The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 35 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing NAS 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.96% 0.68% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.36% 6.67% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £26,000 - £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
NAS
Northern Ireland

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

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 15 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 36.60% 10.14% 45.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 33
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

NAS
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

NAS Salary Trend in County Antrim

NAS
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
Belfast +2 3 £26,000 -
NAS
Northern Ireland

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 19 (100.00%) IIS
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) SAN
1 19 (100.00%) Veritas
1 19 (100.00%) DHCP
1 19 (100.00%) Symantec
1 19 (100.00%) Sophos
1 19 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 19 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 19 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 19 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 19 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) vSphere
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (73.68%) Clustering
2 14 (73.68%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2003

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 19 (100.00%) IIS
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
1 19 (100.00%) SAN
1 19 (100.00%) DHCP
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2000
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Clustering
2 6 (31.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
1 19 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 19 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 8 (42.11%) Capacity Management
2 8 (42.11%) Compatibility Testing
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 19 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 19 (100.00%) vSphere
2 8 (42.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 19 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 14 (73.68%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) Veritas
1 19 (100.00%) Symantec
1 19 (100.00%) Sophos
1 19 (100.00%) VMware