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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Storage Area Network (SAN)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 57 63 51
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 5 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.13% 1.65% 3.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.93% 15.28% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 21
Median salary £29,500 £35,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.90% -29.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £24,850 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £42,100 £55,000
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 56 72 108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 12.70% 10.79% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 48 67 90
Median salary £29,500 £34,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.49% +1.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 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
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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +5 5 £29,500 +18.00% 1
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) WLAN
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (40.00%) NAS
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) LDAP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Migration

SAN
Top Related 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) WLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) LDAP
4 2 (40.00%) NAS
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Support
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago