The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 58 49 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.94% 1.59% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.94% 14.00% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Median salary £37,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% +3.17%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
72 50 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.56% 11.36% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 57 38 45
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £18,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley 0 2 £39,000 +20.00%
Blackburn - 1 £35,000 -
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Business Development
3 3 (42.86%) WatchGuard
3 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Server Building
4 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
4 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
4 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Sun

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Business Development Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Business Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Development Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
1 2 (28.57%) HPUX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Development
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
3 3 (42.86%) WatchGuard
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Sun