The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 53 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 18 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.73% 4.36% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.95% 30.68% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 4
Average salary £33,000 £41,500 £36,736
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.48% +12.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £35,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,193 £47,500 £41,292
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
129 88 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.55% 14.22% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 101 73 65
Average salary £47,500 £36,500 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.13% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SAN
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

SAN Salary Trend in Swindon

SAN
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (36.00%) Firewall
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco
8 7 (28.00%) Dell
8 7 (28.00%) Clustering
8 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
9 5 (20.00%) Backup Exec
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 5 (20.00%) EqualLogic
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (16.00%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (16.00%) iSCSI
10 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (16.00%) SCCM
10 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (16.00%) DHCP
10 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
10 4 (16.00%) DNS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) IaaS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (16.00%) DHCP
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 3 (12.00%) LAN
3 3 (12.00%) Network Security
4 2 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (8.00%) VoIP
4 2 (8.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
1 2 (8.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) Network Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Clustering
2 5 (20.00%) EqualLogic
3 4 (16.00%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (8.00%) Replication
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) PMI
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
1 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (8.00%) MOF
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) ETL
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (4.00%) Line Management
3 1 (4.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCP
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (16.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (8.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (8.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (8.00%) SCSM
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Intune
3 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco
4 7 (28.00%) Dell
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
6 3 (12.00%) Symantec
6 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 2 (8.00%) IBM
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) HP
8 1 (4.00%) Meraki
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