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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 38 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.26% 1.77% 6.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 11.11% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £27,500 £39,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.37% +49.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £31,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £47,900 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
45 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 18.83% 15.93% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 24
Average salary £27,500 £23,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £64,000
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 21 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco