The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 59 60
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 3 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.69% 0.67% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 5.36% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -17.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 42 56 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 9.63% 12.47% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 88
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -17.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

SAN
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for SAN in Lancashire

SAN
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 3 £32,500 - 1
SAN
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) AIX
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) XenServer
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (28.57%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Business Development
1 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Line Management
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
1 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) XenApp
1 3 (42.86%) XenServer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
6 1 (14.29%) Dell
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) Juniper
6 1 (14.29%) Mitel
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) Sun
6 1 (14.29%) Veeam
6 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
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