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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 139 146 118
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Permanent jobs citing SAN 119 101 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.10% 1.69% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.26% 8.98% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 110 85 121
Median salary £34,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
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
1057 1125 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.66% 18.82% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 886 992 874
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 28 September 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 September 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 +15 34 £31,250 -10.71% 2
Bristol +20 30 £33,000 -26.66% 5
Somerset -3 19 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Gloucestershire -6 18 £44,000 +6.02% 2
Wiltshire +1 11 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Cornwall - 4 £27,500 -
Devon +8 3 £21,264 -45.82%
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 176 (78.22%) Windows
2 140 (62.22%) VMware
3 119 (52.89%) Active Directory
4 116 (51.56%) Microsoft
5 112 (49.78%) Windows Server
6 100 (44.44%) Linux
7 88 (39.11%) Cisco
8 84 (37.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 81 (36.00%) MS Exchange
10 79 (35.11%) HP
11 76 (33.78%) Citrix
12 73 (32.44%) SQL Server
12 73 (32.44%) ITIL
13 71 (31.56%) Firewall
14 70 (31.11%) MS Excel
14 70 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
15 62 (27.56%) DNS
16 61 (27.11%) Windows Server 2008
17 57 (25.33%) Office 365
18 55 (24.44%) DHCP
19 50 (22.22%) EMC
20 48 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2010
21 47 (20.89%) NAS
22 46 (20.44%) VPN
23 44 (19.56%) Data Centre
24 43 (19.11%) Exchange Server 2013
25 40 (17.78%) Hyper-V
25 40 (17.78%) SQL
26 37 (16.44%) TCP/IP
26 37 (16.44%) WAN

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 81 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 48 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (19.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (12.89%) IIS
5 26 (11.56%) Apache
6 14 (6.22%) JBoss
6 14 (6.22%) SharePoint
6 14 (6.22%) Tomcat
7 12 (5.33%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (3.56%) Skype for Business
9 6 (2.67%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.44%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 70 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.89%) MS Office
3 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.44%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 57 (25.33%) Office 365
2 20 (8.89%) IaaS
3 19 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (8.44%) PaaS
4 17 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (5.78%) SaaS
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 71 (31.56%) Firewall
2 62 (27.56%) DNS
3 55 (24.44%) DHCP
4 47 (20.89%) NAS
5 46 (20.44%) VPN
6 37 (16.44%) TCP/IP
6 37 (16.44%) WAN
7 35 (15.56%) VLAN
8 30 (13.33%) LAN
9 20 (8.89%) Network Security
10 18 (8.00%) HTTP
11 15 (6.67%) ICMP
11 15 (6.67%) SMTP
11 15 (6.67%) Telnet
12 12 (5.33%) VoIP
13 11 (4.89%) NetScaler
13 11 (4.89%) Wireless
14 9 (4.00%) Intranet
14 9 (4.00%) NetScreen
15 7 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (32.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (7.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (5.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.22%) MySQL
8 5 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.89%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (0.89%) Big Data
9 2 (0.89%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.44%) OLTP
10 1 (0.44%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.89%) 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 17 (7.56%) Finance
2 12 (5.33%) Banking
3 6 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.22%) Law
5 4 (1.78%) Back Office
5 4 (1.78%) Legal
6 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.89%) Publishing
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (22.67%) Support Engineer
2 39 (17.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 37 (16.44%) 3rd Line Support
4 31 (13.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 29 (12.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 26 (11.56%) Administrator
7 20 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
8 18 (8.00%) Architect
8 18 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
9 17 (7.56%) Analyst
9 17 (7.56%) Network Engineer
10 15 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
11 14 (6.22%) Infrastructure Manager
11 14 (6.22%) Senior Network Engineer
11 14 (6.22%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (5.78%) Windows Engineer
13 12 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 12 (5.33%) IT Support
13 12 (5.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.33%) Middleware
2 4 (1.78%) HTML
3 2 (0.89%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.89%) ELK Stack
3 2 (0.89%) Kafka
4 1 (0.44%) COM
4 1 (0.44%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.56%) Data Centre
2 27 (12.00%) Driving Licence
3 18 (8.00%) Clustering
3 18 (8.00%) Replication
4 14 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.22%) Statistics
4 14 (6.22%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (5.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (5.33%) Public Cloud
6 11 (4.89%) Management Information System
7 10 (4.44%) EMC VNX
8 7 (3.11%) NHS
9 5 (2.22%) Blackberry
9 5 (2.22%) EPoS
10 4 (1.78%) iPad
10 4 (1.78%) iPhone
11 3 (1.33%) Celerra
11 3 (1.33%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.33%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 176 (78.22%) Windows
2 112 (49.78%) Windows Server
3 100 (44.44%) Linux
4 84 (37.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (27.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 23 (10.22%) Solaris
8 21 (9.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (4.89%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (4.89%) Windows 10
10 9 (4.00%) Unix
11 7 (3.11%) OpenVMS
12 6 (2.67%) VMS
12 6 (2.67%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.67%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.22%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.78%) AIX
14 4 (1.78%) CentOS
15 3 (1.33%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (32.44%) ITIL
2 25 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 24 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (8.44%) Business Continuity
5 17 (7.56%) PRINCE2
6 16 (7.11%) Data Security
6 16 (7.11%) Mentoring
7 15 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (6.67%) Change Control
7 15 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 15 (6.67%) DevOps
7 15 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 14 (6.22%) Change Management
8 14 (6.22%) Line Management
8 14 (6.22%) Project Management
9 13 (5.78%) ERP
10 12 (5.33%) Identity Management
10 12 (5.33%) Mobile Device Management
10 12 (5.33%) TOGAF
10 12 (5.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.78%) SQL
2 13 (5.78%) Java
3 12 (5.33%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.33%) VB
5 3 (1.33%) VBScript
6 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (11.56%) CCNA
2 26 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (9.78%) MCSE
4 21 (9.33%) SC Cleared
4 21 (9.33%) Security Cleared
5 17 (7.56%) Degree
6 12 (5.33%) EMC Certification
7 11 (4.89%) RHCE
7 11 (4.89%) RHCSA
8 8 (3.56%) MCSA
8 8 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (2.22%) DBS Check
9 5 (2.22%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.33%) CCA
10 3 (1.33%) CCNP
10 3 (1.33%) MCITP
10 3 (1.33%) MCP
11 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.78%) SLA
2 4 (1.78%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 119 (52.89%) Active Directory
2 70 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (17.78%) Hyper-V
4 34 (15.11%) XenApp
5 28 (12.44%) XenDesktop
6 19 (8.44%) vSphere
7 16 (7.11%) Terminal Services
8 13 (5.78%) Firmware
9 9 (4.00%) VMware ESX
10 6 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.78%) vCloud
11 4 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (1.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (1.33%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.33%) NFS
12 3 (1.33%) XenServer
13 2 (0.89%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.89%) KVM
13 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (12.44%) NetBackup
2 18 (8.00%) AirWatch
3 17 (7.56%) SCOM
4 14 (6.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 13 (5.78%) SCCM
5 13 (5.78%) Tivoli
6 12 (5.33%) Backup Exec
7 11 (4.89%) WSUS
8 8 (3.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 7 (3.11%) Foglight
10 5 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (1.78%) WhatsUp Gold
11 4 (1.78%) Zenoss
12 3 (1.33%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (1.33%) SnapMirror
12 3 (1.33%) SnapVault
13 2 (0.89%) FortiGate
13 2 (0.89%) Kibana
13 2 (0.89%) logstash
Vendors
1 140 (62.22%) VMware
2 116 (51.56%) Microsoft
3 88 (39.11%) Cisco
4 79 (35.11%) HP
5 76 (33.78%) Citrix
6 50 (22.22%) EMC
7 36 (16.00%) IBM
7 36 (16.00%) NetApp
8 28 (12.44%) Oracle
9 25 (11.11%) Veeam
10 24 (10.67%) CheckPoint
10 24 (10.67%) Symantec
11 21 (9.33%) Dell
12 19 (8.44%) Brocade
13 15 (6.67%) CommVault
13 15 (6.67%) Hitachi
13 15 (6.67%) Red Hat
14 14 (6.22%) Extreme Networks
15 13 (5.78%) Juniper
15 13 (5.78%) Sun
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chilcompton, Somerset
myBench Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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