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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 47 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.07% 1.82% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 14.29% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
33 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 11.79% 12.73% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 30
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (25.00%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) EMC

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) EPiServer CMS
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) EMC