The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 32 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 4 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.14% 4.37% 3.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 16.07% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -12.50%
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 Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 56 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 16.04% 27.18% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 37
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SAN
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

SAN Salary Trend in Worcestershire

SAN
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kidderminster - 2 £31,500 -
Malvern - 1 £40,000 -
Worcester - 1 - - 1
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (57.14%) vSphere
6 7 (50.00%) MCITP
6 7 (50.00%) Citrix
6 7 (50.00%) HP
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (50.00%) MCSE
6 7 (50.00%) IIS
6 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco
7 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
7 6 (42.86%) Backup Exec
8 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Vista
8 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
8 5 (35.71%) LAN
8 5 (35.71%) WAN
8 5 (35.71%) Avaya
8 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) SQL
9 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
10 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 7 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
4 2 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) DDNS
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Technician
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Vista
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) MCITP
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (50.00%) MCSE
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) XenApp
5 1 (7.14%) XenServer
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Backup Exec
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (50.00%) HP
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Avaya
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) Sophos
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago