The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 123 97 115
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs citing NAS 6 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 1.15% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.86% 8.40% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 5
Average salary £78,750 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
NAS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
322 262 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.46% 13.69% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 272 239 259
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NAS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

NAS Salary Trend in Birmingham

NAS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (92.86%) SAN
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) UNIX
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
5 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) LAN
7 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
8 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
8 4 (28.57%) Replication
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 4 (28.57%) VPN
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (28.57%) Firewall
9 3 (21.43%) Clustering
9 3 (21.43%) Data Management
9 3 (21.43%) MySQL

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) LDAP
5 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Management Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Data Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) ICT Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Sales Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Professional Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Replication
3 3 (21.43%) Clustering
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) UNIX
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 3 (21.43%) Data Management
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) Server Building
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Xen
3 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Sun
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
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