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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 255 223 248
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +25
Permanent jobs citing NAS 48 79 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.77% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 5.00% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 41 66 57
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
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
1904 1580 2169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.04% 15.41% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1333 1943
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 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 6 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 98 (90.74%) SAN
2 79 (73.15%) Windows
2 79 (73.15%) VMware
3 54 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (49.07%) Active Directory
5 49 (45.37%) Microsoft
6 48 (44.44%) Linux
7 35 (32.41%) DNS
8 32 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (26.85%) MS Exchange
10 27 (25.00%) Cisco
10 27 (25.00%) vSphere
11 26 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (23.15%) NetApp
12 25 (23.15%) SQL Server
13 24 (22.22%) HP
14 23 (21.30%) UNIX
15 22 (20.37%) Oracle
15 22 (20.37%) Citrix
15 22 (20.37%) IBM
15 22 (20.37%) Firewall
15 22 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
16 21 (19.44%) Project Management
16 21 (19.44%) EMC
16 21 (19.44%) Solaris
17 19 (17.59%) Finance
17 19 (17.59%) Red Hat
17 19 (17.59%) Windows Server 2012
18 18 (16.67%) SQL
19 17 (15.74%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 (26.85%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (14.81%) Apache
4 13 (12.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (11.11%) Lync
5 12 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (11.11%) IIS
6 9 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 7 (6.48%) nginx
8 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (4.63%) Tomcat
10 4 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.93%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.93%) Escenic
11 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 17 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.93%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.96%) Office 365
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) SaaS
4 1 (0.93%) PaaS
4 1 (0.93%) IaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 98 (90.74%) SAN
2 35 (32.41%) DNS
3 22 (20.37%) Firewall
4 17 (15.74%) TCP/IP
5 12 (11.11%) WAN
5 12 (11.11%) DHCP
5 12 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 11 (10.19%) HTTP
6 11 (10.19%) LAN
7 9 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (6.48%) VLAN
8 7 (6.48%) FTP
9 6 (5.56%) VoIP
9 6 (5.56%) VPN
10 5 (4.63%) LDAP
10 5 (4.63%) Kerberos
10 5 (4.63%) NetScaler
10 5 (4.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (3.70%) Internet
12 3 (2.78%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.11%) DB2
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) HBase
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (17.59%) Finance
2 15 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 14 (12.96%) Banking
4 7 (6.48%) Retail
5 3 (2.78%) Back Office
5 3 (2.78%) Law
6 2 (1.85%) Legal
6 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.85%) Electronics
6 2 (1.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.93%) Russian Language
7 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Publishing
7 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (26.85%) Administrator
2 20 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (13.89%) Storage Engineer
4 14 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (9.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 9 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Storage Administrator
8 6 (5.56%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
9 5 (4.63%) Server Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.63%) Analyst
9 5 (4.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.70%) Messaging Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (3.70%) Senior UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) Middleware
2 4 (3.70%) HTML
3 3 (2.78%) .NET
3 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.85%) Web Services
5 1 (0.93%) XML
5 1 (0.93%) XSLT
5 1 (0.93%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) Clustering
2 15 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.33%) Replication
4 7 (6.48%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.70%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.85%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.85%) DTV
8 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) SecurID
8 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.93%) Open Source
8 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 79 (73.15%) Windows
2 48 (44.44%) Linux
3 32 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (21.30%) UNIX
6 21 (19.44%) Solaris
7 19 (17.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (11.11%) AIX
9 8 (7.41%) Windows XP
10 7 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (6.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (4.63%) Apple iOS
11 5 (4.63%) Android
12 4 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (3.70%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.85%) CentOS
13 2 (1.85%) HPUX
14 1 (0.93%) NetWare
14 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.44%) Project Management
2 16 (14.81%) ITIL
3 15 (13.89%) Programme Management
3 15 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (10.19%) Change Management
5 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (6.48%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.63%) Service Management
7 5 (4.63%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.70%) CRM
8 4 (3.70%) Migration
8 4 (3.70%) Network Management
8 4 (3.70%) Change Control
8 4 (3.70%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.78%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (2.78%) People Management
9 3 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.67%) SQL
2 10 (9.26%) Python
2 10 (9.26%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.33%) Perl
4 8 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.85%) PHP
5 2 (1.85%) Java
6 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (10.19%) MCSE
3 9 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (7.41%) MCITP
4 8 (7.41%) MCSA
4 8 (7.41%) CCA
4 8 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (6.48%) Degree
6 6 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (5.56%) CCNA
7 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.70%) MCP
8 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.85%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.85%) VCP4
9 2 (1.85%) VCAP
9 2 (1.85%) VCP5
10 1 (0.93%) NCDA
10 1 (0.93%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (49.07%) Active Directory
3 27 (25.00%) vSphere
4 17 (15.74%) XenApp
5 16 (14.81%) Hyper-V
6 10 (9.26%) XenDesktop
7 7 (6.48%) Squid
8 5 (4.63%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (3.70%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (2.78%) XenServer
10 3 (2.78%) NFS
11 2 (1.85%) Firmware
11 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.85%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.85%) Sendmail
11 2 (1.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (12.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (4.63%) SCCM
3 4 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.78%) WSUS
4 3 (2.78%) SCOM
4 3 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (2.78%) Control-M
5 2 (1.85%) Nagios
5 2 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.85%) Puppet
5 2 (1.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.85%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.93%) Ansible
6 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 79 (73.15%) VMware
2 49 (45.37%) Microsoft
3 27 (25.00%) Cisco
4 25 (23.15%) NetApp
5 24 (22.22%) HP
6 22 (20.37%) Citrix
6 22 (20.37%) IBM
6 22 (20.37%) Oracle
7 21 (19.44%) EMC
8 19 (17.59%) Red Hat
9 12 (11.11%) Brocade
9 12 (11.11%) F5
10 7 (6.48%) Veritas
11 5 (4.63%) Symantec
12 4 (3.70%) IronPort
12 4 (3.70%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.70%) Dell
12 4 (3.70%) RightFax
12 4 (3.70%) MobileIron
13 3 (2.78%) Intel
City of London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits, bonus & training
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago