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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 83 93 59
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -34
Permanent jobs citing SAN 52 39 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.21% 2.20% 3.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.66% 13.36% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 61
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 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
332 292 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.10% 16.49% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 252 242 233
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £56,500
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 25 May 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 60 (72.29%) Windows
2 50 (60.24%) Active Directory
3 48 (57.83%) Windows Server
4 46 (55.42%) VMware
5 43 (51.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (44.58%) Hyper-V
7 36 (43.37%) Citrix
8 30 (36.14%) IBM
8 30 (36.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
10 27 (32.53%) Data Centre
11 25 (30.12%) Cisco
11 25 (30.12%) SQL Server
12 24 (28.92%) SQL
12 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (28.92%) Exchange Server 2013
13 22 (26.51%) DNS
13 22 (26.51%) Firewall
14 21 (25.30%) DHCP
14 21 (25.30%) WSUS
15 20 (24.10%) VPN
15 20 (24.10%) MCSE
15 20 (24.10%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (22.89%) WAN
17 18 (21.69%) LAN
17 18 (21.69%) Linux
17 18 (21.69%) Degree
17 18 (21.69%) vSphere
17 18 (21.69%) Acronis
18 17 (20.48%) Presales

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 (28.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 17 (20.48%) MS Exchange
3 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (14.46%) IBM Domino
3 12 (14.46%) IBM Notes
4 9 (10.84%) Apache
5 8 (9.64%) Skype for Business
6 7 (8.43%) WordPress
7 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (6.02%) IIS
7 5 (6.02%) JBoss
8 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.41%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Office 365
2 4 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.82%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.51%) DNS
1 22 (26.51%) Firewall
2 21 (25.30%) DHCP
3 20 (24.10%) VPN
4 19 (22.89%) WAN
5 18 (21.69%) LAN
6 8 (9.64%) NetScaler
7 7 (8.43%) IPsec
7 7 (8.43%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (8.43%) VoIP
7 7 (8.43%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (7.23%) IPv4
8 6 (7.23%) Network Security
8 6 (7.23%) Skype
9 5 (6.02%) NAS
9 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
9 5 (6.02%) VLAN
10 4 (4.82%) MPLS
10 4 (4.82%) Wireless
10 4 (4.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.84%) DB2
2 9 (10.84%) MySQL
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.61%) SSDT
General
1 9 (10.84%) Publishing
1 9 (10.84%) Retail
2 6 (7.23%) Legal
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (10.84%) Consultant
2 9 (10.84%) Support Engineer
2 9 (10.84%) Technical Specialist
3 8 (9.64%) Analyst
4 7 (8.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (7.23%) Network Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 5 (6.02%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.82%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
7 4 (4.82%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (3.61%) Database Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) DBA
8 3 (3.61%) IT Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.53%) Data Centre
2 17 (20.48%) Clustering
3 12 (14.46%) Replication
4 9 (10.84%) CMDB
4 9 (10.84%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.82%) HP StoreVirtual
5 4 (4.82%) iSeries
6 3 (3.61%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (1.20%) Celerra
7 1 (1.20%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.20%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.20%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 60 (72.29%) Windows
2 48 (57.83%) Windows Server
3 43 (51.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (21.69%) Linux
6 14 (16.87%) Unix
7 10 (12.05%) AIX
8 9 (10.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (10.84%) Solaris
8 9 (10.84%) SUSE
9 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (6.02%) Windows 8
11 4 (4.82%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.48%) Presales
2 16 (19.28%) Migration
3 11 (13.25%) ITIL
3 11 (13.25%) Service Delivery
4 10 (12.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 10 (12.05%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 9 (10.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (10.84%) Line Management
5 9 (10.84%) Performance Analysis
5 9 (10.84%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
5 9 (10.84%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (10.84%) TOGAF
5 9 (10.84%) Zachman Framework
6 7 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (8.43%) Patch Management
7 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.92%) SQL
2 9 (10.84%) Perl
2 9 (10.84%) Shell Script
3 6 (7.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) MCSE
1 20 (24.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (21.69%) Degree
3 12 (14.46%) MCITP
4 11 (13.25%) MCSA
4 11 (13.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (10.84%) ISEB
6 8 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (8.43%) CCNA
8 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
8 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
9 4 (4.82%) CCNP
9 4 (4.82%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (2.41%) APMP
10 2 (2.41%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.41%) PMP
10 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.20%) CCA
11 1 (1.20%) MCDST
11 1 (1.20%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (60.24%) Active Directory
2 37 (44.58%) Hyper-V
3 30 (36.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (21.69%) vSphere
5 11 (13.25%) XenApp
6 9 (10.84%) Firmware
7 8 (9.64%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.82%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.82%) XenServer
9 2 (2.41%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.41%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (25.30%) WSUS
2 11 (13.25%) NetBackup
3 10 (12.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (10.84%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (10.84%) Oracle ZFS
4 9 (10.84%) Unicenter
5 6 (7.23%) Backup Exec
6 4 (4.82%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (4.82%) SCCM
7 1 (1.20%) Nagios
7 1 (1.20%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (55.42%) VMware
2 36 (43.37%) Citrix
3 30 (36.14%) IBM
4 29 (34.94%) Microsoft
5 25 (30.12%) Cisco
6 18 (21.69%) Acronis
7 17 (20.48%) NetApp
8 14 (16.87%) HP
9 12 (14.46%) SolarWinds
9 12 (14.46%) Veeam
10 10 (12.05%) Juniper
10 10 (12.05%) SonicWALL
10 10 (12.05%) Sun
11 9 (10.84%) CA
11 9 (10.84%) Oracle
11 9 (10.84%) Veritas
12 8 (9.64%) Ruckus Wireless
13 6 (7.23%) Dell
13 6 (7.23%) Symantec
14 5 (6.02%) EMC
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