The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 44 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 22 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.67% 3.35% 5.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.16% 26.26% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 33
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £33,350
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +57.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £28,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 99 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.50% 12.77% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 73 85 120
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,650 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SAN
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SAN Salary Trend in Sheffield

SAN
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

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

1 22 (57.89%) Linux
2 21 (55.26%) Windows
3 20 (52.63%) NAS
4 19 (50.00%) VMware
5 18 (47.37%) Puppet
6 17 (44.74%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (44.74%) vSphere
7 15 (39.47%) HP
7 15 (39.47%) Data Centre
8 14 (36.84%) Perl
8 14 (36.84%) Bash Shell
9 13 (34.21%) NetApp
10 12 (31.58%) Unix
11 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
12 10 (26.32%) EMC
12 10 (26.32%) Cisco
12 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
12 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
14 8 (21.05%) CFEngine
15 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
15 7 (18.42%) Dell
15 7 (18.42%) ITIL
15 7 (18.42%) MySQL
16 6 (15.79%) Oracle
16 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
16 6 (15.79%) DNS
16 6 (15.79%) Active Directory

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) CloudStack
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (52.63%) NAS
2 6 (15.79%) DNS
2 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) Broadband
4 1 (2.63%) DHCP
4 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) Big Data
2 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 6 (15.79%) JIRA
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Field Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) IT Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) VMware Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Field Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Unix Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (13.16%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (7.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (15.79%) Public Cloud
3 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
3 5 (13.16%) iPad
4 4 (10.53%) Wiki
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Linux
2 21 (55.26%) Windows
3 12 (31.58%) Unix
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
5 9 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.63%) AIX
7 1 (2.63%) Debian
7 1 (2.63%) HPUX
7 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (15.79%) High Availability
2 6 (15.79%) Network Architecture
3 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.53%) Coaching
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.53%) Migration
5 3 (7.89%) Information Security
6 1 (2.63%) Business Development
6 1 (2.63%) Change Management
6 1 (2.63%) DevOps
6 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.63%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Presales
6 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.63%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.63%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Bash Shell
1 14 (36.84%) Perl
2 4 (10.53%) C
2 4 (10.53%) C++
2 4 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.89%) CCDE
2 3 (7.89%) CCIE
2 3 (7.89%) CCNP
2 3 (7.89%) CCSP
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (44.74%) vSphere
2 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.26%) Docker
5 2 (5.26%) KVM
5 2 (5.26%) Xen
6 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (47.37%) Puppet
2 17 (44.74%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (21.05%) CFEngine
4 6 (15.79%) Ansible
4 6 (15.79%) Salt
5 1 (2.63%) Nagios
5 1 (2.63%) Opsview
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) VMware
2 15 (39.47%) HP
3 13 (34.21%) NetApp
4 10 (26.32%) Cisco
4 10 (26.32%) EMC
4 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 7 (18.42%) Dell
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.79%) Oracle
7 5 (13.16%) Citrix
8 4 (10.53%) CommVault
9 3 (7.89%) F5
9 3 (7.89%) Symantec
10 1 (2.63%) Veeam