Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Storage Area Network (SAN)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 84 73
Rank change year-on-year +16 -11 +13
Permanent jobs citing SAN 29 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.85% 2.04% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.95% 13.76% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 17
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.08% +8.33% +36.36%
10th Percentile £21,425 £23,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £38,275 £48,750 £38,010
North East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +36.36%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 224 218 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.00% 14.82% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 155 191 145
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,000 £34,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.03% +14.17% -2.83%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £52,500 £44,350
North East median annual salary £39,500 £34,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year +16.18% +11.48% -6.15%

SAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for SAN 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 in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for SAN in Tyne and Wear

SAN
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAN in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Salary histogram for SAN in Tyne and Wear

SAN
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 April 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 20 £30,000 -7.69%
Jarrow - 5 £40,000 -
Gateshead +12 4 £35,000 -
SAN
North East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SAN.

1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) ITIL
3 20 (68.97%) SCCM
4 16 (55.17%) VMware
5 14 (48.28%) WSUS
5 14 (48.28%) Enterprise Storage
5 14 (48.28%) Server Virtualisation
6 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
6 13 (44.83%) LAN
6 13 (44.83%) WAN
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) Project Management
7 10 (34.48%) CCNA
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
8 8 (27.59%) Citrix
8 8 (27.59%) SQL
8 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.69%) Analytical Thinking
9 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (20.69%) Linux
9 6 (20.69%) Time Management
9 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
9 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (17.24%) Wireless
10 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008

SAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) LAN
1 13 (44.83%) WAN
2 5 (17.24%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (17.24%) VSAN
2 5 (17.24%) Wireless
3 4 (13.79%) Network Security
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) NAS
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Customer Communications Manager
5 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) IT Communications Manager
5 3 (10.34%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.34%) IT Operations Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Support
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Wintel Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Wintel Support
6 2 (6.90%) Wintel Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
4 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.24%) CentOS
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) ITIL
2 14 (48.28%) Server Virtualisation
3 10 (34.48%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) Analytical Thinking
4 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
4 6 (20.69%) Time Management
5 5 (17.24%) Due Diligence
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL V3
5 5 (17.24%) Service Management
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
6 3 (10.34%) ISMS
6 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.34%) Security Management
6 3 (10.34%) Server Patching
7 2 (6.90%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) CCNA
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.34%) MCP
3 3 (10.34%) MCSA
3 3 (10.34%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.90%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
3 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (17.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (68.97%) SCCM
2 14 (48.28%) WSUS
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (17.24%) SCOM
4 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 8 (27.59%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) Meraki
5 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
6 3 (10.34%) Mitel
7 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.45%) Google
8 1 (3.45%) Veeam