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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - - 24
Permanent jobs citing SAN 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
3 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.52% 8.33% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -50.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £67,500 £29,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Environment Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft