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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 26 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 28 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.27% 3.68% 3.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.58% 25.37% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 18
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £35,805
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £54,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
69 67 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.92% 14.50% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 61 47 63
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £36,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £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 1 October 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Liverpool

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 42 (54.55%) EMC
2 41 (53.25%) NetApp
3 36 (46.75%) HP
3 36 (46.75%) ITIL
4 31 (40.26%) VMware
4 31 (40.26%) NAS
5 30 (38.96%) SLA
6 26 (33.77%) Firmware
7 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (29.87%) Cisco
9 22 (28.57%) Degree
10 21 (27.27%) VMware ESX
10 21 (27.27%) CLARiiON
10 21 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (27.27%) Symmetrix DMX
10 21 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
11 20 (25.97%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (24.68%) vCloud
12 19 (24.68%) VMFS
12 19 (24.68%) VMware ESXi
12 19 (24.68%) Client/Server
12 19 (24.68%) EMC Centera
12 19 (24.68%) Cloud Computing
12 19 (24.68%) PowerShell
13 18 (23.38%) VMware Server
13 18 (23.38%) e-Health
13 18 (23.38%) Change Management
13 18 (23.38%) Asset Management
13 18 (23.38%) CA
13 18 (23.38%) Capacity Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 8 (10.39%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.49%) Apache
2 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.19%) Lync
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (24.68%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (40.26%) NAS
2 6 (7.79%) DMZ
3 3 (3.90%) Internet
4 2 (2.60%) DHCP
4 2 (2.60%) SNMP
4 2 (2.60%) VPN
4 2 (2.60%) DNS
4 2 (2.60%) Firewall
5 1 (1.30%) Wireless
5 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.30%) LAN
5 1 (1.30%) VoIP
5 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Publishing
3 4 (5.19%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Advertising
4 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Technical Specialist
2 17 (22.08%) Storage Specialist
3 15 (19.48%) Analyst
4 14 (18.18%) Consultant
5 12 (15.58%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 12 (15.58%) VMware Consultant
6 8 (10.39%) Administrator
7 7 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 7 (9.09%) Storage Analyst
7 7 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
8 5 (6.49%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Manager
9 4 (5.19%) UNIX Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Support
10 3 (3.90%) HPUX Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) UNIX Support
10 3 (3.90%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (3.90%) UNIX Support Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) HPUX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) CLARiiON
1 21 (27.27%) Symmetrix DMX
2 19 (24.68%) Client/Server
2 19 (24.68%) EMC Centera
3 18 (23.38%) e-Health
4 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 12 (15.58%) Replication
6 2 (2.60%) Symmetrix
6 2 (2.60%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.30%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) UNIX
1 14 (18.18%) HPUX
2 12 (15.58%) Linux
2 12 (15.58%) Windows
3 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.49%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.75%) ITIL
2 21 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 20 (25.97%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (23.38%) Change Management
4 18 (23.38%) Asset Management
4 18 (23.38%) Capacity Management
5 9 (11.69%) Service Management
5 9 (11.69%) Problem Management
6 7 (9.09%) Change Control
7 5 (6.49%) Migration
8 4 (5.19%) Wealth Management
8 4 (5.19%) ITSM
9 3 (3.90%) Project Management
10 2 (2.60%) Information Security
10 2 (2.60%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.60%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (1.30%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.68%) PowerShell
2 14 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) Degree
2 7 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (6.49%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.60%) MCTS
4 2 (2.60%) MCITP
4 2 (2.60%) MCSE
4 2 (2.60%) MCSA
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (38.96%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (33.77%) Firmware
2 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (27.27%) VMware ESX
4 19 (24.68%) vCloud
4 19 (24.68%) VMFS
4 19 (24.68%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (23.38%) VMware Server
6 11 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 7 (9.09%) Terminal Services
8 4 (5.19%) Hyper-V
9 3 (3.90%) XenApp
10 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
10 2 (2.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Nagios
2 2 (2.60%) SCCM
2 2 (2.60%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 42 (54.55%) EMC
2 41 (53.25%) NetApp
3 36 (46.75%) HP
4 31 (40.26%) VMware
5 23 (29.87%) Cisco
6 18 (23.38%) CA
7 9 (11.69%) Citrix
7 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
8 7 (9.09%) IBM
9 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.60%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.30%) Oracle
11 1 (1.30%) Brocade
11 1 (1.30%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.30%) Mitel
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus good benefits package
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