Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 110 107
Rank change year-on-year +46 -3 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAN 42 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.09% 0.53% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.85% 3.36% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 38 6 15
North East median annual salary £33,750 £35,500 £23,900
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.93% +48.54% -25.89%
10th Percentile £22,050 £31,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £44,750 £37,500
England median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% - -

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 265 238 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.47% 15.72% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 238 208 106
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.45% +6.98%
10th Percentile £21,694 £24,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,884 £60,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +44 38 £32,500 -12.16% 1
Durham -11 2 £37,500 +15.38%
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing SAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for SAN.

1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 33 (78.57%) VMware
2 33 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
4 22 (52.38%) MS Exchange
5 21 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 18 (42.86%) DNS
6 18 (42.86%) Hyper-V
7 16 (38.10%) DHCP
8 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
9 14 (33.33%) Clustering
10 13 (30.95%) SMTP
10 13 (30.95%) Oracle
10 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (28.57%) Linux
11 12 (28.57%) Firewall
12 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (26.19%) WAN
12 11 (26.19%) HP
12 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
12 11 (26.19%) Cisco
13 10 (23.81%) SNMP
13 10 (23.81%) Veritas
13 10 (23.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 10 (23.81%) NAS
13 10 (23.81%) IPFIX
14 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (21.43%) LAN
14 9 (21.43%) ITIL
15 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Office

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 22 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (16.67%) Apache
4 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (14.29%) IIS
5 5 (11.90%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (11.90%) iPlanet
5 5 (11.90%) JBoss
5 5 (11.90%) MQSeries
5 5 (11.90%) OpenStack
5 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
5 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
5 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
5 5 (11.90%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Office 365
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.38%) IaaS
5 1 (2.38%) PaaS
5 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (42.86%) DNS
2 16 (38.10%) DHCP
3 13 (30.95%) SMTP
4 12 (28.57%) Firewall
5 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
5 11 (26.19%) WAN
6 10 (23.81%) IPFIX
6 10 (23.81%) NAS
6 10 (23.81%) SNMP
7 9 (21.43%) LAN
8 8 (19.05%) VoIP
9 7 (16.67%) VLAN
10 5 (11.90%) LDAP
11 3 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (7.14%) DMZ
11 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (7.14%) WLAN
12 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
12 2 (4.76%) SSH
12 2 (4.76%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Server Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (9.52%) IT Technician
6 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Field Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Unix Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Field Service Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 2 (4.76%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) J2EE
2 3 (7.14%) WAP
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Clustering
2 8 (19.05%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.14%) Replication
5 2 (4.76%) Grid Computing
5 2 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (28.57%) Linux
5 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (14.29%) Unix
7 5 (11.90%) AIX
7 5 (11.90%) CentOS
7 5 (11.90%) HPUX
7 5 (11.90%) Solaris
7 5 (11.90%) SUSE
7 5 (11.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) B2C
2 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 6 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 5 (11.90%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (11.90%) High Availability
3 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.14%) Change Control
4 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.14%) Migration
4 3 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 3 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation
5 2 (4.76%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.76%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.76%) C-shell
4 2 (4.76%) Korn
4 2 (4.76%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) OCA
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCSA
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
3 18 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.90%) KVM
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (11.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (7.14%) DFS Replication
5 3 (7.14%) XenApp
6 2 (4.76%) Samba
6 2 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (11.90%) OpenView
3 3 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.14%) WSUS
4 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.38%) Puppet
4 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) VMware
2 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (30.95%) Oracle
4 11 (26.19%) Cisco
4 11 (26.19%) HP
5 10 (23.81%) Veritas
6 8 (19.05%) IBM
6 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
7 7 (16.67%) Citrix
7 7 (16.67%) Sun
8 5 (11.90%) Cognos
8 5 (11.90%) F5
8 5 (11.90%) Opsware
8 5 (11.90%) PlateSpin
9 4 (9.52%) Dell
10 3 (7.14%) arcserve
10 3 (7.14%) Borland
10 3 (7.14%) CA
10 3 (7.14%) Symantec
10 3 (7.14%) Veeam