The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 27 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.48% 2.29% 5.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 60.00% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Median salary £34,000 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.57% -17.50%
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 Chester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 5 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 20.00% 3.82% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 35
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Chester region with a requirement for SAN.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) VMware