The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 255 236 253
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs citing NAS 59 88 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.79% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 5.05% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 53 75 60
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,739 £36,600 £43,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
NAS
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2008 1742 2211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.31% 15.57% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1675 1451 1983
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NAS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

NAS Salary Trend in the City of London

NAS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in the City of London

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 94 (84.68%) SAN
2 81 (72.97%) Windows
3 78 (70.27%) VMware
4 54 (48.65%) Active Directory
5 50 (45.05%) Linux
5 50 (45.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (40.54%) Microsoft
7 37 (33.33%) DNS
8 33 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (26.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (26.13%) Cisco
9 29 (26.13%) MS Exchange
10 27 (24.32%) HP
10 27 (24.32%) NetApp
11 26 (23.42%) vSphere
12 25 (22.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (22.52%) Firewall
13 23 (20.72%) Oracle
14 22 (19.82%) EMC
15 21 (18.92%) IBM
15 21 (18.92%) SQL Server
15 21 (18.92%) Project Management
15 21 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
16 20 (18.02%) Citrix
17 19 (17.12%) Red Hat
17 19 (17.12%) Office 365
18 18 (16.22%) UNIX
18 18 (16.22%) Apache
19 17 (15.32%) Solaris
19 17 (15.32%) ITIL

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 29 (26.13%) MS Exchange
2 21 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (16.22%) Apache
4 13 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (11.71%) Lync
5 11 (9.91%) IIS
6 10 (9.01%) SharePoint
7 9 (8.11%) Tomcat
7 9 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (6.31%) nginx
9 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (4.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (3.60%) WebSphere
12 3 (2.70%) Apache Solr
12 3 (2.70%) Escenic
13 1 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.90%) GroupWise
Applications
1 16 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.90%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.12%) Office 365
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.90%) IaaS
5 1 (0.90%) SaaS
5 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (84.68%) SAN
2 37 (33.33%) DNS
3 25 (22.52%) Firewall
4 16 (14.41%) iSCSI
4 16 (14.41%) TCP/IP
5 12 (10.81%) WAN
5 12 (10.81%) DHCP
6 11 (9.91%) HTTP
6 11 (9.91%) LAN
7 10 (9.01%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (7.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 8 (7.21%) Kerberos
9 7 (6.31%) FTP
9 7 (6.31%) VPN
9 7 (6.31%) VLAN
10 6 (5.41%) VoIP
11 5 (4.50%) LDAP
12 4 (3.60%) Internet
13 3 (2.70%) DMZ
13 3 (2.70%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.21%) DB2
3 3 (2.70%) MySQL
3 3 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.90%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (15.32%) Banking
2 16 (14.41%) Finance
3 11 (9.91%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.31%) Retail
5 4 (3.60%) Legal
6 3 (2.70%) Publishing
6 3 (2.70%) Law
6 3 (2.70%) Back Office
7 2 (1.80%) Electronics
7 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.90%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (27.03%) Administrator
2 23 (20.72%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (12.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (10.81%) Storage Engineer
5 8 (7.21%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.31%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Active Directory Specialist
7 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (5.41%) UNIX Administrator
7 6 (5.41%) Exchange Specialist
8 5 (4.50%) Server Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.50%) Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Messaging Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.50%) Middleware
2 4 (3.60%) HTML
3 3 (2.70%) .NET
3 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.70%) Web Services
3 3 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.90%) Rendezvous
4 1 (0.90%) JSON
4 1 (0.90%) XML
4 1 (0.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Replication
2 14 (12.61%) Clustering
3 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.21%) Blackberry
5 5 (4.50%) CLARiiON
5 5 (4.50%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.80%) DTV
8 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.90%) SecurID
8 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.90%) Open Source
8 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 81 (72.97%) Windows
2 50 (45.05%) Linux
3 33 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (26.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (22.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (16.22%) UNIX
7 17 (15.32%) Solaris
8 8 (7.21%) AIX
8 8 (7.21%) Windows XP
9 7 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (6.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
10 6 (5.41%) Android
11 5 (4.50%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (3.60%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.80%) CentOS
13 2 (1.80%) HPUX
14 1 (0.90%) NetWare
14 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.92%) Project Management
2 17 (15.32%) ITIL
3 11 (9.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (9.91%) Programme Management
4 9 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (7.21%) Change Management
5 8 (7.21%) E-Commerce
5 8 (7.21%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.31%) Migration
6 7 (6.31%) Change Control
6 7 (6.31%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.50%) Service Management
7 5 (4.50%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.60%) Network Management
8 4 (3.60%) Load Balancing
8 4 (3.60%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.60%) CRM
8 4 (3.60%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.70%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.32%) SQL
2 13 (11.71%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.11%) Python
4 8 (7.21%) Perl
5 7 (6.31%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.80%) PHP
6 2 (1.80%) Java
7 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.21%) MCSE
3 7 (6.31%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (6.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (6.31%) Degree
4 6 (5.41%) MCITP
4 6 (5.41%) MCSA
4 6 (5.41%) CCA
4 6 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.50%) CCNA
6 4 (3.60%) MCP
7 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.80%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.80%) VCAP
9 1 (0.90%) VCP5
9 1 (0.90%) NCDA
9 1 (0.90%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 50 (45.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (23.42%) vSphere
4 15 (13.51%) Hyper-V
5 14 (12.61%) XenApp
6 8 (7.21%) XenDesktop
6 8 (7.21%) VMware Workstation
7 7 (6.31%) Squid
7 7 (6.31%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.60%) NFS
8 4 (3.60%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (3.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.80%) Sendmail
10 2 (1.80%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.80%) Firmware
11 1 (0.90%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (5.41%) SCCM
3 5 (4.50%) Nagios
3 5 (4.50%) Puppet
4 4 (3.60%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.70%) WSUS
5 3 (2.70%) BMC Marimba
5 3 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (2.70%) Control-M
5 3 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (2.70%) Cacti
5 3 (2.70%) Ansible
5 3 (2.70%) Check_MK
6 2 (1.80%) SCOM
6 2 (1.80%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.90%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 78 (70.27%) VMware
2 45 (40.54%) Microsoft
3 29 (26.13%) Cisco
4 27 (24.32%) HP
4 27 (24.32%) NetApp
5 23 (20.72%) Oracle
6 22 (19.82%) EMC
7 21 (18.92%) IBM
8 20 (18.02%) Citrix
9 19 (17.12%) Red Hat
10 15 (13.51%) F5
11 8 (7.21%) Brocade
12 7 (6.31%) Symantec
12 7 (6.31%) Veritas
12 7 (6.31%) Dell
13 6 (5.41%) Veeam
14 5 (4.50%) RightFax
14 5 (4.50%) MobileIron
14 5 (4.50%) IronPort
15 4 (3.60%) CheckPoint
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £75,000 to £86,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago