The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 46 30 60
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Permanent jobs citing SAN 42 49 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.13% 6.81% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.58% 40.50% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 37 40 23
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +31.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £32,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
186 121 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.29% 16.81% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 139 95 164
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +15.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Yorkshire

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SAN
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SAN Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

SAN
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -2 37 £33,350 -13.93%
Rotherham -1 2 £48,000 +123.25%
Doncaster -9 2 £44,250 -2.74%
SAN
Yorkshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 48 (75.00%) VMware
2 47 (73.44%) Windows
3 42 (65.63%) Microsoft
4 35 (54.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (48.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (39.06%) Citrix
8 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
9 20 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (28.13%) Linux
11 17 (26.56%) MCSE
11 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
11 17 (26.56%) HP
11 17 (26.56%) VMware ESX
12 16 (25.00%) ITIL
13 15 (23.44%) LAN
13 15 (23.44%) WAN
13 15 (23.44%) Active Directory
13 15 (23.44%) SCCM
13 15 (23.44%) NAS
14 14 (21.88%) SLA
15 13 (20.31%) UNIX
15 13 (20.31%) Change Management
15 13 (20.31%) Internet
15 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2007
15 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (18.75%) Dell
16 12 (18.75%) AIX
16 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
16 12 (18.75%) Solaris

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
4 8 (12.50%) Lync
4 8 (12.50%) IIS
5 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.69%) SAS
6 3 (4.69%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (32.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.44%) LAN
1 15 (23.44%) WAN
1 15 (23.44%) NAS
2 13 (20.31%) Internet
3 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
3 11 (17.19%) DNS
4 8 (12.50%) DHCP
5 7 (10.94%) Firewall
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (4.69%) Electronics
1 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.69%) Aerospace
1 3 (4.69%) Military
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Support Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) Windows Support Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) Administrator
3 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) UNIX Administrator
4 8 (12.50%) Build Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Server Support
6 6 (9.38%) Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Server Support Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Windows Server Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) Web Services
2 3 (4.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Clustering
2 8 (12.50%) Firmware
3 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.69%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (4.69%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.56%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.56%) Celerra
5 1 (1.56%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 47 (73.44%) Windows
2 35 (54.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (28.13%) Linux
5 13 (20.31%) UNIX
6 12 (18.75%) AIX
6 12 (18.75%) Solaris
7 11 (17.19%) HPUX
8 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (4.69%) SUSE
9 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.13%) Fedora
10 2 (3.13%) VMS
10 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) ITIL
2 13 (20.31%) Change Management
3 6 (9.38%) Migration
4 5 (7.81%) Change Control
5 4 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.69%) Information Management
6 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.69%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.69%) IT Governance
6 3 (4.69%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.69%) Communications Security
6 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.13%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.56%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (26.56%) MCSE
3 10 (15.63%) MCP
4 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
5 6 (9.38%) MCITP
6 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.69%) CCA
7 3 (4.69%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.69%) Degree
7 3 (4.69%) VCAP
7 3 (4.69%) CCEE
7 3 (4.69%) CCIA
8 2 (3.13%) CCNP
8 2 (3.13%) CCNA
8 2 (3.13%) MCSA
9 1 (1.56%) MCTS
9 1 (1.56%) HP AIS
9 1 (1.56%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.56%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.88%) SLA
2 8 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (48.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (26.56%) VMware ESX
3 15 (23.44%) Active Directory
4 9 (14.06%) XenServer
5 7 (10.94%) Hyper-V
6 6 (9.38%) vSphere
7 5 (7.81%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (6.25%) XenApp
9 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) SCCM
2 10 (15.63%) SCOM
3 8 (12.50%) SCDPM
4 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (75.00%) VMware
2 42 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 25 (39.06%) Citrix
4 17 (26.56%) HP
5 12 (18.75%) Dell
6 11 (17.19%) Red Hat
6 11 (17.19%) Riverbed
7 8 (12.50%) Veeam
7 8 (12.50%) Cisco
8 6 (9.38%) CheckPoint
8 6 (9.38%) NetApp
8 6 (9.38%) OPNET
9 4 (6.25%) EMC
10 3 (4.69%) Websense
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle
10 3 (4.69%) IBM
10 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.69%) IronPort
10 3 (4.69%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds