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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 31 47 21
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Permanent jobs citing SAN 4 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.41% 0.43% 8.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.12% 2.86% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Median salary £32,000 £32,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.78%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
33 35 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.88% 15.02% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 33
Median salary £33,750 £31,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.87% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,041 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Chester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Chester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Mac OS X
2 6 (85.71%) Apple
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) LANDesk
2 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) User Experience
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing
4 3 (42.86%) GFI Software
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 4 (57.14%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Malware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Mac OS X
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
1 1 (14.29%) Change Control
1 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) Information Security
1 1 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
1 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Apple
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) LANDesk
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) GFI Software
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft