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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 26 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAN 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.53% 2.25% 10.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 18.18% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
21 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 16.03% 12.36% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 12
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,001 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Lync
5 2 (33.33%) IPFX
5 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) NAS
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) XenServer
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Lync
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
1 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenServer
3 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) IPFX