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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 64 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 39 52 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.86% 3.95% 3.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.57% 22.22% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 38
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £31,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £44,150 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
337 234 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.69% 17.77% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 291 196 239
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
South Wales -16 38 £37,000 +5.71% 8
North Wales -5 1 £27,500 -15.38%
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 61 (78.21%) VMware
2 59 (75.64%) Windows
3 49 (62.82%) Active Directory
4 41 (52.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (51.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 37 (47.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (43.59%) MS Exchange
9 29 (37.18%) MS Excel
10 28 (35.90%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
12 25 (32.05%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (19.23%) Cisco
13 15 (19.23%) Hyper-V
14 14 (17.95%) ITIL
15 13 (16.67%) Linux
15 13 (16.67%) Firewall
16 10 (12.82%) IIS
16 10 (12.82%) HP
16 10 (12.82%) Lync
17 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
17 9 (11.54%) UNIX
17 9 (11.54%) MCSE
17 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
17 9 (11.54%) Advertising
18 8 (10.26%) Apache
18 8 (10.26%) Windows 7
18 8 (10.26%) NAS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 34 (43.59%) MS Exchange
2 28 (35.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (32.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (12.82%) IIS
5 10 (12.82%) Lync
6 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
7 8 (10.26%) Apache
8 4 (5.13%) Commerce Server
8 4 (5.13%) CMS
9 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 29 (37.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Office 365
2 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.56%) PaaS
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.67%) Firewall
2 8 (10.26%) NAS
3 7 (8.97%) DNS
3 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.13%) Internet
4 4 (5.13%) VPN
4 4 (5.13%) DHCP
5 3 (3.85%) BGP
5 3 (3.85%) LAN
5 3 (3.85%) VoIP
5 3 (3.85%) WAN
6 2 (2.56%) LDAP
6 2 (2.56%) MPLS
6 2 (2.56%) IPv4
6 2 (2.56%) IPv6
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.56%) VPLS
6 2 (2.56%) Network Security
7 1 (1.28%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) MySQL
3 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.56%) Big Data
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (11.54%) Advertising
2 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (65.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (29.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (8.97%) Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Project Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (2.56%) Server Support
8 2 (2.56%) Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
1 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.85%) LAMP
3 1 (1.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) CMDB
5 1 (1.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) Replication
5 1 (1.28%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 59 (75.64%) Windows
2 41 (52.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (51.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (47.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (16.67%) Linux
6 9 (11.54%) UNIX
7 8 (10.26%) Windows 7
8 7 (8.97%) Windows 8
9 4 (5.13%) Solaris
10 2 (2.56%) HPUX
10 2 (2.56%) Debian
10 2 (2.56%) CentOS
11 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) ITIL
2 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.13%) Project Management
4 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
4 4 (5.13%) Scrum
4 4 (5.13%) Load Balancing
5 3 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.56%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.56%) Low Latency
6 2 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile Marketing
6 2 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.56%) DevOps
6 2 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.28%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.28%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.28%) Ruby
2 1 (1.28%) Perl
2 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (11.54%) MCSE
2 6 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.41%) CCNP
4 4 (5.13%) MCP
4 4 (5.13%) SAP Certification
4 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.85%) Degree
5 3 (3.85%) CCNA
5 3 (3.85%) MCSA
6 2 (2.56%) RHCE
6 2 (2.56%) CCIE
6 2 (2.56%) MCITP
7 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.13%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (62.82%) Active Directory
2 40 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.97%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (7.69%) vSphere
6 3 (3.85%) XenApp
7 1 (1.28%) RHEV
7 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) SCCM
1 3 (3.85%) SCOM
1 3 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.56%) yum
3 1 (1.28%) SCSM
3 1 (1.28%) WSUS
3 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (78.21%) VMware
2 39 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (19.23%) Cisco
4 10 (12.82%) HP
5 7 (8.97%) Citrix
6 5 (6.41%) Veritas
6 5 (6.41%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.41%) SAP
7 4 (5.13%) NetApp
7 4 (5.13%) Symantec
7 4 (5.13%) Dell
8 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.85%) EMC
8 3 (3.85%) IBM
8 3 (3.85%) Oracle
9 1 (1.28%) Verint
9 1 (1.28%) Brocade
9 1 (1.28%) McAfee
9 1 (1.28%) Nokia
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