The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 17 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.32% 1.75% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 6.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
SAN
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.26% 27.19% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 23
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Shropshire region.

SAN Salary Trend in Shropshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Shropshire

SAN
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +4 5 £38,000 +15.15%
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Citrix
2 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
3 9 (69.23%) DNS
3 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (61.54%) NetApp
5 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (38.46%) HP
7 5 (38.46%) DHCP
7 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 5 (38.46%) vSphere
8 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
8 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (30.77%) NAS
8 4 (30.77%) XenApp
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (23.08%) Clustering
9 3 (23.08%) Migration
9 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 3 (23.08%) Linux
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (7.69%) WordPress
5 1 (7.69%) Moodle
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) IIS
5 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
5 1 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) NAS
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) DDNS
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) SSH
6 1 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) HTTP
6 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Project Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Server Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Content Management
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) CCA
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) vSphere
4 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (15.38%) XenServer
6 1 (7.69%) Shibboleth
6 1 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
1 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Citrix
3 8 (61.54%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.69%) Altiris
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) Lotus
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat