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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 54 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +14
Permanent jobs citing SAN 6 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.62% 7.61% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% 53.57% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 5
Average salary £22,000 £27,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,520 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -4.70%
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
40 56 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.81% 14.21% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 25
Average salary £30,875 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

SAN Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) IIS
4 5 (41.67%) MS Office
4 5 (41.67%) MCSE
4 5 (41.67%) MCSA
4 5 (41.67%) MCDBA
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) Internet
4 5 (41.67%) SNMP
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Clustering
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (41.67%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) NAS
4 5 (41.67%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) DBS Check
4 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (33.33%) DNS

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 5 (41.67%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
1 5 (41.67%) NAS
1 5 (41.67%) SNMP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) SMTP
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 5 (41.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) BCP
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (16.67%) Server Building
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) DBS Check
1 5 (41.67%) MCDBA
1 5 (41.67%) MCSA
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) iptables
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat