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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 38 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.02% 1.49% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 7.55% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +7.55%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
27 53 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 13.71% 19.70% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 34
Average salary £26,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 8
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) Wyse
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (50.00%) Symantec
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (37.50%) Coaching

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 8
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Wyse
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus