The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 47 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.01% 1.58% 2.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.57% 14.81% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £42,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 11.74% 10.67% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 26
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SAN
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SAN Salary Trend in Solihull

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) CommVault
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Netezza
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
5 1 (14.29%) EPiServer CMS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) EPiServer CMS
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) CommVault
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 2 (28.57%) Netezza
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) Sun
5 1 (14.29%) EMC