The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 42 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 26 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.99% 1.23% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.81% 6.93% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 14
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £41,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.23%
Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 101 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.48% 17.75% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 106 90 75
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
South Yorkshire

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 25 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 45 (73.77%) Windows
1 45 (73.77%) VMware
2 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
3 33 (54.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (49.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (49.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (45.90%) MCSE
6 25 (40.98%) HP
7 24 (39.34%) Citrix
8 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (37.70%) MS Excel
9 18 (29.51%) SLA
9 18 (29.51%) Internet
10 17 (27.87%) Change Management
10 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
10 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (26.23%) MS Exchange
11 16 (26.23%) Lync
12 15 (24.59%) Riverbed
12 15 (24.59%) SCOM
13 14 (22.95%) Web Services
13 14 (22.95%) MCP
14 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
14 13 (21.31%) SCCM
15 11 (18.03%) XenServer
15 11 (18.03%) Firewall
15 11 (18.03%) Linux
16 10 (16.39%) UNIX
16 10 (16.39%) ITIL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (26.23%) MS Exchange
1 16 (26.23%) Lync
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (11.48%) IIS
4 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.92%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (37.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.51%) Internet
2 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
3 11 (18.03%) Firewall
4 9 (14.75%) NAS
5 8 (13.11%) DNS
6 5 (8.20%) DHCP
7 4 (6.56%) LAN
7 4 (6.56%) WAN
8 1 (1.64%) VPN
8 1 (1.64%) Wireless
8 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Support Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Windows Support Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Build Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Administrator
4 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) UNIX Administrator
5 7 (11.48%) Server Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (11.48%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Windows Server Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Server Support
8 3 (4.92%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Server Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) IT Support
9 2 (3.28%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) Web Services
2 3 (4.92%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Firmware
2 8 (13.11%) Clustering
3 2 (3.28%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) PDA
4 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.64%) Celerra
4 1 (1.64%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 45 (73.77%) Windows
2 33 (54.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (18.03%) Linux
6 10 (16.39%) UNIX
7 8 (13.11%) AIX
7 8 (13.11%) HPUX
7 8 (13.11%) Solaris
8 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Change Management
2 10 (16.39%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Change Control
3 8 (13.11%) Capacity Management
4 7 (11.48%) Problem Management
4 7 (11.48%) Business Continuity
5 5 (8.20%) Migration
6 3 (4.92%) Project Management
6 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.28%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.28%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (1.64%) IT Governance
8 1 (1.64%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.64%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.64%) Software Architecture
8 1 (1.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (49.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (45.90%) MCSE
3 14 (22.95%) MCP
4 9 (14.75%) MCSA
5 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
6 7 (11.48%) MCITP
6 7 (11.48%) CCNA
6 7 (11.48%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (4.92%) MCTS
8 3 (4.92%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.92%) CCEE
9 2 (3.28%) VCAP
9 2 (3.28%) CCIA
9 2 (3.28%) CCA
9 2 (3.28%) Degree
10 1 (1.64%) HP AIS
10 1 (1.64%) HP ASE
10 1 (1.64%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.51%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (49.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
3 11 (18.03%) XenServer
4 10 (16.39%) VMware ESX
4 10 (16.39%) Hyper-V
5 7 (11.48%) vSphere
6 5 (8.20%) XenApp
7 4 (6.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) SCOM
2 13 (21.31%) SCCM
3 9 (14.75%) SCDPM
4 4 (6.56%) OPNET
Vendors
1 45 (73.77%) VMware
2 38 (62.30%) Microsoft
3 25 (40.98%) HP
4 24 (39.34%) Citrix
5 15 (24.59%) Riverbed
6 9 (14.75%) Veeam
6 9 (14.75%) Dell
7 8 (13.11%) Red Hat
8 6 (9.84%) NetApp
8 6 (9.84%) EMC
9 4 (6.56%) Cisco
10 3 (4.92%) IBM
11 2 (3.28%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.64%) AppSense
12 1 (1.64%) Juniper
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago