The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 105 118 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing NAS 1 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.072% 0.28% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 1.16% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 8
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
NAS
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
225 430 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.23% 23.67% 23.47%
Number of salaries quoted 208 326 307
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) CentOS
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (50.00%) Debian
4 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) MCP
6 1 (16.67%) UNIX
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) MCSE
6 1 (16.67%) MCSA

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Administrator
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Debian
3 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Biostatistics
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco