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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 93 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 51 59 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.17% 2.94% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.41% 14.22% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 41 57 52
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
331 415 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.07% 20.65% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 256 370 236
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 June 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 63 (70.79%) Windows
2 56 (62.92%) Active Directory
3 55 (61.80%) Windows Server
4 51 (57.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (47.19%) Hyper-V
6 41 (46.07%) VMware
7 35 (39.33%) IBM
7 35 (39.33%) Citrix
8 33 (37.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (33.71%) WSUS
10 29 (32.58%) Data Centre
11 28 (31.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 28 (31.46%) DHCP
11 28 (31.46%) DNS
12 27 (30.34%) VPN
12 27 (30.34%) Acronis
13 26 (29.21%) SQL
14 25 (28.09%) Cisco
14 25 (28.09%) Exchange Server 2013
15 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
16 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
16 23 (25.84%) Degree
17 22 (24.72%) Firewall
18 21 (23.60%) Linux
18 21 (23.60%) Presales
19 20 (22.47%) Migration
20 19 (21.35%) Clustering
20 19 (21.35%) WAN
21 17 (19.10%) LAN
21 17 (19.10%) IBM Notes

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 25 (28.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 17 (19.10%) IBM Domino
2 17 (19.10%) IBM Notes
3 16 (17.98%) MS Exchange
4 13 (14.61%) Apache
4 13 (14.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (8.99%) Skype for Business
6 7 (7.87%) WordPress
7 6 (6.74%) IIS
8 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (5.62%) JBoss
9 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (3.37%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Office 365
2 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.49%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.46%) DHCP
1 28 (31.46%) DNS
2 27 (30.34%) VPN
3 22 (24.72%) Firewall
4 19 (21.35%) WAN
5 17 (19.10%) LAN
6 8 (8.99%) IPsec
6 8 (8.99%) NetScaler
6 8 (8.99%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (8.99%) VoIP
6 8 (8.99%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (6.74%) Skype
7 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.74%) VLAN
8 5 (5.62%) IPv4
8 5 (5.62%) NAS
8 5 (5.62%) Network Security
9 4 (4.49%) Internet
9 4 (4.49%) WLAN
9 4 (4.49%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.61%) DB2
2 13 (14.61%) MySQL
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 13 (14.61%) Publishing
2 7 (7.87%) Legal
2 7 (7.87%) Retail
3 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (25.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (14.61%) Technical Specialist
3 10 (11.24%) Support Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Consultant
5 8 (8.99%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 7 (7.87%) Team Leader
6 7 (7.87%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
8 5 (5.62%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.62%) IT Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Network Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 3 (3.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Service Desk Technician
10 3 (3.37%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.58%) Data Centre
2 19 (21.35%) Clustering
3 13 (14.61%) CMDB
3 13 (14.61%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.11%) Replication
5 5 (5.62%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.37%) HP StoreVirtual
7 3 (3.37%) iSeries
8 1 (1.12%) Celerra
8 1 (1.12%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.12%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 63 (70.79%) Windows
2 55 (61.80%) Windows Server
3 51 (57.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (37.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (23.60%) Linux
6 17 (19.10%) Unix
7 13 (14.61%) AIX
7 13 (14.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (14.61%) Solaris
7 13 (14.61%) SUSE
8 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (5.62%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.49%) Windows 2000
11 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.60%) Presales
2 20 (22.47%) Migration
3 15 (16.85%) Service Delivery
4 13 (14.61%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (14.61%) Line Management
4 13 (14.61%) Performance Analysis
4 13 (14.61%) Requirements Analysis
4 13 (14.61%) Software Engineering
4 13 (14.61%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (14.61%) TOGAF
4 13 (14.61%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (12.36%) ITIL
6 10 (11.24%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 10 (11.24%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 7 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.87%) Patch Management
8 6 (6.74%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.62%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.21%) SQL
2 13 (14.61%) Perl
2 13 (14.61%) Shell Script
3 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (25.84%) Degree
2 17 (19.10%) MCSE
2 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (14.61%) ISEB
4 10 (11.24%) MCITP
4 10 (11.24%) MCSA
5 9 (10.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (7.87%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (6.74%) CCNA
7 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
7 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.49%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (3.37%) APMP
9 3 (3.37%) CCNP
9 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
9 3 (3.37%) PMP
10 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.12%) CCA
11 1 (1.12%) MCDST
11 1 (1.12%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (62.92%) Active Directory
2 42 (47.19%) Hyper-V
3 28 (31.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (17.98%) vSphere
5 13 (14.61%) Firmware
6 9 (10.11%) XenApp
7 8 (8.99%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.49%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.49%) XenServer
9 2 (2.25%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.25%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (33.71%) WSUS
2 13 (14.61%) NetBackup
2 13 (14.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (14.61%) Oracle ZFS
2 13 (14.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (14.61%) Unicenter
3 4 (4.49%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (46.07%) VMware
2 35 (39.33%) Citrix
2 35 (39.33%) IBM
3 27 (30.34%) Acronis
4 25 (28.09%) Cisco
5 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
6 14 (15.73%) NetApp
6 14 (15.73%) Sun
7 13 (14.61%) CA
7 13 (14.61%) Oracle
7 13 (14.61%) Veeam
7 13 (14.61%) Veritas
8 12 (13.48%) HP
9 10 (11.24%) Juniper
9 10 (11.24%) SonicWALL
10 9 (10.11%) SolarWinds
11 8 (8.99%) Ruckus Wireless
12 6 (6.74%) Dell
13 5 (5.62%) EMC
14 4 (4.49%) Sophos
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