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 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 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.81% - 5.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.24% - 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 17
Average salary £66,250 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 - £62,500
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
29 69 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.29% 34.16% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28 66 59
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +10.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £51,000
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 24 December 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 (94.12%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) ITIL
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (76.47%) NAS
3 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 11 (64.71%) DNS
3 11 (64.71%) Clustering
4 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
4 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (47.06%) Perl
5 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
5 8 (47.06%) .NET
5 8 (47.06%) IIS
5 8 (47.06%) SMTP
5 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (47.06%) Symantec
5 8 (47.06%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
5 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Migration
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) EMC
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
8 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco
8 4 (23.53%) Juniper
8 4 (23.53%) McAfee
8 4 (23.53%) Change Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
1 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (47.06%) IIS
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) NAS
2 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 11 (64.71%) DNS
3 8 (47.06%) SMTP
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 3 (17.65%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Messaging Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (17.65%) SQL DBA
2 3 (17.65%) DBA
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (17.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Load Balancing
3 6 (35.29%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
4 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Database Security
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Perl
1 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
2 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Symantec
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) EMC
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) McAfee
3 4 (23.53%) IronPort
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) Apple
5 2 (11.76%) ProCurve