The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 66 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 17 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.18% 3.36% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.32% 20.33% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 18
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £33,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
SAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 123 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.28% 16.53% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 68 86 139
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SAN
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SAN Salary Trend in the North East

SAN
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SAN Salary Histogram in the North East

SAN
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -9 13 £27,500 +12.24% 3
Northumberland 0 3 £40,000 +53.84% 1
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 41 (82.00%) Windows
2 35 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 30 (60.00%) Firewall
4 29 (58.00%) NetApp
5 28 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (54.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (54.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 26 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 26 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 24 (48.00%) EMC
9 20 (40.00%) SharePoint
9 20 (40.00%) Replication
9 20 (40.00%) VMware
9 20 (40.00%) NAS
10 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (38.00%) Lync
10 19 (38.00%) Blackberry
10 19 (38.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (34.00%) Hyper-V
12 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
12 15 (30.00%) Cisco
12 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
13 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
14 13 (26.00%) SQL
14 13 (26.00%) PowerShell
15 12 (24.00%) VBScript
15 12 (24.00%) MCSE
16 11 (22.00%) MCSA

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 35 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 27 (54.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 26 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 19 (38.00%) Lync
5 19 (38.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (22.00%) Office Communications Server
7 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (4.00%) Apache
9 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (2.00%) IIS
9 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
9 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 30 (60.00%) Firewall
2 20 (40.00%) NAS
3 11 (22.00%) WAN
3 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (20.00%) LAN
5 9 (18.00%) DNS
5 9 (18.00%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (16.00%) DHCP
7 4 (8.00%) iSCSI
7 4 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.00%) SSL
9 1 (2.00%) FCoE
9 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
9 1 (2.00%) HTTP
9 1 (2.00%) SMTP
9 1 (2.00%) Internet
9 1 (2.00%) SSH
9 1 (2.00%) VLAN
9 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.00%) VLDB
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.00%) Italian Language
2 6 (12.00%) French Language
2 6 (12.00%) German Language
3 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Field Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Messaging Specialist
5 4 (8.00%) Support Specialist
5 4 (8.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.00%) Exchange Specialist
5 4 (8.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Specialist
6 3 (6.00%) Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) Memcached
2 1 (2.00%) REST
2 1 (2.00%) J2EE
2 1 (2.00%) SOAP
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.00%) Replication
2 19 (38.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.00%) CCTV
4 1 (2.00%) PKI
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (82.00%) Windows
2 28 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (54.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (22.00%) Linux
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.00%) UNIX
6 2 (4.00%) CentOS
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) ITIL
2 4 (8.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (6.00%) Web Development
3 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.00%) Scrum
4 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.00%) Test Management
5 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.00%) DevOps
5 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.00%) BCP
5 1 (2.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
1 13 (26.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (24.00%) VBScript
3 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (24.00%) MCSE
3 11 (22.00%) MCSA
4 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (12.00%) MCP
7 4 (8.00%) MCTS
7 4 (8.00%) MCITP
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.00%) CCNA
8 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (34.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (14.00%) NFS
5 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) AirWatch
2 3 (6.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.00%) logstash
4 1 (2.00%) Kibana
4 1 (2.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
4 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) NetApp
2 24 (48.00%) EMC
3 20 (40.00%) VMware
4 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (30.00%) Cisco
5 7 (14.00%) Symantec
6 4 (8.00%) CA
7 2 (4.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) IBM
7 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.00%) F5
8 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle
8 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.00%) Juniper
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.00%) Dell
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