Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 101 88
Rank change year-on-year +22 -13 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 27 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.40% 1.09% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.42% 9.15% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 21
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +50.94% -34.57%
10th Percentile £22,500 £32,850 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,500 £44,500 £34,000
South West median annual salary £39,931 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year +14.09% +1.45% -9.21%

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 139 153 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.33% 11.95% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 108 103 204
Somerset median annual salary £33,250 £40,000 £34,712
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.88% +15.23% +6.81%
10th Percentile £22,675 £24,400 £19,825
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,000 £55,875
South West median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +1.07%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Bath +9 15 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Portishead - 5 £33,250 -
Axbridge - 3 £29,000 -
Clevedon - 2 - - 1
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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 22 (81.48%) Windows
1 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
4 16 (59.26%) Cisco
4 16 (59.26%) WAN
5 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
6 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (44.44%) Citrix
7 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
7 12 (44.44%) LAN
7 12 (44.44%) Firewall
8 10 (37.04%) WLAN
8 10 (37.04%) Office 365
9 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (25.93%) Finance
10 7 (25.93%) DHCP
10 7 (25.93%) VoIP
10 7 (25.93%) DNS
10 7 (25.93%) NetApp
10 7 (25.93%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
11 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
11 6 (22.22%) VLAN
11 6 (22.22%) Linux
11 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (18.52%) Symantec

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 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Office 365
2 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (18.52%) SaaS
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) WAN
2 12 (44.44%) Firewall
2 12 (44.44%) LAN
3 10 (37.04%) WLAN
4 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (25.93%) DHCP
5 7 (25.93%) DNS
5 7 (25.93%) VoIP
6 6 (22.22%) VLAN
7 5 (18.52%) Ethernet
7 5 (18.52%) Wireless
8 3 (11.11%) VPN
9 2 (7.41%) Skype
10 1 (3.70%) IPsec
10 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Administrator
2 6 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Support
4 4 (14.81%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) ICT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) ICT Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
1 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (22.22%) Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
3 5 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (18.52%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (11.11%) High Availability
5 3 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (7.41%) Business Development
6 2 (7.41%) Decision-Making
6 2 (7.41%) Network Management
6 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCNA
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PMO
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.93%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Server
6 2 (7.41%) XenApp
6 2 (7.41%) XenServer
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.70%) pfSense
7 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 16 (59.26%) Cisco
4 12 (44.44%) Citrix
5 7 (25.93%) NetApp
6 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 5 (18.52%) Riverbed
6 5 (18.52%) Symantec
7 3 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (7.41%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (3.70%) EMC
9 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (3.70%) Sophos