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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 24 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.42% 3.66% 11.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 23.08% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
23 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 18.55% 15.85% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 14
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 £20,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) DNS
5 7 (58.33%) Wireless
6 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
6 6 (50.00%) SCCM
7 5 (41.67%) VLAN
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (41.67%) DHCP
7 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (33.33%) Citrix
8 4 (33.33%) Firewall
9 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (16.67%) MCITP
9 2 (16.67%) Brocade
9 2 (16.67%) Clustering
9 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
9 2 (16.67%) iSCSI

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) Wireless
2 5 (41.67%) VLAN
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 2 (16.67%) NAS
4 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) XenServer
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) Brocade
5 2 (16.67%) IPFX
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) EMC