The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Blackburn region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 14.04% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £28,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 26.32% 11.67% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 1
Average salary £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Lancashire

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Blackburn region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

SAN
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

SAN Salary Trend in Blackburn

SAN
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) iPhone
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 5 (62.50%) CCNP
5 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) VPN
6 3 (37.50%) LAN
7 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (12.50%) XenApp
8 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
8 1 (12.50%) ITIL
8 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 1 (12.50%) Windows
8 1 (12.50%) CCIE
8 1 (12.50%) Juniper
8 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
8 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
3 5 (62.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Company Car/Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago