The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 23 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.77% 17.88% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 42.86% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 1
Average salary £36,250 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.42% -25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 63 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 23.89% 41.72% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 31
Average salary £25,000 £32,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.48% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
4 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (55.56%) SLA
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 2 (22.22%) HP
7 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (22.22%) WAN
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (22.22%) Lync
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) vSphere
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
8 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
8 1 (11.11%) NAS
8 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (11.11%) VCAP
8 1 (11.11%) CCEE
8 1 (11.11%) CCIA
8 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Lync
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (11.11%) Celerra
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) VCAP
1 1 (11.11%) CCEE
1 1 (11.11%) CCIA
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) CCA
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard
5 1 (11.11%) ProCurve
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya