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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 65 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.24% 2.12% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.27% 16.85% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 18
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £22,600 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £47,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
110 89 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.08% 12.61% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 95 80 100
Average salary £35,000 £29,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2015.

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 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
Stoke-on-Trent 0 5 £50,000 +41.84% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +4 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Cannock - 1 £31,500 -
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 26 (83.87%) VMware
2 14 (45.16%) Firewall
3 13 (41.94%) Data Centre
4 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (38.71%) Citrix
5 9 (29.03%) Project Management
5 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
5 9 (29.03%) Windows
5 9 (29.03%) Transition Management
5 9 (29.03%) Finance
5 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (29.03%) Software Delivery
6 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
7 7 (22.58%) SDLC
8 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
9 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
9 5 (16.13%) Migration
9 5 (16.13%) VLAN
10 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
10 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
10 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (12.90%) WAN
10 4 (12.90%) DHCP
10 4 (12.90%) DNS
11 3 (9.68%) HP
11 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
11 3 (9.68%) VoIP
11 3 (9.68%) CA

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) VLAN
3 4 (12.90%) WAN
3 4 (12.90%) DHCP
3 4 (12.90%) DNS
4 3 (9.68%) VoIP
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Hudson
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Project Manager
2 21 (67.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 21 (67.74%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Network Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Support Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Support Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.45%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
1 9 (29.03%) Project Management
1 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (29.03%) Transition Management
1 9 (29.03%) Software Delivery
2 7 (22.58%) SDLC
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Line Management
5 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
5 3 (9.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) SCOM
2 2 (6.45%) Sysprep
2 2 (6.45%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) VMware
2 12 (38.71%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) CA
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
4 2 (6.45%) NetApp
4 2 (6.45%) Lotus
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago