Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 53 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAN 29 42 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.79% 3.97% 4.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.66% 18.50% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 30
Liverpool median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +31.61% -22.50%
10th Percentile £36,750 £39,287 £22,696
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £56,250
Merseyside median annual salary £46,250 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.11% +17.33% -25.00%

SAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 128 227 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 16.71% 21.44% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 80 148 68
Liverpool median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £20,925
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,800 £55,375
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Liverpool

SAN
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for SAN in Liverpool

SAN
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Liverpool over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SAN.

1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server
3 19 (65.52%) HP
4 17 (58.62%) PowerShell
5 15 (51.72%) Unix
5 15 (51.72%) HPUX
6 14 (48.28%) Red Hat
6 14 (48.28%) Shell Script
7 13 (44.83%) Finance
8 11 (37.93%) 3PAR
8 11 (37.93%) Server Hardening
9 10 (34.48%) Banking
9 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
10 9 (31.03%) VMware
10 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
11 8 (27.59%) Linux
12 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
12 7 (24.14%) XenApp
13 6 (20.69%) NAS
13 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (20.69%) Time Management
13 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
13 6 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (20.69%) Degree
13 6 (20.69%) Citrix
13 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
13 6 (20.69%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (20.69%) Back Office

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Confluence
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) NAS
1 6 (20.69%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Banking
3 6 (20.69%) Back Office
3 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) HPUX Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Active Directory Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Administrator
4 6 (20.69%) HPUX Administrator
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.69%) Virtual Team
3 3 (10.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server
3 15 (51.72%) HPUX
3 15 (51.72%) Unix
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Server Hardening
2 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
2 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (20.69%) Server Patching
2 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
2 6 (20.69%) Strategic Thinking
2 6 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (20.69%) Time Management
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (10.34%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Runbook
5 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) PowerShell
2 14 (48.28%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) CCA
2 3 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
2 7 (24.14%) XenApp
3 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Nagios
1 3 (10.34%) SCOM
1 3 (10.34%) SCOrch
2 2 (6.90%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) HP
2 14 (48.28%) Red Hat
3 11 (37.93%) 3PAR
4 9 (31.03%) VMware
5 6 (20.69%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft