Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 49 36
Rank change year-on-year +21 -13 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAN 25 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 6.58% 2.00% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.76% 11.54% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 5
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £33,375 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.87% -18.60% -3.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £49,522 £36,875 £43,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.84% -8.13% +6.67%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 68 78 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 17.89% 17.29% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 49 66 38
Shropshire median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -16.17% +34.68%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,750 £26,025
90th Percentile £46,125 £57,500 £51,496
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Shropshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for SAN in Shropshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Shropshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SAN in Shropshire

SAN
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Telford +15 20 £35,000 +4.87% 3
SAN
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) DNS
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (92.00%) VMware
3 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (72.00%) Clustering
4 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
5 17 (68.00%) NAS
5 17 (68.00%) Citrix
6 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
8 14 (56.00%) DHCP
8 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (48.00%) SolarWinds
9 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
9 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
9 12 (48.00%) DDNS
9 12 (48.00%) Hyper-V
10 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (40.00%) WSUS
11 9 (36.00%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (36.00%) MySQL
12 8 (32.00%) WAP
12 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (32.00%) SCCM
12 8 (32.00%) SCOM
12 8 (32.00%) Root Cause Analysis

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (28.00%) Apache
4 6 (24.00%) IIS
5 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) DNS
2 17 (68.00%) NAS
3 14 (56.00%) DHCP
4 12 (48.00%) DDNS
4 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (8.00%) Firewall
6 2 (8.00%) LAN
6 2 (8.00%) PBX
6 2 (8.00%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Server Support
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Leader
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Support
3 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Hardware Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Clustering
2 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (28.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (32.00%) Change Management
1 8 (32.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (24.00%) Service Management
2 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.00%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (36.00%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (24.00%) MCITP
3 6 (24.00%) MCSA
3 6 (24.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (48.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (32.00%) UAG
5 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) WSUS
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 8 (32.00%) SCCM
2 8 (32.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (68.00%) Citrix
4 12 (48.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Dell
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) McAfee
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp