Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 55 68
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.76% 1.05% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.56% 5.21% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
Worcestershire median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.29% -2.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,550 £31,700
90th Percentile £52,500 £38,750 £38,750
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 119 96 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 23.33% 20.21% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 101 91 89
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,250 £22,400
90th Percentile £61,000 £51,250 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year +0.63% +4.61% +1.33%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +1 3 £45,000 +31.39% 1
Kidderminster - 2 £40,000 -
SAN
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) HP
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) MCSE
5 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 5 (55.56%) LAN
5 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 5 (55.56%) VPN
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (44.44%) MCSA
7 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (33.33%) IIS
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (33.33%) RIP
7 3 (33.33%) Wireless
7 3 (33.33%) NetApp
7 3 (33.33%) OSPF
7 3 (33.33%) BGP
7 3 (33.33%) Project Management
7 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
7 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

SAN
Co-occurring 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 3 (33.33%) NAS
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) RIP
3 3 (33.33%) Skype
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 3 (33.33%) IT Technical Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Network Systems Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Hardware Maintenance
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Line Management
1 3 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) Presales
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (44.44%) MCSA
4 3 (33.33%) MCITP
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp
4 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) HP
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 3 (33.33%) NetApp
5 3 (33.33%) Polycom
5 3 (33.33%) Veeam
6 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
6 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard