The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Dudley region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing SAN 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - - 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 17.24% 20.83% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 11
Average salary £19,499 £26,125 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.36% -12.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
West Midlands

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 22 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Process Management
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Storage Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Process Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) VMware