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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 22 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.55% - 9.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% - 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
Average salary £37,500 - £38,000
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
35 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.82% 17.28% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 25
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Wakefield

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Hitachi
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) CCNP
6 1 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) Broadband
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Hitachi
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) F5