The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 / Worcestershire
Rank 55 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SAN 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.12% - 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% - 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 76 64 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 21.35% 18.55% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 74 57 38
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.58% +41.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

SAN
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for SAN in Worcestershire

SAN
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Worcestershire 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
Worcester - 4 £45,000 -
SAN
West Midlands

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for SAN.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
3 5 (71.43%) NAS
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Veeam
4 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Vista
4 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) MCSA
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (42.86%) Line Management
5 3 (42.86%) Presales
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) NAS
2 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) RFID
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) WebEx
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
1 3 (42.86%) IT Technical Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (42.86%) Line Management
2 3 (42.86%) Presales
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
4 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCSA
3 3 (42.86%) MCITP
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Fortinet
3 4 (57.14%) Veeam
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 1 (14.29%) Meraki
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) SAP