The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 22 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.66% - 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.71% - 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 7
Average salary £50,000 - £32,000
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 - £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 - £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 15 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.13% 6.52% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 30
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £33,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £43,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SAN
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SAN Salary Trend in Chester

SAN
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Chester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Chester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN.

1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (66.67%) Clustering
2 12 (66.67%) MCITP
3 11 (61.11%) Problem Management
3 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (55.56%) Finance
5 9 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 9 (50.00%) EMC
5 9 (50.00%) MCSE
6 8 (44.44%) VBScript
6 8 (44.44%) VB
6 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 8 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 4 (22.22%) VoIP
9 4 (22.22%) HP
9 4 (22.22%) DHCP
10 3 (16.67%) SCVMM
10 3 (16.67%) MCTS
10 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (16.67%) Migration
10 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (16.67%) Dell

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) VoIP
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) LAN
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Support
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) AIX
7 1 (5.56%) Solaris
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Problem Management
2 8 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Logistics
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) VBScript
1 8 (44.44%) VB
1 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (66.67%) MCITP
2 9 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) MCTS
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) Samba
5 1 (5.56%) Sendmail
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) Legato
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) EMC
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Dell
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) Apple
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) Veritas
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) Compaq
7 1 (5.56%) Sun
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