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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 58 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAN 12 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.29% 2.27% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.69% 23.33% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 14
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £29,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.99%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
58 60 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.09% 9.74% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 49 44 83
Average salary £31,500 £24,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -37.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,660 £22,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 11 £32,500 +32.65%
SAN
North East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) VMware
2 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 11 (42.31%) NAS
3 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) Cisco
4 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 9 (34.62%) Firewall
6 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 8 (30.77%) NetApp
6 8 (30.77%) DNS
7 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
8 6 (23.08%) UNIX
8 6 (23.08%) SLA
8 6 (23.08%) DHCP
8 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
1 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (11.54%) Apache
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (7.69%) Lync
6 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) NAS
2 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) DNS
4 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
5 6 (23.08%) DHCP
6 5 (19.23%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (19.23%) WAN
7 4 (15.38%) LAN
7 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
8 2 (7.69%) VPN
9 1 (3.85%) VLAN
9 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (3.85%) HSRP
9 1 (3.85%) VoIP
9 1 (3.85%) POP3
9 1 (3.85%) SMTP
9 1 (3.85%) SSL
9 1 (3.85%) MPLS
9 1 (3.85%) OSPF
9 1 (3.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (15.38%) VLDB
4 3 (11.54%) MySQL
General
1 4 (15.38%) Italian Language
2 3 (11.54%) French Language
2 3 (11.54%) German Language
3 2 (7.69%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.85%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) Field Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) IT Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.85%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) CCTV
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (23.08%) UNIX
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
1 4 (15.38%) Scrum
1 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (15.38%) Web Development
1 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Test Management
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 4 (15.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
1 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) NetApp
4 4 (15.38%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) EMC
5 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.69%) Symantec
6 2 (7.69%) CA
6 2 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) Juniper
7 1 (3.85%) Convergys
7 1 (3.85%) BT
7 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.85%) Meraki
7 1 (3.85%) Dell Compellent