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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 65 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAN 34 41 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.54% 2.95% 3.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.81% 16.87% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 41
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,900 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
SAN
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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
288 243 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.56% 17.48% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 221 217 248
Median salary £36,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 32 £40,000 +12.67% 1
Mid Wales - 2 - -
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SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 64 (85.33%) Windows
2 50 (66.67%) VMware
3 47 (62.67%) Windows Server
4 34 (45.33%) Cisco
5 29 (38.67%) Microsoft
6 28 (37.33%) Active Directory
7 26 (34.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (30.67%) NAS
9 22 (29.33%) Unix
9 22 (29.33%) MS Excel
10 21 (28.00%) HP
11 20 (26.67%) Linux
11 20 (26.67%) ITIL
12 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (24.00%) vSphere
13 17 (22.67%) Hyper-V
13 17 (22.67%) MCSE
14 16 (21.33%) Citrix
15 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (17.33%) Avaya
16 13 (17.33%) Apache
17 12 (16.00%) IIS
17 12 (16.00%) DNS
17 12 (16.00%) Symantec
17 12 (16.00%) Office 365
17 12 (16.00%) XenDesktop
18 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
18 11 (14.67%) Firewall
18 11 (14.67%) Finance
18 11 (14.67%) 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 13 (17.33%) Apache
2 12 (16.00%) IIS
3 8 (10.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.00%) CMS
6 3 (4.00%) Commerce Server
7 2 (2.67%) JBoss
8 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.33%) FileNet
8 1 (1.33%) SAS
8 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (29.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Office 365
2 4 (5.33%) PaaS
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.67%) NAS
2 12 (16.00%) DNS
3 11 (14.67%) Firewall
4 9 (12.00%) LAN
4 9 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (10.67%) WAN
6 6 (8.00%) VPN
7 5 (6.67%) DHCP
7 5 (6.67%) iSCSI
7 5 (6.67%) VoIP
8 4 (5.33%) Kerberos
8 4 (5.33%) Network Security
8 4 (5.33%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (5.33%) SSL
9 3 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (4.00%) Internet
9 3 (4.00%) VLAN
10 2 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.33%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) Big Data
2 4 (5.33%) Data Mining
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Advertising
2 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.67%) Local Government
4 4 (5.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (18.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 14 (18.67%) Support Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Administrator
2 12 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (12.00%) Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) IT Manager
4 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (9.33%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Architect
5 6 (8.00%) Storage Architect
5 6 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 6 (8.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) CGI
2 4 (5.33%) .NET
3 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.00%) COM
4 1 (1.33%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.33%) LAMP
4 1 (1.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) Replication
3 6 (8.00%) Clustering
4 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.00%) EqualLogic
4 3 (4.00%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.00%) VLE
5 2 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 64 (85.33%) Windows
2 47 (62.67%) Windows Server
3 22 (29.33%) Unix
4 20 (26.67%) Linux
5 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.33%) CentOS
9 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) ITIL
2 8 (10.67%) High Availability
3 6 (8.00%) Coaching
3 6 (8.00%) People Management
3 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.33%) CRM
4 4 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (5.33%) Low Latency
4 4 (5.33%) Mobile Marketing
4 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.33%) Project Management
4 4 (5.33%) Quality Management
4 4 (5.33%) SDLC
5 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.67%) Data Management
6 2 (2.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.67%) SQL
3 3 (4.00%) C
4 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (22.67%) MCSE
3 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
3 11 (14.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (12.00%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (8.00%) MCITP
5 6 (8.00%) MCP
5 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.33%) CCA
6 4 (5.33%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (4.00%) DBS Check
7 3 (4.00%) Degree
7 3 (4.00%) MCSA
8 1 (1.33%) CCNA
8 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.33%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (37.33%) Active Directory
2 26 (34.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (24.00%) vSphere
4 17 (22.67%) Hyper-V
5 12 (16.00%) XenDesktop
6 9 (12.00%) vCloud
6 9 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (12.00%) XenServer
7 6 (8.00%) Terminal Services
8 5 (6.67%) MetaFrame
9 4 (5.33%) NFS
9 4 (5.33%) Squid
9 4 (5.33%) XenApp
10 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
12 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 9 (12.00%) Backup Exec
2 9 (12.00%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.33%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 50 (66.67%) VMware
2 34 (45.33%) Cisco
3 29 (38.67%) Microsoft
4 21 (28.00%) HP
5 16 (21.33%) Citrix
6 13 (17.33%) Avaya
7 12 (16.00%) Symantec
8 10 (13.33%) NetApp
8 10 (13.33%) Oracle
9 9 (12.00%) Remedy
10 8 (10.67%) Dell
10 8 (10.67%) Red Hat
11 6 (8.00%) 3PAR
11 6 (8.00%) Brocade
12 5 (6.67%) IBM
13 4 (5.33%) Adobe
13 4 (5.33%) EMC
13 4 (5.33%) Sage
13 4 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (5.33%) Veritas
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £5.5k bonus, 10% pension etc
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