The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 34 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.69% 2.12% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.14% 13.51% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.70% 15.68% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 31
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
SAN
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram 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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Redditch +8 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Worcester +6 2 £50,000 +34.22%
Evesham - 1 £55,000 -
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) VMware
4 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (56.25%) Linux
6 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (37.50%) VPN
7 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
8 5 (31.25%) IIS
8 5 (31.25%) Citrix
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (25.00%) ITIL
9 4 (25.00%) CCNA
9 4 (25.00%) HTTP
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) VoIP
9 4 (25.00%) SMTP
9 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (25.00%) Information Security
9 4 (25.00%) NetApp
9 4 (25.00%) MPLS
9 4 (25.00%) Statistics
9 4 (25.00%) Business Development
9 4 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (25.00%) Network Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) VPN
2 4 (25.00%) HTTP
2 4 (25.00%) VoIP
2 4 (25.00%) SMTP
2 4 (25.00%) MPLS
3 3 (18.75%) NAS
3 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) SNMP
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) FTP
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Development Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Storage Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Wintel Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Wintel Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (25.00%) Statistics
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
2 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix
2 1 (6.25%) EMC Centera
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (25.00%) Information Security
1 4 (25.00%) Business Development
1 4 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Ruby
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCNA
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) NCDA
2 3 (18.75%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) XenServer
4 2 (12.50%) NFS
4 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) Postfix
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
5 4 (25.00%) NetApp
6 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
6 3 (18.75%) Avaya
6 3 (18.75%) EMC
7 2 (12.50%) Dell
8 1 (6.25%) HP
8 1 (6.25%) Apple
8 1 (6.25%) Symantec
8 1 (6.25%) Isilon