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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 61 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.45% 2.60% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.86% 12.73% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 10
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £23,550 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.21% -3.52%
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
70 110 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.29% 20.45% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 65 90 65
Average salary £26,250 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.79% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,850 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -5 3 £47,500 +21.79% 2
Lichfield - 3 £27,500 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £38,000 -
Tamworth - 1 - -
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 20 (80.00%) VMware
2 17 (68.00%) Data Centre
3 15 (60.00%) Windows
4 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (44.00%) Cisco
6 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (28.00%) Firewall
8 7 (28.00%) Citrix
8 7 (28.00%) NetApp
9 6 (24.00%) Project Management
9 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (24.00%) CCNA
9 6 (24.00%) MCP
9 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
9 6 (24.00%) Migration
9 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (24.00%) iSCSI
9 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
9 6 (24.00%) High Availability
9 6 (24.00%) Transition Management
9 6 (24.00%) Security Patching
10 5 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 5 (20.00%) SQL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) iSCSI
3 5 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (16.00%) DHCP
4 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) LAN
6 1 (4.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
4 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Project Support Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) EMC VNX
2 3 (12.00%) EMC VNXe
3 2 (8.00%) EPoS
4 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) High Availability
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
1 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (24.00%) Project Management
1 6 (24.00%) Security Patching
1 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (24.00%) Transition Management
2 1 (4.00%) Change Control
2 1 (4.00%) Information Management
2 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.00%) People Management
2 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCNA
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (24.00%) MCP
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) NetApp
5 3 (12.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle
7 1 (4.00%) arcserve
7 1 (4.00%) Lotus
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM plc
Salary: £16500 - £19500 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago