The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
UK / Wales
Rank 85 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 39 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.91% 3.13% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.92% 16.81% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 38 39
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
169 232 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.31% 18.59% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 132 204 223
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

SAN Salary Histogram in Wales

SAN
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -15 9 £45,000 +20.00% 2
West Wales - 1 £23,000 -
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for SAN.

1 27 (81.82%) VMware
2 23 (69.70%) Windows
3 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 16 (48.48%) Linux
5 15 (45.45%) Red Hat
6 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
7 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
8 12 (36.36%) NAS
9 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (33.33%) Cisco
10 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
10 10 (30.30%) Unix
10 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (30.30%) Office 365
11 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
11 9 (27.27%) vSphere
12 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (24.24%) High Availability
12 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (24.24%) Citrix
12 8 (24.24%) ITIL
12 8 (24.24%) MCSE
12 8 (24.24%) DNS
13 7 (21.21%) CCA
13 7 (21.21%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (21.21%) XenApp
13 7 (21.21%) PaaS
13 7 (21.21%) iSCSI
13 7 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (18.18%) Apache
3 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Office 365
2 7 (21.21%) PaaS
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) NAS
2 8 (24.24%) DNS
3 7 (21.21%) iSCSI
4 6 (18.18%) Firewall
4 6 (18.18%) Kerberos
4 6 (18.18%) Network Security
4 6 (18.18%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (18.18%) VPN
5 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (12.12%) VoIP
7 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.06%) DHCP
8 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
8 2 (6.06%) LAN
8 2 (6.06%) PABX
8 2 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (3.03%) VLAN
9 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Big Data
1 6 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Ant
General
1 6 (18.18%) Advertising
1 6 (18.18%) Marketing
1 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Administrator
2 11 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (21.21%) Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) IT Manager
6 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) IT Strategy Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Strategy Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Linux
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
5 10 (30.30%) Unix
6 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (18.18%) CentOS
7 6 (18.18%) Solaris
7 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
8 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
9 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
10 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) High Availability
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 6 (18.18%) Low Latency
2 6 (18.18%) Mobile Marketing
3 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.12%) Coaching
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Management
4 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) People Management
5 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.06%) ERP
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
7 1 (3.03%) Change Control
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.03%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) VBA
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (24.24%) MCSE
3 7 (21.21%) CCA
3 7 (21.21%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
3 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 9 (27.27%) vSphere
4 7 (21.21%) XenApp
5 6 (18.18%) NFS
5 6 (18.18%) Squid
6 1 (3.03%) vCloud
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
2 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) VMware
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 11 (33.33%) Cisco
5 8 (24.24%) Citrix
6 6 (18.18%) EMC
6 6 (18.18%) IBM
7 5 (15.15%) Avaya
8 2 (6.06%) HP
9 1 (3.03%) Dell
9 1 (3.03%) Mitel
9 1 (3.03%) NetApp
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle
9 1 (3.03%) Remedy
9 1 (3.03%) Symantec
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