The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 203 202 200
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing NAS 56 39 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.74% 0.55% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.59% 2.60% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 86
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1558 1501 1849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.58% 21.27% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1227 1486
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +11 20 £50,000 +29.03%
Essex +8 12 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Cambridgeshire -6 12 £44,000 +10.00% 2
Suffolk - 8 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire -26 4 £55,000 +29.41% 4
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 114 (89.76%) SAN
2 65 (51.18%) Windows
3 63 (49.61%) VMware
4 54 (42.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 46 (36.22%) SQL
6 44 (34.65%) NetApp
7 43 (33.86%) Linux
8 42 (33.07%) SQL Server
9 40 (31.50%) ITIL
10 38 (29.92%) Migration
11 36 (28.35%) Replication
12 35 (27.56%) EMC
13 34 (26.77%) Disaster Recovery
13 34 (26.77%) Microsoft
14 32 (25.20%) Active Directory
14 32 (25.20%) Firewall
14 32 (25.20%) HP
15 30 (23.62%) Cisco
16 29 (22.83%) Hyper-V
17 28 (22.05%) MS Exchange
18 27 (21.26%) Finance
19 25 (19.69%) Oracle
20 23 (18.11%) DNS
20 23 (18.11%) Citrix
20 23 (18.11%) Microsoft Certification
20 23 (18.11%) iSCSI
20 23 (18.11%) Windows Server 2008
20 23 (18.11%) Asset Management
20 23 (18.11%) Exchange Server 2010
21 22 (17.32%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 28 (22.05%) MS Exchange
2 23 (18.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (12.60%) IIS
4 11 (8.66%) SharePoint
5 10 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (5.51%) Lync
7 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.15%) SAS
8 4 (3.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.57%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (15.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (3.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.36%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.36%) Office 365
3 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (89.76%) SAN
2 32 (25.20%) Firewall
3 23 (18.11%) DNS
3 23 (18.11%) iSCSI
4 22 (17.32%) TCP/IP
5 21 (16.54%) LAN
6 20 (15.75%) WAN
7 19 (14.96%) DHCP
8 15 (11.81%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (6.30%) NetScaler
10 7 (5.51%) VLAN
11 6 (4.72%) Internet
12 5 (3.94%) SSH
12 5 (3.94%) SNMP
13 4 (3.15%) IPv6
13 4 (3.15%) LDAP
13 4 (3.15%) Wireless
14 3 (2.36%) Network Security
14 3 (2.36%) VoIP
14 3 (2.36%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.07%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (11.81%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.36%) Big Data
6 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.79%) MySQL
General
1 27 (21.26%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Marketing
3 4 (3.15%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.57%) Automotive
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (21.26%) Architect
2 20 (15.75%) DBA
3 18 (14.17%) Infrastructure Architect
4 17 (13.39%) Storage Specialist
5 16 (12.60%) Technical Specialist
6 15 (11.81%) Administrator
6 15 (11.81%) Oracle DBA
7 13 (10.24%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (7.87%) Consultant
9 7 (5.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 7 (5.51%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.51%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (4.72%) Security Architect
10 6 (4.72%) Storage Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) Data Centre Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) SQL DBA
11 5 (3.94%) IT Operations Manager
11 5 (3.94%) Analyst
11 5 (3.94%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.30%) Middleware
2 5 (3.94%) HTML
2 5 (3.94%) .NET
3 4 (3.15%) XML
4 2 (1.57%) WSH
4 2 (1.57%) Web Services
5 1 (0.79%) Django
5 1 (0.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (28.35%) Replication
2 20 (15.75%) Computer Science
3 19 (14.96%) Firmware
3 19 (14.96%) CLARiiON
3 19 (14.96%) Clustering
4 16 (12.60%) EMC Centera
4 16 (12.60%) Symmetrix DMX
5 13 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.51%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.72%) Open Source
8 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (3.15%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (2.36%) EqualLogic
11 2 (1.57%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.79%) Physics
12 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (51.18%) Windows
2 43 (33.86%) Linux
3 23 (18.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (15.75%) UNIX
5 15 (11.81%) SUSE
5 15 (11.81%) Oracle Linux
6 10 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.94%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.15%) Solaris
9 4 (3.15%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.57%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.79%) Debian
11 1 (0.79%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.79%) AIX
11 1 (0.79%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.50%) ITIL
2 38 (29.92%) Migration
3 34 (26.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (18.11%) Asset Management
5 21 (16.54%) Data Migration
6 20 (15.75%) Service Delivery
7 16 (12.60%) Incident Management
8 15 (11.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (11.81%) Performance Engineering
9 13 (10.24%) Load Balancing
10 11 (8.66%) PRINCE2
10 11 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (8.66%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (7.09%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (7.09%) Change Control
12 8 (6.30%) SIEM
12 8 (6.30%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (6.30%) Identity Management
12 8 (6.30%) Benchmarking
12 8 (6.30%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 46 (36.22%) SQL
2 15 (11.81%) PL/SQL
3 12 (9.45%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.09%) C
4 9 (7.09%) Java
5 8 (6.30%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.72%) Python
7 5 (3.94%) Perl
7 5 (3.94%) PHP
8 4 (3.15%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.15%) VB
8 4 (3.15%) C#
8 4 (3.15%) C++
8 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (18.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (17.32%) Degree
3 16 (12.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (12.60%) MCSA
4 13 (10.24%) MCITP
5 11 (8.66%) MCSE
6 8 (6.30%) NCDA
6 8 (6.30%) NCIE
6 8 (6.30%) MCP
6 8 (6.30%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (5.51%) MCTS
7 7 (5.51%) CCNA
8 5 (3.94%) IBM Certification
8 5 (3.94%) CCNP
8 5 (3.94%) CCA
8 5 (3.94%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (3.15%) VCAP
10 3 (2.36%) VCP4
10 3 (2.36%) VCP5
11 1 (0.79%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (9.45%) SLA
3 4 (3.15%) QA
4 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (42.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (25.20%) Active Directory
3 29 (22.83%) Hyper-V
4 15 (11.81%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (11.81%) Oracle RMAN
5 13 (10.24%) XenApp
5 13 (10.24%) XenDesktop
5 13 (10.24%) NFS
6 7 (5.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (5.51%) vSphere
7 5 (3.94%) KVM
8 4 (3.15%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.15%) SRDF
8 4 (3.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (3.15%) Veritas File System
8 4 (3.15%) XenServer
9 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.79%) Samba
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.79%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 15 (11.81%) Data Guard
2 11 (8.66%) SCCM
3 7 (5.51%) Backup Exec
3 7 (5.51%) SCOM
4 5 (3.94%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.15%) SCDPM
6 3 (2.36%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.36%) PureDisk
7 2 (1.57%) WSUS
8 1 (0.79%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.79%) OpenView
8 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 63 (49.61%) VMware
2 44 (34.65%) NetApp
3 35 (27.56%) EMC
4 34 (26.77%) Microsoft
5 32 (25.20%) HP
6 30 (23.62%) Cisco
7 25 (19.69%) Oracle
8 23 (18.11%) Citrix
9 15 (11.81%) Red Hat
10 11 (8.66%) IBM
11 9 (7.09%) SAP
12 8 (6.30%) Dell
12 8 (6.30%) WatchGuard
13 7 (5.51%) Veeam
13 7 (5.51%) Sun
14 6 (4.72%) Veritas
14 6 (4.72%) CommVault
14 6 (4.72%) AppSense
15 5 (3.94%) Brocade
15 5 (3.94%) JD Edwards
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 12 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Citrix
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Extremely competitive packages on offer.
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + be - pens, health, shares +
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £44,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago