The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank - 17 28
Permanent jobs citing SAN 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 2.17% 4.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.50% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SAN
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.78% 17.39% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 13
Average salary £31,250 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 September 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%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
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%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
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%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade