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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 44 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 33 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.71% 2.63% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.81% 19.78% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 9
Average salary £36,800 £42,500 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.41% +31.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
133 91 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.00% 13.30% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 102 73 121
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £53,750
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 28 January 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 41 (64.06%) VMware
2 37 (57.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (53.13%) Microsoft
4 33 (51.56%) Citrix
5 32 (50.00%) Windows
6 30 (46.88%) Linux
7 27 (42.19%) UNIX
8 22 (34.38%) NAS
9 21 (32.81%) SLA
10 20 (31.25%) Solaris
11 19 (29.69%) ITIL
12 18 (28.13%) Active Directory
13 16 (25.00%) IBM
13 16 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (23.44%) MS Office
14 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (21.88%) Lync
15 14 (21.88%) AIX
15 14 (21.88%) HPUX
15 14 (21.88%) LAN
15 14 (21.88%) WAN
15 14 (21.88%) SCOM
15 14 (21.88%) Change Management
16 13 (20.31%) Cisco
16 13 (20.31%) XenApp
16 13 (20.31%) Hyper-V
17 12 (18.75%) LPAR
17 12 (18.75%) Waterfall
17 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
17 12 (18.75%) SharePoint

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 14 (21.88%) Lync
2 12 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 8 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.69%) Apache
6 1 (1.56%) IIS
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) MS Office
2 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Office 365
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.38%) SaaS
4 4 (6.25%) IaaS
5 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.38%) NAS
2 14 (21.88%) LAN
2 14 (21.88%) WAN
3 9 (14.06%) Firewall
4 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.38%) VPN
5 6 (9.38%) Unified Communications
6 5 (7.81%) DNS
7 3 (4.69%) Internet
8 2 (3.13%) DHCP
8 2 (3.13%) LDAP
9 1 (1.56%) Wireless
9 1 (1.56%) IPsec
9 1 (1.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.69%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.13%) Informix
5 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (4.69%) Finance
1 3 (4.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Architect
2 13 (20.31%) Administrator
3 12 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (18.75%) AIX Administrator
4 11 (17.19%) Support Engineer
5 10 (15.63%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Citrix Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Server Support
10 4 (6.25%) Lead Architect
11 3 (4.69%) UNIX Support
11 3 (4.69%) UNIX Support Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) UNIX Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.56%) XMPP
3 1 (1.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) LPAR
2 6 (9.38%) Clustering
3 5 (7.81%) Replication
4 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.00%) Windows
2 30 (46.88%) Linux
3 27 (42.19%) UNIX
4 20 (31.25%) Solaris
5 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (21.88%) AIX
6 14 (21.88%) HPUX
7 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (4.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) ITIL
2 14 (21.88%) Change Management
3 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
3 12 (18.75%) TOGAF
3 12 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 10 (15.63%) Migration
5 8 (12.50%) Change Control
6 7 (10.94%) High Availability
7 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.38%) Project Management
7 6 (9.38%) People Management
8 5 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.25%) Information Security
9 4 (6.25%) Load Balancing
9 4 (6.25%) Line Management
10 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.69%) Capacity Management
10 3 (4.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.69%) Perl
3 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 10 (15.63%) MCSE
4 7 (10.94%) MCSA
5 3 (4.69%) CCNA
5 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.69%) MCP
5 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (32.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (57.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (28.13%) Active Directory
3 13 (20.31%) Hyper-V
3 13 (20.31%) XenApp
4 7 (10.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 7 (10.94%) XenDesktop
4 7 (10.94%) vSphere
4 7 (10.94%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.56%) XenServer
6 1 (1.56%) Firmware
6 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (21.88%) SCOM
2 12 (18.75%) SCCM
3 10 (15.63%) SCVMM
4 6 (9.38%) NetBackup
5 5 (7.81%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (7.81%) Opsview
6 3 (4.69%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (4.69%) Control-M
7 1 (1.56%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 41 (64.06%) VMware
2 34 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 33 (51.56%) Citrix
4 16 (25.00%) IBM
5 13 (20.31%) Cisco
6 10 (15.63%) HP
6 10 (15.63%) CommVault
7 7 (10.94%) NetApp
8 6 (9.38%) Oracle
8 6 (9.38%) CheckPoint
9 5 (7.81%) Symantec
9 5 (7.81%) Kaspersky
9 5 (7.81%) EMC
10 3 (4.69%) Sun
10 3 (4.69%) Veritas
10 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.69%) Hitachi
10 3 (4.69%) BMC
10 3 (4.69%) Riverbed
10 3 (4.69%) F5
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc
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