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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 87 121 85
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -36
Permanent jobs citing SAN 11 10 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.94% 0.59% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.16% 3.36% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 32
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -14.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,970 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £64,550 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
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
213 298 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.19% 17.67% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 163 244 237
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +37.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Macclesfield - 3 £27,500 -
Crewe - 2 £36,500 -
Wilmslow - 2 £64,750 -
Warrington +10 1 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Northwich -2 1 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Runcorn - 1 £22,500 -
Frodsham - 1 £35,000 -
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 22 (81.48%) Windows
1 22 (81.48%) VMware
2 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
3 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco
6 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (33.33%) User Experience
8 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
8 8 (29.63%) Citrix
8 8 (29.63%) MCSE
9 7 (25.93%) Linux
9 7 (25.93%) ITIL
9 7 (25.93%) VoIP
9 7 (25.93%) MCITP
10 6 (22.22%) LANDesk
10 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
10 6 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 6 (22.22%) MCSA
10 6 (22.22%) Mac OS X
10 6 (22.22%) Apple
11 5 (18.52%) Firewall
11 5 (18.52%) HP
12 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
12 4 (14.81%) Office 365
12 4 (14.81%) SQL
12 4 (14.81%) SQL Server

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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) VoIP
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (11.11%) VLAN
4 2 (7.41%) DHCP
4 2 (7.41%) DNS
4 2 (7.41%) MPLS
4 2 (7.41%) PABX
5 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (11.11%) Marketing
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (18.52%) Team Leader
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support
3 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) RESTful
1 1 (3.70%) WAP
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) User Experience
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) IVR
4 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.93%) Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Mac OS X
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.70%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) High Availability
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Matrix Management
4 1 (3.70%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (3.70%) MVC
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (29.63%) MCSE
3 7 (25.93%) MCITP
4 6 (22.22%) MCSA
4 6 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.70%) MCP
5 1 (3.70%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.11%) Terminal Services
4 3 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.70%) vCloud
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCDPM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
1 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
1 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Citrix
5 6 (22.22%) Apple
5 6 (22.22%) LANDesk
6 5 (18.52%) HP
7 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 3 (11.11%) GFI Software
7 3 (11.11%) Juniper
8 2 (7.41%) NetApp
9 1 (3.70%) Avaya
9 1 (3.70%) EMC
9 1 (3.70%) Genesys
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle
9 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St Helens and Warrington
Networx
Salary: Circa £35,000
Posted: 13 days ago
Northwich
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 21 days ago