The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 45 60 33
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -27
Permanent jobs citing SAN 29 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.13% 1.70% 5.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.48% 9.77% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 31
Median salary £40,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £80,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
129 133 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.38% 17.41% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 109 125 135
Median salary £44,000 £36,750 £36,645
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.72% +0.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SAN.

1 27 (45.00%) Windows
1 27 (45.00%) Linux
1 27 (45.00%) Citrix
2 26 (43.33%) VMware
3 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 23 (38.33%) NetApp
5 20 (33.33%) Cisco
6 18 (30.00%) Unix
7 16 (26.67%) XenApp
8 15 (25.00%) IBM
8 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 14 (23.33%) vSphere
10 13 (21.67%) HP
10 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
10 13 (21.67%) Firewall
10 13 (21.67%) Backup Exec
11 12 (20.00%) NetBackup
11 12 (20.00%) Solaris
11 12 (20.00%) Symantec
11 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
12 11 (18.33%) Red Hat
12 11 (18.33%) EMC
12 11 (18.33%) Oracle
12 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
13 10 (16.67%) VPN
13 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 10 (16.67%) ITIL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.33%) Apache
4 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.00%) IIS
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) IaaS
1 6 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (3.33%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) Firewall
2 11 (18.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (16.67%) VPN
4 9 (15.00%) DHCP
4 9 (15.00%) MPLS
5 8 (13.33%) BGP
5 8 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (13.33%) EIGRP
5 8 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (13.33%) NAS
5 8 (13.33%) Network Security
6 7 (11.67%) DNS
6 7 (11.67%) Internet
7 6 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (5.00%) Intranet
8 3 (5.00%) LAN
9 2 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.33%) WAN
9 2 (3.33%) Wireless
10 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) DB2
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (21.67%) Support Analyst
3 12 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 10 (16.67%) Server Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Server Support
4 10 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Wintel Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Wintel Support
4 10 (16.67%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 9 (15.00%) Wintel Server Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Backup Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (8.33%) Unix Specialist
8 4 (6.67%) Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) .NET
3 3 (5.00%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.67%) EFT
5 1 (1.67%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.67%) EPoS
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Linux
1 27 (45.00%) Windows
2 24 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (30.00%) Unix
4 12 (20.00%) Solaris
4 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.00%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (5.00%) SUSE
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.67%) CentOS
9 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) ITIL
2 6 (10.00%) Network Design
3 4 (6.67%) Change Management
3 4 (6.67%) E-business
3 4 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (6.67%) Service Management
4 3 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.00%) Change Control
4 3 (5.00%) High Availability
4 3 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.33%) Line Management
5 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.33%) People Management
5 2 (3.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.67%) Migration
6 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (8.33%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) Korn
3 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.67%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.33%) CCIE
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.67%) MCSA
3 4 (6.67%) MCSE
3 4 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.00%) CCNP
4 3 (5.00%) NCDA
4 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.33%) Degree
5 2 (3.33%) MCITP
5 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) CCNA
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.67%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) XenApp
2 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (23.33%) vSphere
4 10 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 10 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (13.33%) XenDesktop
6 7 (11.67%) NFS
6 7 (11.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) Backup Exec
2 12 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle ZFS
4 6 (10.00%) Simpana
5 4 (6.67%) SCCM
6 3 (5.00%) MAILsweeper
6 3 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (3.33%) Data Guard
7 2 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (3.33%) WSUS
8 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.67%) Legato
8 1 (1.67%) SCOM
8 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Citrix
2 26 (43.33%) VMware
3 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 23 (38.33%) NetApp
5 20 (33.33%) Cisco
6 15 (25.00%) IBM
7 13 (21.67%) HP
8 12 (20.00%) Symantec
9 11 (18.33%) EMC
9 11 (18.33%) Oracle
9 11 (18.33%) Red Hat
10 8 (13.33%) Veritas
11 7 (11.67%) CommVault
12 6 (10.00%) F5
13 5 (8.33%) Sun
14 3 (5.00%) Finjan
14 3 (5.00%) Netezza
14 3 (5.00%) Sophos
15 2 (3.33%) Dell
15 2 (3.33%) Kaspersky