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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 20 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 14 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 7.91% - 6.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 56.00% - 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 12
Average salary £50,000 - £52,250
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 - £47,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 14.12% 19.67% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 26
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £41,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £63,500 £58,500
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
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Knutsford

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) ITIL
3 13 (56.52%) Finance
4 11 (47.83%) EMC
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco
5 9 (39.13%) Clustering
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (39.13%) NAS
6 8 (34.78%) Replication
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
7 7 (30.43%) DNS
7 7 (30.43%) Juniper
7 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (30.43%) Problem Management
8 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (26.09%) Brocade
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (26.09%) Symantec
8 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
8 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
9 5 (21.74%) IIS
9 5 (21.74%) SQL
9 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
9 5 (21.74%) AIX
9 5 (21.74%) Migration
9 5 (21.74%) zOS
9 5 (21.74%) Tivoli
9 5 (21.74%) HP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
1 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (21.74%) IIS
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) NAS
2 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
2 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) SMTP
4 3 (13.04%) DHCP
4 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 3 (13.04%) WAN
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall
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 13 (56.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) DBA
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server DBA
1 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Messaging Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Team Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Principal Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Principal Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Clustering
2 8 (34.78%) Replication
3 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.70%) FlexPod
5 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
5 5 (21.74%) AIX
5 5 (21.74%) zOS
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (13.04%) MVS
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
7 3 (13.04%) Windows NT
8 2 (8.70%) OS/400
8 2 (8.70%) HPUX
8 2 (8.70%) Solaris
8 2 (8.70%) Linux
8 2 (8.70%) SUSE
8 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Problem Management
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Database Security
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (17.39%) Change Management
4 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
5 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
1 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
2 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
2 4 (17.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) 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
1 3 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) LiteSpeed
2 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Tivoli
2 4 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (13.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) EMC
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Juniper
4 6 (26.09%) Symantec
4 6 (26.09%) Brocade
5 5 (21.74%) HP
6 4 (17.39%) McAfee
7 3 (13.04%) Apple
7 3 (13.04%) ProCurve
7 3 (13.04%) Dell
8 2 (8.70%) IBM
8 2 (8.70%) BMC
8 2 (8.70%) CA
8 2 (8.70%) NetApp
8 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle
8 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.70%) VMware