Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 91 85
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 7 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.58% 1.47% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.30% 9.73% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 28
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -30.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £27,300
90th Percentile £51,014 £46,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% -6.25% +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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 132 185 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.97% 15.09% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 109 155 169
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £21,125 £22,850 £21,950
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,000 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Staffordshire

SAN
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for SAN in Staffordshire

SAN
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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

Salary histogram for SAN in Staffordshire

SAN
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +19 6 £33,785 -3.47% 1
Lichfield - 1 £27,500 -
SAN
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) WLAN
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) WLAN
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) SNMP
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Windows Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Transition Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) DMAIC
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
2 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) CCENT
3 1 (14.29%) CITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat