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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 109 113 109
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing NAS 21 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.04% 0.27% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.48% 1.44% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 1
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
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
324 347 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.04% 19.01% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 291 304 304
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,000 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) SAN
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (68.00%) Windows
4 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 15 (60.00%) LAN
5 15 (60.00%) WAN
6 14 (56.00%) Citrix
7 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (52.00%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (48.00%) EMC
8 12 (48.00%) Hyper-V
9 9 (36.00%) SQL
9 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
9 9 (36.00%) VPN
9 9 (36.00%) Firewall
10 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (28.00%) Cisco
11 7 (28.00%) HP
11 7 (28.00%) Dell
11 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (28.00%) Business Continuity
12 6 (24.00%) Juniper
12 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
12 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.00%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (12.00%) Lync
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (60.00%) LAN
2 15 (60.00%) WAN
3 9 (36.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) VPN
4 6 (24.00%) Network Security
5 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (4.00%) FTP
7 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Exchange Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Sales Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.00%) Database Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.00%) Clustering
1 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (28.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) BCP
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) MCSE
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.00%) MCITP
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) MCTS
2 3 (12.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (48.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (24.00%) XenApp
4 6 (24.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) Citrix
4 12 (48.00%) EMC
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco
5 7 (28.00%) HP
5 7 (28.00%) Dell
6 6 (24.00%) Juniper
6 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.00%) NetApp
8 1 (4.00%) Symantec
8 1 (4.00%) Stonesoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago