The first table below looks at the demand for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 104 119 114
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing NAS 17 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.95% 0.41% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 1.99% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 14
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
415 403 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.24% 20.55% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 343 299 312
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
NAS
Cambridgeshire

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

NAS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

NAS Salary Trend in Cambridge

NAS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (74.07%) LAN
3 18 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 17 (62.96%) MS Excel
5 13 (48.15%) Windows
5 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
5 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
5 13 (48.15%) Firmware
5 13 (48.15%) DNS
5 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (44.44%) SAN
7 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
7 11 (40.74%) DHCP
7 11 (40.74%) MS Office
8 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (37.04%) Firewall
8 10 (37.04%) Validation
8 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (33.33%) Puppet
9 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
9 9 (33.33%) Red Gate
9 9 (33.33%) Lync
9 9 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (33.33%) Migration
9 9 (33.33%) Replication
9 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
9 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 9 (33.33%) Open Source

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
1 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (33.33%) Lync
2 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 8 (29.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (29.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (62.96%) MS Excel
2 11 (40.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) LAN
2 13 (48.15%) DNS
3 12 (44.44%) SAN
4 11 (40.74%) TCP/IP
4 11 (40.74%) DHCP
5 10 (37.04%) Firewall
6 9 (33.33%) iSCSI
6 9 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Information Systems Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support
5 1 (3.70%) IT Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Firmware
2 9 (33.33%) Replication
2 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 9 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.41%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Validation
2 9 (33.33%) Migration
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) MCSA
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (25.93%) MCITP
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 9 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (25.93%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 7 (25.93%) GAMP
2 7 (25.93%) GCP
2 7 (25.93%) GMP
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Puppet
1 9 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (33.33%) SCCM
2 7 (25.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Red Gate
3 4 (14.81%) NetApp
3 4 (14.81%) Symantec
3 4 (14.81%) Isilon
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix