The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 24 32
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 8 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 5.71% 6.34% 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.02% 15.79% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 4
Median salary £32,500 £36,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.95% +8.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £33,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,000 £35,700
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 Wakefield with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 47 57 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 33.57% 40.14% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 38
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

SAN
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for SAN in Wakefield

SAN
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Wakefield over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAN in Wakefield

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 Wakefield region with a requirement for SAN.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (73.68%) ITIL
3 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
3 14 (73.68%) HP
4 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
5 11 (57.89%) SCCM
5 11 (57.89%) SCOM
6 9 (47.37%) VMware ESX
6 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
6 9 (47.37%) vMotion
6 9 (47.37%) vSphere
6 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (42.11%) Cisco
8 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (31.58%) LAN
9 6 (31.58%) WAN
9 6 (31.58%) DHCP
9 6 (31.58%) DNS
9 6 (31.58%) SLA
9 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
10 5 (26.32%) Citrix
10 5 (26.32%) HP Storage
10 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (21.05%) Server Building
11 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (21.05%) NetBackup

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DHCP
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Backup Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Backup Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) HP Storage
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
8 1 (5.26%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Server Building
3 3 (15.79%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) BCP
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) MCSE
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
1 9 (47.37%) VMware ESX
1 9 (47.37%) vSphere
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Terminal Server
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) SCCM
1 11 (57.89%) SCOM
2 9 (47.37%) vMotion
3 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) HP
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) Dell
5 3 (15.79%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) Symantec
6 2 (10.53%) Veritas
7 1 (5.26%) Hitachi