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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 34 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing SAN 12 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.96% 2.75% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 38.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
42 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 17.36% 7.14% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 22
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Stockport

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 5 (38.46%) NAS
3 5 (38.46%) XenApp
3 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) IaaS
5 3 (23.08%) NetApp
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) VoIP
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (15.38%) MCSE
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) DNS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) IaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) NAS
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
4 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (15.38%) Coaching
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
3 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) XenServer
5 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 2 (15.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) Lotus
4 2 (15.38%) Apple
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
4 2 (15.38%) Wyse
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
4 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco