The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 7 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 8.70% - 31.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% - 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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 Dudley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 8.70% 13.04% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

SAN
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

SAN Salary Trend in Dudley

SAN
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix