Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 84 81
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.61% 2.31% 2.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.71% 15.23% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 20
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £27,250 £25,800 £25,450
90th Percentile £33,750 £45,000 £43,750
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -6.67%

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 105 197 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 10.74% 15.19% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 72 153 172
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,550 £23,500
90th Percentile £69,875 £52,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £44,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +9.33% -

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 14 December 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 +27 5 £32,500 -12.17% 1
Taunton -16 1 £27,500 -34.52%
SAN
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) WLAN
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) Server Management
4 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) WSUS
5 2 (33.33%) Advertising
6 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005

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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) Server Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Veeam
5 1 (16.67%) Wrike