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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 17 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.27% 10.94% 4.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 53.85% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
11 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 12.50% 20.31% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 19
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,001
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 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (25.00%) CCEE
4 1 (25.00%) CCAA
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCEE
2 1 (25.00%) CCAA
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix