The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS 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
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 77 79 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing NAS 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.54% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.63% 0.55% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
NAS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
245 181 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 33.24% 27.85% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 216 128 165
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

NAS
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Basingstoke region.

NAS Salary Trend in Basingstoke

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing NAS 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 NAS.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (73.33%) HP
5 11 (73.33%) SAN
5 11 (73.33%) ITIL
5 11 (73.33%) VMware
6 10 (66.67%) Juniper
7 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (60.00%) Project Planning
7 9 (60.00%) Change Control
8 8 (53.33%) NetScaler
8 8 (53.33%) Firewall
8 8 (53.33%) Linux
8 8 (53.33%) Compaq
8 8 (53.33%) SLA
9 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (40.00%) DHCP
10 6 (40.00%) DNS
10 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
10 6 (40.00%) Radware
10 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
11 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (33.33%) Citrix
11 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
11 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
11 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing NAS 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 NAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) SAN
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) NetScaler
3 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 6 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
5 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) VoIP
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Facilities Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Support Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Life Science
2 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (20.00%) CCTV
3 2 (13.33%) LIMS
3 2 (13.33%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Vista
6 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
7 3 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 9 (60.00%) Change Control
3 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
4 4 (26.67%) Software Deployment
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
3 3 (20.00%) MCSA
3 3 (20.00%) MOS
4 2 (13.33%) MCP
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
2 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Server
4 3 (20.00%) XenServer
5 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) HP
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) Juniper
4 8 (53.33%) Compaq
5 6 (40.00%) Radware
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (33.33%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) CA
9 1 (6.67%) Cisco
9 1 (6.67%) McAfee