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 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 26 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.88% 5.17% 8.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 20.69% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 7
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £28,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,900 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.21% -3.52%
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
50 58 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 38.76% 25.00% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 41 53 23
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) Wireless
7 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) MS Office
7 1 (11.11%) Broadband
7 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (11.11%) Android
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Broadband
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Server Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Server Support
1 3 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server Support
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle