The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 52 55 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Permanent jobs citing SAN 50 49 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.88% 3.55% 9.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.99% 19.44% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 48 48 97
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
SAN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
278 252 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.57% 18.23% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 248 230 266
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SAN
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SAN Salary Trend in Wales

SAN
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Wales

SAN
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Wales 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
South Wales +18 49 £37,500 +7.14% 14
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 65 (65.00%) VMware
2 62 (62.00%) Windows
3 44 (44.00%) Cisco
4 42 (42.00%) Linux
5 38 (38.00%) HP
6 35 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 34 (34.00%) NAS
8 33 (33.00%) Clustering
9 28 (28.00%) MS Exchange
9 28 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (27.00%) Firewall
11 26 (26.00%) TCP/IP
12 25 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 25 (25.00%) ITIL
13 23 (23.00%) Active Directory
14 22 (22.00%) SQL
15 21 (21.00%) IIS
16 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2012
18 18 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2007
19 17 (17.00%) IBM
20 16 (16.00%) DNS
21 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
21 15 (15.00%) NetBackup
21 15 (15.00%) Red Hat
21 15 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
23 13 (13.00%) Dell
23 13 (13.00%) Fibre Channel

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 28 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (21.00%) IIS
3 18 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (13.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (12.00%) Apache
6 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.00%) Lync
7 5 (5.00%) JBoss
8 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
8 3 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (2.00%) CMS
9 2 (2.00%) Commerce Server
10 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 25 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
3 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (34.00%) NAS
2 27 (27.00%) Firewall
3 26 (26.00%) TCP/IP
4 16 (16.00%) DNS
5 13 (13.00%) iSCSI
5 13 (13.00%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (12.00%) LAN
6 12 (12.00%) WAN
7 10 (10.00%) Internet
8 9 (9.00%) Wireless
9 8 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (7.00%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (7.00%) FCoE
11 6 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (6.00%) VPN
12 4 (4.00%) DHCP
12 4 (4.00%) LDAP
12 4 (4.00%) WLAN
13 2 (2.00%) VoIP
13 2 (2.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.00%) MySQL
3 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.00%) Big Data
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.00%) OLAP
5 1 (1.00%) OLTP
General
1 9 (9.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.00%) Advertising
3 1 (1.00%) Marketing
3 1 (1.00%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.00%) Law
3 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (17.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (13.00%) Architect
2 13 (13.00%) Support Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) Storage Architect
4 10 (10.00%) Analyst
5 9 (9.00%) Server Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Administrator
6 8 (8.00%) Server Support
7 6 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) AIX Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Linux Support
7 6 (6.00%) Linux Support Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Server Support Technician
8 5 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Server Technician
8 5 (5.00%) DBA
8 5 (5.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) CSS
2 2 (2.00%) LAMP
2 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (33.00%) Clustering
2 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.00%) HACMP
4 4 (4.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 62 (62.00%) Windows
2 42 (42.00%) Linux
3 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (12.00%) AIX
7 9 (9.00%) UNIX
8 6 (6.00%) CentOS
9 2 (2.00%) HPUX
9 2 (2.00%) Solaris
10 1 (1.00%) Debian
10 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.00%) ITIL
2 12 (12.00%) Load Balancing
3 9 (9.00%) Project Management
4 6 (6.00%) Change Management
4 6 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (6.00%) Resilience Testing
5 5 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.00%) Change Control
6 4 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (4.00%) Network Design
7 3 (3.00%) Software Deployment
7 3 (3.00%) Coaching
7 3 (3.00%) Time Management
7 3 (3.00%) Service Management
7 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.00%) Data Management
8 2 (2.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.00%) Line Management
9 1 (1.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.00%) Perl
3 6 (6.00%) Python
4 4 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.00%) C
6 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.00%) Ruby
7 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.00%) Degree
3 11 (11.00%) CCNA
3 11 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (9.00%) MCSE
6 8 (8.00%) RHCE
7 6 (6.00%) MCITP
7 6 (6.00%) IBM AIX Certification
8 5 (5.00%) CCNP
8 5 (5.00%) CCA
8 5 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (4.00%) MCP
9 4 (4.00%) SAP Certification
10 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (1.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (23.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.00%) PowerHA
6 4 (4.00%) ISA Server
6 4 (4.00%) NFS
7 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.00%) Squid
9 1 (1.00%) Xen
9 1 (1.00%) Samba
9 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (15.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.00%) SCOM
2 2 (2.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.00%) YUM
3 1 (1.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.00%) SCSM
3 1 (1.00%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.00%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (1.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 65 (65.00%) VMware
2 44 (44.00%) Cisco
3 38 (38.00%) HP
4 35 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (17.00%) IBM
6 15 (15.00%) Red Hat
7 13 (13.00%) Dell
8 11 (11.00%) 3PAR
9 9 (9.00%) NetApp
10 8 (8.00%) Veritas
11 6 (6.00%) Citrix
11 6 (6.00%) Oracle
12 5 (5.00%) SAP
13 3 (3.00%) EMC
13 3 (3.00%) Altiris
14 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
14 2 (2.00%) Symantec
14 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
15 1 (1.00%) Brocade
15 1 (1.00%) WatchGuard
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Robert Half
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £3000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago