The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 53 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.26% 1.16% 3.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 13.51% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 12
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -15.49%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
SAN
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 37 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.64% 8.56% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 70
Average salary £42,500 £30,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £37,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SAN
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SAN Salary Trend in Lancashire

SAN
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +6 3 £48,500 +49.23% 1
Blackburn - 2 £46,250 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £46,000 -
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) VMS
5 3 (33.33%) Ingres
5 3 (33.33%) SMS
5 3 (33.33%) AIX
5 3 (33.33%) HPUX
5 3 (33.33%) Solaris
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) DB2
5 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
5 3 (33.33%) Novell
5 3 (33.33%) Veritas
5 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) AS400
5 3 (33.33%) WebSphere

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) SMS
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
1 3 (33.33%) Ingres
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 3 (33.33%) AS400
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) VMS
3 3 (33.33%) AIX
3 3 (33.33%) HPUX
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VCP4
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) Novell
5 3 (33.33%) Veritas
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Draytek
6 1 (11.11%) NETGEAR
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) Lotus
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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