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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 42 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.14% 6.52% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 37.50% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 4
Average salary £24,250 £42,750 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.27% -20.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £35,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £52,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
10 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.68% 17.39% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 52
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) People Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Transition Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware