The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.51% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
NAS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
108 147 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.12% 24.42% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 99 104 74
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

NAS
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

NAS Salary Trend in Coventry

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (87.50%) ITIL
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 13 (81.25%) MCSE
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (68.75%) HP
4 11 (68.75%) NetApp
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (62.50%) vSphere
5 10 (62.50%) IBM
5 10 (62.50%) EMC
5 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (56.25%) Backup Exec
6 9 (56.25%) VMware ESX
6 9 (56.25%) Mitel
6 9 (56.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (56.25%) CCNA
6 9 (56.25%) Siemens
6 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (56.25%) CCA
6 9 (56.25%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
6 9 (56.25%) VMware ESXi

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) iSCSI
2 9 (56.25%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (56.25%) NetScaler
2 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 6 (37.50%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) OLAP
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Support Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) IT Support Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Senior Support Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) IT Support
1 9 (56.25%) Senior IT Support
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Server Support
4 1 (6.25%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SAS Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) PLM
5 1 (6.25%) PDM
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) MCSE
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (56.25%) CCNA
2 9 (56.25%) CCA
2 9 (56.25%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (37.50%) NCDA
4 4 (25.00%) MCP
5 1 (6.25%) SNIA Certification
5 1 (6.25%) SCSE
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) vSphere
3 9 (56.25%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (56.25%) XenApp
3 9 (56.25%) XenDesktop
3 9 (56.25%) VMware ESX
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Backup Exec
2 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 11 (68.75%) HP
4 11 (68.75%) NetApp
5 10 (62.50%) EMC
5 10 (62.50%) IBM
6 9 (56.25%) Mitel
6 9 (56.25%) Siemens
7 1 (6.25%) Brocade
7 1 (6.25%) Fujitsu
7 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.25%) Nimsoft
7 1 (6.25%) Spiceworks
7 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (6.25%) Sun
7 1 (6.25%) JBoss
7 1 (6.25%) Dell