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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 75 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 16 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.52% 1.89% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.12% 9.78% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 33
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
197 317 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.66% 19.34% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 151 206 221
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 May 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 30 May 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
Warrington +18 6 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Chester -2 6 £32,000 - 1
Northwich - 2 £40,750 -
Crewe +18 1 £21,500 -59.04%
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
3 22 (70.97%) VMware
3 22 (70.97%) Windows Server
4 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
5 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (48.39%) Cisco
7 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (38.71%) MCSE
9 11 (35.48%) User Experience
10 10 (32.26%) Citrix
10 10 (32.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 9 (29.03%) MCSA
11 9 (29.03%) ITIL
11 9 (29.03%) Linux
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
13 7 (22.58%) Firewall
13 7 (22.58%) MCITP
13 7 (22.58%) VoIP
13 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
13 7 (22.58%) Apple
13 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
14 6 (19.35%) SQL
14 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
14 6 (19.35%) LANDesk
14 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
15 5 (16.13%) NAS

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 3 (9.68%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) FastStats
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Google Apps
3 1 (3.23%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
1 7 (22.58%) VoIP
2 5 (16.13%) NAS
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) DNS
3 4 (12.90%) IP Telephony
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.68%) DHCP
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) Wireless
5 1 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (3.23%) BGP
5 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
5 1 (3.23%) OSPF
5 1 (3.23%) SMTP
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 4 (12.90%) IT Support
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Technician
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (9.68%) IT Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) LAMP
1 1 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
1 1 (3.23%) RESTful
1 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (3.23%) WAP
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) User Experience
2 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Driving Licence
3 3 (9.68%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows Server
3 9 (29.03%) Linux
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
3 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) High Availability
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing Automation
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) Ruby
2 1 (3.23%) VB
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (38.71%) MCSE
3 10 (32.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (29.03%) MCSA
5 7 (22.58%) MCITP
6 3 (9.68%) CCA
6 3 (9.68%) CCNA
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (19.35%) PCI DSS
3 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.23%) KVM
5 1 (3.23%) oVirt
5 1 (3.23%) Postfix
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.45%) WSUS
3 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco
4 10 (32.26%) Citrix
5 7 (22.58%) Apple
5 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
6 6 (19.35%) LANDesk
7 4 (12.90%) Brocade
7 4 (12.90%) Foundry
7 4 (12.90%) QNAP
7 4 (12.90%) Zoho
8 3 (9.68%) CommVault
8 3 (9.68%) GFI Software
8 3 (9.68%) Juniper
8 3 (9.68%) Lotus
8 3 (9.68%) NetApp
8 3 (9.68%) Symantec
9 1 (3.23%) HP
9 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (3.23%) SAP
Warrington, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Private Healthcare, Life Insurance,
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago