The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 112 98 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -25
Permanent jobs citing SAN 33 31 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.44% 1.64% 3.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.62% 9.12% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 59
Median salary £37,500 £43,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.29% +31.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £60,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
383 340 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.69% 18.02% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 250 297 324
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,750 £26,775
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SAN
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SAN Salary Trend in Birmingham

SAN
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SAN.

1 46 (71.88%) Windows
2 43 (67.19%) VMware
3 41 (64.06%) Windows Server
4 33 (51.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (46.88%) Hyper-V
6 29 (45.31%) Cisco
6 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
7 27 (42.19%) Firewall
8 26 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
10 22 (34.38%) DHCP
10 22 (34.38%) Citrix
11 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (31.25%) NetApp
13 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (26.56%) MCSE
14 17 (26.56%) LAN
15 16 (25.00%) VPN
15 16 (25.00%) Linux
15 16 (25.00%) IBM
16 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (23.44%) CCNA
16 15 (23.44%) SQL
16 15 (23.44%) DNS
16 15 (23.44%) WAN
16 15 (23.44%) CheckPoint
16 15 (23.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
17 14 (21.88%) vSphere
18 13 (20.31%) Acronis

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.19%) IBM Domino
2 11 (17.19%) IBM Notes
3 7 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.69%) Apache
5 2 (3.13%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Office 365
2 3 (4.69%) IaaS
2 3 (4.69%) PaaS
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.19%) Firewall
2 22 (34.38%) DHCP
3 17 (26.56%) LAN
4 16 (25.00%) VPN
5 15 (23.44%) DNS
5 15 (23.44%) WAN
6 13 (20.31%) Network Security
7 12 (18.75%) IPv4
7 12 (18.75%) VLAN
8 8 (12.50%) NAS
8 8 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (10.94%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (10.94%) Wireless
10 5 (7.81%) BGP
10 5 (7.81%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (7.81%) EIGRP
10 5 (7.81%) OSPF
11 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
12 3 (4.69%) Multicast
13 2 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) DB2
2 3 (4.69%) MySQL
General
1 7 (10.94%) Legal
1 7 (10.94%) Retail
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Publishing
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (12.50%) Installations Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (6.25%) Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) IT Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) LAMP
2 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.94%) Clustering
2 7 (10.94%) Driving Licence
3 5 (7.81%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.69%) CMDB
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (3.13%) NHS
5 2 (3.13%) Statistics
6 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (71.88%) Windows
2 41 (64.06%) Windows Server
3 33 (51.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (25.00%) Linux
6 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (12.50%) Unix
8 5 (7.81%) Solaris
8 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.69%) AIX
9 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.69%) SUSE
10 2 (3.13%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.06%) Server Virtualisation
2 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.38%) Project Management
4 5 (7.81%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (6.25%) Presales
6 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.69%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.69%) Line Management
6 3 (4.69%) Migration
6 3 (4.69%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (4.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (4.69%) Security Architecture
6 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.69%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.69%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (3.13%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.13%) Data Architecture
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL
7 2 (3.13%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.69%) Perl
3 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.56%) Java
4 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (26.56%) MCSE
3 15 (23.44%) CCNA
3 15 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (23.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (15.63%) Degree
4 10 (15.63%) MCSA
5 6 (9.38%) MCITP
6 5 (7.81%) CCNP
6 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
6 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.69%) ISEB
8 2 (3.13%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (46.88%) Hyper-V
2 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
3 26 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (21.88%) vSphere
5 8 (12.50%) Terminal Services
6 7 (10.94%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (6.25%) Firmware
8 3 (4.69%) XenDesktop
9 2 (3.13%) XenServer
10 1 (1.56%) Docker
10 1 (1.56%) ProxySG
10 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.56%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) WSUS
2 6 (9.38%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (4.69%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (4.69%) SCCM
3 3 (4.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.69%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 43 (67.19%) VMware
2 29 (45.31%) Cisco
3 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
4 22 (34.38%) Citrix
5 20 (31.25%) NetApp
6 16 (25.00%) IBM
7 15 (23.44%) CheckPoint
8 13 (20.31%) Acronis
9 11 (17.19%) HP
10 8 (12.50%) Dell
10 8 (12.50%) SonicWALL
11 5 (7.81%) Juniper
12 4 (6.25%) Oracle
13 3 (4.69%) Aruba
13 3 (4.69%) CA
13 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
13 3 (4.69%) Sun
13 3 (4.69%) Veritas
14 2 (3.13%) EMC
15 1 (1.56%) Blue Coat
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