The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 21 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 1.79% 4.55% 6.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 33.33% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 37.50% 13.64% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 4
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

SAN
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

SAN Salary Trend in Torfaen

SAN
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran 0 1 £45,000 +42.85%
SAN
South Wales

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Xen

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware