The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 42 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.44% 3.20% 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 29.09% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 11
Median salary £60,000 £37,500 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -40.94%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 55 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.73% 11.00% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 74 43 63
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,789 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SAN
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SAN Salary Trend in Merseyside

SAN
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 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
Liverpool -3 10 £60,000 +60.00% 2
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SAN.

1 35 (94.59%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) Citrix
3 25 (67.57%) ITIL
4 23 (62.16%) XenApp
4 23 (62.16%) Windows Server
5 22 (59.46%) HP
6 21 (56.76%) IIS
7 20 (54.05%) SQL
8 19 (51.35%) VMware
8 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (51.35%) Infrastructure Management
9 18 (48.65%) PowerShell
9 18 (48.65%) Nagios
9 18 (48.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (45.95%) Project Management
10 17 (45.95%) PaaS
10 17 (45.95%) Finance
10 17 (45.95%) Banking
10 17 (45.95%) IaaS
10 17 (45.95%) Data Centre
11 16 (43.24%) EdgeSight
11 16 (43.24%) SCOrch
11 16 (43.24%) Converged Infrastructure
11 16 (43.24%) Microsoft App-V
11 16 (43.24%) Confluence
11 16 (43.24%) JIRA
11 16 (43.24%) Wiki
11 16 (43.24%) SCOM
12 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (40.54%) Microsoft

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 21 (56.76%) IIS
2 16 (43.24%) Confluence
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.70%) Apache
6 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.70%) JBoss
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) IaaS
1 17 (45.95%) PaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DHCP
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) NAS
3 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) VoIP
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.70%) SMTP
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (45.95%) Banking
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 12 (32.43%) Team Leader
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Citrix Team Leader
5 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Operations Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Project Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Support Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Support Manager
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) Gearman
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Data Centre
2 16 (43.24%) Wiki
3 11 (29.73%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (8.11%) Informatics
5 2 (5.41%) EMC VNX
5 2 (5.41%) Replication
6 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Windows Server
3 19 (51.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Unix
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) ITIL
2 19 (51.35%) Infrastructure Management
3 18 (48.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (45.95%) Project Management
5 16 (43.24%) Converged Infrastructure
6 12 (32.43%) ITIL V3
7 11 (29.73%) TOGAF
8 8 (21.62%) Change Management
9 7 (18.92%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (16.22%) Line Management
10 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
11 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
11 5 (13.51%) Time Management
12 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
12 2 (5.41%) Identity Management
12 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
12 2 (5.41%) Workflow
13 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
13 1 (2.70%) Security Management
13 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (27.03%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (10.81%) MCSE
4 3 (8.11%) MCP
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.41%) CCNA
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
6 1 (2.70%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.70%) CISM
6 1 (2.70%) CISSP
6 1 (2.70%) Degree
6 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) EMC Certification
6 1 (2.70%) MCSA
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) ISO22301
System Software
1 23 (62.16%) XenApp
2 16 (43.24%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
5 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
6 4 (10.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (48.65%) Nagios
2 16 (43.24%) EdgeSight
2 16 (43.24%) SCOM
2 16 (43.24%) SCOrch
3 7 (18.92%) SCCM
4 2 (5.41%) Cacti
4 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Citrix
2 22 (59.46%) HP
3 19 (51.35%) VMware
4 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.22%) 3PAR
5 6 (16.22%) EMC
6 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.41%) Symantec
8 1 (2.70%) IBM
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) Software AG
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