (4.42%) SSL
14 10 (4.02%) Skype
15 9 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (3.21%) iSCSI
17 6 (2.41%) LDAP
18 5 (2.01%) IPv4
18 5 (2.01%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (28.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.41%) Apache Accumulo
2 6 (2.41%) Big Data
2 6 (2.41%) Hadoop
2 6 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.40%) MySQL
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.40%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (2.81%) Cucumber
1 7 (2.81%) Selenium
2 4 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.61%) Subversion
3 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.80%) Maven
General
1 15 (6.02%) Finance
2 14 (5.62%) Advertising
3 11 (4.42%) Banking
4 9 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.01%) Local Government
6 4 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.61%) Publishing
7 3 (1.20%) Legal
8 2 (0.80%) Electronics
8 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.80%) Marketing
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (26.10%) 3rd Line Support
2 59 (23.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 56 (22.49%) Support Engineer
4 48 (19.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 40 (16.06%) Systems Engineer
6 31 (12.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (10.04%) IT Support
8 24 (9.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 23 (9.24%) Infrastructure Support
9 23 (9.24%) IT Engineer
10 18 (7.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 18 (7.23%) Analyst
10 18 (7.23%) Infrastructure Technician
11 15 (6.02%) IT Support Engineer
11 15 (6.02%) Network Engineer
12 14 (5.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 14 (5.62%) Administrator
12 14 (5.62%) Infrastructure Support Technician
12 14 (5.62%) Support Technician
13 13 (5.22%) 3rd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.41%) ELK Stack
1 6 (2.41%) Kafka
2 5 (2.01%) Middleware
3 4 (1.61%) .NET
3 4 (1.61%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.20%) COM
5 1 (0.40%) Android SDK
5 1 (0.40%) HTML
5 1 (0.40%) Web Services
5 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.87%) Data Centre
2 32 (12.85%) EqualLogic
3 21 (8.43%) Driving Licence
4 19 (7.63%) EPoS
5 13 (5.22%) Replication
6 9 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.61%) Clustering
7 7 (2.81%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.41%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (2.41%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (2.01%) Raspberry Pi
9 5 (2.01%) Statistics
10 4 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.61%) SCADA
10 4 (1.61%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.20%) PKI
12 2 (0.80%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 199 (79.92%) Windows
2 128 (51.41%) Windows Server
3 89 (35.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 70 (28.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 67 (26.91%) Linux
6 47 (18.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (12.45%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.21%) CentOS
9 5 (2.01%) Unix
10 4 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.61%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.61%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.61%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.80%) AIX
11 2 (0.80%) OS/400
11 2 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.80%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.80%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (35.34%) ITIL
2 29 (11.65%) Time Management
3 21 (8.43%) Database Tuning
3 21 (8.43%) ERP
4 17 (6.83%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (6.83%) Performance Improvement
5 13 (5.22%) High Availability
5 13 (5.22%) Mentoring
6 11 (4.42%) Configuration Management
6 11 (4.42%) SDLC
7 10 (4.02%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (4.02%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (3.61%) DevOps
8 9 (3.61%) Project Management
9 8 (3.21%) Change Management
9 8 (3.21%) Coaching
9 8 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (2.81%) Migration
10 7 (2.81%) Scrum
10 7 (2.81%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (17.67%) SQL
2 31 (12.45%) PowerShell
3 22 (8.84%) VBScript
4 11 (4.42%) Java
5 9 (3.61%) VB
6 8 (3.21%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.81%) Perl
7 7 (2.81%) Python
8 6 (2.41%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.20%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.80%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (20.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (14.46%) Security Cleared
3 35 (14.06%) MCSE
4 34 (13.65%) SC Cleared
5 29 (11.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (8.84%) MCSA
7 19 (7.63%) Citrix Certification
8 17 (6.83%) CCNA
8 17 (6.83%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (6.83%) MCITP
9 14 (5.62%) Degree
10 11 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (4.42%) MCP
11 9 (3.61%) CCA
12 7 (2.81%) DBS Check
13 6 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (2.01%) HND
14 5 (2.01%) MCTS
15 4 (1.61%) RHCE
15 4 (1.61%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.81%) SLA
2 4 (1.61%) QA
3 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 146 (58.63%) Active Directory
2 85 (34.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (30.12%) XenApp
4 62 (24.90%) Hyper-V
5 43 (17.27%) vSphere
6 40 (16.06%) XenDesktop
7 17 (6.83%) vCloud
8 8 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (2.81%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (2.41%) Apache Flume
10 6 (2.41%) Firmware
10 6 (2.41%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (1.61%) UAG
11 4 (1.61%) VMware ESX
12 3 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.20%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.20%) XenServer
13 1 (0.40%) iptables
13 1 (0.40%) NFS
Systems Management
1 44 (17.67%) SCOM
2 29 (11.65%) SCCM
3 24 (9.64%) Foglight
4 22 (8.84%) NetBackup
5 17 (6.83%) Backup Exec
6 11 (4.42%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (3.21%) WSUS
8 7 (2.81%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (2.41%) FortiGate
9 6 (2.41%) Kibana
9 6 (2.41%) logstash
10 5 (2.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (2.01%) SmoothWall
11 4 (1.61%) AirWatch
12 3 (1.20%) MOM
12 3 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 1 (0.40%) RSA Archer
13 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 183 (73.49%) VMware
2 145 (58.23%) Microsoft
3 108 (43.37%) Citrix
4 71 (28.51%) HP
5 65 (26.10%) NetApp
6 55 (22.09%) Cisco
7 52 (20.88%) EMC
8 51 (20.48%) Dell
9 48 (19.28%) Veeam
10 24 (9.64%) Fortinet
10 24 (9.64%) Kaseya
10 24 (9.64%) Kaspersky
10 24 (9.64%) WatchGuard
11 18 (7.23%) Sophos
12 17 (6.83%) Oracle
12 17 (6.83%) Progress
13 15 (6.02%) Symantec
14 12 (4.82%) Hitachi
14 12 (4.82%) IBM
15 11 (4.42%) Red Hat
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Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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