The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 55 51 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Permanent jobs citing SAN 18 20 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.18% 3.03% 6.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 15.04% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 48
Average salary £25,500 £29,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.06% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £41,300 £38,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 133 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.83% 20.15% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 60 120 135
Average salary £24,500 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.94% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 £24,500 -15.51% 1
Northumberland - 4 £25,500 -
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 36 (81.82%) VMware
3 30 (68.18%) MS Exchange
4 28 (63.64%) Linux
5 27 (61.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 26 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 21 (47.73%) MS Excel
9 19 (43.18%) DNS
9 19 (43.18%) SLA
9 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
9 19 (43.18%) NAS
9 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (40.91%) DHCP
10 18 (40.91%) UNIX
10 18 (40.91%) Citrix
11 17 (38.64%) ITIL
11 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (36.36%) VMware ESX
12 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
12 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
12 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (34.09%) Symantec
13 15 (34.09%) NFS
13 15 (34.09%) iSCSI
14 13 (29.55%) German Language
15 12 (27.27%) Italian Language
15 12 (27.27%) French Language
15 12 (27.27%) SQL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 30 (68.18%) MS Exchange
2 27 (61.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 26 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (47.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) DNS
1 19 (43.18%) NAS
2 18 (40.91%) DHCP
3 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 15 (34.09%) iSCSI
5 6 (13.64%) Firewall
6 2 (4.55%) VPN
6 2 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.27%) LDAP
7 1 (2.27%) VoIP
7 1 (2.27%) Intranet
7 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) DB2
2 1 (2.27%) Ingres
General
1 13 (29.55%) German Language
2 12 (27.27%) Italian Language
2 12 (27.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Support Engineer
2 14 (31.82%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (29.55%) Technical Support
4 10 (22.73%) Technical Support Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) Technical Engineer
4 10 (22.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Server Support
5 8 (18.18%) Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Server Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Technical Support
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Support Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Field Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) COM
1 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) CLARiiON
1 3 (6.82%) Celerra
2 1 (2.27%) PACS
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Open Source
2 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 28 (63.64%) Linux
3 18 (40.91%) UNIX
4 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) ITIL
2 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity
3 3 (6.82%) Project Management
4 1 (2.27%) High Availability
4 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.27%) Logistics
4 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.27%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (2.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.55%) MCTS
2 2 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) VCAP
3 1 (2.27%) CCEE
3 1 (2.27%) CCIA
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) HP AIS
3 1 (2.27%) HP ASE
3 1 (2.27%) HP MASE
3 1 (2.27%) NCDA
3 1 (2.27%) NCIE
3 1 (2.27%) VCDX
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) CCNP
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (43.18%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) HL7
2 1 (2.27%) DICOM
System Software
1 22 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
2 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (36.36%) VMware ESX
4 15 (34.09%) NFS
5 3 (6.82%) XenApp
6 2 (4.55%) XenServer
6 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.27%) vSphere
7 1 (2.27%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (15.91%) WSUS
2 4 (9.09%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) SCOM
3 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 36 (81.82%) VMware
2 18 (40.91%) Citrix
3 15 (34.09%) Symantec
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.91%) Cisco
6 5 (11.36%) NetApp
7 4 (9.09%) EMC
7 4 (9.09%) HP
8 2 (4.55%) Sun
8 2 (4.55%) IBM
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle
8 2 (4.55%) Fujitsu
9 1 (2.27%) AppSense
9 1 (2.27%) Dell
9 1 (2.27%) Veritas
9 1 (2.27%) Lotus
9 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
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