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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 64 61
Permanent jobs citing NAS 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.60% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
NAS
South 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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 77 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.65% 14.39% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79 67 72
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

NAS
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

NAS Salary Trend in Dorset

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Degree
3 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 7 (63.64%) XenApp
3 7 (63.64%) XenServer
3 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (36.36%) F5
4 4 (36.36%) Capacity Management
4 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (36.36%) J2EE
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) MQSeries
4 4 (36.36%) LDAP
4 4 (36.36%) C
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) SAP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
1 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (36.36%) MQSeries
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) LDAP
3 4 (36.36%) FTP
3 4 (36.36%) HTTP
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
3 4 (36.36%) IPsec
3 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) tcpdump
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Support Technician
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Technician
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) BCP
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Management
1 4 (36.36%) Capacity Management
1 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) HND
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) XenApp
2 7 (63.64%) XenServer
2 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) Samba
3 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (27.27%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (27.27%) UAG
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
2 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) SCOM
2 3 (27.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) NetApp
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Dell
3 4 (36.36%) EMC
3 4 (36.36%) AppSense
3 4 (36.36%) Webroot
3 4 (36.36%) SonicWALL
3 4 (36.36%) Veeam
3 4 (36.36%) F5
3 4 (36.36%) SAP