The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 61 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.69% 2.32% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.63% 13.54% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 7
Average salary £48,750 £36,250 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.48% +81.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 96 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.58% 17.11% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 79 90 53
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SAN Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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

SAN Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SAN
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Staffordshire 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
Stoke-on-Trent -2 6 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Stafford -1 3 £37,500 -13.79%
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (68.75%) NetApp
4 9 (56.25%) EMC
5 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
6 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 6 (37.50%) HP
6 6 (37.50%) Internet
6 6 (37.50%) Brocade
7 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
7 5 (31.25%) HTTP
7 5 (31.25%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (18.75%) BCP
9 3 (18.75%) Project Management
9 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (18.75%) Migration
9 3 (18.75%) WAN
9 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 3 (18.75%) LAN
9 3 (18.75%) Perl
9 3 (18.75%) Degree
10 2 (12.50%) WSUS
10 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (12.50%) CLARiiON
10 2 (12.50%) VMware Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
2 5 (31.25%) HTTP
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Team Leader
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Telephony Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Technology Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) CLARiiON
2 1 (6.25%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) PRINCE2
2 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) BCP
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.25%) Email Management
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) NCIE
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Server
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) NetApp
3 9 (56.25%) EMC
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) HP
5 6 (37.50%) Brocade
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Veeam
8 1 (6.25%) Lotus
8 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (6.25%) Mitel
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits+ £20k Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Burntwood, Staffordshire
TechCare Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago