The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 57 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 27 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.61% 1.78% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.01% 10.67% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 18
Average salary £55,000 £34,850 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.81% +8.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £32,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £53,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
142 75 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.98% 16.70% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 114 63 120
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £17,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 October 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 35 (66.04%) VMware
2 31 (58.49%) Windows
3 27 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
5 21 (39.62%) Citrix
6 20 (37.74%) HP
6 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (37.74%) MCSE
7 19 (35.85%) MS Excel
8 17 (32.08%) Linux
9 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (28.30%) ITIL
10 15 (28.30%) TCP/IP
10 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (24.53%) SLA
11 13 (24.53%) UNIX
11 13 (24.53%) NAS
11 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (22.64%) Lync
12 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
12 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
12 12 (22.64%) Firewall
13 11 (20.75%) LAN
13 11 (20.75%) WAN
14 10 (18.87%) MCSA
14 10 (18.87%) Solaris
14 10 (18.87%) Internet
14 10 (18.87%) Migration
14 10 (18.87%) SCOM
15 9 (16.98%) Change Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
1 12 (22.64%) Lync
2 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (11.32%) IIS
3 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.66%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (35.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.43%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.77%) Office 365
3 2 (3.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) TCP/IP
2 13 (24.53%) NAS
3 12 (22.64%) Firewall
4 11 (20.75%) LAN
4 11 (20.75%) WAN
5 10 (18.87%) Internet
6 9 (16.98%) DNS
7 6 (11.32%) DHCP
8 2 (3.77%) VPN
8 2 (3.77%) Wireless
9 1 (1.89%) IPsec
9 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.89%) LDAP
9 1 (1.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
3 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.89%) Informix
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Support Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Architect
3 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Support Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (5.66%) Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) UNIX Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) UNIX Support
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Replication
2 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.89%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Windows
2 17 (32.08%) Linux
3 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (24.53%) UNIX
6 10 (18.87%) Solaris
7 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (7.55%) AIX
8 4 (7.55%) HPUX
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) ITIL
2 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
3 10 (18.87%) Migration
4 9 (16.98%) Change Management
4 9 (16.98%) Project Management
5 8 (15.09%) Business Continuity
5 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
5 8 (15.09%) Change Control
5 8 (15.09%) Capacity Management
6 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) Zachman Framework
6 6 (11.32%) TOGAF
6 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.77%) People Management
9 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) Perl
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
1 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) MCSE
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.87%) MCSA
3 9 (16.98%) MCP
4 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (15.09%) CCNA
5 6 (11.32%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.77%) MCTS
7 2 (3.77%) MCITP
7 2 (3.77%) Degree
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.89%) CCEE
8 1 (1.89%) CCAA
8 1 (1.89%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) SLA
2 5 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
4 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
5 5 (9.43%) XenApp
6 3 (5.66%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (5.66%) vSphere
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (3.77%) XenServer
8 1 (1.89%) Xen
8 1 (1.89%) Firmware
8 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) SCOM
2 8 (15.09%) SCCM
3 6 (11.32%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.66%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (5.66%) Control-M
5 1 (1.89%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 35 (66.04%) VMware
2 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
3 21 (39.62%) Citrix
4 20 (37.74%) HP
5 9 (16.98%) EMC
5 9 (16.98%) Cisco
5 9 (16.98%) Riverbed
6 7 (13.21%) Dell
6 7 (13.21%) NetApp
7 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (9.43%) Oracle
9 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.66%) BMC
10 3 (5.66%) Hitachi
10 3 (5.66%) IBM
10 3 (5.66%) Sun
10 3 (5.66%) Veritas
10 3 (5.66%) F5
11 2 (3.77%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.89%) AppSense
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Plusnet
Salary: Competitive + excellent staff benefits
Posted: 19 days ago