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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 52 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 29 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.82% 1.62% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.61% 12.99% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 14
Average salary £27,500 £34,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% +7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,100 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £36,300 £42,750
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
109 77 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.34% 12.46% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 74 52 74
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,750 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 24 December 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 December 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 +6 27 £27,500 -20.28% 5
SAN
England

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 27 (67.50%) MS Exchange
2 27 (67.50%) Firewall
3 26 (65.00%) Active Directory
4 22 (55.00%) NetApp
5 21 (52.50%) EMC
5 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (50.00%) VMware
7 19 (47.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (47.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (47.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (40.00%) Hyper-V
10 15 (37.50%) SharePoint
10 15 (37.50%) Blackberry
10 15 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (37.50%) Replication
10 15 (37.50%) NAS
10 15 (37.50%) Lync
11 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (32.50%) Cisco
13 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
13 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
14 11 (27.50%) SQL
14 11 (27.50%) VBScript
14 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
14 11 (27.50%) MCSE
14 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
15 10 (25.00%) Linux

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (67.50%) MS Exchange
2 19 (47.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 19 (47.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 19 (47.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 15 (37.50%) Lync
3 15 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (17.50%) Office Communications Server
4 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (67.50%) Firewall
2 15 (37.50%) NAS
3 10 (25.00%) DNS
4 9 (22.50%) DHCP
5 8 (20.00%) LAN
5 8 (20.00%) WAN
6 7 (17.50%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (7.50%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.50%) SSL
9 1 (2.50%) Internet
9 1 (2.50%) FCoE
9 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.50%) PuTTY
9 1 (2.50%) SSH
9 1 (2.50%) Network Security
9 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Subversion
1 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (10.00%) French Language
1 4 (10.00%) German Language
1 4 (10.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Technical Support
2 7 (17.50%) Field Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Team Leader
4 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Exchange Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Messaging Specialist
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Technical Support
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) J2EE
1 1 (2.50%) COM
1 1 (2.50%) SOAP
1 1 (2.50%) XML
1 1 (2.50%) Memcached
1 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Blackberry
1 15 (37.50%) Replication
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) PACS
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.00%) Linux
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.50%) UNIX
6 1 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (7.50%) Test Management
5 3 (7.50%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (7.50%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.50%) High Availability
7 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.50%) DevOps
7 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.50%) Information Security
7 1 (2.50%) Data Security
7 1 (2.50%) Workflow
7 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.50%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
1 11 (27.50%) VBScript
1 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (27.50%) MCSE
3 9 (22.50%) MCSA
4 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
6 6 (15.00%) MCP
7 4 (10.00%) MCTS
7 4 (10.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) HL7
2 1 (2.50%) DICOM
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.00%) NFS
5 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) WSUS
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.50%) logstash
2 1 (2.50%) Kibana
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) NetApp
2 21 (52.50%) EMC
3 20 (50.00%) VMware
4 13 (32.50%) Cisco
5 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (12.50%) Symantec
7 2 (5.00%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) Dell
7 2 (5.00%) CA
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle
8 1 (2.50%) Juniper
8 1 (2.50%) IBM
8 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.50%) F5
8 1 (2.50%) Veritas
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
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