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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 32 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 12 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.65% 4.39% 3.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.36% 25.64% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 7
Average salary £30,000 £57,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +128.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £50,572 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £57,000 £28,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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 39 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 12.79% 17.11% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 42
Average salary £38,500 £48,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.61% +67.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £100,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (50.00%) Citrix
4 14 (46.67%) Apple
4 14 (46.67%) VoIP
4 14 (46.67%) Marketing
5 13 (43.33%) User Experience
6 11 (36.67%) VMware
6 11 (36.67%) HP
6 11 (36.67%) Terminal Services
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (23.33%) DHCP
8 7 (23.33%) DNS
9 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (20.00%) Clustering
10 5 (16.67%) Migration
10 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
10 5 (16.67%) Fat Client
10 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 5 (16.67%) Dell
10 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (16.67%) Thin Client
11 4 (13.33%) IBM
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
11 4 (13.33%) vSphere

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) VoIP
2 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (23.33%) DHCP
3 7 (23.33%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (46.67%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technician
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Wintel Support
5 1 (3.33%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Server Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) User Experience
2 6 (20.00%) Clustering
3 5 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 5 (16.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.67%) AIX
6 2 (6.67%) Solaris
6 2 (6.67%) UNIX
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.00%) High Availability
3 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.33%) Logistics
5 1 (3.33%) Business Development
5 1 (3.33%) People Management
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) Coaching
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) Bourne shell
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VBScript
2 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) MCITP
2 3 (10.00%) MCTS
3 2 (6.67%) PMP
3 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (36.67%) Terminal Services
3 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.33%) vSphere
4 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.33%) Samba
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.33%) Sendmail
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (6.67%) Legato
2 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Citrix
2 14 (46.67%) Apple
3 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 11 (36.67%) HP
4 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.67%) Dell
6 4 (13.33%) IBM
7 3 (10.00%) EMC
8 2 (6.67%) SAP
8 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 2 (6.67%) Symantec
9 1 (3.33%) ProCurve
9 1 (3.33%) Veritas
9 1 (3.33%) Cisco
9 1 (3.33%) Compaq
9 1 (3.33%) Sun
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago