The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 55 70 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -31
Permanent jobs citing SAN 7 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.48% 1.24% 4.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.78% 6.36% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 14
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
SAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 110 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 19.07% 19.47% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75 81 56
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SAN
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

SAN Salary Trend in Warrington

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) MS Office
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) DHCP
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) SLA
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) VoIP
6 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (30.77%) XenApp
7 3 (23.08%) XenServer
7 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) BT
7 3 (23.08%) NetApp
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) Toshiba
7 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) Avaya
7 3 (23.08%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) Broadband

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DHCP
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) Broadband
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
1 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX Technical Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) HP Superdome
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) AIX
4 2 (15.38%) HPUX
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) OpenUP
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCTS
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 3 (23.08%) XenServer
4 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
5 2 (15.38%) Samba
5 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) Avaya
5 3 (23.08%) NetApp
5 3 (23.08%) Toshiba
5 3 (23.08%) BT
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) Symantec
7 1 (7.69%) Sophos
7 1 (7.69%) CommVault
7 1 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (7.69%) EMC
7 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
7 1 (7.69%) NETGEAR
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