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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 58 39
Rank change year-on-year -19 -19  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.43% 2.98% 4.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.29% 13.70% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 33
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £25,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £33,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 70 146 116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 10.01% 21.76% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 169 545 293
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,798 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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
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 3 months to 28 June 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
Taunton -12 3 £32,500 +8.33%
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365

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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix