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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 57 62 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 20 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.59% 2.81% 4.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 12.57% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 34
Average salary £28,358 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.10% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £40,000 £40,000
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
175 183 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.64% 22.37% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 154 167 178
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
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 21 November 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Southampton

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (76.67%) Windows
1 23 (76.67%) VMware
2 16 (53.33%) LAN
2 16 (53.33%) WAN
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (46.67%) Linux
5 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
5 13 (43.33%) MS Exchange
5 13 (43.33%) Hyper-V
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
7 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (33.33%) Firewall
8 10 (33.33%) Citrix
8 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (30.00%) ITIL
9 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
10 8 (26.67%) UNIX
10 8 (26.67%) SLA
10 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (26.67%) VLAN
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle
12 5 (16.67%) Solaris
12 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
12 5 (16.67%) Cisco
12 5 (16.67%) SUSE
12 5 (16.67%) Degree

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (43.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) LAN
1 16 (53.33%) WAN
2 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (26.67%) VLAN
5 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
5 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.67%) NAS
5 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) DB2
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Help Desk Support
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Linux Support
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix Support
3 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
3 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Administrator
4 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
4 1 (3.33%) Network Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Kindle
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Linux
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (26.67%) UNIX
7 5 (16.67%) Solaris
7 5 (16.67%) SUSE
7 5 (16.67%) Mac OS
8 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
9 2 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (10.00%) Service Continuity Management
3 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.00%) Kanban
3 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (10.00%) Scrum
3 3 (10.00%) Change Management
3 3 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.33%) Data Management
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Network Management
5 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) CCA
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
5 1 (3.33%) CCNP
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) SLA
2 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
1 13 (43.33%) Hyper-V
2 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) XenApp
3 2 (6.67%) XenServer
3 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (6.67%) vSphere
3 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
1 2 (6.67%) EdgeSight
2 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (33.33%) Citrix
4 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (6.67%) IBM
7 2 (6.67%) NetApp
7 2 (6.67%) EMC
7 2 (6.67%) AppSense
7 2 (6.67%) Brocade
8 1 (3.33%) Intel
8 1 (3.33%) HP
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum
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