The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 39 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 48 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.48% 2.47% 2.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.82% 16.42% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 18
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +31.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £30,960
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.50%
SAN
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
179 134 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.43% 15.04% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 138 91 159
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £23,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Sheffield +14 35 £36,800 -22.52% 2
Barnsley - 5 £30,500 -
SAN
Yorkshire

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 58 (72.50%) VMware
2 48 (60.00%) Citrix
3 44 (55.00%) Windows
4 42 (52.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 32 (40.00%) Linux
7 28 (35.00%) UNIX
8 27 (33.75%) LAN
9 26 (32.50%) WAN
9 26 (32.50%) NAS
10 22 (27.50%) SLA
11 21 (26.25%) Active Directory
12 20 (25.00%) Solaris
13 19 (23.75%) ITIL
14 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (21.25%) Cisco
15 17 (21.25%) IBM
15 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (20.00%) MS Office
17 15 (18.75%) AIX
17 15 (18.75%) SharePoint
17 15 (18.75%) VPN
17 15 (18.75%) Clustering
17 15 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
17 15 (18.75%) TOGAF
17 15 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
18 14 (17.50%) SCOM
18 14 (17.50%) XenApp
18 14 (17.50%) Lync

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 14 (17.50%) Lync
3 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.75%) Apache
6 1 (1.25%) IIS
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (20.00%) MS Office
2 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (13.75%) Office 365
3 6 (7.50%) SaaS
4 4 (5.00%) IaaS
5 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.75%) LAN
2 26 (32.50%) WAN
2 26 (32.50%) NAS
3 15 (18.75%) VPN
4 9 (11.25%) VoIP
4 9 (11.25%) Firewall
5 8 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (7.50%) Unified Communications
7 5 (6.25%) DNS
8 3 (3.75%) Internet
9 2 (2.50%) Wireless
9 2 (2.50%) LDAP
9 2 (2.50%) DHCP
10 1 (1.25%) MPLS
10 1 (1.25%) IPsec
10 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) MySQL
4 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.50%) Informix
5 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (3.75%) Banking
1 3 (3.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Retail
2 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Architect
2 15 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (16.25%) Administrator
4 12 (15.00%) AIX Administrator
4 12 (15.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (13.75%) Support Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) Network Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Citrix Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Server Support
10 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 4 (5.00%) Lead Architect
10 4 (5.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) Web Services
2 2 (2.50%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.25%) XMPP
3 1 (1.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Clustering
2 14 (17.50%) Replication
3 12 (15.00%) LPAR
4 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (55.00%) Windows
2 32 (40.00%) Linux
3 28 (35.00%) UNIX
4 20 (25.00%) Solaris
5 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (18.75%) AIX
8 14 (17.50%) HPUX
9 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) ITIL
2 15 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
2 15 (18.75%) TOGAF
2 15 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (17.50%) Project Management
3 14 (17.50%) Change Management
4 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.25%) Waterfall
5 12 (15.00%) Line Management
6 10 (12.50%) Migration
7 9 (11.25%) PRINCE2
8 8 (10.00%) Change Control
9 7 (8.75%) High Availability
9 7 (8.75%) People Management
10 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.00%) Load Balancing
12 4 (5.00%) Information Security
13 3 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.25%) SQL
2 6 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.75%) Perl
4 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.00%) MCSE
3 6 (7.50%) MCP
3 6 (7.50%) MCSA
4 3 (3.75%) CCNA
4 3 (3.75%) CCA
4 3 (3.75%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.50%) MCITP
5 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.25%) CCNP
6 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (27.50%) SLA
2 9 (11.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (52.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (26.25%) Active Directory
3 14 (17.50%) XenApp
4 13 (16.25%) Hyper-V
5 8 (10.00%) vSphere
6 7 (8.75%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (8.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (8.75%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (3.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.25%) Firmware
8 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.25%) Xen
8 1 (1.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (17.50%) SCOM
2 12 (15.00%) SCCM
3 10 (12.50%) SCVMM
4 6 (7.50%) Opsview
4 6 (7.50%) NetBackup
4 6 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.75%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (3.75%) Control-M
6 1 (1.25%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 58 (72.50%) VMware
2 48 (60.00%) Citrix
3 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (21.25%) Cisco
4 17 (21.25%) IBM
5 10 (12.50%) HP
5 10 (12.50%) CommVault
6 8 (10.00%) NetApp
7 7 (8.75%) CheckPoint
7 7 (8.75%) Oracle
8 6 (7.50%) Kaspersky
8 6 (7.50%) Symantec
8 6 (7.50%) EMC
9 4 (5.00%) F5
9 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.75%) BMC
10 3 (3.75%) Hitachi
10 3 (3.75%) Veritas
10 3 (3.75%) Sun
10 3 (3.75%) Riverbed
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