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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 61 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 18 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.38% 1.54% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.24% 9.09% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 16
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +33.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
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
136 77 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.99% 16.92% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 111 65 97
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £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 18 September 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (68.63%) Windows
2 32 (62.75%) VMware
3 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
4 24 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (45.10%) MCSE
5 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (39.22%) HP
8 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
9 17 (33.33%) Citrix
9 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (31.37%) Mentoring
11 14 (27.45%) SLA
12 12 (23.53%) Linux
12 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
12 12 (23.53%) Internet
12 12 (23.53%) Lync
13 11 (21.57%) SCOM
13 11 (21.57%) Change Management
13 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
13 11 (21.57%) MCSA
13 11 (21.57%) ITIL
13 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (19.61%) Capacity Management
14 10 (19.61%) Change Control
14 10 (19.61%) MCP
14 10 (19.61%) UNIX
14 10 (19.61%) Web Services
14 10 (19.61%) Firewall
14 10 (19.61%) Riverbed

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (23.53%) Lync
2 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
3 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (11.76%) IIS
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.92%) Apache
7 1 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.84%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 12 (23.53%) Internet
2 10 (19.61%) Firewall
3 5 (9.80%) NAS
3 5 (9.80%) DHCP
3 5 (9.80%) DNS
4 4 (7.84%) LAN
4 4 (7.84%) WAN
5 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.96%) VPN
5 1 (1.96%) Wireless
5 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Windows Support Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (17.65%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (13.73%) Administrator
4 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (11.76%) Build Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Server Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Server Support
8 2 (3.92%) DBA
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Firmware
2 2 (3.92%) Replication
2 2 (3.92%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.96%) Celerra
3 1 (1.96%) PDA
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (68.63%) Windows
2 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (23.53%) Linux
5 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (19.61%) UNIX
7 8 (15.69%) Solaris
8 6 (11.76%) AIX
8 6 (11.76%) HPUX
9 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Mentoring
2 11 (21.57%) Change Management
2 11 (21.57%) ITIL
3 10 (19.61%) Capacity Management
3 10 (19.61%) Change Control
4 9 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 9 (17.65%) Business Continuity
5 6 (11.76%) Migration
6 5 (9.80%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.96%) Time Management
8 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (45.10%) MCSE
3 11 (21.57%) MCSA
4 10 (19.61%) MCP
5 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (17.65%) CCNA
6 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (7.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (7.84%) MCITP
9 3 (5.88%) MCTS
9 3 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (5.88%) CCEE
10 2 (3.92%) CCIA
10 2 (3.92%) VCAP
10 2 (3.92%) CCA
10 2 (3.92%) Degree
11 1 (1.96%) VCDX
11 1 (1.96%) NCDA
11 1 (1.96%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) SLA
2 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.69%) Hyper-V
2 8 (15.69%) XenServer
3 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
4 6 (11.76%) XenApp
5 5 (9.80%) vSphere
6 4 (7.84%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) SCOM
2 8 (15.69%) SCCM
3 6 (11.76%) SCDPM
4 2 (3.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) VMware
2 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
3 20 (39.22%) HP
4 17 (33.33%) Citrix
5 10 (19.61%) Riverbed
6 7 (13.73%) Dell
6 7 (13.73%) NetApp
7 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 6 (11.76%) EMC
7 6 (11.76%) Veeam
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco
8 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.92%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.96%) AppSense
10 1 (1.96%) Juniper
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £49999 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 17 days ago