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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 90 98 89
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing NAS 2 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.18% 1.20% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 5.91% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 15
Average salary £39,250 £40,479 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £36,300 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,650 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
181 254 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.03% 20.40% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 152 239 250
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
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 1 May 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
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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
Bedford +31 1 £37,500 -
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) RHCE
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Internet

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Academy Housing
1 1 (33.33%) arcHouse
1 1 (33.33%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (33.33%) Aareon QL
1 1 (33.33%) OPENHousing
1 1 (33.33%) MIS ActiveH
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
1 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) C-shell
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Anite
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Northgate
1 1 (33.33%) Civica
1 1 (33.33%) Comino
1 1 (33.33%) Capita
1 1 (33.33%) Orchard
1 1 (33.33%) Aareon
1 1 (33.33%) Kypera