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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 25 31 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 2 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.85% 1.14% 12.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 3.45% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 39
Average salary £67,500 £75,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £75,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
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
21 58 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 13.46% 33.14% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 55 76
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,350 £27,525
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (87.50%) NAS
2 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (75.00%) IronPort
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Symantec
2 6 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (75.00%) SMTP
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) IIS
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 6 (75.00%) Clustering
2 6 (75.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) LAN

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (75.00%) IIS
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
1 7 (87.50%) NAS
2 6 (75.00%) SMTP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (75.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) IronPort
1 6 (75.00%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft