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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - 4 13
Permanent jobs citing SAN 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - 25.00% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 66.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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 Dudley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 15.79% 37.50% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 September 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) PDA
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware