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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 122 119 107
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing NAS 1 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.055% 0.18% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.85% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.86%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
393 354 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.77% 21.30% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 311 291 288
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 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 (82.35%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
2 13 (76.47%) DNS
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (76.47%) Firmware
2 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) DHCP
4 11 (64.71%) LAN
4 11 (64.71%) MS Office
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (58.82%) Validation
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
6 9 (52.94%) SCCM
6 9 (52.94%) Lync
6 9 (52.94%) SharePoint
7 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
7 8 (47.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (47.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (47.06%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (41.18%) MCITP
8 7 (41.18%) MCSA
8 7 (41.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 7 (41.18%) GAMP
8 7 (41.18%) GCP
8 7 (41.18%) GMP
8 7 (41.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
1 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (52.94%) Lync
2 9 (52.94%) SharePoint
3 8 (47.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (47.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Office
2 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DNS
2 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
3 11 (64.71%) DHCP
3 11 (64.71%) LAN
4 3 (17.65%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
5 1 (5.88%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
General
1 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
1 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Firmware
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Validation
2 8 (47.06%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) MCITP
1 7 (41.18%) MCSA
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 7 (41.18%) GAMP
1 7 (41.18%) GCP
1 7 (41.18%) GMP
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) NFS
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) SCCM
2 7 (41.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) NetApp
2 2 (11.76%) Symantec
2 2 (11.76%) Isilon
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix