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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 60 75 57
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing SAN 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.92% 0.22% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.60% 1.69% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £36,250 £36,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.69% +27.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £36,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £36,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
111 59 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 25.46% 12.80% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 96 53 46
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £66,250
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 23 January 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 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco
5 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (47.06%) IIS
6 8 (47.06%) iSCSI
7 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) MCSE
7 7 (41.18%) HP
7 7 (41.18%) Citrix
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (41.18%) VMware ESX
7 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
7 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (35.29%) VPN
8 6 (35.29%) MS Office
8 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 5 (29.41%) NetApp
9 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (23.53%) MCTS
10 4 (23.53%) MCITP
10 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (23.53%) Lync

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (47.06%) IIS
4 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (23.53%) Lync
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) iSCSI
2 6 (35.29%) VPN
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) VoIP
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) IT Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security Management
3 2 (11.76%) Security Management
4 1 (5.88%) OpenUP
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
1 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) VB
3 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) MCSE
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (23.53%) MCTS
3 4 (23.53%) MCITP
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) VMware ESX
3 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
4 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (23.53%) XenApp
5 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) HP
3 7 (41.18%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) NetApp
5 4 (23.53%) NETGEAR
5 4 (23.53%) Symantec
5 4 (23.53%) EMC
6 3 (17.65%) CommVault
6 3 (17.65%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) Sophos
7 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday