The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 29 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.11% 1.10% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.95% 5.41% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £29,125 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.38% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £32,500 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 37 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 22.28% 20.44% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 14
Average salary £34,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.45% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,338 £40,000 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SAN
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

SAN Salary Trend in Halifax

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) HND
2 10 (83.33%) UNIX
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Business Continuity
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 9 (75.00%) HNC
3 9 (75.00%) MCSE
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (75.00%) Avaya
3 9 (75.00%) DEFINITY
3 9 (75.00%) Avaya Certification
3 9 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (75.00%) Workflow
3 9 (75.00%) Degree
3 9 (75.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) HPUX
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DEFINITY
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Operations Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 9 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (75.00%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) HND
2 9 (75.00%) MCSE
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) Avaya Certification
2 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) HNC
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Avaya
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat