The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 56 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.30% - 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% - 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
NAS
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.63% 14.60% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 48 41
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

NAS
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

NAS Salary Trend in Bedford

NAS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) Firmware
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (100.00%) CLARiiON
1 8 (100.00%) EMC Centera
1 8 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) Symmetrix DMX
1 8 (100.00%) Replication
2 6 (75.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) VMware

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
1 8 (100.00%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Replication
1 8 (100.00%) CLARiiON
1 8 (100.00%) EMC Centera
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) VMware