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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 123 144 113
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Permanent jobs citing SAN 117 103 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.27% 1.80% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.91% 9.57% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 107 96 143
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
906 1076 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.55% 18.83% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 742 947 921
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Dorset +36 31 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Bristol +25 30 £34,414 -12.87% 4
Somerset +14 20 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Gloucestershire -1 15 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Wiltshire +6 12 £33,750 -27.02% 1
Devon -13 8 £28,375 -2.15%
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 167 (73.89%) Windows
2 150 (66.37%) VMware
3 133 (58.85%) Windows Server
4 129 (57.08%) Active Directory
5 125 (55.31%) Microsoft
6 98 (43.36%) Linux
7 89 (39.38%) MS Excel
8 87 (38.50%) Citrix
9 85 (37.61%) MS Exchange
10 84 (37.17%) Cisco
11 81 (35.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 78 (34.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 67 (29.65%) HP
13 67 (29.65%) ITIL
14 63 (27.88%) SQL Server
15 62 (27.43%) Firewall
16 57 (25.22%) DNS
16 57 (25.22%) Office 365
16 57 (25.22%) Data Centre
17 55 (24.34%) VPN
18 52 (23.01%) DHCP
18 52 (23.01%) Exchange Server 2010
19 50 (22.12%) NAS
20 47 (20.80%) Windows Server 2008
20 47 (20.80%) Exchange Server 2013
21 45 (19.91%) Hyper-V
22 44 (19.47%) XenApp
23 43 (19.03%) EMC
23 43 (19.03%) Driving Licence
24 40 (17.70%) Solaris

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 85 (37.61%) MS Exchange
2 52 (23.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (20.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (15.49%) IIS
5 29 (12.83%) Apache
6 14 (6.19%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (6.19%) JBoss
6 14 (6.19%) Tomcat
7 8 (3.54%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.77%) IBM Domino
8 4 (1.77%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.44%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.44%) Moodle
10 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 89 (39.38%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.75%) MS Office
3 6 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (25.22%) Office 365
2 29 (12.83%) IaaS
2 29 (12.83%) PaaS
3 18 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (6.64%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (6.19%) SaaS
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (27.43%) Firewall
2 57 (25.22%) DNS
3 55 (24.34%) VPN
4 52 (23.01%) DHCP
5 50 (22.12%) NAS
6 32 (14.16%) VLAN
7 31 (13.72%) TCP/IP
8 30 (13.27%) WAN
9 29 (12.83%) LAN
10 19 (8.41%) Network Security
11 18 (7.96%) HTTP
11 18 (7.96%) NetScaler
11 18 (7.96%) SMTP
11 18 (7.96%) Wireless
12 15 (6.64%) ICMP
12 15 (6.64%) Telnet
13 9 (3.98%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (3.98%) VoIP
14 7 (3.10%) SSL
15 6 (2.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (27.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
2 18 (7.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (3.98%) MySQL
4 7 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.21%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.33%) CouchDB
6 3 (1.33%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.33%) HBase
6 3 (1.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.88%) Subversion
3 1 (0.44%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.44%) GitLab
3 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.44%) JIRA
3 1 (0.44%) Maven
General
1 19 (8.41%) Finance
2 14 (6.19%) Banking
3 8 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.21%) Law
5 4 (1.77%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (25.66%) Support Engineer
2 50 (22.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 44 (19.47%) 3rd Line Support
4 40 (17.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 24 (10.62%) Windows Engineer
6 23 (10.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (8.85%) Network Engineer
8 19 (8.41%) Administrator
9 17 (7.52%) Active Directory Engineer
9 17 (7.52%) Senior Network Engineer
9 17 (7.52%) Server Engineer
10 16 (7.08%) Architect
10 16 (7.08%) Infrastructure Architect
10 16 (7.08%) Windows Server Engineer
11 15 (6.64%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (6.64%) Analyst
11 15 (6.64%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (6.19%) Cloud Architect
12 14 (6.19%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
12 14 (6.19%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.19%) Middleware
2 3 (1.33%) MAPI
3 2 (0.88%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.88%) HTML
4 1 (0.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (25.22%) Data Centre
2 43 (19.03%) Driving Licence
3 26 (11.50%) Clustering
4 24 (10.62%) Replication
5 17 (7.52%) Video Conferencing
6 15 (6.64%) Management Information System
7 14 (6.19%) Hybrid Cloud
7 14 (6.19%) Public Cloud
8 12 (5.31%) Statistics
9 10 (4.42%) EMC VNX
10 9 (3.98%) NHS
11 5 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (2.21%) iPad
12 3 (1.33%) Celerra
12 3 (1.33%) CLARiiON
12 3 (1.33%) Cybercrime
12 3 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (1.33%) EPoS
12 3 (1.33%) Wiki
13 2 (0.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 167 (73.89%) Windows
2 133 (58.85%) Windows Server
3 98 (43.36%) Linux
4 81 (35.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (20.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (17.70%) Solaris
7 19 (8.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (7.96%) Unix
9 16 (7.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (6.64%) OpenVMS
11 12 (5.31%) Windows 7
12 9 (3.98%) Mac OS X
13 7 (3.10%) VMS
14 6 (2.65%) Windows XP
15 4 (1.77%) Debian
15 4 (1.77%) Ubuntu
16 3 (1.33%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (1.33%) Windows 10
17 2 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (29.65%) ITIL
2 32 (14.16%) ITIL V3
3 31 (13.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 28 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (11.95%) PRINCE2
6 24 (10.62%) Project Management
7 23 (10.18%) Data Protection
8 19 (8.41%) Change Control
8 19 (8.41%) DevOps
8 19 (8.41%) Patch Management
9 18 (7.96%) Incident Management
9 18 (7.96%) PRINCE
10 16 (7.08%) Line Management
11 15 (6.64%) Business Continuity
11 15 (6.64%) Data Security
11 15 (6.64%) Information Security
11 15 (6.64%) Information Security Management
11 15 (6.64%) ISMS
11 15 (6.64%) Security Management
12 14 (6.19%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.95%) SQL
2 9 (3.98%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.21%) Java
3 5 (2.21%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.33%) C
4 3 (1.33%) C++
4 3 (1.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.33%) Perl
4 3 (1.33%) PHP
4 3 (1.33%) Python
4 3 (1.33%) VB
4 3 (1.33%) VBScript
5 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (11.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (10.62%) CCNA
2 24 (10.62%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (9.73%) Degree
4 19 (8.41%) MCSE
5 14 (6.19%) EMC Certification
6 10 (4.42%) MCSA
7 9 (3.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (3.10%) MCP
8 7 (3.10%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.65%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.21%) DBS Check
11 4 (1.77%) CCA
11 4 (1.77%) CCEA
11 4 (1.77%) CCNP
11 4 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.33%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.88%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.19%) SLA
2 4 (1.77%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 129 (57.08%) Active Directory
2 78 (34.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (19.91%) Hyper-V
4 44 (19.47%) XenApp
5 39 (17.26%) XenDesktop
6 22 (9.73%) Terminal Services
7 19 (8.41%) Firmware
8 9 (3.98%) vSphere
9 8 (3.54%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (1.33%) NFS
10 3 (1.33%) Samba
10 3 (1.33%) XenServer
11 2 (0.88%) KVM
11 2 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.44%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.44%) RHEV
12 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (14.16%) NetBackup
2 17 (7.52%) AirWatch
2 17 (7.52%) WSUS
3 12 (5.31%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (5.31%) Tivoli
4 10 (4.42%) SCCM
5 9 (3.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 8 (3.54%) SCOM
7 5 (2.21%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.77%) WhatsUp Gold
8 4 (1.77%) Zenoss
9 3 (1.33%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (1.33%) Nagios
9 3 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.33%) Puppet
9 3 (1.33%) SnapMirror
9 3 (1.33%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 150 (66.37%) VMware
2 125 (55.31%) Microsoft
3 87 (38.50%) Citrix
4 84 (37.17%) Cisco
5 67 (29.65%) HP
6 43 (19.03%) EMC
7 32 (14.16%) NetApp
8 31 (13.72%) IBM
9 22 (9.73%) CheckPoint
9 22 (9.73%) Oracle
10 21 (9.29%) Veeam
11 20 (8.85%) CommVault
12 19 (8.41%) Brocade
13 18 (7.96%) Intel
13 18 (7.96%) ProCurve
13 18 (7.96%) Sun
14 16 (7.08%) Symantec
15 14 (6.19%) Extreme Networks
15 14 (6.19%) Software AG
16 13 (5.75%) Barracuda Networks
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