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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 21 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 8.08% 4.62% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.59% 13.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.23% -4.70%
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
29 45 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 29.29% 34.62% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 2
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +7 8 £45,000 -11.33%
SAN
South Wales

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Apache
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (66.67%) NAS
3 8 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 8 (66.67%) IBM
3 8 (66.67%) EMC
3 8 (66.67%) NFS
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) Kerberos
4 7 (58.33%) Network Security
4 7 (58.33%) CentOS
4 7 (58.33%) Squid
4 7 (58.33%) OpenLDAP
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Marketing
5 6 (50.00%) PaaS
5 6 (50.00%) Low Latency
5 6 (50.00%) Advertising
5 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (41.67%) Data Mining
6 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
6 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
6 5 (41.67%) Firewall
6 5 (41.67%) High Availability
6 5 (41.67%) Big Data
6 5 (41.67%) Mobile Marketing
6 5 (41.67%) QA
7 4 (33.33%) Clustering

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) PaaS
2 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 8 (66.67%) NAS
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) Kerberos
2 7 (58.33%) Network Security
2 7 (58.33%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) HTTP
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) SSL
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
1 5 (41.67%) Data Mining
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (25.00%) Neo4j
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 6 (50.00%) Advertising
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (58.33%) CentOS
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) High Availability
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) NFS
2 7 (58.33%) Squid
3 2 (16.67%) iptables
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 8 (66.67%) EMC
2 8 (66.67%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) VMware