The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 55 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.61% 3.92% 4.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.17% 28.41% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 20
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,520 £42,550 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
58 88 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.81% 13.79% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 48 68 76
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SAN
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -6 3 £40,000 -3.61% 1
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 25 (60.98%) HP
2 17 (41.46%) VMware
3 15 (36.59%) NetApp
4 14 (34.15%) UNIX
4 14 (34.15%) HPUX
4 14 (34.15%) Shell Script
5 13 (31.71%) Linux
5 13 (31.71%) EMC
6 12 (29.27%) Windows
6 12 (29.27%) SLA
6 12 (29.27%) Firmware
6 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (24.39%) ITIL
7 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
7 10 (24.39%) Degree
8 9 (21.95%) Cisco
8 9 (21.95%) Citrix
8 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
9 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
9 8 (19.51%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (19.51%) NAS
9 8 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (17.07%) Finance
10 7 (17.07%) Migration
10 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
10 7 (17.07%) Capacity Planning

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (19.51%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.20%) Apache
3 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.76%) Lync
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) NAS
2 4 (9.76%) LAN
3 3 (7.32%) DMZ
3 3 (7.32%) DHCP
4 2 (4.88%) SNMP
4 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.88%) WAN
4 2 (4.88%) DNS
5 1 (2.44%) Wireless
5 1 (2.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) VPN
5 1 (2.44%) VoIP
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Administrator
3 6 (14.63%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (12.20%) Storage Specialist
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) VMware Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) HPUX Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) UNIX Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) HPUX Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) UNIX Support
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Client/Server
1 6 (14.63%) CLARiiON
1 6 (14.63%) e-Health
1 6 (14.63%) Symmetrix DMX
2 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) EMC Centera
2 5 (12.20%) Replication
3 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) UNIX
1 14 (34.15%) HPUX
2 13 (31.71%) Linux
3 12 (29.27%) Windows
4 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (17.07%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (17.07%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Change Management
4 6 (14.63%) Capacity Management
5 5 (12.20%) Asset Management
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.76%) Wealth Management
7 3 (7.32%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Information Security
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.88%) High Availability
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
9 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Shell Script
2 7 (17.07%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.76%) MCTS
2 4 (9.76%) MCITP
3 3 (7.32%) MCSE
4 2 (4.88%) MCSA
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Firmware
1 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
3 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
4 6 (14.63%) VMware ESX
4 6 (14.63%) VMware Server
4 6 (14.63%) VMFS
4 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (14.63%) vCloud
5 3 (7.32%) XenApp
5 3 (7.32%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.88%) vSphere
7 1 (2.44%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Nagios
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) HP
2 17 (41.46%) VMware
3 15 (36.59%) NetApp
4 13 (31.71%) EMC
5 9 (21.95%) Cisco
5 9 (21.95%) Citrix
5 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
6 6 (14.63%) CA
7 4 (9.76%) IBM
8 3 (7.32%) Brocade
8 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle
9 2 (4.88%) Dell
10 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.44%) Mitel
Liverpool, Merseyside
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Equals One
Salary: Unspecified salary dependent on experience
Posted: 14 days ago