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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 33 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.57% 0.74% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 8.70% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
34 23 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.32% 8.55% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 36
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) MCSE
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
1 9 (90.00%) VMware ESX
1 9 (90.00%) MCITP
2 8 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) EMC
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (80.00%) Clustering
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) VBScript
2 8 (80.00%) VB
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) DB2
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (10.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Problem Management
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) VBScript
1 8 (80.00%) VB
1 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) MCSE
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (90.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago