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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 37 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.25% 2.36% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 17.24% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.21% -3.52%
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
18 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 10.11% 13.68% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 15
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) DEFINITY

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DEFINITY
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) HP