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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 54 54 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -30
Permanent jobs citing SAN 49 51 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.84% 3.75% 9.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.56% 19.77% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 103
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 £28,500 £28,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £70,000
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
279 258 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.88% 18.96% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 251 236 276
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 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 21 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 21 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 +14 48 £36,750 +5.00% 13
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 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 66 (66.00%) VMware
2 63 (63.00%) Windows
3 45 (45.00%) Cisco
4 42 (42.00%) Linux
5 39 (39.00%) HP
6 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
6 34 (34.00%) NAS
7 31 (31.00%) Clustering
8 29 (29.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (28.00%) MS Exchange
10 27 (27.00%) Firewall
11 26 (26.00%) TCP/IP
12 25 (25.00%) ITIL
13 24 (24.00%) Active Directory
14 23 (23.00%) MS Excel
15 21 (21.00%) IIS
16 20 (20.00%) SQL
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
18 18 (18.00%) IBM
19 16 (16.00%) DNS
19 16 (16.00%) NetBackup
20 15 (15.00%) Red Hat
20 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
20 15 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 14 (14.00%) Fibre Channel
21 14 (14.00%) Dell
22 13 (13.00%) iSCSI

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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%) JBoss
7 5 (5.00%) Lync
8 3 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
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 23 (23.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
3 1 (1.00%) PaaS
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (34.00%) NAS
2 27 (27.00%) Firewall
3 26 (26.00%) TCP/IP
4 16 (16.00%) DNS
5 14 (14.00%) Fibre Channel
6 13 (13.00%) iSCSI
7 12 (12.00%) LAN
7 12 (12.00%) WAN
8 10 (10.00%) Internet
9 9 (9.00%) Wireless
10 8 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (7.00%) FCoE
11 7 (7.00%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (6.00%) VPN
13 4 (4.00%) LDAP
13 4 (4.00%) WLAN
13 4 (4.00%) DHCP
14 2 (2.00%) VLAN
14 2 (2.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.00%) MySQL
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.00%) OLTP
5 1 (1.00%) OLAP
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.00%) Big Data
General
1 9 (9.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (1.00%) Law
4 1 (1.00%) Advertising
4 1 (1.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.00%) Welsh Language
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%) Server Support
7 7 (7.00%) Administrator
8 6 (6.00%) AIX Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Linux Support Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Linux Support
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.00%) Support Technician
9 5 (5.00%) Server Support Technician
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) CSS
2 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.00%) LAMP
3 1 (1.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.00%) Clustering
2 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.00%) HACMP
4 2 (2.00%) Replication
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 63 (63.00%) 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%) Resilience Testing
5 5 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.00%) Change Control
6 4 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (4.00%) Network Design
7 3 (3.00%) Service Management
7 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.00%) Time Management
7 3 (3.00%) Software Deployment
7 3 (3.00%) Coaching
8 2 (2.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.00%) Line Management
8 2 (2.00%) Data Management
9 1 (1.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.00%) Perl
3 6 (6.00%) Python
4 3 (3.00%) C
5 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.00%) PHP
6 1 (1.00%) Ruby
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%) CCA
8 5 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (5.00%) CCNP
9 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (4.00%) MCP
9 4 (4.00%) SAP Certification
10 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (29.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (13.00%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.00%) PowerHA
6 4 (4.00%) NFS
6 4 (4.00%) ISA Server
7 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.00%) Samba
9 1 (1.00%) Squid
9 1 (1.00%) Xen
9 1 (1.00%) vSphere
9 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (16.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.00%) SCOM
2 2 (2.00%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.00%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.00%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (1.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.00%) YUM
3 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.00%) SCSM
3 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (66.00%) VMware
2 45 (45.00%) Cisco
3 39 (39.00%) HP
4 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (18.00%) IBM
6 15 (15.00%) Red Hat
7 14 (14.00%) Dell
8 11 (11.00%) 3PAR
9 10 (10.00%) NetApp
10 8 (8.00%) Veritas
11 6 (6.00%) Oracle
11 6 (6.00%) Citrix
12 5 (5.00%) SAP
13 4 (4.00%) EMC
14 3 (3.00%) Altiris
15 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
15 2 (2.00%) Brocade
15 2 (2.00%) Symantec
15 2 (2.00%) BMC
15 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £21000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £3000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago