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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 38 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 39 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.31% 3.03% 4.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.95% 19.81% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 14
Average salary £36,800 £37,925 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.96% +17.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +6.25%
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
126 106 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.17% 15.32% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 96 80 83
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,260 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 4 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 51 (69.86%) VMware
2 47 (64.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (60.27%) Microsoft
4 41 (56.16%) Citrix
5 36 (49.32%) Windows
6 32 (43.84%) Linux
7 29 (39.73%) UNIX
8 28 (38.36%) NAS
9 24 (32.88%) Active Directory
9 24 (32.88%) SLA
10 21 (28.77%) Cisco
10 21 (28.77%) ITIL
10 21 (28.77%) MS Office
10 21 (28.77%) Solaris
11 19 (26.03%) LAN
11 19 (26.03%) WAN
12 17 (23.29%) SharePoint
12 17 (23.29%) SQL
12 17 (23.29%) IBM
12 17 (23.29%) Zachman Framework
12 17 (23.29%) TOGAF
12 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (23.29%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (23.29%) XenApp
12 17 (23.29%) Hyper-V
12 17 (23.29%) Waterfall
13 16 (21.92%) SCCM
13 16 (21.92%) SCOM
13 16 (21.92%) Lync
13 16 (21.92%) Change Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 17 (23.29%) SharePoint
2 16 (21.92%) Lync
3 11 (15.07%) MS Exchange
4 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.11%) Apache
7 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (28.77%) MS Office
2 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.18%) Office 365
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (13.70%) SaaS
4 4 (5.48%) IaaS
5 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.36%) NAS
2 19 (26.03%) LAN
2 19 (26.03%) WAN
3 10 (13.70%) Unified Communications
4 7 (9.59%) VPN
4 7 (9.59%) Firewall
5 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.85%) DNS
6 2 (2.74%) LDAP
6 2 (2.74%) DHCP
7 1 (1.37%) Wireless
7 1 (1.37%) IPsec
7 1 (1.37%) MPLS
7 1 (1.37%) Internet
7 1 (1.37%) Broadband
7 1 (1.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.11%) MySQL
4 2 (2.74%) Informix
4 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (4.11%) Banking
1 3 (4.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Architect
2 17 (23.29%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (17.81%) Administrator
3 13 (17.81%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (17.81%) AIX Administrator
4 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (13.70%) Support Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) Citrix Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Server Support
8 5 (6.85%) Technical Support
9 4 (5.48%) Lead Architect
9 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 3 (4.11%) UNIX Support
10 3 (4.11%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) Web Services
2 2 (2.74%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.37%) XMPP
3 1 (1.37%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) LPAR
2 7 (9.59%) Clustering
3 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (49.32%) Windows
2 32 (43.84%) Linux
3 29 (39.73%) UNIX
4 21 (28.77%) Solaris
5 15 (20.55%) AIX
5 15 (20.55%) HPUX
6 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) ITIL
2 17 (23.29%) Zachman Framework
2 17 (23.29%) TOGAF
2 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (23.29%) Waterfall
3 16 (21.92%) Change Management
4 14 (19.18%) Migration
5 11 (15.07%) High Availability
6 9 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (12.33%) People Management
7 7 (9.59%) Change Control
8 6 (8.22%) Project Management
9 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (5.48%) Information Security
10 4 (5.48%) Load Balancing
10 4 (5.48%) Line Management
11 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (4.11%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.29%) SQL
2 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.11%) Perl
4 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.22%) MCSE
4 5 (6.85%) MCSA
5 2 (2.74%) VCP4
6 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.37%) CCNA
6 1 (1.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (32.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (64.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (32.88%) Active Directory
3 17 (23.29%) XenApp
3 17 (23.29%) Hyper-V
4 11 (15.07%) XenDesktop
4 11 (15.07%) vSphere
4 11 (15.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 11 (15.07%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.37%) XenServer
6 1 (1.37%) Xen
6 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) SCCM
1 16 (21.92%) SCOM
2 14 (19.18%) SCVMM
3 6 (8.22%) Opsview
3 6 (8.22%) NetBackup
3 6 (8.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (4.11%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (4.11%) Control-M
5 1 (1.37%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 51 (69.86%) VMware
2 44 (60.27%) Microsoft
3 41 (56.16%) Citrix
4 21 (28.77%) Cisco
5 17 (23.29%) IBM
6 14 (19.18%) CommVault
7 8 (10.96%) HP
8 7 (9.59%) NetApp
8 7 (9.59%) CheckPoint
9 6 (8.22%) Kaspersky
9 6 (8.22%) EMC
9 6 (8.22%) Symantec
9 6 (8.22%) Oracle
10 3 (4.11%) F5
10 3 (4.11%) Dell
10 3 (4.11%) Sun
10 3 (4.11%) BMC
10 3 (4.11%) Hitachi
10 3 (4.11%) Veritas
10 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
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