Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 70 117
Rank change year-on-year -18 +47 -33
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 30 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.57% 2.96% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 22.22% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 3
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - +22.64%
10th Percentile £31,750 £22,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £49,000 £36,550
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year - +21.21% -5.71%

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 128 135 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.58% 13.33% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 104 116 97
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -19.05% +12.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £23,938 £27,300
90th Percentile £68,750 £50,625 £53,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% +6.67%

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 6 months to 25 June 2019. 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
Street - 3 £37,500 -
Taunton - 2 £33,500 -
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for SAN.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) Software Licensing
2 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Sage
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) GDPR
2 3 (60.00%) Hardware Maintenance
2 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Apple

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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Head of IT
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Hardware Maintenance
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (60.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Sage
3 2 (40.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet