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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 20 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 23 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.04% 2.29% 5.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.00% 23.08% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 10
Average salary £33,852 £57,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.61% +132.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £52,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £57,000 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
50 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.48% 9.92% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 45
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +72.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,500 £57,000
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 20 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Chester

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 13 (46.43%) VoIP
3 13 (46.43%) Citrix
3 13 (46.43%) Apple
3 13 (46.43%) Marketing
4 11 (39.29%) VMware
4 11 (39.29%) HP
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 9 (32.14%) Terminal Services
6 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.00%) DHCP
7 7 (25.00%) DNS
8 6 (21.43%) Clustering
9 5 (17.86%) Migration
9 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
9 5 (17.86%) Fat Client
9 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
9 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
9 5 (17.86%) Dell
9 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (17.86%) Thin Client
10 4 (14.29%) IBM
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 4 (14.29%) vSphere
10 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Project
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) VoIP
2 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 7 (25.00%) DHCP
3 7 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (46.43%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Infrastructure Technician
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Server Operations Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Server Support
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Clustering
2 5 (17.86%) Fat Client
2 5 (17.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000
6 2 (7.14%) UNIX
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) AIX
6 2 (7.14%) Solaris
6 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.71%) High Availability
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.57%) Logistics
5 1 (3.57%) Business Development
5 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) Bourne shell
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VBScript
2 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (14.29%) MCITP
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) MCTS
3 2 (7.14%) PMP
3 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Terminal Services
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.57%) Samba
5 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
5 1 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCVMM
2 2 (7.14%) Legato
2 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.57%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Citrix
1 13 (46.43%) Apple
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) HP
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Dell
5 4 (14.29%) IBM
6 3 (10.71%) EMC
7 2 (7.14%) Symantec
7 2 (7.14%) SAP
7 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle
8 1 (3.57%) Sun
8 1 (3.57%) Compaq
8 1 (3.57%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.57%) Veritas
Chester, Cheshire
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