The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 18 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 -  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 0.82% 3.51% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -  
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 Preston with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 4.10% 7.02% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

SAN
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for SAN in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 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 Preston region with a requirement for SAN.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) IT Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel