The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 30 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.64% 0.65% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 3.57% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £45,750 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
SAN
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 17.21% 18.30% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 28
Average salary £37,500 £23,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.04% -19.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £17,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Office 365
3 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
3 5 (71.43%) VPLS
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Retail
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) VB
3 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
3 5 (71.43%) ISDN
3 5 (71.43%) PSTN
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) WLAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) ISDN
1 5 (71.43%) PSTN
1 5 (71.43%) VoIP
1 5 (71.43%) WLAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) MPLS
1 5 (71.43%) BGP
1 5 (71.43%) VPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) VB
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec