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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 61 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 15 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.12% 2.72% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.85% 19.15% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 9
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £29,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 94 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.59% 14.22% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 80 84 70
Average salary £29,750 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 6 £35,250 -
Tamworth +3 2 £33,750 -13.46%
Burton-upon-Trent -10 2 £32,500 - 1
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) LAN
2 9 (42.86%) WAN
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) VPN
3 8 (38.10%) Citrix
3 8 (38.10%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) CCNA
6 5 (23.81%) CCNP
6 5 (23.81%) HP
6 5 (23.81%) NetApp
6 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
6 5 (23.81%) VLAN
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (19.05%) Brocade
7 4 (19.05%) vSphere
7 4 (19.05%) VMware Server
7 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) VoIP
7 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (19.05%) SQL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
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
4 4 (19.05%) VoIP
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) HTTP
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) Internet
6 1 (4.76%) WLAN
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.76%) Junior
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
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 7 (33.33%) ITIL
1 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Change Control
4 2 (9.52%) B2B
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) BCP
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) Email Management
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (28.57%) CCNA
2 5 (23.81%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) vSphere
3 4 (19.05%) VMware Server
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) Citrix
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) HP
5 5 (23.81%) NetApp
6 4 (19.05%) Brocade
6 4 (19.05%) EMC
7 2 (9.52%) Avaya
7 2 (9.52%) Juniper
8 1 (4.76%) Mitel
8 1 (4.76%) Lotus
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: Competitive, Grade 7
Posted: 6 days ago