The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 83 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 19 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.69% 1.53% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.92% 10.84% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 37
Median salary £34,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,300 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SAN
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
174 203 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.49% 14.09% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 132 178 296
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SAN Salary Trend in Cheshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SAN
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northwich +12 4 £33,250 -
Crewe - 3 £36,500 -
Warrington +3 2 £43,750 -2.77% 3
Wilmslow - 2 £64,750 -
Macclesfield - 2 £38,750 - 1
Chester +4 1 £34,000 -17.57% 1
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (38.46%) Cisco
6 10 (38.46%) Finance
7 8 (30.77%) Linux
7 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
8 6 (23.08%) VLAN
8 6 (23.08%) vSphere
8 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) Firewall
8 6 (23.08%) EMC
9 5 (19.23%) Nagios
9 5 (19.23%) Financial Institution
9 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
9 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (19.23%) Clustering
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle
9 5 (19.23%) Perl
9 5 (19.23%) Unix
9 5 (19.23%) Python
9 5 (19.23%) Veritas
9 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
9 5 (19.23%) Puppet
9 5 (19.23%) PowerHA
9 5 (19.23%) CFEngine

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
2 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) OpenShift
3 4 (15.38%) Office 365
4 2 (7.69%) SaaS
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
1 6 (23.08%) VLAN
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) MPLS
2 3 (11.54%) PABX
3 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Corporate Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) IT Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Unix
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) AIX
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
1 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 2 (7.69%) Data Encryption
2 2 (7.69%) Information Security
2 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Change Management
3 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Matrix Management
3 1 (3.85%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Perl
2 5 (19.23%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCITP
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) RHCE
2 2 (7.69%) RHCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) VCAP
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 6 (23.08%) vSphere
5 5 (19.23%) Docker
5 5 (19.23%) PowerHA
6 3 (11.54%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (3.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Ansible
1 5 (19.23%) CFEngine
1 5 (19.23%) Nagios
1 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (19.23%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) EMC
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle
4 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
4 5 (19.23%) Veritas
5 4 (15.38%) HP
5 4 (15.38%) IBM
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) NetApp
6 3 (11.54%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya
7 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Genesys
7 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
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