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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 44 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing SAN 32 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.71% 1.42% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.78% 10.26% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 15
Average salary £27,500 £24,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,640 £21,700 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £33,600 £43,400
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
92 78 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.55% 13.88% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57 45 79
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +13 30 £27,500 +12.24% 1
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 33 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 32 (72.73%) Firewall
4 31 (70.45%) Active Directory
5 28 (63.64%) NetApp
6 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (56.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 25 (56.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 25 (56.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 25 (56.82%) EMC
8 21 (47.73%) VMware
9 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (43.18%) Replication
10 19 (43.18%) Blackberry
10 19 (43.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 19 (43.18%) SharePoint
10 19 (43.18%) Lync
11 17 (38.64%) Hyper-V
12 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (31.82%) Cisco
13 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
13 14 (31.82%) NAS
14 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
15 12 (27.27%) MCSE
15 12 (27.27%) SQL
15 12 (27.27%) VBScript
15 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
15 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
16 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 33 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 25 (56.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 25 (56.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 25 (56.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (43.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (43.18%) SharePoint
3 19 (43.18%) Lync
4 11 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
5 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.27%) Apache
6 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (72.73%) Firewall
2 14 (31.82%) NAS
3 10 (22.73%) LAN
3 10 (22.73%) WAN
4 9 (20.45%) DNS
4 9 (20.45%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (18.18%) DHCP
6 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.27%) SSH
8 1 (2.27%) FCoE
8 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.27%) Network Security
8 1 (2.27%) SSL
8 1 (2.27%) HTTP
8 1 (2.27%) Internet
8 1 (2.27%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Subversion
1 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.09%) French Language
1 4 (9.09%) German Language
1 4 (9.09%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Support Engineer
1 9 (20.45%) Field Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Technical Support
2 6 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (13.64%) Team Leader
3 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 4 (9.09%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Memcached
1 1 (2.27%) REST
1 1 (2.27%) SOAP
1 1 (2.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Replication
1 19 (43.18%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (61.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.45%) Linux
5 5 (11.36%) UNIX
6 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) ITIL
2 5 (11.36%) Project Management
3 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 3 (6.82%) Capacity Management
4 3 (6.82%) Test Management
4 3 (6.82%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.27%) Information Security
6 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Data Security
6 1 (2.27%) BCP
6 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (2.27%) DevOps
6 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
1 12 (27.27%) VBScript
1 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (27.27%) MCSE
3 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 10 (22.73%) MCSA
4 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
5 6 (13.64%) MCP
6 4 (9.09%) MCITP
6 4 (9.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (70.45%) Active Directory
2 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (38.64%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.64%) NFS
5 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) WSUS
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) Nagios
2 1 (2.27%) logstash
2 1 (2.27%) Kibana
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) NetApp
2 25 (56.82%) EMC
3 21 (47.73%) VMware
4 14 (31.82%) Cisco
4 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.36%) Symantec
6 4 (9.09%) CA
7 2 (4.55%) HP
7 2 (4.55%) Dell
8 1 (2.27%) F5
8 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.27%) Juniper
8 1 (2.27%) IBM
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Plus bonus
Posted: 3 days ago