The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 43 50 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.74% 1.70% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 7.45% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 4
Average salary - £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 94 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.55% 22.82% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 22
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Cheshire

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware