The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 24 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 6.25% 9.09% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.36% 33.33% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £41,500 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.10% -27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wokingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 17.19% 27.27% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 26
Average salary £41,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.75% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Wokingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

SAN
Salary Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Wokingham region.

SAN Salary Trend in Wokingham

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) CCA
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
2 4 (57.14%) SCOM
2 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 4 (57.14%) XenServer
2 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
2 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) EdgeSight
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
1 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix Support
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
1 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCA
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 4 (57.14%) XenServer
2 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
2 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCOM
1 4 (57.14%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Dell