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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 48 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.85% - 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.96% - 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
67 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 20.68% 20.30% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 53
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 20 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) EMC
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) NetApp
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (100.00%) CLARiiON
1 9 (100.00%) EMC Centera
1 9 (100.00%) Replication
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (100.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 8 (88.89%) Asset Management
3 6 (66.67%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 9 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
1 9 (100.00%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
1 9 (100.00%) Replication
1 9 (100.00%) CLARiiON
1 9 (100.00%) EMC Centera
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (100.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (88.89%) Asset Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) EMC
1 9 (100.00%) NetApp
2 2 (22.22%) VMware