The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 29 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.09% 4.71% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 26.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £50,000 £39,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.29% 17.65% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 5
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SAN
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Belfast region.

SAN Salary Trend in Belfast

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

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

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) KYC
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) KYC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat