The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 120 92 124
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +32
Permanent jobs citing SAN 63 87 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.84% 2.62% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.30% 16.48% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 54 63 52
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £23,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £52,700
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
512 528 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.99% 15.91% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 445 429 449
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAN
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SAN Salary Trend in Manchester

SAN
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Manchester

SAN
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Rochdale +2 3 £70,000 +48.93% 1
Altrincham - 3 £32,000 -
Stockport +15 1 £52,500 +31.25%
Bury - 1 £35,000 -
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SAN.

1 96 (80.00%) Windows
2 63 (52.50%) VMware
3 57 (47.50%) Windows Server
4 51 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (39.17%) Microsoft
6 45 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 43 (35.83%) SQL Server
8 40 (33.33%) Cisco
9 39 (32.50%) High Availability
10 37 (30.83%) SQL
11 35 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 33 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 30 (25.00%) Firewall
14 29 (24.17%) Replication
14 29 (24.17%) Linux
15 28 (23.33%) T-SQL
15 28 (23.33%) PowerShell
16 27 (22.50%) LAN
16 27 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (22.50%) Capacity Planning
16 27 (22.50%) Performance Monitoring
17 26 (21.67%) Performance Analysis
17 26 (21.67%) DTS
17 26 (21.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 25 (20.83%) WAN
18 25 (20.83%) HP
19 23 (19.17%) LiteSpeed
19 23 (19.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 22 (18.33%) Clustering
20 22 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 22 (18.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (6.67%) IIS
4 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.50%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.83%) nginx
6 1 (0.83%) Node.js
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.17%) Office 365
2 13 (10.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.17%) IaaS
4 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.83%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.00%) Firewall
2 27 (22.50%) LAN
3 25 (20.83%) WAN
4 21 (17.50%) VoIP
5 19 (15.83%) DHCP
6 18 (15.00%) VPN
7 16 (13.33%) DNS
8 15 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 13 (10.83%) Wireless
10 11 (9.17%) NAS
11 9 (7.50%) Ethernet
11 9 (7.50%) Internet
12 8 (6.67%) IPsec
13 7 (5.83%) IPv4
14 6 (5.00%) DDNS
14 6 (5.00%) IP Telephony
15 4 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (3.33%) Cisco IPT
15 4 (3.33%) VLAN
15 4 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (35.83%) SQL Server
2 26 (21.67%) DTS
2 26 (21.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (19.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 20 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (14.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.67%) MySQL
9 1 (0.83%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.83%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) ERwin
2 1 (0.83%) Ant
General
1 14 (11.67%) Finance
2 13 (10.83%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Automotive
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (21.67%) DBA
1 26 (21.67%) SQL DBA
2 24 (20.00%) Analyst
3 19 (15.83%) Administrator
4 18 (15.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 16 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
6 15 (12.50%) Server Engineer
7 14 (11.67%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (8.33%) Support Engineer
9 10 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (6.67%) SAN Engineer
11 8 (6.67%) Server Analyst
12 7 (5.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 7 (5.83%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (5.83%) Systems Manager
12 7 (5.83%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (1.67%) Middleware
3 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.83%) LAMP
3 1 (0.83%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.17%) Replication
2 22 (18.33%) Clustering
3 13 (10.83%) HP StoreVirtual
4 11 (9.17%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.83%) Driving Licence
5 7 (5.83%) Symmetrix
6 6 (5.00%) CCTV
6 6 (5.00%) FMCG
6 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (5.00%) RSA SecurID
7 4 (3.33%) Fat Client
7 4 (3.33%) IBM XIV
7 4 (3.33%) Thin Client
8 3 (2.50%) CLARiiON
8 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.83%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.83%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 96 (80.00%) Windows
2 57 (47.50%) Windows Server
3 51 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (24.17%) Linux
6 27 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (6.67%) CentOS
7 8 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.83%) Mac OS X
8 7 (5.83%) Unix
9 5 (4.17%) Solaris
10 4 (3.33%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.50%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (2.50%) Debian
11 3 (2.50%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.67%) Android
12 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.50%) High Availability
2 27 (22.50%) Capacity Planning
2 27 (22.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 26 (21.67%) Performance Analysis
4 19 (15.83%) ITIL
5 15 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (10.83%) Change Control
7 12 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 11 (9.17%) Change Management
9 9 (7.50%) Service Management
10 8 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.67%) Project Management
11 6 (5.00%) Service Delivery
12 5 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.17%) Migration
12 5 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (4.17%) Supplier Management
13 4 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (3.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.83%) SQL
2 28 (23.33%) PowerShell
2 28 (23.33%) T-SQL
3 9 (7.50%) VBScript
4 6 (5.00%) VB
5 3 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (0.83%) Perl
6 1 (0.83%) Python
6 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (15.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (14.17%) CCNA
2 17 (14.17%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (13.33%) MCSE
4 11 (9.17%) MCSA
5 10 (8.33%) Degree
6 6 (5.00%) MCITP
6 6 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (4.17%) MCP
8 3 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.50%) MCTS
8 3 (2.50%) NCDA
9 2 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 35 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (14.17%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.83%) SRDF
4 7 (5.83%) XenDesktop
5 6 (5.00%) vSphere
5 6 (5.00%) Xen
5 6 (5.00%) XenServer
6 4 (3.33%) Terminal Services
7 3 (2.50%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.50%) XenApp
8 2 (1.67%) vCloud
9 1 (0.83%) iptables
9 1 (0.83%) KVM
9 1 (0.83%) NFS
9 1 (0.83%) oVirt
9 1 (0.83%) Postfix
9 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (19.17%) LiteSpeed
2 9 (7.50%) cPanel
2 9 (7.50%) Plesk
2 9 (7.50%) SCCM
3 6 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (5.00%) ServiceCenter
4 4 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.50%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.50%) Nagios
5 3 (2.50%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.67%) SCOM
6 2 (1.67%) SnapMirror
6 2 (1.67%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.83%) Cacti
7 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.83%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.83%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.83%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 63 (52.50%) VMware
2 47 (39.17%) Microsoft
3 40 (33.33%) Cisco
4 25 (20.83%) HP
5 18 (15.00%) NetApp
6 13 (10.83%) 3PAR
7 12 (10.00%) Citrix
8 9 (7.50%) EMC
8 9 (7.50%) Remedy
9 8 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 7 (5.83%) CheckPoint
10 7 (5.83%) Nimble Storage
11 6 (5.00%) Veeam
12 5 (4.17%) Dell
13 4 (3.33%) IBM
13 4 (3.33%) Oracle
13 4 (3.33%) SAP
13 4 (3.33%) Sophos
13 4 (3.33%) Symantec
14 3 (2.50%) Sun
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Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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