The first table below looks at the demand for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 205 227 199
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -28
Permanent jobs citing NAS 59 30 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.74% 0.39% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.71% 1.86% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 50 24 62
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £26,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1590 1610 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.93% 21.05% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1307 1260 1331
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,616
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
England

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

NAS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

NAS Salary Trend in the East of England

NAS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in the East of England

NAS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Bedfordshire +19 27 £42,000 +44.82% 2
Hertfordshire -9 15 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Essex +3 6 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Suffolk - 6 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire +6 5 £52,500 +31.25%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 116 (84.06%) SAN
2 77 (55.80%) Windows
3 65 (47.10%) VMware
4 60 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 59 (42.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 54 (39.13%) MS Exchange
7 52 (37.68%) SQL
8 50 (36.23%) Active Directory
9 47 (34.06%) Exchange Server 2010
10 45 (32.61%) SQL Server
10 45 (32.61%) Linux
11 44 (31.88%) NetApp
12 42 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (29.71%) Hyper-V
14 38 (27.54%) Firewall
14 38 (27.54%) DNS
15 37 (26.81%) MS Excel
16 36 (26.09%) Cisco
17 35 (25.36%) Migration
18 32 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification
19 31 (22.46%) HP
19 31 (22.46%) EMC
19 31 (22.46%) DHCP
20 30 (21.74%) TCP/IP
20 30 (21.74%) ITIL
21 29 (21.01%) SharePoint
21 29 (21.01%) LAN
22 28 (20.29%) Firmware
22 28 (20.29%) Replication
23 26 (18.84%) Disaster Recovery

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 54 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 47 (34.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (21.01%) SharePoint
4 20 (14.49%) Lync
5 16 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (8.70%) IIS
7 9 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (6.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (5.80%) SAS
9 4 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.90%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.45%) Apache
10 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.45%) nginx
11 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 37 (26.81%) MS Excel
2 20 (14.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS Project
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Magento
1 5 (3.62%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.17%) Office 365
2 3 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.17%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (84.06%) SAN
2 38 (27.54%) Firewall
2 38 (27.54%) DNS
3 31 (22.46%) DHCP
4 30 (21.74%) TCP/IP
5 29 (21.01%) LAN
6 21 (15.22%) iSCSI
7 16 (11.59%) WAN
8 13 (9.42%) Internet
9 12 (8.70%) NetScaler
10 9 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (5.07%) VPN
12 5 (3.62%) SSH
12 5 (3.62%) Intranet
12 5 (3.62%) SNMP
13 4 (2.90%) LDAP
13 4 (2.90%) Wireless
14 3 (2.17%) VoIP
15 2 (1.45%) SMTP
15 2 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (10.87%) Oracle Database
3 12 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.62%) MySQL
6 3 (2.17%) Big Data
6 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 22 (15.94%) Finance
2 5 (3.62%) Automotive
2 5 (3.62%) Marketing
3 2 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.72%) Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Legal
4 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (17.39%) DBA
2 23 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 16 (11.59%) Administrator
3 16 (11.59%) Architect
4 15 (10.87%) Oracle DBA
5 14 (10.14%) Consultant
5 14 (10.14%) Support Engineer
6 13 (9.42%) Analyst
6 13 (9.42%) Technical Specialist
6 13 (9.42%) Storage Specialist
7 12 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (7.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (7.97%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.07%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (4.35%) Network Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.62%) .NET
2 4 (2.90%) Middleware
3 3 (2.17%) HTML
4 2 (1.45%) WSH
4 2 (1.45%) Web Services
5 1 (0.72%) XML
5 1 (0.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.29%) Firmware
1 28 (20.29%) Replication
2 17 (12.32%) CLARiiON
2 17 (12.32%) Clustering
3 16 (11.59%) Computer Science
4 14 (10.14%) Symmetrix DMX
4 14 (10.14%) EMC Centera
5 13 (9.42%) Management Information System
6 9 (6.52%) Client/Server
7 6 (4.35%) Open Source
8 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.62%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.45%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.72%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.72%) Celerra
11 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 77 (55.80%) Windows
2 45 (32.61%) Linux
3 42 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (14.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (13.04%) UNIX
7 15 (10.87%) SUSE
7 15 (10.87%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (3.62%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.90%) Solaris
9 4 (2.90%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.45%) Debian
10 2 (1.45%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.72%) VMS
11 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.36%) Migration
2 30 (21.74%) ITIL
3 26 (18.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (13.77%) Data Migration
5 16 (11.59%) Asset Management
5 16 (11.59%) Incident Management
5 16 (11.59%) Service Delivery
6 15 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (10.87%) Performance Engineering
7 13 (9.42%) Validation
8 11 (7.97%) Network Design
9 10 (7.25%) Load Balancing
9 10 (7.25%) Change Control
9 10 (7.25%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (6.52%) Data Management
11 8 (5.80%) Data Security
12 7 (5.07%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (5.07%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (5.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.07%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 52 (37.68%) SQL
2 15 (10.87%) PL/SQL
3 10 (7.25%) PowerShell
4 8 (5.80%) Java
4 8 (5.80%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.07%) PHP
6 6 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.35%) Perl
6 6 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.62%) C
8 4 (2.90%) VB
9 3 (2.17%) Python
10 2 (1.45%) VBScript
11 1 (0.72%) C#
11 1 (0.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (15.94%) MCITP
3 21 (15.22%) MCSA
4 20 (14.49%) Degree
4 20 (14.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (9.42%) MCSE
6 12 (8.70%) NCDA
6 12 (8.70%) NCIE
7 11 (7.97%) CCNA
7 11 (7.97%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (5.80%) MCP
8 8 (5.80%) CCNP
8 8 (5.80%) VCAP
9 5 (3.62%) MCTS
9 5 (3.62%) CCA
9 5 (3.62%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.17%) VCP5
10 3 (2.17%) VCP4
10 3 (2.17%) IBM Certification
11 1 (0.72%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (8.70%) SLA
3 7 (5.07%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 7 (5.07%) GAMP
3 7 (5.07%) GCP
3 7 (5.07%) GMP
4 2 (1.45%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 59 (42.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (36.23%) Active Directory
3 41 (29.71%) Hyper-V
4 20 (14.49%) vSphere
5 17 (12.32%) XenApp
5 17 (12.32%) XenDesktop
6 15 (10.87%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (10.87%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (10.14%) NFS
8 11 (7.97%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (2.90%) KVM
9 4 (2.90%) XenServer
9 4 (2.90%) Veritas File System
9 4 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.45%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.45%) SRDF
10 2 (1.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.72%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 26 (18.84%) SCCM
2 15 (10.87%) Data Guard
3 11 (7.97%) SCOM
3 11 (7.97%) Backup Exec
4 7 (5.07%) ARCserve
4 7 (5.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (4.35%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.90%) SCDPM
7 3 (2.17%) PureDisk
7 3 (2.17%) Puppet
7 3 (2.17%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.45%) WSUS
8 2 (1.45%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.72%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.72%) OpenView
Vendors
1 65 (47.10%) VMware
2 60 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 44 (31.88%) NetApp
4 36 (26.09%) Cisco
5 31 (22.46%) HP
5 31 (22.46%) EMC
6 24 (17.39%) Oracle
7 23 (16.67%) Citrix
8 19 (13.77%) WatchGuard
9 15 (10.87%) Juniper
10 13 (9.42%) Red Hat
10 13 (9.42%) IBM
11 11 (7.97%) Veeam
12 9 (6.52%) Dell
13 7 (5.07%) SAP
13 7 (5.07%) Sun
14 6 (4.35%) Veritas
14 6 (4.35%) CommVault
14 6 (4.35%) AppSense
15 5 (3.62%) 3PAR
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