The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 12 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing SAN 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 10.00% 3.77% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.75% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £70,000 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 22.86% 13.21% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

SAN
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

SAN Salary Trend in West Lothian

SAN
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 5 £70,000 -
SAN
Scotland

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (70.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) High Availability
4 4 (40.00%) VTSP
4 4 (40.00%) Private Cloud
4 4 (40.00%) Replication
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) MOS
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) VoIP
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (40.00%) MCSE
4 4 (40.00%) HNC
4 4 (40.00%) HND
4 4 (40.00%) Sun
4 4 (40.00%) CCNA
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) EMC
4 4 (40.00%) Intel
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) LDAP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Designer
1 3 (30.00%) Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
1 4 (40.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) HNC
1 4 (40.00%) HND
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MOS
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) VTSP
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Sun
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 4 (40.00%) Intel
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec