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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 25 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.84% 12.04% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.00% 48.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 0
Average salary £35,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 18.25% 25.00% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 31
Average salary £34,500 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £35,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

SAN
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

SAN Salary Trend in Knutsford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 17 (100.00%) ITIL
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 15 (88.24%) MCSE
2 15 (88.24%) DHCP
2 15 (88.24%) HP
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 13 (76.47%) PowerShell
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (76.47%) NAS
3 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
3 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
3 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
4 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (64.71%) ADSL
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco
4 11 (64.71%) IBM
4 11 (64.71%) MCP
4 11 (64.71%) VPN
4 11 (64.71%) CCNA
4 11 (64.71%) Dell
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (64.71%) Juniper
4 11 (64.71%) Change Management
4 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
4 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
4 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
1 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 15 (88.24%) DHCP
3 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
3 13 (76.47%) NAS
4 11 (64.71%) VPN
4 11 (64.71%) VDSL
4 11 (64.71%) VLAN
4 11 (64.71%) ADSL
5 4 (23.53%) LAN
5 4 (23.53%) WAN
5 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
6 2 (11.76%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) IT Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) EMC VNX
3 2 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
3 11 (64.71%) Windows 8
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (64.71%) Change Management
2 11 (64.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
3 6 (35.29%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
4 4 (23.53%) Patch Management
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) MCSE
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (64.71%) CCNA
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (64.71%) JNCIA
2 11 (64.71%) MCTS
2 11 (64.71%) MCITP
2 11 (64.71%) MCP
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (23.53%) vSphere
3 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (23.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
1 4 (23.53%) WSUS
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) HP
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Dell
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) IBM
2 11 (64.71%) Juniper
3 6 (35.29%) Symantec
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 4 (23.53%) ProCurve
5 2 (11.76%) IronPort