The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - 16 15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - 1.56% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 50.00% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Runcorn region.

Communications & Networking Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 25.00% 3.13% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 15
Average salary £42,500 £34,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.08% +26.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

SAN
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

SAN Salary Trend in Runcorn

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) HNC
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) BitLocker
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISO22301
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO22301
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp