Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 83 75
Rank change year-on-year -11 -8 +23
Permanent jobs citing SAN 29 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.18% 2.40% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.87% 14.61% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 36
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.15% -18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £41,825 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £34,914 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.57% -6.90% -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 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 195 219 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.65% 16.44% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 153 182 187
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +1.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £22,900 £23,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £59,875 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Taunton +22 12 £42,000 +61.54%
Bath -17 6 £40,000 +3.90% 1
Clevedon -11 3 - -
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SAN.

1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 20 (68.97%) Windows
3 19 (65.52%) VMware
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
4 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (51.72%) Firewall
6 11 (37.93%) Linux
6 11 (37.93%) Hitachi
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco
7 10 (34.48%) LAN
7 10 (34.48%) Office 365
8 9 (31.03%) Docker
8 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (31.03%) HP
8 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (27.59%) 3PAR
9 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
9 8 (27.59%) SQL
10 7 (24.14%) LDAP
10 7 (24.14%) Kerberos
10 7 (24.14%) Wireless
10 7 (24.14%) Hadoop
10 7 (24.14%) SCCM
10 7 (24.14%) Network Security
10 7 (24.14%) Cloudera
10 7 (24.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (20.69%) WAN

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 (6.90%) IIS
1 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Office 365
2 5 (17.24%) IaaS
3 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (10.34%) SaaS
5 2 (6.90%) PaaS
6 1 (3.45%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) LAN
3 7 (24.14%) Kerberos
3 7 (24.14%) LDAP
3 7 (24.14%) Network Security
3 7 (24.14%) Wireless
4 6 (20.69%) WAN
5 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.24%) WLAN
6 4 (13.79%) DECT
6 4 (13.79%) DHCP
6 4 (13.79%) DNS
7 3 (10.34%) VoIP
8 2 (6.90%) SSL
8 2 (6.90%) VLAN
9 1 (3.45%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Local Government
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Administrator
1 9 (31.03%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (24.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Support
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Support Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Support Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) COM
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) CCTV
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
3 11 (37.93%) Linux
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) CentOS
6 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (24.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Business Development
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.90%) Open Source
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.45%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps
7 1 (3.45%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) SLA
3 2 (6.90%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (31.03%) Docker
3 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Shibboleth
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.90%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (65.52%) VMware
3 11 (37.93%) Hitachi
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco
5 9 (31.03%) HP
6 8 (27.59%) 3PAR
7 7 (24.14%) Cloudera
8 5 (17.24%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (17.24%) Xerox
9 4 (13.79%) Brocade
9 4 (13.79%) Citrix
9 4 (13.79%) Mitel
10 3 (10.34%) NetApp
11 2 (6.90%) Apple
11 2 (6.90%) EMC
11 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (6.90%) Veeam
12 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
12 1 (3.45%) Google
12 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds