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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 40 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.63% - 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% - 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 12.03% 17.11% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 29
Average salary £33,500 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.64% -13.84%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) HPUX
3 1 (14.29%) OS/400
3 1 (14.29%) zOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (14.29%) XenServer
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint