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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 75 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 14 18 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.40% 1.36% 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.45% 9.28% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 40
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £32,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
134 194 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.40% 14.64% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 78 155 290
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +2 4 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Chester -4 1 £34,000 -17.57%
Macclesfield - 1 £27,500 -
Northwich - 1 £32,000 - 1
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 19 (65.52%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
3 15 (51.72%) Windows
3 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
4 14 (48.28%) Cisco
4 14 (48.28%) Finance
5 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (34.48%) Firewall
7 9 (31.03%) Linux
8 8 (27.59%) SQL
8 8 (27.59%) VLAN
8 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
9 7 (24.14%) Puppet
9 7 (24.14%) PowerHA
9 7 (24.14%) CFEngine
9 7 (24.14%) OpenStack
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (24.14%) OpenShift
9 7 (24.14%) Ansible
9 7 (24.14%) Docker
9 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
9 7 (24.14%) Unix
9 7 (24.14%) Python
9 7 (24.14%) Veritas
9 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
9 7 (24.14%) Clustering
9 7 (24.14%) Nagios
9 7 (24.14%) EMC

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 7 (24.14%) OpenStack
2 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
3 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.90%) Confluence
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (24.14%) OpenShift
3 4 (13.79%) Office 365
4 2 (6.90%) SaaS
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) VLAN
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (10.34%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) DNS
4 3 (10.34%) MPLS
4 3 (10.34%) PABX
5 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) IT Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) IT Support
3 5 (17.24%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Server Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
1 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Unix
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) AIX
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
1 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
2 2 (6.90%) Data Encryption
2 2 (6.90%) Information Security
2 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
3 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.45%) Customer Insight
3 1 (3.45%) Information Management
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL
3 1 (3.45%) ITSM
3 1 (3.45%) Service Management
3 1 (3.45%) Time Management
3 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) Python
3 6 (20.69%) Perl
3 6 (20.69%) Ruby
4 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) MCITP
1 3 (10.34%) MCSE
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) RHCE
2 2 (6.90%) RHCSA
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (24.14%) Docker
3 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
3 7 (24.14%) PowerHA
4 6 (20.69%) vSphere
5 4 (13.79%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Ansible
1 7 (24.14%) CFEngine
1 7 (24.14%) Nagios
1 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco
3 7 (24.14%) EMC
3 7 (24.14%) Palo Alto
3 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
3 7 (24.14%) Veritas
4 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.24%) HP
5 5 (17.24%) IBM
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle
6 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago