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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 56 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 22 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.04% 1.22% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.05% 6.42% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 15
Average salary £42,500 £32,200 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.98% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
129 109 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.84% 19.06% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 112 94 89
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £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 August 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 43 (72.88%) Windows
2 41 (69.49%) VMware
3 34 (57.63%) Microsoft
4 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (49.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (45.76%) MCSE
7 26 (44.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (42.37%) HP
9 21 (35.59%) Citrix
9 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
9 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (27.12%) Lync
11 15 (25.42%) Internet
11 15 (25.42%) SLA
11 15 (25.42%) MS Exchange
11 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
11 15 (25.42%) SCOM
12 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (23.73%) Change Management
12 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (20.34%) Firewall
13 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
13 12 (20.34%) Linux
13 12 (20.34%) Web Services
13 12 (20.34%) MCP
13 12 (20.34%) Riverbed
14 11 (18.64%) XenServer
14 11 (18.64%) SCCM
14 11 (18.64%) ITIL
14 11 (18.64%) MCSA

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 16 (27.12%) Lync
2 15 (25.42%) MS Exchange
3 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (11.86%) IIS
5 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.39%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
1 15 (25.42%) Internet
2 12 (20.34%) Firewall
3 8 (13.56%) DNS
4 6 (10.17%) DHCP
4 6 (10.17%) NAS
5 4 (6.78%) LAN
5 4 (6.78%) WAN
6 1 (1.69%) VPN
6 1 (1.69%) Wireless
6 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Support Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Windows Support Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Administrator
4 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (15.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (15.25%) Build Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) UNIX Administrator
5 8 (13.56%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) IT Support
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) Web Services
2 2 (3.39%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Firmware
2 5 (8.47%) Clustering
3 2 (3.39%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) PDA
4 1 (1.69%) Celerra
4 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 43 (72.88%) Windows
2 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (20.34%) Linux
6 10 (16.95%) UNIX
7 8 (13.56%) AIX
7 8 (13.56%) HPUX
7 8 (13.56%) Solaris
8 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Change Management
2 11 (18.64%) ITIL
2 11 (18.64%) Change Control
3 10 (16.95%) Capacity Management
4 9 (15.25%) Problem Management
4 9 (15.25%) Business Continuity
5 6 (10.17%) Migration
6 3 (5.08%) Project Management
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.69%) Software Architecture
8 1 (1.69%) Time Management
8 1 (1.69%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (49.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (45.76%) MCSE
3 12 (20.34%) MCP
4 11 (18.64%) MCSA
5 9 (15.25%) CCNA
5 9 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
7 6 (10.17%) MCITP
8 5 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (5.08%) MCTS
10 3 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (5.08%) CCEE
11 2 (3.39%) VCAP
11 2 (3.39%) CCIA
11 2 (3.39%) Degree
11 2 (3.39%) CCA
12 1 (1.69%) HP AIS
12 1 (1.69%) HP ASE
12 1 (1.69%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.42%) SLA
2 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (44.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
3 11 (18.64%) XenServer
4 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
5 9 (15.25%) VMware ESX
6 6 (10.17%) XenApp
6 6 (10.17%) vSphere
7 4 (6.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) SCOM
2 11 (18.64%) SCCM
3 9 (15.25%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) VMware
2 34 (57.63%) Microsoft
3 25 (42.37%) HP
4 21 (35.59%) Citrix
5 12 (20.34%) Riverbed
6 9 (15.25%) Veeam
6 9 (15.25%) Dell
7 8 (13.56%) Red Hat
8 7 (11.86%) NetApp
9 6 (10.17%) EMC
10 3 (5.08%) Cisco
10 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.39%) IBM
12 1 (1.69%) Juniper
12 1 (1.69%) AppSense
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £ Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago