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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 47 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 29 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.00% 2.43% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.72% 16.67% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 17
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £23,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £31,300 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +6.25%
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
86 84 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.86% 14.56% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 54 47 96
Average salary £43,750 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £23,500 £22,500
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 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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -4 27 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Northumberland +2 2 £42,500 +60.37% 1
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (78.72%) Windows
2 34 (72.34%) MS Exchange
3 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
3 29 (61.70%) NetApp
3 29 (61.70%) Firewall
4 28 (59.57%) EMC
5 27 (57.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (55.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 26 (55.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (55.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (48.94%) VMware
8 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (42.55%) Replication
10 19 (40.43%) Blackberry
10 19 (40.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 19 (40.43%) SharePoint
10 19 (40.43%) Lync
11 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (31.91%) Hyper-V
12 15 (31.91%) NAS
13 13 (27.66%) PowerShell
13 13 (27.66%) Cisco
14 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
14 12 (25.53%) MCSE
14 12 (25.53%) VBScript
15 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
15 11 (23.40%) WAN
15 11 (23.40%) Office Communications Server
16 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 34 (72.34%) MS Exchange
2 26 (55.32%) Exchange Server 2003
2 26 (55.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 26 (55.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (40.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (40.43%) SharePoint
3 19 (40.43%) Lync
4 11 (23.40%) Office Communications Server
5 9 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.26%) Apache
7 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (61.70%) Firewall
2 15 (31.91%) NAS
3 11 (23.40%) WAN
4 10 (21.28%) LAN
5 9 (19.15%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
6 8 (17.02%) DNS
7 7 (14.89%) DHCP
8 4 (8.51%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (4.26%) SSL
10 2 (4.26%) FCoE
11 1 (2.13%) PuTTY
11 1 (2.13%) HTTP
11 1 (2.13%) Internet
11 1 (2.13%) SSH
11 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.13%) Subversion
1 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (10.64%) French Language
1 5 (10.64%) German Language
1 5 (10.64%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Support Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Field Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (12.77%) Team Leader
4 4 (8.51%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Technical Support
4 4 (8.51%) Messaging Specialist
4 4 (8.51%) Technical Leader
4 4 (8.51%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (8.51%) Support Specialist
4 4 (8.51%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (4.26%) Network Support
5 2 (4.26%) Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Memcached
1 1 (2.13%) REST
1 1 (2.13%) SOAP
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
1 1 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Replication
2 19 (40.43%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) CCTV
4 1 (2.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (78.72%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (55.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (17.02%) Linux
6 6 (12.77%) UNIX
7 2 (4.26%) CentOS
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) ITIL
2 4 (8.51%) Test Management
2 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
2 4 (8.51%) Capacity Management
3 3 (6.38%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.26%) Project Management
5 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.13%) DevOps
5 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.13%) Change Management
5 1 (2.13%) BCP
5 1 (2.13%) Data Security
5 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) PowerShell
2 12 (25.53%) VBScript
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 2 (4.26%) Python
4 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (25.53%) MCSE
3 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
3 10 (21.28%) MCSA
4 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
5 6 (12.77%) MCP
6 4 (8.51%) MCITP
6 4 (8.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
2 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (31.91%) Hyper-V
4 7 (14.89%) NFS
5 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) logstash
1 1 (2.13%) Kibana
1 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.13%) Nagios
1 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.13%) SCOM
1 1 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) NetApp
2 28 (59.57%) EMC
3 23 (48.94%) VMware
4 13 (27.66%) Cisco
5 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.89%) Symantec
7 4 (8.51%) CA
8 2 (4.26%) IBM
8 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.13%) F5
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle
9 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.13%) HP
9 1 (2.13%) Dell
9 1 (2.13%) Juniper
9 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
Cramlington, Northumberland
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago