The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 37 29 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing SAN 22 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.85% 5.68% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.21% 29.49% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 4
Median salary £51,000 £41,250 £46,200
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
78 78 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.18% 19.26% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 24
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

SAN Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SAN.

1 37 (82.22%) Linux
2 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (60.00%) ITIL
2 27 (60.00%) Windows
3 26 (57.78%) PaaS
3 26 (57.78%) IaaS
4 24 (53.33%) Windows Server
5 22 (48.89%) PRINCE2
6 20 (44.44%) Data Centre
7 19 (42.22%) Oracle
7 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
7 19 (42.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (42.22%) VMware
7 19 (42.22%) Banking
8 18 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (37.78%) IIS
10 16 (35.56%) Citrix
10 16 (35.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (35.56%) Video Conferencing
11 15 (33.33%) TOGAF
11 15 (33.33%) ITIL V3
12 14 (31.11%) NetApp
12 14 (31.11%) Solaris
12 14 (31.11%) OpenVMS
13 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
13 13 (28.89%) MCSE
13 13 (28.89%) DevOps
14 12 (26.67%) Line Management
14 12 (26.67%) Mentoring
14 12 (26.67%) AirWatch

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (37.78%) IIS
2 12 (26.67%) Apache
2 12 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (26.67%) JBoss
2 12 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.67%) Confluence
4 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
1 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 26 (57.78%) IaaS
1 26 (57.78%) PaaS
2 12 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (26.67%) SaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) DHCP
1 12 (26.67%) DNS
1 12 (26.67%) VPN
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
2 2 (4.44%) NAS
2 2 (4.44%) Network Security
2 2 (4.44%) Skype
2 2 (4.44%) VoIP
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 19 (42.22%) Banking
2 9 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Architect
1 14 (31.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (26.67%) Cloud Architect
2 12 (26.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Database Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Database Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Architecture Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) PowerShell Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 16 (35.56%) Video Conferencing
3 12 (26.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (26.67%) Public Cloud
4 8 (17.78%) NHS
5 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.67%) Wiki
7 1 (2.22%) Clustering
7 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (82.22%) Linux
2 27 (60.00%) Windows
3 24 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 19 (42.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (31.11%) OpenVMS
5 14 (31.11%) Solaris
6 12 (26.67%) Unix
7 7 (15.56%) HPUX
8 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) ITIL
2 22 (48.89%) PRINCE2
3 15 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 15 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 13 (28.89%) DevOps
5 12 (26.67%) Identity Management
5 12 (26.67%) Line Management
5 12 (26.67%) Load Balancing
5 12 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 12 (26.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 12 (26.67%) Wealth Management
6 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 10 (22.22%) ITSM
7 10 (22.22%) Programme Management
7 10 (22.22%) Service Management
8 6 (13.33%) Server Hardening
9 4 (8.89%) High Availability
9 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.89%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 10 (22.22%) SQL
3 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.44%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (28.89%) MCSE
3 12 (26.67%) CCNA
3 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (26.67%) Degree
3 12 (26.67%) EMC Certification
4 3 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 18 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.89%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (8.89%) XenApp
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) AirWatch
2 8 (17.78%) SCOM
3 6 (13.33%) SCCM
4 5 (11.11%) Nagios
5 4 (8.89%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (8.89%) SCOrch
6 3 (6.67%) EdgeSight
6 3 (6.67%) SCVMM
7 2 (4.44%) OpenView
7 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (4.44%) Puppet
7 2 (4.44%) SCDPM
7 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (42.22%) Oracle
2 19 (42.22%) VMware
3 16 (35.56%) Citrix
4 14 (31.11%) NetApp
5 12 (26.67%) Cisco
5 12 (26.67%) EMC
5 12 (26.67%) IBM
5 12 (26.67%) Software AG
6 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
7 8 (17.78%) HP
8 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.44%) InterSystems
9 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com