The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 38 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.64% 1.19% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 6.90% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £22,500 £50,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.00% +47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 17.31% 17.26% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 27
Average salary £23,000 £32,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.68% -24.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
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SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SAN
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

SAN Salary Trend in Bolton

SAN
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Intel

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Intel