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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 162 164 152
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing NAS 20 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.52% 0.43% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.18% 2.84% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 8
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.49%
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
478 564 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.54% 15.29% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 385 454 452
Average salary £39,083 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(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
Northamptonshire +10 7 £21,500 -46.25%
Nottinghamshire - 7 £33,045 -
Derbyshire - 2 £35,500 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (76.92%) SAN
2 19 (48.72%) Linux
3 17 (43.59%) Firewall
4 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 13 (33.33%) VoIP
5 13 (33.33%) VMware
5 13 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 12 (30.77%) DNS
6 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 12 (30.77%) Windows
7 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
7 11 (28.21%) SCCM
8 10 (25.64%) Lync
8 10 (25.64%) UNIX
8 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
9 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
10 8 (20.51%) DHCP
11 7 (17.95%) PBX
11 7 (17.95%) Finance
11 7 (17.95%) Law
11 7 (17.95%) Degree
12 6 (15.38%) ISPF
12 6 (15.38%) NetApp
13 5 (12.82%) EMC
13 5 (12.82%) NFS
13 5 (12.82%) ITIL
13 5 (12.82%) Google
13 5 (12.82%) Back Office
13 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (28.21%) SharePoint
2 10 (25.64%) Lync
3 4 (10.26%) Apache
4 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.13%) SAS
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) nginx
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon S3
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.26%) SaaS
1 4 (10.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (76.92%) SAN
2 17 (43.59%) Firewall
3 13 (33.33%) VoIP
4 12 (30.77%) DNS
5 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
6 8 (20.51%) DHCP
7 7 (17.95%) PBX
8 4 (10.26%) WAN
8 4 (10.26%) Broadband
8 4 (10.26%) LAN
8 4 (10.26%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (10.26%) Internet
8 4 (10.26%) VLAN
8 4 (10.26%) PABX
9 3 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
10 2 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (5.13%) Network Security
10 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.26%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Hudson
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
1 7 (17.95%) Law
2 5 (12.82%) Back Office
3 4 (10.26%) Legal
3 4 (10.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Service Manager
1 9 (23.08%) Technical Manager
1 9 (23.08%) Technical Services Manager
2 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Architect
2 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (10.26%) Architect
2 4 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Administrator
3 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.13%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Head of Operations
4 2 (5.13%) IT Assistant
4 2 (5.13%) Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Network Support
4 2 (5.13%) Junior
4 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) ISPF
2 4 (10.26%) LAMP
3 2 (5.13%) Web Services
3 2 (5.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) BYOD
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) CLARiiON
4 2 (5.13%) Clustering
4 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) Windows
3 10 (25.64%) UNIX
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
5 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (12.82%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Security Architecture
2 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
4 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.13%) Time Management
5 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.56%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
1 3 (7.69%) C-shell
1 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) HND
3 3 (7.69%) RHCE
3 3 (7.69%) RHCSA
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.56%) MBCS
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCP
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (12.82%) NFS
3 4 (10.26%) vSphere
4 3 (7.69%) Samba
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) VMware
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) NetApp
4 5 (12.82%) EMC
4 5 (12.82%) Google
5 4 (10.26%) Intel
5 4 (10.26%) Sony
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco
6 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.69%) F5
7 2 (5.13%) Nimsoft
7 2 (5.13%) Veeam
8 1 (2.56%) Spiceworks
8 1 (2.56%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (2.56%) Toshiba
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
8 1 (2.56%) Sophos
8 1 (2.56%) SAP
8 1 (2.56%) HP