The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 59 74
Rank change year-on-year +10 +15  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.33% 3.39% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 16.67% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 15
Median salary £29,500 £30,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.47% -6.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £30,250 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 55 144 108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 14.67% 20.34% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 44 117 92
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing SAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Dorset

SAN
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for SAN in Dorset

SAN
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Bournemouth +27 3 - - 1
Poole -14 1 £25,000 -17.35% 1
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SAN.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) Citrix
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (90.00%) XenApp
3 27 (90.00%) MS Exchange
4 26 (86.67%) Active Directory
4 26 (86.67%) Windows Server
5 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
6 24 (80.00%) MS Excel
7 23 (76.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (76.67%) Office 365
8 20 (66.67%) XenDesktop
8 20 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (26.67%) MCSE
10 8 (26.67%) MCSA
11 6 (20.00%) HP
12 4 (13.33%) EMC
12 4 (13.33%) Project Management
12 4 (13.33%) AppSense
12 4 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (13.33%) MCP
12 4 (13.33%) CCA
12 4 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (13.33%) CCEA
12 4 (13.33%) Presales
13 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
13 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 27 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (76.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (76.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DHCP
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
General
1 3 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 21 (70.00%) Support Engineer
2 20 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 20 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Clustering
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (86.67%) Windows Server
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Presales
1 4 (13.33%) Project Management
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) MCSA
1 8 (26.67%) MCSE
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) CCA
2 4 (13.33%) CCEA
2 4 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (13.33%) MCP
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (90.00%) XenApp
2 26 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 20 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
1 3 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Citrix
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (13.33%) AppSense
4 4 (13.33%) EMC
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
6 2 (6.67%) Veeam
Poole, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Car + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday