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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 124 80 101
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 28 48 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.13% 2.57% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.56% 14.50% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 25 45 31
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.61% +1.87%
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
427 331 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.30% 17.73% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 273 288 340
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £25,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 29 September 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 56 (71.79%) Windows
2 53 (67.95%) Windows Server
3 49 (62.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 49 (62.82%) Active Directory
4 46 (58.97%) Hyper-V
5 44 (56.41%) DHCP
6 40 (51.28%) Citrix
6 40 (51.28%) VPN
7 37 (47.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (46.15%) DNS
9 35 (44.87%) VMware
10 34 (43.59%) Acronis
11 31 (39.74%) WSUS
11 31 (39.74%) IBM
12 28 (35.90%) Cisco
13 26 (33.33%) Firewall
14 24 (30.77%) WAN
14 24 (30.77%) IBM Notes
14 24 (30.77%) IBM Domino
15 23 (29.49%) Degree
16 22 (28.21%) LAN
17 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
18 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
18 18 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (23.08%) Data Centre
19 17 (21.79%) Linux
20 14 (17.95%) SQL
20 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
20 14 (17.95%) CCNA
20 14 (17.95%) Cisco Certification

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 24 (30.77%) IBM Domino
1 24 (30.77%) IBM Notes
2 8 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (7.69%) Apache
4 6 (7.69%) IIS
4 6 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.85%) SAS
7 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (7.69%) Office 365
2 4 (5.13%) OneDrive
3 3 (3.85%) IaaS
3 3 (3.85%) PaaS
4 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (56.41%) DHCP
2 40 (51.28%) VPN
3 36 (46.15%) DNS
4 26 (33.33%) Firewall
5 24 (30.77%) WAN
6 22 (28.21%) LAN
7 13 (16.67%) Network Security
8 11 (14.10%) Wireless
9 10 (12.82%) VLAN
10 8 (10.26%) VoIP
11 7 (8.97%) Cisco Wireless
11 7 (8.97%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
13 5 (6.41%) BGP
13 5 (6.41%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (6.41%) EIGRP
13 5 (6.41%) IPv4
13 5 (6.41%) NAS
13 5 (6.41%) OSPF
14 4 (5.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) DB2
2 6 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 14 (17.95%) Legal
1 14 (17.95%) Retail
2 6 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (14.10%) Consultant
3 10 (12.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) IT Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (8.97%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Support
6 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 7 (8.97%) Network Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
7 6 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (6.41%) Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.54%) Clustering
3 6 (7.69%) CMDB
3 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.41%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.56%) NHS
6 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.28%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.28%) iSeries
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 56 (71.79%) Windows
2 53 (67.95%) Windows Server
3 49 (62.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (47.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (21.79%) Linux
6 10 (12.82%) Unix
7 8 (10.26%) Solaris
8 7 (8.97%) Windows 8
9 6 (7.69%) AIX
9 6 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (7.69%) SUSE
9 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.56%) OpenVMS
10 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (15.38%) Migration
2 12 (15.38%) Presales
3 6 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (7.69%) Line Management
3 6 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 6 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (7.69%) TOGAF
3 6 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (5.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (5.13%) Project Management
4 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.85%) ITIL
5 3 (3.85%) Matrix Management
5 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.95%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) Perl
2 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.28%) Java
4 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) Degree
2 14 (17.95%) CCNA
2 14 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (14.10%) MCSE
4 11 (14.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (10.26%) MCSA
6 6 (7.69%) ISEB
7 5 (6.41%) CCNP
7 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
7 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
8 4 (5.13%) MCITP
9 3 (3.85%) APMP
9 3 (3.85%) PMP
10 1 (1.28%) CCA
10 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.28%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (62.82%) Active Directory
2 46 (58.97%) Hyper-V
3 18 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (16.67%) vSphere
5 7 (8.97%) Firmware
6 5 (6.41%) XenApp
7 4 (5.13%) XenDesktop
7 4 (5.13%) XenServer
8 1 (1.28%) Docker
8 1 (1.28%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (39.74%) WSUS
2 6 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
2 6 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (7.69%) Unicenter
3 3 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (51.28%) Citrix
2 35 (44.87%) VMware
3 34 (43.59%) Acronis
4 31 (39.74%) IBM
5 28 (35.90%) Cisco
6 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
7 12 (15.38%) NetApp
8 10 (12.82%) Juniper
9 8 (10.26%) CheckPoint
10 6 (7.69%) CA
10 6 (7.69%) Oracle
10 6 (7.69%) Sun
10 6 (7.69%) Veritas
11 5 (6.41%) Dell
11 5 (6.41%) HP
11 5 (6.41%) SonicWALL
12 4 (5.13%) Aerohive Networks
12 4 (5.13%) Ruckus Wireless
13 3 (3.85%) Aruba
13 3 (3.85%) Veeam
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