The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 32 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.37% 3.43% 4.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.85% 13.95% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 4
Average salary £26,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.26% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.23%
Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 43 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 31.55% 24.57% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 33
Average salary £26,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.34% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
UK

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SAN
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SAN Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

SAN
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
County Antrim -2 8 £26,000 -45.26% 1
County Londonderry -3 1 - -
SAN
UK

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (95.00%) DHCP
2 19 (95.00%) DNS
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (95.00%) Citrix
2 19 (95.00%) Veritas
2 19 (95.00%) IIS
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Symantec
2 19 (95.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) VMware ESX
2 19 (95.00%) NetBackup
2 19 (95.00%) Backup Exec
2 19 (95.00%) Sophos
2 19 (95.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 19 (95.00%) SC Cleared
2 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (95.00%) NAS
2 19 (95.00%) vSphere
2 19 (95.00%) ITIL V3
2 19 (95.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (75.00%) Clustering
4 14 (70.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 19 (95.00%) IIS
2 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) DHCP
1 19 (95.00%) DNS
1 19 (95.00%) Firewall
1 19 (95.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Clustering
2 6 (30.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
1 19 (95.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) HPUX
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (95.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (95.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 19 (95.00%) ITIL V3
3 8 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
1 19 (95.00%) VMware ESX
1 19 (95.00%) vSphere
2 8 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (95.00%) NetBackup
1 19 (95.00%) Backup Exec
2 14 (70.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (95.00%) Citrix
1 19 (95.00%) Veritas
1 19 (95.00%) Symantec
1 19 (95.00%) VMware
1 19 (95.00%) Sophos
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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