The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 45 42 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 13 19 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.04% 3.67% 8.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.63% 20.43% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 44
Average salary £24,500 £29,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.51% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,450 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -1.23%
Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 93 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.91% 17.95% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 41 86 112
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £24,000 £25,200
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
North East

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAN across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SAN Salary Histogram 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 25 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 13 £24,500 -15.51% 3
SAN
North East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (83.87%) Windows
1 26 (83.87%) VMware
2 24 (77.42%) Linux
3 20 (64.52%) MS Excel
3 20 (64.52%) Hyper-V
4 19 (61.29%) MS Exchange
4 19 (61.29%) DNS
5 18 (58.06%) DHCP
5 18 (58.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (58.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (58.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (54.84%) NAS
6 17 (54.84%) UNIX
7 16 (51.61%) SLA
7 16 (51.61%) TCP/IP
7 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (51.61%) VMware ESX
7 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (48.39%) iSCSI
8 15 (48.39%) Symantec
8 15 (48.39%) NFS
9 13 (41.94%) German Language
10 12 (38.71%) Italian Language
10 12 (38.71%) French Language
11 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
12 8 (25.81%) Citrix
13 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
14 6 (19.35%) SQL
14 6 (19.35%) ITIL

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 19 (61.29%) MS Exchange
2 18 (58.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 18 (58.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (58.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (64.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) DNS
2 18 (58.06%) DHCP
3 17 (54.84%) NAS
4 16 (51.61%) TCP/IP
5 15 (48.39%) iSCSI
6 5 (16.13%) Firewall
7 1 (3.23%) Wireless
7 1 (3.23%) Intranet
7 1 (3.23%) VPN
7 1 (3.23%) LDAP
7 1 (3.23%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) Ingres
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 13 (41.94%) German Language
2 12 (38.71%) Italian Language
2 12 (38.71%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Support Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Technical Support
3 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Server Support
4 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Server Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Server Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Technical Support
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) CLARiiON
1 2 (6.45%) Celerra
2 1 (3.23%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Linux
3 17 (54.84%) UNIX
4 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) RHCE
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.23%) MCTS
2 1 (3.23%) MCITP
2 1 (3.23%) HP AIS
2 1 (3.23%) HP ASE
2 1 (3.23%) HP MASE
2 1 (3.23%) VCDX
2 1 (3.23%) NCDA
2 1 (3.23%) NCIE
2 1 (3.23%) VCAP
2 1 (3.23%) CCEE
2 1 (3.23%) CCIA
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) CCA
2 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (51.61%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (64.52%) Hyper-V
2 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (51.61%) VMware ESX
4 15 (48.39%) NFS
5 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) XenServer
6 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (9.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) VMware
2 15 (48.39%) Symantec
3 8 (25.81%) Citrix
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco
5 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.68%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) EMC
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) Sun
8 1 (3.23%) IBM
8 1 (3.23%) Lotus
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.23%) Fujitsu
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Michael Page Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago