The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 91 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs citing NAS 11 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.86% 0.98% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 5.34% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 6
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +31.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -14.36%
NAS
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 337 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.56% 18.29% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 140 274 252
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

NAS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

NAS Salary Trend in Cheshire

NAS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

NAS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +8 9 £31,500 -53.33%
Macclesfield - 2 £27,500 -
NAS
North West

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
4 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 8 (72.73%) VPN
5 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
5 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
5 7 (63.64%) Time Management
5 7 (63.64%) Android
5 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (63.64%) Firewall
5 7 (63.64%) Linux
5 7 (63.64%) ITIL
5 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
5 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
5 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
5 7 (63.64%) Software Licensing
6 3 (27.27%) Symantec
6 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (18.18%) MCSA
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (9.09%) LAN
8 1 (9.09%) WAN

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (72.73%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) VPN
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (72.73%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Support Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Technical Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Technical Support
1 8 (72.73%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Messaging Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Android
2 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
1 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
1 7 (63.64%) Software Licensing
1 7 (63.64%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Symantec
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