The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 64 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAN 14 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.96% 2.15% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.73% 14.43% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 8
Average salary £28,750 £36,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +2.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £32,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 97 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.45% 14.92% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 80 85 77
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
(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
Stoke-on-Trent +10 6 £35,250 -6.00%
Burton-upon-Trent -11 2 £32,500 - 1
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) LAN
2 9 (42.86%) WAN
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) VPN
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL
3 8 (38.10%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) Citrix
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (28.57%) CCNA
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) CCNP
6 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 5 (23.81%) VLAN
6 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (19.05%) vSphere
7 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) VMware Server
7 4 (19.05%) Brocade
7 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) HP
7 4 (19.05%) EMC
7 4 (19.05%) NetApp

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) LAN
1 9 (42.86%) WAN
2 8 (38.10%) VPN
2 8 (38.10%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) VLAN
4 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (9.52%) DNS
6 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) HTTP
6 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 1 (4.76%) Network Security
7 1 (4.76%) WLAN
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Junior
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
5 2 (9.52%) People Management
5 2 (9.52%) B2B
5 2 (9.52%) BCP
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) ERP
6 1 (4.76%) Email Management
6 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (28.57%) CCNA
2 5 (23.81%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 4 (19.05%) vSphere
3 4 (19.05%) VMware Server
4 2 (9.52%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Brocade
5 4 (19.05%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) EMC
5 4 (19.05%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) Avaya
6 2 (9.52%) Juniper
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Competitive, Grade 7
Posted: 26 days ago