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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 43 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.47% 3.60% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 17.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 0
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
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 Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 51 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 24.69% 20.40% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 53 49 25
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
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 1 October 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
(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
Worcester -1 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Droitwich - 1 £32,500 -
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) HP
4 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (27.78%) vSphere
5 5 (27.78%) QlikView
5 5 (27.78%) Data Transformation
5 5 (27.78%) iSCSI
5 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
5 5 (27.78%) IIS
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) MCSE
6 4 (22.22%) Dell
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (22.22%) Avaya
6 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Vista
6 4 (22.22%) SharePoint

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (27.78%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) iSCSI
2 4 (22.22%) NAS
3 3 (16.67%) FTP
3 3 (16.67%) HTTP
3 3 (16.67%) SNMP
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (27.78%) QlikView
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Data Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Storage Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Implementation Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Technician
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Streams
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Data Transformation
1 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (22.22%) MCSE
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) MCITP
3 3 (16.67%) NCDA
3 3 (16.67%) NCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CCEE
4 1 (5.56%) CCAA
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (27.78%) vSphere
4 3 (16.67%) NFS
5 2 (11.11%) XenApp
5 2 (11.11%) XenServer
6 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) HP
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Dell
4 4 (22.22%) Avaya
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Apple
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle