The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 54 55 65
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 14 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.50% 3.70% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.47% 21.17% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 10
Median salary £45,750 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.96% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,375 £35,300 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 85 137 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 15.18% 17.50% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73 112 107
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +19.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing SAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Coventry

SAN
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for SAN in Coventry

SAN
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Coventry over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Coventry

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for SAN.

1 15 (65.22%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 13 (56.52%) Linux
4 10 (43.48%) Citrix
5 9 (39.13%) IBM
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
6 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
6 8 (34.78%) NetApp
7 7 (30.43%) Cisco
7 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) Unix
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle
7 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
8 6 (26.09%) Data Centre Operations
8 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (26.09%) CommVault
9 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
9 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
9 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
9 5 (21.74%) XenApp
9 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
10 4 (17.39%) XenServer
10 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (17.39%) VoIP
10 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
10 4 (17.39%) Service Management

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
1 4 (17.39%) VoIP
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.35%) Intranet
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) MPLS
4 1 (4.35%) SNMP
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Team Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) SAN Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Unix Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Server Support
5 1 (4.35%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Flash
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) COM
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) NHS
3 3 (13.04%) IBM XIV
3 3 (13.04%) Replication
3 3 (13.04%) Virtual Team
4 2 (8.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
4 7 (30.43%) Unix
5 3 (13.04%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (8.70%) CentOS
6 2 (8.70%) Solaris
6 2 (8.70%) SUSE
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) E-business
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) SABSA
7 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) Korn
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.70%) NCSA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCSP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ISSAP
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) SANS
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (21.74%) XenApp
4 4 (17.39%) XenServer
5 3 (13.04%) GPFS
5 3 (13.04%) vSphere
6 2 (8.70%) NFS
6 2 (8.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) NetApp OnCommand
1 3 (13.04%) SnapMirror
2 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
2 2 (8.70%) Simpana
3 1 (4.35%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) Citrix
3 9 (39.13%) IBM
4 8 (34.78%) NetApp
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) CommVault
7 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
8 2 (8.70%) HP
8 2 (8.70%) Netezza
8 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
8 2 (8.70%) Sun
8 2 (8.70%) Veritas
9 1 (4.35%) Finjan
9 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint