The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 25 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.17% 1.71% 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.75% 9.68% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £35,500 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.38% +61.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
SAN
Staffordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 27.59% 17.71% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 18
Average salary £24,250 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.71% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SAN
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

SAN Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

SAN
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Brocade
4 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (33.33%) CCNP
4 5 (33.33%) CCNA
4 5 (33.33%) EMC
4 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (33.33%) Juniper
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) Line Management
6 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (20.00%) NetApp
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (13.33%) Hitachi

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Support
2 4 (26.67%) Senior IT Support
2 4 (26.67%) IT Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Support Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Support Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Line Management
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNP
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VCP4
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 5 (33.33%) Brocade
4 3 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (13.33%) Hitachi
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + (inc car allowance) + 5% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago