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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 74 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 13 14 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.28% 1.08% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.56% 6.73% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 43
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,750 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,050 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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
136 208 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.40% 16.05% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 86 153 275
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +5 5 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Chester +1 1 £34,000 -
Crewe - 1 £29,000 -
Northwich - 1 £32,000 - 2
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (62.07%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
3 15 (51.72%) Cisco
3 15 (51.72%) Windows
3 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
4 13 (44.83%) Finance
5 11 (37.93%) Firewall
6 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (27.59%) PowerHA
7 8 (27.59%) Puppet
7 8 (27.59%) CFEngine
7 8 (27.59%) OpenStack
7 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (27.59%) Clustering
7 8 (27.59%) Nagios
7 8 (27.59%) Linux
7 8 (27.59%) Python
7 8 (27.59%) SQL
7 8 (27.59%) Unix
7 8 (27.59%) Veritas
7 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
7 8 (27.59%) Ansible
7 8 (27.59%) Docker
7 8 (27.59%) OpenShift
7 8 (27.59%) Palo Alto
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
8 7 (24.14%) Perl
8 7 (24.14%) Ruby
8 7 (24.14%) VLAN

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 8 (27.59%) OpenStack
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.34%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (27.59%) OpenShift
3 4 (13.79%) Office 365
4 2 (6.90%) SaaS
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 7 (24.14%) 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%) Ethernet
4 3 (10.34%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) PABX
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
General
1 13 (44.83%) 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 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (17.24%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Server Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) IT Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) IT Support
4 3 (10.34%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) EMC VNX
3 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
1 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
2 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) 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%) Python
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) Perl
2 7 (24.14%) Ruby
3 3 (10.34%) 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%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) Docker
2 8 (27.59%) PowerHA
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.69%) vSphere
4 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.34%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Ansible
1 8 (27.59%) CFEngine
1 8 (27.59%) Nagios
1 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (27.59%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Cisco
3 8 (27.59%) Palo Alto
3 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
3 8 (27.59%) Veritas
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.69%) EMC
5 6 (20.69%) HP
6 5 (17.24%) IBM
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 3 (10.34%) Juniper
8 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.90%) NetApp
9 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.45%) Citrix
9 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
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