Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 128 125
Rank change year-on-year +20 -3 -14
Permanent jobs citing SAN 30 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.02% 1.68% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.07% 7.92% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 20
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +4.76% -8.70%
10th Percentile £29,450 £36,000 £35,975
90th Percentile £46,825 £46,550 £57,875
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -6.25%

SAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 298 480 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 20.07% 21.22% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 247 396 367
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,875 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,750 £65,000 £66,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Gloucestershire

SAN
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for SAN in Gloucestershire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Gloucestershire

SAN
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +32 15 £42,500 +18.06%
Cheltenham +25 14 £40,000 -9.09%
Stroud - 1 £85,000 -
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 28 (93.33%) VMware
2 26 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 24 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (70.00%) Windows
4 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (63.33%) Hyper-V
6 16 (53.33%) NAS
6 16 (53.33%) Cisco
7 15 (50.00%) DHCP
7 15 (50.00%) DNS
8 14 (46.67%) Citrix
9 12 (40.00%) Office 365
9 12 (40.00%) VLAN
10 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (36.67%) Dell
11 10 (33.33%) CCNA
11 10 (33.33%) ITIL
11 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
11 10 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
11 10 (33.33%) vCenter Server
12 9 (30.00%) Proactive Management
12 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 9 (30.00%) Virtual Environments
12 9 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (30.00%) SCDPM
12 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 9 (30.00%) ITIL V3

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) NAS
2 15 (50.00%) DHCP
2 15 (50.00%) DNS
3 12 (40.00%) VLAN
4 10 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (20.00%) Firewall
5 6 (20.00%) VPN
6 5 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (10.00%) LAN
7 3 (10.00%) WAN
8 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.67%) VoIP
8 2 (6.67%) VSAN
9 1 (3.33%) BGP
9 1 (3.33%) FTP
9 1 (3.33%) HTTP
9 1 (3.33%) ICMP
9 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
9 1 (3.33%) SSL
9 1 (3.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 8 (26.67%) Advertising
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Network Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Head of IT
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (30.00%) Replication
2 5 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows Server
2 21 (70.00%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.33%) HPUX
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Solaris
8 1 (3.33%) Unix
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
1 10 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 9 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 9 (30.00%) ITIL V3
2 9 (30.00%) ITSM
2 9 (30.00%) Proactive Management
2 9 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 9 (30.00%) Service Management
2 9 (30.00%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (10.00%) SIEM
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Presales
6 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) CCNA
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) MCSA
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (13.33%) MCSE
5 3 (10.00%) MCP
6 1 (3.33%) CCA
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (63.33%) Hyper-V
3 10 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (30.00%) Firmware
4 9 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (26.67%) vSphere
6 2 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (6.67%) XenApp
6 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.33%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 9 (30.00%) SCDPM
3 2 (6.67%) SCCM
4 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.33%) Control-M
4 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.33%) OpenView
4 1 (3.33%) PowerCLI
4 1 (3.33%) vMotion
4 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) VMware
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (53.33%) Cisco
4 14 (46.67%) Citrix
5 11 (36.67%) Dell
6 6 (20.00%) HP
7 4 (13.33%) 3PAR
8 3 (10.00%) Aruba
8 3 (10.00%) EqualLogic
8 3 (10.00%) SonicWALL
9 2 (6.67%) Oracle
10 1 (3.33%) CommVault
10 1 (3.33%) F5
10 1 (3.33%) IBM
10 1 (3.33%) McAfee
10 1 (3.33%) Mitel
10 1 (3.33%) Solace
10 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
10 1 (3.33%) Veeam