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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 73 89 95
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing NAS 26 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.26% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.79% 0.77% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
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
241 261 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.97% 25.64% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 216 242 237
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 - 13 £42,000 -
Bedford - 7 £50,000 -
Dunstable -4 2 £33,000 +13.79%
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) SAN
2 22 (56.41%) Replication
3 21 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (51.28%) ITIL
5 19 (48.72%) SQL
6 17 (43.59%) NetApp
6 17 (43.59%) EMC
7 15 (38.46%) Cisco
7 15 (38.46%) Firmware
7 15 (38.46%) CLARiiON
7 15 (38.46%) EMC Centera
7 15 (38.46%) Symmetrix DMX
8 14 (35.90%) Data Guard
8 14 (35.90%) Data Migration
8 14 (35.90%) Asset Management
8 14 (35.90%) Incident Management
8 14 (35.90%) Degree
8 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
8 14 (35.90%) Oracle RAC
8 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (35.90%) Oracle Linux
8 14 (35.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database
8 14 (35.90%) Performance Engineering
8 14 (35.90%) Oracle RMAN
8 14 (35.90%) Migration
8 14 (35.90%) SUSE
8 14 (35.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 14 (35.90%) Oracle
8 14 (35.90%) PL/SQL

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 5 (12.82%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.13%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (5.13%) Lync
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (7.69%) iSCSI
2 3 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) Network Security
3 2 (5.13%) DHCP
3 2 (5.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) DBA
2 15 (38.46%) Technical Specialist
2 15 (38.46%) Storage Specialist
3 14 (35.90%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (15.38%) Administrator
5 5 (12.82%) SQL DBA
5 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Wintel Support
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (2.56%) Storage Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior DBA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (56.41%) Replication
2 15 (38.46%) CLARiiON
2 15 (38.46%) EMC Centera
2 15 (38.46%) Firmware
2 15 (38.46%) Symmetrix DMX
3 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
4 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
1 14 (35.90%) SUSE
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (51.28%) ITIL
3 14 (35.90%) Migration
3 14 (35.90%) Asset Management
3 14 (35.90%) Incident Management
3 14 (35.90%) Data Migration
3 14 (35.90%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (35.90%) Performance Engineering
4 9 (23.08%) Change Control
4 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.82%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (12.82%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (12.82%) Database Security
5 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (12.82%) Refactoring
5 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.13%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 14 (35.90%) PL/SQL
3 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) MCSE
2 6 (15.38%) MCSA
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.38%) MCTS
2 6 (15.38%) MCITP
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.56%) CCA
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (12.82%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle RMAN
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.26%) XenApp
3 4 (10.26%) XenServer
3 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
3 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.69%) NFS
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (35.90%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.13%) WSUS
3 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) EMC
1 17 (43.59%) NetApp
2 15 (38.46%) Cisco
3 14 (35.90%) Oracle
4 11 (28.21%) VMware
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) CommVault
6 2 (5.13%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) AppSense
6 2 (5.13%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec