The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 19 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.78% 2.04% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 9.09% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
Communications & Networking Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 5.56% 22.45% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 12
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £23,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Manchester

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

SAN
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

SAN Salary Trend in Wigan

SAN
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Wigan

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) CLARiiON
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) CLARiiON
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) BCP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade