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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 50 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.27% 2.28% 3.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.32% 17.81% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 13
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +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
53 73 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.25% 12.83% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45 55 68
Average salary £32,000 £34,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% +0.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 6 £40,500 -2.40% 1
SAN
North West

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (53.85%) HP
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) VMware
4 10 (38.46%) Shell Script
4 10 (38.46%) HPUX
4 10 (38.46%) UNIX
5 9 (34.62%) Linux
5 9 (34.62%) Finance
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (30.77%) Firmware
6 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
7 7 (26.92%) ITIL
7 7 (26.92%) NetApp
7 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
8 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
8 6 (23.08%) DHCP
8 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (19.23%) MCITP
9 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (19.23%) DNS
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (19.23%) Migration
10 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (15.38%) SLA
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (11.54%) IIS
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DHCP
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 3 (11.54%) FTP
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) SNMP
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) DMZ
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) Firewall
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (15.38%) Analyst
1 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
1 4 (15.38%) Administrator
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) HPUX Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) HPUX Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX Support
4 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) CLARiiON
2 2 (7.69%) EMC Centera
2 2 (7.69%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (3.85%) e-Health
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) HPUX
2 10 (38.46%) UNIX
3 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.54%) Wealth Management
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) MCITP
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) CCA
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) MCTS
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Firmware
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) vSphere
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.85%) VMFS
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.85%) DFS Replication
5 1 (3.85%) vCloud
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Nagios
2 2 (7.69%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) HP
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) NetApp
3 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) EMC
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) Dell
6 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (7.69%) Brocade
7 1 (3.85%) CA
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago