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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 72 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs citing SAN 10 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.27% 2.42% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.08% 20.62% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 17
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -12.06%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
71 97 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.03% 11.76% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 127
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -5 10 £35,000 +27.27% 1
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) VMware
3 12 (46.15%) Cisco
3 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (46.15%) NAS
4 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
4 11 (42.31%) Linux
5 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 8 (30.77%) DNS
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
8 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (23.08%) DHCP
9 6 (23.08%) SLA
9 6 (23.08%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) UNIX
9 6 (23.08%) Firewall
10 5 (19.23%) VMware ESX
10 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
10 5 (19.23%) EMC
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (19.23%) NetApp
11 4 (15.38%) HP
11 4 (15.38%) VLDB

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) NAS
2 8 (30.77%) DNS
3 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
4 6 (23.08%) DHCP
4 6 (23.08%) Firewall
5 4 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
6 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (7.69%) VLAN
7 2 (7.69%) SMTP
7 2 (7.69%) VPN
7 2 (7.69%) LAN
7 2 (7.69%) WAN
8 1 (3.85%) POP3
8 1 (3.85%) VoIP
8 1 (3.85%) FCoE
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
8 1 (3.85%) MPLS
8 1 (3.85%) OSPF
8 1 (3.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) VLDB
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (15.38%) Italian Language
2 3 (11.54%) French Language
2 3 (11.54%) German Language
3 2 (7.69%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.85%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Field Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) EMC VNX
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) CCTV
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) UNIX
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) CentOS
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Scrum
1 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (15.38%) Web Development
1 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
1 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Test Management
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Malware Detection\Protection
4 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) MCDBA
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
3 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) VMware ESX
4 4 (15.38%) NFS
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) NetApp
4 5 (19.23%) EMC
5 4 (15.38%) HP
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
6 3 (11.54%) Symantec
7 2 (7.69%) IBM
7 2 (7.69%) Citrix
8 1 (3.85%) Juniper
8 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.85%) Meraki
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle
8 1 (3.85%) Dell
8 1 (3.85%) Convergys
8 1 (3.85%) BT
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