The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 49 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAN 12 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.88% 2.29% 3.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 22.81% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 14
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £29,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.99%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 57 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.54% 10.04% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 65
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
3 10 (43.48%) NAS
3 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
3 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (34.78%) Firewall
5 8 (34.78%) NetApp
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 6 (26.09%) UNIX
6 6 (26.09%) DNS
6 6 (26.09%) SLA
6 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
7 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
7 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) Web Development
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
1 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.04%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (8.70%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (8.70%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) NAS
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
3 6 (26.09%) DNS
3 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
4 4 (17.39%) LAN
4 4 (17.39%) WAN
4 4 (17.39%) DHCP
4 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (17.39%) iSCSI
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) VLDB
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) MySQL
General
1 4 (17.39%) Italian Language
2 3 (13.04%) French Language
2 3 (13.04%) German Language
3 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.35%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Administrator
1 6 (26.09%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Support
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Field Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) IT Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) CCTV
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Linux
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) UNIX
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) CentOS
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
1 4 (17.39%) Scrum
1 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (17.39%) Web Development
1 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) MCSA
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
4 4 (17.39%) VMware ESX
4 4 (17.39%) NFS
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) NetApp
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) EMC
4 2 (8.70%) CA
4 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) Convergys
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle