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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 112 103 107
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing NAS 4 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.38% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 1.63% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 14
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
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
425 369 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.20% 23.43% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 328 303 299
Average salary £44,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 29 August 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
3 10 (62.50%) DNS
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) Firmware
3 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 10 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (56.25%) LAN
4 9 (56.25%) MS Office
4 9 (56.25%) DHCP
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (50.00%) Validation
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
6 7 (43.75%) SCCM
6 7 (43.75%) Lync
6 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
6 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
6 7 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (37.50%) MCSA
7 6 (37.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 6 (37.50%) GAMP
7 6 (37.50%) GCP
7 6 (37.50%) GMP
7 6 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 10 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (43.75%) Lync
2 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
3 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
2 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) TCP/IP
2 10 (62.50%) DNS
3 9 (56.25%) LAN
3 9 (56.25%) DHCP
4 4 (25.00%) VLAN
4 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 4 (25.00%) IPv6
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 4 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Firmware
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (31.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Validation
2 7 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) C
2 4 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) C++
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCSA
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (37.50%) MCITP
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 6 (37.50%) GAMP
1 6 (37.50%) GCP
1 6 (37.50%) GMP
2 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) NFS
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
2 6 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) NetApp
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Isilon
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