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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 80 60 44
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 26 47 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.94% 3.35% 4.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.56% 20.00% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 51
Median salary £40,000 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £26,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,125 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
272 235 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.27% 16.73% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 201 216 295
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 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 August 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 -9 25 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Wales -20 1 £27,500 -
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 55 (79.71%) Windows
2 49 (71.01%) VMware
3 39 (56.52%) Windows Server
4 31 (44.93%) Cisco
5 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 25 (36.23%) Unix
7 23 (33.33%) Linux
8 22 (31.88%) Active Directory
8 22 (31.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (30.43%) NAS
10 20 (28.99%) MS Excel
11 18 (26.09%) vSphere
12 16 (23.19%) ITIL
13 15 (21.74%) HP
13 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (21.74%) Hyper-V
14 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (18.84%) Citrix
14 13 (18.84%) MCSE
15 12 (17.39%) Finance
16 11 (15.94%) Red Hat
16 11 (15.94%) Symantec
16 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
17 10 (14.49%) PowerShell
17 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
17 10 (14.49%) Office 365
17 10 (14.49%) Avaya
17 10 (14.49%) DNS
17 10 (14.49%) Apache
17 10 (14.49%) IIS

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 10 (14.49%) Apache
1 10 (14.49%) IIS
2 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.90%) CMS
4 2 (2.90%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) FileNet
5 1 (1.45%) JBoss
5 1 (1.45%) SAS
5 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (28.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Office 365
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.35%) PaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.43%) NAS
2 10 (14.49%) DNS
2 10 (14.49%) Firewall
3 9 (13.04%) LAN
4 8 (11.59%) WAN
5 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.70%) VPN
6 5 (7.25%) DHCP
7 4 (5.80%) iSCSI
7 4 (5.80%) SSL
8 3 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.35%) Kerberos
8 3 (4.35%) Network Security
8 3 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (4.35%) VoIP
9 2 (2.90%) Internet
9 2 (2.90%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) Big Data
2 3 (4.35%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Advertising
2 5 (7.25%) Local Government
2 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (17.39%) Administrator
1 12 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Support Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (15.94%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) IT Manager
4 6 (8.70%) Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (7.25%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Technical Leader
6 4 (5.80%) Head of IT
6 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) IT Programme Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Storage Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) CGI
2 3 (4.35%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) COM
3 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.45%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Clustering
2 4 (5.80%) Replication
3 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.35%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 55 (79.71%) Windows
2 39 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 25 (36.23%) Unix
4 23 (33.33%) Linux
5 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.80%) Solaris
8 3 (4.35%) CentOS
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) ITIL
2 7 (10.14%) Coaching
2 7 (10.14%) People Management
2 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
3 6 (8.70%) High Availability
4 5 (7.25%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.80%) CRM
5 4 (5.80%) Project Management
5 4 (5.80%) Quality Management
5 4 (5.80%) SDLC
5 4 (5.80%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.35%) Low Latency
6 3 (4.35%) Mobile Marketing
7 2 (2.90%) Data Management
7 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.90%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.45%) R
2 1 (1.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (18.84%) MCSE
3 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
4 9 (13.04%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (11.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.80%) CCA
7 4 (5.80%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (4.35%) MCITP
8 3 (4.35%) MCSA
9 2 (2.90%) MCP
10 1 (1.45%) CCNA
10 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (31.88%) Active Directory
1 22 (31.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (26.09%) vSphere
3 15 (21.74%) Hyper-V
4 9 (13.04%) vCloud
4 9 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (13.04%) XenDesktop
4 9 (13.04%) XenServer
5 6 (8.70%) Terminal Services
6 5 (7.25%) MetaFrame
7 4 (5.80%) XenApp
8 3 (4.35%) NFS
8 3 (4.35%) Squid
8 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) NetBackup
2 9 (13.04%) Backup Exec
2 9 (13.04%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (7.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (71.01%) VMware
2 31 (44.93%) Cisco
3 27 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 15 (21.74%) HP
5 13 (18.84%) Citrix
6 11 (15.94%) Red Hat
6 11 (15.94%) Symantec
7 10 (14.49%) Avaya
8 9 (13.04%) Oracle
8 9 (13.04%) Remedy
9 8 (11.59%) NetApp
10 5 (7.25%) Dell
11 4 (5.80%) 3PAR
11 4 (5.80%) Adobe
11 4 (5.80%) Brocade
11 4 (5.80%) Sage
11 4 (5.80%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
12 3 (4.35%) SonicWALL
12 3 (4.35%) Veritas
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago