The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 35 16 34
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.71% 8.73% 4.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 50.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 11
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
County Antrim

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
25 22 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.73% 17.46% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 24
Average salary £25,750 £26,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.83% -34.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) EMC Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) EMC Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Belfast, County Antrim
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago