Period
to 22 September 2018

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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 57 68
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11 +27
Permanent jobs citing SAN 20 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.02% 4.16% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.17% 15.31% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 12
Warrington median annual salary £39,000 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.41% -17.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,600 £35,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% -11.11% -18.18%

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 179 196 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 27.04% 27.15% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 139 155 72
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.62% +9.63% -3.57%
10th Percentile £27,100 £20,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £49,800 £53,625
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% +20.30% -16.88%

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

SAN
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Warrington over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SAN in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) VMware
4 11 (55.00%) LAN
4 11 (55.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (45.00%) Citrix
6 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (35.00%) ITIL
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
7 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (30.00%) High Availability
8 6 (30.00%) IaaS
8 6 (30.00%) AirWatch
8 6 (30.00%) NetApp
8 6 (30.00%) Clustering
8 6 (30.00%) Blue Coat
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) HP
9 5 (25.00%) SSL
9 5 (25.00%) CommVault

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 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (30.00%) IaaS
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) LAN
1 11 (55.00%) WAN
2 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (25.00%) SSL
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) FTP
4 2 (10.00%) HTTP
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security
4 2 (10.00%) SMTP
4 2 (10.00%) SSH
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
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 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 7 (35.00%) IT Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Support Specialist
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (30.00%) Clustering
3 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) AIX
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (30.00%) High Availability
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 5 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
5 5 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (25.00%) Server Hardening
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) AirWatch
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (25.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Citrix
3 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
4 6 (30.00%) Blue Coat
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) NetApp
5 5 (25.00%) Brocade
5 5 (25.00%) CommVault
5 5 (25.00%) F5
5 5 (25.00%) HP
5 5 (25.00%) McAfee
5 5 (25.00%) NetIQ
5 5 (25.00%) Nimble Storage
5 5 (25.00%) TippingPoint
6 2 (10.00%) Veeam