Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 86 86
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 26 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.09% 2.44% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 18.40% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 19
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,625 £27,250 £21,400
90th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £51,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,094 £35,500
% change year-on-year +13.98% -1.15% -15.48%

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 Somerset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 182 163 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.64% 13.28% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 142 140 169
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £34,712
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +12.35% +2.09%
10th Percentile £22,050 £22,700 £19,750
90th Percentile £53,725 £57,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Somerset

SAN
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SAN in Somerset

SAN
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Somerset over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SAN in Somerset

SAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Taunton +24 10 £42,000 +61.54%
Bath -21 9 £40,000 +3.90% 1
Clevedon -14 3 - -
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SAN.

1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) Firewall
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
4 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (46.15%) Linux
5 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 11 (42.31%) Hitachi
7 9 (34.62%) WAN
7 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (34.62%) Docker
8 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 8 (30.77%) Citrix
9 7 (26.92%) Kerberos
9 7 (26.92%) Cisco
9 7 (26.92%) LDAP
9 7 (26.92%) Network Security
9 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
9 7 (26.92%) Cloudera
9 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
11 5 (19.23%) LAN
11 5 (19.23%) ITIL
11 5 (19.23%) DNS
11 5 (19.23%) DHCP

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) IaaS
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (15.38%) SaaS
3 3 (11.54%) Office 365
4 2 (7.69%) PaaS
5 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.85%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) WAN
3 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 7 (26.92%) Kerberos
4 7 (26.92%) Network Security
5 5 (19.23%) DHCP
5 5 (19.23%) DNS
5 5 (19.23%) LAN
6 3 (11.54%) VLAN
6 3 (11.54%) VoIP
6 3 (11.54%) Wireless
7 2 (7.69%) SSL
7 2 (7.69%) VPN
8 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.85%) NetScreen
8 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Local Government
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Administrator
1 10 (38.46%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (26.92%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (26.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administration Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Support
6 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) COM
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
1 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
2 12 (46.15%) Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.69%) CentOS
6 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Business Development
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (7.69%) Network Management
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (7.69%) Time Management
6 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (3.85%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) PMO
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 9 (34.62%) Docker
4 3 (11.54%) XenServer
5 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Server
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) Shibboleth
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) Hitachi
4 8 (30.77%) Citrix
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco
5 7 (26.92%) Cloudera
6 5 (19.23%) HP
7 4 (15.38%) Brocade
7 4 (15.38%) NetApp
8 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
9 2 (7.69%) Apple
9 2 (7.69%) EMC
9 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.85%) Dell
10 1 (3.85%) Juniper
10 1 (3.85%) Oracle
10 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.85%) Sophos
10 1 (3.85%) Symantec