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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 26 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.59% - 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% - 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 9
Average salary £50,000 - £32,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £37,600
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
42 17 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.27% 7.36% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 38
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £35,000 £64,000
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 24 December 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Chester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (45.83%) VoIP
4 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (45.83%) Clustering
4 11 (45.83%) MCITP
5 10 (41.67%) VMware
5 10 (41.67%) Problem Management
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (37.50%) Apple
6 9 (37.50%) Finance
6 9 (37.50%) Marketing
7 8 (33.33%) MCSE
7 8 (33.33%) EMC
7 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
7 8 (33.33%) User Experience
8 7 (29.17%) VBScript
8 7 (29.17%) VB
8 7 (29.17%) Citrix
8 7 (29.17%) Terminal Services
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (29.17%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 4 (16.67%) DHCP
10 4 (16.67%) HP
11 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (45.83%) VoIP
3 4 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) WAN
4 3 (12.50%) DNS
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
1 9 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 4 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Server Support
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Technician
3 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 1 (4.17%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Clustering
2 8 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Problem Management
2 7 (29.17%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.50%) High Availability
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) VBScript
1 7 (29.17%) VB
1 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Bourne shell
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (45.83%) MCITP
2 8 (33.33%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) MCTS
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 7 (29.17%) Terminal Services
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.17%) Samba
6 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
6 1 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.17%) Legato
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) Apple
4 8 (33.33%) EMC
5 7 (29.17%) Citrix
6 4 (16.67%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) Dell
8 2 (8.33%) SAP
9 1 (4.17%) IBM
9 1 (4.17%) Sun
9 1 (4.17%) Veritas
9 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.17%) Compaq
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