The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 24 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 0.94% 14.00% 5.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 63.64% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Average salary £42,000 £32,570 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.95% -4.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.32% 22.00% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 14
Average salary £25,000 £32,570 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.24% +0.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

SAN
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

SAN Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

SAN
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos
1 1 (33.33%) VMware