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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 138 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 56 89 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.56% 2.48% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.18% 17.32% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 45 62 69
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,600 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
550 514 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.31% 14.35% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 482 431 486
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -6 5 £55,000 -5.17%
Stockport -4 2 £36,750 +18.54%
Altrincham +2 1 - -
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 83 (69.17%) Windows
2 58 (48.33%) VMware
3 53 (44.17%) Microsoft
4 49 (40.83%) Windows Server
5 42 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 42 (35.00%) Cisco
5 42 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 41 (34.17%) Firewall
6 41 (34.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (29.17%) High Availability
8 34 (28.33%) SQL
9 32 (26.67%) PowerShell
10 31 (25.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 28 (23.33%) LAN
11 28 (23.33%) Replication
12 27 (22.50%) Linux
13 26 (21.67%) T-SQL
14 24 (20.00%) DTS
14 24 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 23 (19.17%) Clustering
15 23 (19.17%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (18.33%) ITIL
16 22 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 22 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (17.50%) Office 365
17 21 (17.50%) VPN
18 20 (16.67%) DNS
18 20 (16.67%) VoIP
18 20 (16.67%) NetApp

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 19 (15.83%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.33%) IIS
6 3 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.83%) Apache
7 1 (0.83%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.83%) nginx
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.50%) Office 365
2 15 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.00%) IaaS
4 5 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.83%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (34.17%) Firewall
2 28 (23.33%) LAN
3 21 (17.50%) VPN
4 20 (16.67%) DNS
4 20 (16.67%) VoIP
5 19 (15.83%) WAN
6 16 (13.33%) DHCP
6 16 (13.33%) Wireless
7 13 (10.83%) NAS
7 13 (10.83%) TCP/IP
8 11 (9.17%) Internet
8 11 (9.17%) IP Telephony
9 10 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (6.67%) Ethernet
10 8 (6.67%) IPsec
11 7 (5.83%) IPv4
12 6 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
12 6 (5.00%) LDAP
13 5 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (20.00%) DTS
2 24 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (18.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (18.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (15.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 16 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.50%) 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%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.67%) ERwin
3 1 (0.83%) Ant
General
1 19 (15.83%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Automotive
5 1 (0.83%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (22.50%) DBA
1 27 (22.50%) SQL DBA
2 19 (15.83%) Administrator
2 19 (15.83%) Analyst
3 16 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (10.83%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (8.33%) Server Engineer
6 10 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
6 10 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (7.50%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) SAN Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.83%) .NET
2 4 (3.33%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.67%) Middleware
4 1 (0.83%) Flash
4 1 (0.83%) LAMP
4 1 (0.83%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.83%) Node.js
4 1 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.83%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.33%) Replication
2 23 (19.17%) Clustering
3 17 (14.17%) Data Centre
4 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.67%) Symmetrix
5 7 (5.83%) Driving Licence
6 6 (5.00%) CCTV
6 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.00%) FMCG
6 6 (5.00%) HP StoreVirtual
7 5 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (3.33%) Fat Client
8 4 (3.33%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.67%) CLARiiON
9 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.67%) IBM XIV
9 2 (1.67%) RSA SecurID
10 1 (0.83%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.83%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 83 (69.17%) Windows
2 49 (40.83%) Windows Server
3 41 (34.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (22.50%) Linux
5 23 (19.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (9.17%) CentOS
8 7 (5.83%) Mac OS X
9 6 (5.00%) Unix
10 5 (4.17%) Debian
10 5 (4.17%) Solaris
10 5 (4.17%) Windows 7
11 4 (3.33%) Windows 10
11 4 (3.33%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.67%) Android
12 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.83%) AIX
13 1 (0.83%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) High Availability
2 22 (18.33%) ITIL
3 20 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 20 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 19 (15.83%) Performance Analysis
5 17 (14.17%) Change Control
6 16 (13.33%) Service Management
7 10 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.50%) Incident Management
8 9 (7.50%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.67%) Change Management
9 8 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
9 8 (6.67%) Project Management
10 7 (5.83%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (5.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.83%) Supplier Management
11 6 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (5.00%) Migration
12 5 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 34 (28.33%) SQL
2 32 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 26 (21.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.33%) VBScript
5 2 (1.67%) PHP
5 2 (1.67%) VB
6 1 (0.83%) Perl
6 1 (0.83%) Python
6 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (9.17%) CCNA
1 11 (9.17%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.33%) MCSE
3 9 (7.50%) Degree
4 7 (5.83%) MCSA
5 4 (3.33%) MCP
6 3 (2.50%) MCITP
7 2 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.83%) MCPD
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (0.83%) NCDA
8 1 (0.83%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.83%) SLA
3 3 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.67%) QA
5 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 31 (25.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.83%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.83%) XenDesktop
5 6 (5.00%) Xen
5 6 (5.00%) XenServer
6 4 (3.33%) SRDF
7 3 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.50%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.67%) NFS
8 2 (1.67%) vCloud
8 2 (1.67%) vSphere
9 1 (0.83%) iptables
9 1 (0.83%) KVM
9 1 (0.83%) oVirt
9 1 (0.83%) Postfix
9 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (15.00%) LiteSpeed
2 8 (6.67%) SCCM
3 6 (5.00%) cPanel
3 6 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (5.00%) Nagios
3 6 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (5.00%) Plesk
4 5 (4.17%) Cacti
5 4 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.33%) Puppet
5 4 (3.33%) SCOM
6 3 (2.50%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (2.50%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.67%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.83%) SmokePing
8 1 (0.83%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 58 (48.33%) VMware
2 53 (44.17%) Microsoft
3 42 (35.00%) Cisco
4 20 (16.67%) NetApp
5 17 (14.17%) HP
6 15 (12.50%) Remedy
7 11 (9.17%) EMC
7 11 (9.17%) Red Hat
8 10 (8.33%) Nimble Storage
9 9 (7.50%) 3PAR
10 8 (6.67%) Citrix
11 7 (5.83%) IBM
12 6 (5.00%) CheckPoint
12 6 (5.00%) Dell
12 6 (5.00%) Sophos
12 6 (5.00%) Symantec
13 4 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
13 4 (3.33%) IronPort
13 4 (3.33%) Polycom
13 4 (3.33%) Siemens
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
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Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Competitive
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Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
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