The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 39 51
Rank change year-on-year -14 +12  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.68% 3.22% 3.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.33% 16.84% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 16
Median salary £32,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.09% +40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £60,000 £72,500
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 Sheffield with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 49 95 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 10.29% 19.11% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 42 80 97
Median salary £32,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

SAN
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for SAN in Sheffield

SAN
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Sheffield over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SAN.

1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) Windows
4 12 (60.00%) ITIL
4 12 (60.00%) Office 365
5 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (55.00%) Cisco
5 11 (55.00%) Hyper-V
6 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (40.00%) Linux
8 8 (40.00%) SQL
9 7 (35.00%) IIS
9 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
9 7 (35.00%) DNS
9 7 (35.00%) NAS
9 7 (35.00%) vSphere
9 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (30.00%) Firewall
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (25.00%) Web Services
11 5 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (25.00%) Hitachi
11 5 (25.00%) NetApp
11 5 (25.00%) SLA
11 5 (25.00%) HP
11 5 (25.00%) EMC

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 7 (35.00%) IIS
1 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Office 365
2 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (25.00%) PaaS
3 5 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
1 7 (35.00%) NAS
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) IT Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Support
6 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (25.00%) Biotechnology
1 5 (25.00%) EMC VNX
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (25.00%) Network Management
2 5 (25.00%) Release Management
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) High Availability
3 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCITP
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCIE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (55.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (35.00%) vSphere
5 5 (25.00%) vCloud
6 3 (15.00%) XenApp
6 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (15.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) EMC
4 5 (25.00%) Hitachi
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) NetApp
4 5 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) F5