Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 62 68
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6 +8
Permanent jobs citing SAN 20 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.75% 2.17% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.87% 10.24% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Warrington median annual salary £39,000 £25,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.00% -44.44% -
10th Percentile £36,500 £25,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £25,000 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +35.38% -7.14% -22.22%

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 Warrington with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 106 127 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 19.85% 21.17% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 74 88 63
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.80% +34.17% -14.29%
10th Percentile £27,725 £20,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,250 £63,050
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +30.77% -13.33%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for SAN in Warrington

SAN
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for SAN in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for SAN.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (85.00%) Citrix
3 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (75.00%) LAN
3 15 (75.00%) WAN
3 15 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 10 (50.00%) VMware
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) Critical Thinking
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (15.00%) Analytical Thinking
9 3 (15.00%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (15.00%) SSL
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco
9 3 (15.00%) VPN
9 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (15.00%) Foglight
9 3 (15.00%) HP
9 3 (15.00%) CommVault
9 3 (15.00%) NetApp
9 3 (15.00%) NetIQ
9 3 (15.00%) McAfee

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) IaaS
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) LAN
1 15 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (15.00%) SSL
2 3 (15.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) FTP
3 2 (10.00%) HTTP
3 2 (10.00%) SMTP
3 2 (10.00%) SSH
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory Analyst
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
1 12 (60.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 12 (60.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix Support
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix Team Leader
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Support Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Support Team Leader
2 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 3 (15.00%) Critical Thinking
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) High Availability
3 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.00%) Server Hardening
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) AirWatch
1 3 (15.00%) Foglight
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Citrix
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (15.00%) Brocade
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) CommVault
4 3 (15.00%) F5
4 3 (15.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) McAfee
4 3 (15.00%) NetApp
4 3 (15.00%) NetIQ
4 3 (15.00%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.00%) TippingPoint