The table below looks at the statistics for SAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAN over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 51 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAN 23 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.91% 1.14% 2.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.71% 11.63% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 14
Average salary £27,500 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAN
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 43 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.12% 9.77% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 59 36 66
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 £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SAN Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SAN
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAN across the Tyne and Wear region.

SAN Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

SAN
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 23 £27,500 -20.28% 4
SAN
North East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) MS Exchange
2 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
2 23 (74.19%) Firewall
3 18 (58.06%) VMware
3 18 (58.06%) NetApp
3 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (54.84%) Hyper-V
5 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (45.16%) EMC
7 12 (38.71%) Cisco
7 12 (38.71%) SQL
7 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
7 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
7 12 (38.71%) NAS
8 11 (35.48%) Lync
8 11 (35.48%) SharePoint
8 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (35.48%) Blackberry
8 11 (35.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (35.48%) Replication
9 10 (32.26%) DNS
9 10 (32.26%) DHCP
9 10 (32.26%) Linux
10 9 (29.03%) MCSE
10 9 (29.03%) VBScript

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 23 (74.19%) MS Exchange
2 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2007
2 16 (51.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (35.48%) SharePoint
3 11 (35.48%) Lync
3 11 (35.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (12.90%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) Firewall
2 12 (38.71%) NAS
3 10 (32.26%) DNS
3 10 (32.26%) DHCP
4 7 (22.58%) LAN
4 7 (22.58%) WAN
4 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (12.90%) French Language
1 4 (12.90%) German Language
1 4 (12.90%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Technical Support
2 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Field Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Technical Support
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Exchange Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Blackberry
1 11 (35.48%) Replication
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (32.26%) Linux
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.45%) Test Management
5 2 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) VBScript
2 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (29.03%) MCSE
3 7 (22.58%) MCSA
3 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
4 5 (16.13%) MCP
5 3 (9.68%) MCTS
5 3 (9.68%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
2 17 (54.84%) Hyper-V
3 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (16.13%) NFS
5 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) NetApp
1 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 14 (45.16%) EMC
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco
4 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.13%) Symantec
6 2 (6.45%) CA
6 2 (6.45%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
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