The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 69 68 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing SAN 14 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.64% 2.28% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.82% 12.43% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 27
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
179 169 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.98% 18.37% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 136 143 201
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SAN
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Southampton region.

SAN Salary Trend in Southampton

SAN
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Southampton

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN.

1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) VMware
3 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
4 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
5 17 (51.52%) Firewall
5 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 14 (42.42%) SLA
8 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
8 13 (39.39%) Hyper-V
9 12 (36.36%) LAN
9 12 (36.36%) WAN
9 12 (36.36%) ITIL
9 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (33.33%) Citrix
10 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
12 9 (27.27%) SQL
12 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (24.24%) VLAN
13 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
14 7 (21.21%) Linux
14 7 (21.21%) Cisco
14 7 (21.21%) Degree
14 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
15 6 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
16 5 (15.15%) SUSE
16 5 (15.15%) Red Hat

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
2 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) Firewall
2 12 (36.36%) LAN
2 12 (36.36%) WAN
3 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
4 8 (24.24%) VLAN
5 3 (9.09%) DHCP
5 3 (9.09%) DNS
5 3 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
5 3 (9.09%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Help Desk Support
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Data Centre Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Linux Support
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix Support
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.03%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (21.21%) Linux
5 5 (15.15%) SUSE
5 5 (15.15%) Mac OS
6 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.09%) Scrum
3 3 (9.09%) DevOps
3 3 (9.09%) Kanban
4 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.06%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.12%) CCNA
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.09%) CCA
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCSA
5 1 (3.03%) CCNP
5 1 (3.03%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (42.42%) SLA
2 4 (12.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) Hyper-V
3 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 3 (9.09%) XenApp
4 3 (9.09%) XenServer
4 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 3 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) EdgeSight
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
1 3 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) VMware
2 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) Citrix
4 7 (21.21%) Cisco
5 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.09%) AppSense
7 2 (6.06%) EMC
8 1 (3.03%) HP
8 1 (3.03%) Intel
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago