The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 159 175 151
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs citing NAS 18 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.32% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.96% 1.96% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 17
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
NAS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
455 612 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.30% 16.16% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 371 483 538
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

NAS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

NAS Salary Trend in the East Midlands

NAS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

NAS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
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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
Northamptonshire +7 17 £37,500 -28.57%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 36 (87.80%) SAN
2 26 (63.41%) Windows
3 22 (53.66%) VMware
4 18 (43.90%) Hyper-V
5 17 (41.46%) Linux
5 17 (41.46%) Firewall
6 16 (39.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
7 15 (36.59%) DNS
8 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
9 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
10 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
10 11 (26.83%) SCCM
11 10 (24.39%) Lync
12 9 (21.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (21.95%) VoIP
12 9 (21.95%) NetApp
13 8 (19.51%) DHCP
13 8 (19.51%) SQL
13 8 (19.51%) Veeam
13 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
14 7 (17.07%) PBX
14 7 (17.07%) Law
15 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (14.63%) ISPF
15 6 (14.63%) Google
16 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
16 5 (12.20%) VLAN
16 5 (12.20%) Load Balancing
16 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
2 10 (24.39%) Lync
3 5 (12.20%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.88%) SAS
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.44%) nginx
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.44%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon S3
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.20%) SaaS
1 5 (12.20%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (87.80%) SAN
2 17 (41.46%) Firewall
3 15 (36.59%) DNS
4 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
5 9 (21.95%) VoIP
6 8 (19.51%) DHCP
7 7 (17.07%) PBX
8 5 (12.20%) VLAN
9 4 (9.76%) Broadband
9 4 (9.76%) Internet
10 3 (7.32%) VRRP
10 3 (7.32%) HSRP
11 2 (4.88%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (4.88%) Network Security
11 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
11 2 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (2.44%) Wireless
12 1 (2.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 7 (17.07%) Law
2 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Service Manager
1 9 (21.95%) Technical Services Manager
1 9 (21.95%) Technical Manager
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Network Team Leader
3 5 (12.20%) Team Leader
4 2 (4.88%) Junior
4 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.88%) Network Support
4 2 (4.88%) Head of IT
4 2 (4.88%) Head of Operations
4 2 (4.88%) IT Assistant
4 2 (4.88%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Architect
5 1 (2.44%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Product Specialist
5 1 (2.44%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) ISPF
2 5 (12.20%) LAMP
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.88%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.44%) SystemC
4 1 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) UNIX
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
2 5 (12.20%) Load Balancing
2 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
2 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (4.88%) Time Management
3 2 (4.88%) Service Management
4 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL
4 1 (2.44%) CRM
4 1 (2.44%) Migration
4 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.44%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.44%) People Management
4 1 (2.44%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.44%) C-shell
2 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.44%) MBCS
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.44%) MCP
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.44%) RHCE
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) Hyper-V
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.20%) vSphere
4 3 (7.32%) NFS
5 1 (2.44%) Samba
5 1 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) VMware
2 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.95%) NetApp
4 8 (19.51%) Veeam
5 6 (14.63%) Google
6 5 (12.20%) Citrix
7 4 (9.76%) Sony
8 2 (4.88%) EMC
9 1 (2.44%) Toshiba
9 1 (2.44%) Nimsoft
9 1 (2.44%) Spiceworks
9 1 (2.44%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (2.44%) CommVault
9 1 (2.44%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) Sophos
9 1 (2.44%) HP
9 1 (2.44%) SAP
9 1 (2.44%) Cisco