Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 78 52
Rank change year-on-year +33 -26 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 13 2 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.96% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.55% 1.85% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 44 108 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 10.02% 16.00% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 69 32
Median annual salary £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,612 £64,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +1.09% +2.22%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing SAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Northern Ireland

SAN
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAN in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for SAN in Northern Ireland

SAN
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +31 13 £30,000 -20.00%
SAN
UK

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SAN.

1 13 (100.00%) Perl
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
1 13 (100.00%) Solaris
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Python
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
1 13 (100.00%) SMTP
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) NFS
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
1 13 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 13 (100.00%) SSH
1 13 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 13 (100.00%) NAS
1 13 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 13 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
1 13 (100.00%) NAS
1 13 (100.00%) SMTP
1 13 (100.00%) SSH
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Junior
1 13 (100.00%) Junior Unix Engineer
1 13 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Solaris
1 13 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 13 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 13 (100.00%) Perl
1 13 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet