The first table below looks at the demand for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 50 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 13 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.37% 4.23% 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.49% 25.35% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 13
Average salary £24,500 £28,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.03% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £39,512 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -2.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 71 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.29% 16.67% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32 66 68
Average salary £24,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Tyne and Wear

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAN
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

SAN Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAN
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN.

1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) VMware
2 21 (77.78%) Hyper-V
3 20 (74.07%) DNS
3 20 (74.07%) MS Excel
4 19 (70.37%) DHCP
5 18 (66.67%) NAS
5 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (62.96%) MS Exchange
6 17 (62.96%) UNIX
6 17 (62.96%) SLA
6 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
6 17 (62.96%) VMware ESX
6 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (59.26%) Symantec
7 16 (59.26%) NFS
7 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (59.26%) iSCSI
8 14 (51.85%) German Language
9 13 (48.15%) Italian Language
9 13 (48.15%) French Language
10 7 (25.93%) Cisco
11 6 (22.22%) Firewall
12 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (14.81%) HP
13 4 (14.81%) ITIL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing SAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (62.96%) MS Exchange
2 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (74.07%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) DNS
2 19 (70.37%) DHCP
3 18 (66.67%) NAS
4 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
5 16 (59.26%) iSCSI
6 6 (22.22%) Firewall
7 1 (3.70%) Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.70%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) LDAP
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) Intranet
7 1 (3.70%) OSPF
7 1 (3.70%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) Ingres
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 14 (51.85%) German Language
2 13 (48.15%) Italian Language
2 13 (48.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Technical Support
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Technical Support
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) CLARiiON
1 2 (7.41%) Celerra
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 21 (77.78%) Windows
3 17 (62.96%) UNIX
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) CentOS
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.41%) RHCE
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) MCTS
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) HP AIS
2 1 (3.70%) HP ASE
2 1 (3.70%) HP MASE
2 1 (3.70%) VCDX
2 1 (3.70%) NCDA
2 1 (3.70%) NCIE
2 1 (3.70%) VCAP
2 1 (3.70%) CCEE
2 1 (3.70%) CCIA
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) CCA
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (62.96%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 18 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (62.96%) VMware ESX
4 16 (59.26%) NFS
5 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 2 (7.41%) XenServer
7 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.70%) vSphere
7 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) VMware
2 16 (59.26%) Symantec
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.41%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) Sun
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Lotus
7 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu