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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 142 143 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -38
Permanent jobs citing SAN 103 110 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.85% 1.86% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.64% 9.65% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 90 84 133
Median salary £33,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £30,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
1069 1140 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.24% 19.23% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 877 990 878
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,410 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Bristol +21 26 £33,000 -26.66% 4
Dorset -2 26 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Somerset -5 17 £27,500 -29.03% 2
Gloucestershire -7 17 £41,000 -0.60% 2
Wiltshire +7 8 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Devon +2 5 £21,264 -29.12%
Cornwall - 4 £27,500 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 180 (80.72%) Windows
2 140 (62.78%) VMware
3 121 (54.26%) Active Directory
4 116 (52.02%) Microsoft
5 107 (47.98%) Windows Server
6 93 (41.70%) Linux
7 86 (38.57%) MS Exchange
8 85 (38.12%) HP
8 85 (38.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 82 (36.77%) Cisco
10 78 (34.98%) ITIL
10 78 (34.98%) Firewall
11 76 (34.08%) Citrix
12 73 (32.74%) SQL Server
13 70 (31.39%) MS Excel
13 70 (31.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 67 (30.04%) VMware Infrastructure
15 64 (28.70%) DNS
16 60 (26.91%) EMC
17 55 (24.66%) DHCP
18 51 (22.87%) Office 365
18 51 (22.87%) Exchange Server 2010
19 45 (20.18%) SQL
20 44 (19.73%) WAN
20 44 (19.73%) NetApp
21 42 (18.83%) Exchange Server 2013
22 41 (18.39%) Hyper-V
22 41 (18.39%) NAS
22 41 (18.39%) VPN
23 40 (17.94%) 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 86 (38.57%) MS Exchange
2 51 (22.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (18.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (13.00%) IIS
5 24 (10.76%) Apache
6 22 (9.87%) SharePoint
7 16 (7.17%) JBoss
7 16 (7.17%) Tomcat
8 10 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (3.59%) Skype for Business
10 6 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (2.69%) IBM Domino
11 3 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 70 (31.39%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.62%) MS Office
3 7 (3.14%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.48%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.45%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.45%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 51 (22.87%) Office 365
2 21 (9.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (5.83%) IaaS
5 12 (5.38%) PaaS
6 11 (4.93%) SaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 78 (34.98%) Firewall
2 64 (28.70%) DNS
3 55 (24.66%) DHCP
4 44 (19.73%) WAN
5 41 (18.39%) NAS
5 41 (18.39%) VPN
6 39 (17.49%) VLAN
7 35 (15.70%) TCP/IP
8 31 (13.90%) LAN
9 20 (8.97%) Network Security
10 13 (5.83%) HTTP
10 13 (5.83%) VoIP
11 12 (5.38%) ICMP
11 12 (5.38%) SMTP
11 12 (5.38%) Telnet
12 10 (4.48%) Intranet
12 10 (4.48%) Wireless
13 9 (4.04%) NetScreen
14 7 (3.14%) Internet
15 6 (2.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (32.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (6.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.14%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.69%) Apache Accumulo
6 6 (2.69%) Big Data
6 6 (2.69%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.79%) MySQL
9 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.45%) OLTP
10 1 (0.45%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (5.38%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.93%) Subversion
3 3 (1.35%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.35%) Selenium
4 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.90%) Maven
5 1 (0.45%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.45%) GitLab
5 1 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 21 (9.42%) Finance
2 10 (4.48%) Banking
3 9 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.79%) Back Office
4 4 (1.79%) Law
4 4 (1.79%) Legal
4 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.79%) Publishing
5 3 (1.35%) Advertising
6 2 (0.90%) Electronics
6 2 (0.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (21.52%) Support Engineer
2 37 (16.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 35 (15.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 29 (13.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 28 (12.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 28 (12.56%) Systems Engineer
6 27 (12.11%) Administrator
7 17 (7.62%) Analyst
7 17 (7.62%) Architect
8 16 (7.17%) Infrastructure Architect
9 15 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support
9 15 (6.73%) Active Directory Engineer
9 15 (6.73%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (6.28%) Network Engineer
11 12 (5.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 12 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (5.38%) IT Support
11 12 (5.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 11 (4.93%) DBA
12 11 (4.93%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.48%) Middleware
2 6 (2.69%) ELK Stack
2 6 (2.69%) Kafka
3 4 (1.79%) HTML
4 2 (0.90%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.90%) COM
5 1 (0.45%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.45%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.94%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.07%) Driving Licence
3 15 (6.73%) Clustering
4 14 (6.28%) EqualLogic
4 14 (6.28%) Replication
4 14 (6.28%) Statistics
5 11 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.93%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (4.48%) EPoS
6 10 (4.48%) Hybrid Cloud
6 10 (4.48%) Public Cloud
7 7 (3.14%) Blackberry
7 7 (3.14%) EMC VNX
7 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.69%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (2.69%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.79%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.79%) iPad
9 4 (1.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 180 (80.72%) Windows
2 107 (47.98%) Windows Server
3 93 (41.70%) Linux
4 85 (38.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (31.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (13.90%) Windows 7
7 28 (12.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (8.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (4.93%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (4.93%) Windows 10
10 10 (4.48%) Solaris
11 8 (3.59%) CentOS
12 6 (2.69%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.69%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.24%) Unix
13 5 (2.24%) VMS
14 4 (1.79%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.35%) AIX
16 2 (0.90%) HPUX
16 2 (0.90%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (34.98%) ITIL
2 21 (9.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (8.52%) Business Continuity
4 18 (8.07%) ERP
4 18 (8.07%) Mentoring
5 17 (7.62%) ITIL V3
6 15 (6.73%) Change Management
6 15 (6.73%) Data Security
6 15 (6.73%) DevOps
6 15 (6.73%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (6.28%) Time Management
8 13 (5.83%) Change Control
8 13 (5.83%) Data Protection
8 13 (5.83%) Load Balancing
8 13 (5.83%) Virtual Environments
9 12 (5.38%) Database Tuning
9 12 (5.38%) Line Management
9 12 (5.38%) Migration
10 11 (4.93%) Identity Management
10 11 (4.93%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 45 (20.18%) SQL
2 17 (7.62%) Java
3 13 (5.83%) PowerShell
4 8 (3.59%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.14%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.24%) VBScript
7 3 (1.35%) Perl
7 3 (1.35%) Python
7 3 (1.35%) VB
8 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (14.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (12.11%) MCSE
3 23 (10.31%) CCNA
3 23 (10.31%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (9.87%) SC Cleared
4 22 (9.87%) Security Cleared
5 14 (6.28%) Degree
6 11 (4.93%) RHCE
6 11 (4.93%) RHCSA
7 10 (4.48%) EMC Certification
7 10 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (3.59%) MCSA
9 7 (3.14%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (2.24%) DBS Check
10 5 (2.24%) MCITP
11 4 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.35%) CCA
12 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.42%) SLA
2 3 (1.35%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 121 (54.26%) Active Directory
2 67 (30.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (18.39%) Hyper-V
4 35 (15.70%) XenApp
5 26 (11.66%) vSphere
6 24 (10.76%) XenDesktop
7 13 (5.83%) Firmware
8 11 (4.93%) Terminal Services
9 10 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (3.59%) VMware ESX
11 7 (3.14%) vCloud
12 6 (2.69%) Apache Flume
12 6 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (1.79%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.90%) XenServer
15 1 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 28 (12.56%) SCOM
2 24 (10.76%) NetBackup
3 17 (7.62%) AirWatch
4 16 (7.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (7.17%) SCCM
5 13 (5.83%) Backup Exec
5 13 (5.83%) Tivoli
6 12 (5.38%) Foglight
6 12 (5.38%) WSUS
7 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (2.69%) FortiGate
8 6 (2.69%) Kibana
8 6 (2.69%) logstash
9 4 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (1.35%) WhatsUp Gold
10 3 (1.35%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.90%) MOM
11 2 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 140 (62.78%) VMware
2 116 (52.02%) Microsoft
3 85 (38.12%) HP
4 82 (36.77%) Cisco
5 76 (34.08%) Citrix
6 60 (26.91%) EMC
7 44 (19.73%) NetApp
8 37 (16.59%) IBM
9 33 (14.80%) Dell
10 31 (13.90%) Veeam
11 27 (12.11%) Oracle
12 25 (11.21%) Symantec
13 19 (8.52%) Hitachi
13 19 (8.52%) Red Hat
14 18 (8.07%) CheckPoint
15 16 (7.17%) Brocade
16 13 (5.83%) Juniper
17 12 (5.38%) Fortinet
17 12 (5.38%) Kaseya
17 12 (5.38%) WatchGuard
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £33000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + BPB
Posted: 24 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Farrow & Ball
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 27 days ago