The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 61 26 66
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +40
Permanent jobs citing SAN 13 34 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.64% 6.13% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.97% 26.77% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 5
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £26,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 127 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.31% 22.88% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 138 117 111
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SAN
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Coventry region.

SAN Salary Trend in Coventry

SAN
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) NetApp
3 13 (41.94%) VMware
4 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 11 (35.48%) UNIX
5 10 (32.26%) HP
5 10 (32.26%) Citrix
5 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (29.03%) Cisco
6 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
7 8 (25.81%) Ubuntu
7 8 (25.81%) vSphere
8 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (22.58%) IBM
8 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
9 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
9 6 (19.35%) NAS
9 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (16.13%) NetBackup
10 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (16.13%) ITIL
10 5 (16.13%) DNS
10 5 (16.13%) DHCP
10 5 (16.13%) Symantec
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) Apache
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.45%) Lync
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) NAS
2 5 (16.13%) DHCP
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 4 (12.90%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
6 1 (3.23%) SSL
6 1 (3.23%) MPLS
6 1 (3.23%) HTTP
6 1 (3.23%) LAN
6 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) AIX Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Server Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Sales Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
1 1 (3.23%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 11 (35.48%) UNIX
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (25.81%) Ubuntu
6 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (12.90%) AIX
8 4 (12.90%) Solaris
9 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) Line Management
5 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) C
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) VBScript
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
2 4 (12.90%) MCSA
3 3 (9.68%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) MCITP
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (6.45%) NCDA
4 2 (6.45%) NCIE
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) CCA
5 1 (3.23%) EMC Certification
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.81%) vSphere
3 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
4 4 (12.90%) XenApp
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (6.45%) NFS
6 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
6 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) NetBackup
2 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
2 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (12.90%) SCCM
3 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.45%) SCOM
5 1 (3.23%) WSUS
5 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) NetApp
2 13 (41.94%) VMware
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (32.26%) HP
4 10 (32.26%) Citrix
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco
6 7 (22.58%) IBM
7 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
8 5 (16.13%) Symantec
9 4 (12.90%) EMC
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle
9 4 (12.90%) SAP
10 2 (6.45%) Dell
10 2 (6.45%) Veritas
11 1 (3.23%) Sophos
11 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
11 1 (3.23%) Open-E
11 1 (3.23%) CommVault