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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Storage Area Network (SAN)
Rank 54 42 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAN 9 20 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.38% 3.99% 8.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.68% 21.98% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 40
Average salary £30,500 £31,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.17% +15.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
71 91 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.91% 18.16% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53 84 100
Average salary £30,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 -16 9 £30,500 -3.17% 1
SAN
North East

SAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 22 (81.48%) Windows
1 22 (81.48%) VMware
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
3 16 (59.26%) MS Excel
3 16 (59.26%) Hyper-V
4 15 (55.56%) DNS
5 14 (51.85%) DHCP
6 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
7 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
8 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (37.04%) NAS
9 10 (37.04%) VMware ESX
9 10 (37.04%) UNIX
9 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
10 9 (33.33%) SQL
10 9 (33.33%) ITIL
10 9 (33.33%) SLA
10 9 (33.33%) Cisco
10 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 8 (29.63%) Symantec
11 8 (29.63%) Firewall
11 8 (29.63%) Citrix
11 8 (29.63%) NFS
11 8 (29.63%) iSCSI
11 8 (29.63%) German Language

SAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (59.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) DNS
2 14 (51.85%) DHCP
3 10 (37.04%) NAS
4 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (29.63%) Firewall
5 8 (29.63%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.70%) Wireless
6 1 (3.70%) Intranet
6 1 (3.70%) VPN
6 1 (3.70%) LDAP
6 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) Ingres
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 8 (29.63%) German Language
2 7 (25.93%) Italian Language
2 7 (25.93%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Support Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Technical Support
4 6 (22.22%) Server Support
4 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Technical Support
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Server Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) CLARiiON
1 2 (7.41%) Celerra
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (37.04%) UNIX
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) RHCE
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) MCTS
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) HP AIS
2 1 (3.70%) HP ASE
2 1 (3.70%) HP MASE
2 1 (3.70%) VCDX
2 1 (3.70%) NCDA
2 1 (3.70%) NCIE
2 1 (3.70%) VCAP
2 1 (3.70%) CCEE
2 1 (3.70%) CCIA
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) CCA
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Hyper-V
2 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 10 (37.04%) VMware ESX
5 8 (29.63%) NFS
6 1 (3.70%) XenApp
6 1 (3.70%) XenServer
6 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) WSUS
2 4 (14.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco
3 8 (29.63%) Citrix
3 8 (29.63%) Symantec
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Dell
6 3 (11.11%) NetApp
7 2 (7.41%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle
8 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu
8 1 (3.70%) Lotus
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) Sun
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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