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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 2.61% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £59,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +6.25%
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
36 3 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 31.30% 6.98% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 40
Average salary £42,500 £24,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.46% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,000 £45,000
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
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram 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 4 March 2015. 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 - 3 £59,000 -
SAN
South Wales

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) Advertising
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) NAS
2 5 (71.43%) PaaS
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Marketing
3 4 (57.14%) Low Latency
3 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) EMC
3 4 (57.14%) IPv4
3 4 (57.14%) IPv6
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Data Mining
3 4 (57.14%) VPLS
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) NAS
3 4 (57.14%) IPv4
3 4 (57.14%) IPv6
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) VPLS
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) ADSL
5 2 (28.57%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 4 (57.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 5 (71.43%) Advertising
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Low Latency
2 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Network Management
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) NFS
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 1 (14.29%) Squid
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
3 1 (14.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Brocade
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat