The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - 18 8
Permanent jobs citing SAN 0 13 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 11.50% 29.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 39.39% 64.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 29
Average salary - £38,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SAN
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 33 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 16.83% 29.20% 46.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 47
Average salary £26,500 £38,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.26% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

SAN
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

SAN Salary Trend in Wakefield

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) Celerra
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Celerra
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco