The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Knutsford region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 11 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 15 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 14.42% - 9.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 62.50% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 18
Average salary £50,000 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 - £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £39,512 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -2.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 28 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 23.08% 13.66% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 45
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,100 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Cheshire

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
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Knutsford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 16 (69.57%) ITIL
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) EMC
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) Replication
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
4 8 (34.78%) Brocade
5 7 (30.43%) Tivoli
6 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (21.74%) LiteSpeed
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
7 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
7 5 (21.74%) Capacity Management
7 5 (21.74%) Database Security
7 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (21.74%) AIX
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
7 5 (21.74%) Clustering
7 5 (21.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (21.74%) zOS
7 5 (21.74%) MVS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) DB2
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) DBA
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server DBA
1 5 (21.74%) Team Leader
1 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
2 3 (13.04%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Head of Operations
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) IT Support
3 2 (8.70%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Replication
2 5 (21.74%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) FlexPod
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) AIX
2 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
2 5 (21.74%) zOS
2 5 (21.74%) MVS
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
3 3 (13.04%) Windows NT
4 2 (8.70%) OS/400
4 2 (8.70%) HPUX
4 2 (8.70%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 2 (8.70%) SUSE
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
3 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
3 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Capacity Management
3 5 (21.74%) Database Security
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Time Management
4 3 (13.04%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
1 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCP
2 3 (13.04%) MCSE
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) LiteSpeed
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Tivoli
2 5 (21.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) EMC
2 8 (34.78%) Brocade
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) Juniper
5 2 (8.70%) BMC
5 2 (8.70%) CA
5 2 (8.70%) NetApp
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) Apple
5 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) ProCurve
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle