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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 16 33 16
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.41% 1.67% 7.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.71% 7.69% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -17.64%
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
14 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 17.95% 21.67% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 11
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £41,837
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (76.92%) DNS
4 9 (69.23%) Windows 8
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (61.54%) Firewall
6 7 (53.85%) Wireless
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (46.15%) SCCM
7 6 (46.15%) CCNA
7 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (38.46%) Clustering
8 5 (38.46%) DHCP
8 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
8 5 (38.46%) VMware Server
8 5 (38.46%) VLAN
8 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (15.38%) Symantec
11 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (15.38%) NetApp

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (15.38%) Lync
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Support Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Server Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 8
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Server
4 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Dell
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) IPFX
3 2 (15.38%) Brocade
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint