Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for SAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAN over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > North East
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 72 109
Rank change year-on-year -29 +37 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAN 13 34 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.92% 2.95% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.70% 14.23% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 7
North East median annual salary £35,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,500 £23,400
90th Percentile £83,625 £65,000 £44,700
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - -

SAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 194 239 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.80% 20.71% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 168 213 235
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,425 £21,250 £25,700
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,048 £50,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SAN 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 in the North East.

Salary trend for SAN in the North East

SAN
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in the North East over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SAN in the North East

SAN
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the North East region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -40 10 £40,000 +18.52% 6
Durham +13 3 £35,000 -6.67%
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for SAN.

1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) PaaS
6 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) DHCP
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) SLA
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) Office 365
7 3 (23.08%) Google
8 2 (15.38%) PKI
8 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
8 2 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) PaaS
3 3 (23.08%) Office 365
4 2 (15.38%) G Suite
4 2 (15.38%) IaaS
4 2 (15.38%) SaaS
5 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) NAS
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) VSAN
5 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (15.38%) MariaDB
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) Artifactory
1 2 (15.38%) Gatling
1 2 (15.38%) GitLab
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
1 2 (15.38%) NeoLoad
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Operations Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Communications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Communications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) CentOS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Analytics
2 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
2 2 (15.38%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
2 2 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Docker
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
5 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 2 (15.38%) Consul
1 2 (15.38%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (15.38%) Grafana
1 2 (15.38%) Kibana
1 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
1 2 (15.38%) logstash
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Rancher
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
1 2 (15.38%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
1 2 (15.38%) ZABBIX
2 1 (7.69%) Icinga
2 1 (7.69%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) Google
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) AppDynamics
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) Dynatrace
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) Nokia
5 2 (15.38%) Riverbed
5 2 (15.38%) Veeam
5 2 (15.38%) Veritas
6 1 (7.69%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Lagan
6 1 (7.69%) Mitel
6 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds