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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 58 47 63
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.18% 1.17% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 8.00% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,000 £56,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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 50 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 19.61% 14.62% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 80 22 48
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -7.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014, 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 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
3 12 (70.59%) Cisco
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
6 9 (52.94%) MCSE
7 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
7 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
8 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
8 7 (41.18%) XenApp
8 7 (41.18%) HP
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 7 (41.18%) Citrix
9 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
9 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 6 (35.29%) IIS
9 6 (35.29%) SQL
9 6 (35.29%) iSCSI
9 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
10 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
10 5 (29.41%) vSphere
10 5 (29.41%) ITIL
10 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
10 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (29.41%) NetApp

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (82.35%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (35.29%) IIS
4 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (11.76%) Lync
5 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
1 6 (35.29%) iSCSI
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) VPN
2 4 (23.53%) VoIP
3 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
4 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
8 1 (5.88%) AIX
8 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Security Management
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (52.94%) MCSE
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (23.53%) MCTS
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) MCITP
5 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
5 1 (5.88%) MCSA
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 7 (41.18%) XenApp
4 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
4 5 (29.41%) vSphere
5 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) HP
3 7 (41.18%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) NetApp
5 3 (17.65%) CommVault
5 3 (17.65%) Dell
5 3 (17.65%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) Mitel
6 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.88%) NETGEAR
6 1 (5.88%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago