The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 48 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 20 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.45% - 4.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.39% - 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 23
Average salary £63,500 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 - £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
82 60 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.14% 16.57% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 58 52 65
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,250 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Merseyside

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SAN
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

SAN Salary Trend in Liverpool

SAN
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 20 (60.61%) ITIL
3 19 (57.58%) EMC
4 17 (51.52%) NAS
5 16 (48.48%) Windows
6 13 (39.39%) NetApp
6 13 (39.39%) VMware
6 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (33.33%) Firewall
7 11 (33.33%) Linux
8 9 (27.27%) VPN
8 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (27.27%) CLARiiON
8 9 (27.27%) Firmware
8 9 (27.27%) Degree
8 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
8 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (24.24%) VLAN
9 8 (24.24%) NetBackup
9 8 (24.24%) Symmetrix DMX
9 8 (24.24%) vSphere
9 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
9 8 (24.24%) EMC Centera
9 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
9 8 (24.24%) WAN
9 8 (24.24%) Solaris
10 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
10 7 (21.21%) Replication
10 7 (21.21%) Service Management
10 7 (21.21%) Asset Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) NAS
2 11 (33.33%) Firewall
3 9 (27.27%) VPN
4 8 (24.24%) VLAN
4 8 (24.24%) WAN
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.06%) Internet
6 2 (6.06%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.03%) DHCP
7 1 (3.03%) HTTP
7 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Advertising
1 2 (6.06%) Banking
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Technical Specialist
2 12 (36.36%) Storage Specialist
3 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Service Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Services Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Middleware
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
1 2 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) CLARiiON
1 9 (27.27%) Firmware
1 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 8 (24.24%) Symmetrix DMX
2 8 (24.24%) EMC Centera
3 7 (21.21%) Replication
4 2 (6.06%) FlexPod
5 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.03%) Celerra
5 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
5 1 (3.03%) Clustering
5 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
3 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Solaris
5 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (21.21%) Service Management
3 7 (21.21%) Asset Management
3 7 (21.21%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.06%) ITSM
5 2 (6.06%) OOD
5 2 (6.06%) SOA
5 2 (6.06%) UML
5 2 (6.06%) OO
6 1 (3.03%) Data Management
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) Change Control
6 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (9.09%) NCDA
3 3 (9.09%) NCIE
3 3 (9.09%) CCEE
3 3 (9.09%) CCIA
3 3 (9.09%) CCA
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (6.06%) CCEA
5 1 (3.03%) MCTS
5 1 (3.03%) MCITP
5 1 (3.03%) HP AIS
5 1 (3.03%) HP ASE
5 1 (3.03%) HP MASE
5 1 (3.03%) VCAP
5 1 (3.03%) VCDX
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (24.24%) vSphere
2 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.09%) XenApp
3 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.03%) XenServer
5 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.06%) Nagios
3 1 (3.03%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 19 (57.58%) EMC
3 13 (39.39%) NetApp
3 13 (39.39%) VMware
4 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
5 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
6 5 (15.15%) IBM
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) HP
8 3 (9.09%) Citrix
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle
9 2 (6.06%) WSO2
10 1 (3.03%) ProCurve
10 1 (3.03%) Facebook
10 1 (3.03%) Twitter
10 1 (3.03%) Dell
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