The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 112 117 123
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing NAS 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.25% 0.055% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.58% 0.34% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £31,250 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £40,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £40,000 £31,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
NAS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
317 295 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.17% 16.09% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 285 184 210
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -8.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

NAS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

NAS Salary Trend in Bristol

NAS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Bristol

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) EMC
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) ISEB
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Avaya
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Symantec
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) SSL

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
1 1 (11.11%) Lync
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) EMC
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec