The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 32 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.66% 1.25% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.32% 11.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
SAN
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.11% 10.63% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 23
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,875 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SAN
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

SAN Salary Trend in Stockport

SAN
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Stockport

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) NCDA
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) CCA
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCA
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (33.33%) NCDA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Wyse
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Intel