Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
England > North East
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 83 107
Rank change year-on-year -26 +24 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAN 18 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.06% 1.99% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 11.16% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 11
North East median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £25,775 £23,100 £19,500
90th Percentile £62,625 £38,955 £55,000
England median annual salary £46,056 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% - -

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 237 215 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.90% 17.84% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 204 194 212
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £20,813 £21,250 £24,775
90th Percentile £55,875 £47,125 £59,536
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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -36 14 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Durham - 4 £40,750 - 2
SAN
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 14 (77.78%) Windows
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (38.89%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) Firewall
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (33.33%) Office 365
7 5 (27.78%) NAS
7 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco
7 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
7 5 (27.78%) DHCP
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) ITIL
8 4 (22.22%) LAN
8 4 (22.22%) WAN
8 4 (22.22%) PaaS
8 4 (22.22%) Marketing
8 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
8 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 3 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (16.67%) Fortinet

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 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (33.33%) Office 365
3 4 (22.22%) PaaS
4 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (11.11%) G Suite
5 2 (11.11%) IaaS
5 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) DHCP
3 5 (27.78%) NAS
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security
5 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) VSAN
6 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (11.11%) MariaDB
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) Artifactory
1 2 (11.11%) Gatling
1 2 (11.11%) GitLab
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) NeoLoad
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 4 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (22.22%) IT Operations Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Operations Manager
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 3 (16.67%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) GDPR
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (11.11%) Docker
4 2 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.11%) Consul
2 2 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (11.11%) Grafana
2 2 (11.11%) Kibana
2 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 2 (11.11%) logstash
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Rancher
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
2 2 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 2 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (11.11%) AppDynamics
5 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Dynatrace
5 2 (11.11%) Google
5 2 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) Nokia
5 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
5 2 (11.11%) Veritas
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Lagan
6 1 (5.56%) Northgate