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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 107 105 112
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing NAS 11 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.61% 0.64% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.72% 2.54% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 13
Average salary £42,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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
405 393 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.56% 25.16% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 305 318 343
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 September 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) SAN
3 8 (57.14%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) C
4 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (50.00%) iSCSI
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) UNIX
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (28.57%) QA
6 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 4 (28.57%) VLAN
6 4 (28.57%) Multimedia
6 4 (28.57%) DevOps
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) C#
6 4 (28.57%) C++
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) IPv6
7 3 (21.43%) Device Driver
7 3 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (21.43%) Open Source
7 3 (21.43%) Xen

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 7 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) VLAN
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) IPv6
5 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (28.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 3 (21.43%) Device Driver
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Product Management
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) C
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Xen
1 3 (21.43%) XenServer
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Isilon
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £44,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Citrix
Posted: 14 days ago