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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 34 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAN 26 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.78% 1.03% 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.43% 11.54% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 15
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £26,100 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
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
56 26 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.44% 8.90% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 64
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 March 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 34 (87.18%) MS Exchange
3 28 (71.79%) Active Directory
3 28 (71.79%) NetApp
3 28 (71.79%) Firewall
4 26 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 26 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (58.97%) EMC
6 19 (48.72%) SharePoint
6 19 (48.72%) Blackberry
6 19 (48.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 19 (48.72%) Replication
6 19 (48.72%) Lync
7 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (43.59%) VMware
8 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (38.46%) Hyper-V
10 14 (35.90%) NAS
11 12 (30.77%) PowerShell
11 12 (30.77%) MCSE
11 12 (30.77%) VBScript
12 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
12 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
12 11 (28.21%) Office Communications Server
13 10 (25.64%) MCSA
14 9 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (23.08%) SQL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 34 (87.18%) MS Exchange
2 26 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 26 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 26 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (48.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (48.72%) SharePoint
3 19 (48.72%) Lync
4 11 (28.21%) Office Communications Server
5 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (71.79%) Firewall
2 14 (35.90%) NAS
3 9 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (23.08%) LAN
3 9 (23.08%) WAN
4 6 (15.38%) DHCP
4 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 6 (15.38%) DNS
5 4 (10.26%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
General
1 5 (12.82%) French Language
1 5 (12.82%) German Language
1 5 (12.82%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Field Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Support Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Support
4 4 (10.26%) Messaging Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Leader
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Specialist
4 4 (10.26%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Network Support
5 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Blackberry
1 19 (48.72%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 26 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (17.95%) Linux
5 6 (15.38%) UNIX
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
3 2 (5.13%) Test Management
3 2 (5.13%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.56%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) Change Management
4 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) VBScript
1 12 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 9 (23.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (30.77%) MCSE
3 10 (25.64%) MCSA
4 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.38%) MCP
6 4 (10.26%) MCTS
6 4 (10.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (71.79%) Active Directory
2 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.38%) NFS
5 4 (10.26%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) NetApp
2 23 (58.97%) EMC
3 17 (43.59%) VMware
4 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
5 9 (23.08%) Cisco
6 6 (15.38%) Symantec
7 4 (10.26%) CA
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle
8 1 (2.56%) HP