The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 18 50 37
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAN 44 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.61% 1.74% 5.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.57% 12.50% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 6 26
Average salary £50,000 £45,750 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SAN
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 64 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.00% 13.88% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 72 50 70
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +27.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 44 (54.32%) EMC
2 43 (53.09%) NetApp
3 42 (51.85%) ITIL
4 37 (45.68%) NAS
5 35 (43.21%) HP
6 31 (38.27%) SLA
6 31 (38.27%) VMware
7 27 (33.33%) Firmware
8 26 (32.10%) Cisco
8 26 (32.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (29.63%) Degree
9 24 (29.63%) CLARiiON
9 24 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (28.40%) Symmetrix DMX
11 22 (27.16%) VMware ESX
12 21 (25.93%) EMC Centera
13 20 (24.69%) Asset Management
13 20 (24.69%) Capacity Planning
14 19 (23.46%) Performance Tuning
15 18 (22.22%) vCloud
15 18 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
15 18 (22.22%) VMFS
15 18 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
15 18 (22.22%) PowerShell
15 18 (22.22%) Client/Server
16 17 (20.99%) CA
16 17 (20.99%) VMware Server
16 17 (20.99%) e-Health
16 17 (20.99%) Change Management
16 17 (20.99%) Capacity Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (8.64%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.94%) Lync
4 4 (4.94%) Apache
5 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.23%) IIS
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (45.68%) NAS
2 6 (7.41%) DMZ
3 4 (4.94%) Internet
4 3 (3.70%) DHCP
4 3 (3.70%) VPN
4 3 (3.70%) DNS
5 2 (2.47%) SNMP
5 2 (2.47%) Firewall
6 1 (1.23%) Wireless
6 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.23%) LAN
6 1 (1.23%) VoIP
6 1 (1.23%) WAN
6 1 (1.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (13.58%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Publishing
3 5 (6.17%) Advertising
4 4 (4.94%) Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Technical Specialist
2 22 (27.16%) Storage Specialist
3 15 (18.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 15 (18.52%) Analyst
4 14 (17.28%) Consultant
5 12 (14.81%) VMware Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) VMware Specialist
6 7 (8.64%) Storage Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Technical Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.70%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.70%) UNIX Support Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Services Manager
9 3 (3.70%) HPUX Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (33.33%) Firmware
2 24 (29.63%) CLARiiON
3 23 (28.40%) Symmetrix DMX
4 21 (25.93%) EMC Centera
5 18 (22.22%) Client/Server
6 17 (20.99%) e-Health
7 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
8 14 (17.28%) Replication
9 3 (3.70%) Thin Client
9 3 (3.70%) Fat Client
10 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.47%) Symmetrix
11 1 (1.23%) Clustering
11 1 (1.23%) Celerra
11 1 (1.23%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) UNIX
1 12 (14.81%) Windows
1 12 (14.81%) HPUX
2 11 (13.58%) Linux
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.94%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.85%) ITIL
2 24 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (24.69%) Asset Management
3 20 (24.69%) Capacity Planning
4 19 (23.46%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (20.99%) Capacity Management
5 17 (20.99%) Change Management
6 13 (16.05%) Problem Management
6 13 (16.05%) Service Management
7 7 (8.64%) Change Control
8 5 (6.17%) ITSM
9 4 (4.94%) Migration
9 4 (4.94%) Wealth Management
10 3 (3.70%) Project Management
11 2 (2.47%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.47%) Information Security
11 2 (2.47%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (2.47%) Technical Analysis
12 1 (1.23%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 12 (14.81%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (29.63%) Degree
2 8 (9.88%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (9.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.70%) MCTS
3 3 (3.70%) MCITP
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.47%) MCSE
4 2 (2.47%) MCSA
5 1 (1.23%) CCA
5 1 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.23%) HP AIS
5 1 (1.23%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.23%) HP MASE
5 1 (1.23%) VCDX
5 1 (1.23%) NCDA
5 1 (1.23%) NCIE
5 1 (1.23%) VCAP
5 1 (1.23%) CCEE
5 1 (1.23%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (38.27%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (32.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (27.16%) VMware ESX
3 18 (22.22%) VMFS
3 18 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (22.22%) vCloud
4 17 (20.99%) VMware Server
5 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
6 7 (8.64%) Terminal Services
7 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
8 4 (4.94%) XenApp
9 3 (3.70%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.70%) vSphere
10 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Nagios
2 3 (3.70%) HP SIM
3 2 (2.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (54.32%) EMC
2 43 (53.09%) NetApp
3 35 (43.21%) HP
4 31 (38.27%) VMware
5 26 (32.10%) Cisco
6 17 (20.99%) CA
7 10 (12.35%) IBM
8 9 (11.11%) Citrix
9 8 (9.88%) Red Hat
10 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
11 3 (3.70%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.23%) Mitel
12 1 (1.23%) Brocade
12 1 (1.23%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.23%) Dell
12 1 (1.23%) Oracle
Liverpool
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £425 - £440 per day + many benefits
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