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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 37 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.85% 4.63% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.81% 28.26% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 5
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -40.00%
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
54 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 19.22% 16.37% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 28
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,599 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 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 10 (100.00%) NetApp
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (60.00%) MCSE
3 6 (60.00%) MCSA
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (20.00%) VLAN
5 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
5 2 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Advertising
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) CommVault

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
1 6 (60.00%) MCSA
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Legato
1 2 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) NetApp
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) CommVault
4 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (20.00%) Veritas
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago