The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 84 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing NAS 2 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.22% 0.41% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 2.25% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 22
Average salary £33,250 £36,375 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.59% -1.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £33,100 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,650 £41,225 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +9.41%
NAS
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
142 178 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.29% 18.26% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 124 162 249
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

NAS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

NAS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

NAS
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

NAS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 1 £42,500 +26.86%
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (61.54%) Replication
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco
6 5 (38.46%) NetApp
6 5 (38.46%) Firmware
6 5 (38.46%) EMC
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) CLARiiON
6 5 (38.46%) EMC Centera
6 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
6 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) Symmetrix DMX
7 4 (30.77%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
8 3 (23.08%) SLA
8 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
8 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (23.08%) Migration
8 3 (23.08%) SUSE
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (23.08%) Data Guard

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) ADSL
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DBA
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Specialist
1 5 (38.46%) Storage Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Replication
2 5 (38.46%) CLARiiON
2 5 (38.46%) EMC Centera
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) SUSE
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (15.38%) Database Security
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
5 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCTS
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
1 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Firmware
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) Xen
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Data Guard
2 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) EMC
2 5 (38.46%) NetApp
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Dell