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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 221 201 173
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -28
Permanent jobs citing NAS 37 71 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% 0.89% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.47% 4.27% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 66 87
Average salary £32,717 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.20% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,250 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
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
1495 1661 1815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.53% 20.93% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1328 1478
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 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
Hertfordshire +5 23 £35,000 -30.00%
Essex -4 6 £31,750 -25.29% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 5 £32,435 -18.91% 2
Suffolk +9 1 £43,000 +40.98%
Bedfordshire +6 1 £41,000 +5.80%
Norfolk +1 1 £30,000 +3.00%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 84 (89.36%) SAN
2 63 (67.02%) VMware
3 54 (57.45%) Windows
4 53 (56.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 44 (46.81%) Microsoft
6 43 (45.74%) Active Directory
7 42 (44.68%) Cisco
8 34 (36.17%) Firewall
9 33 (35.11%) WAN
10 31 (32.98%) DNS
11 30 (31.91%) Linux
11 30 (31.91%) LAN
11 30 (31.91%) HP
12 28 (29.79%) SQL Server
13 26 (27.66%) DHCP
14 22 (23.40%) UNIX
14 22 (23.40%) TCP/IP
14 22 (23.40%) Finance
15 21 (22.34%) Citrix
15 21 (22.34%) NetApp
16 20 (21.28%) Hyper-V
16 20 (21.28%) Fibre Channel
17 19 (20.21%) EMC
18 17 (18.09%) Migration
19 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
20 15 (15.96%) SQL
21 14 (14.89%) MS Exchange
21 14 (14.89%) Replication
21 14 (14.89%) Clustering
22 13 (13.83%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 14 (14.89%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.77%) IIS
3 11 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.13%) Apache
8 1 (1.06%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.06%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.32%) Office 365
3 3 (3.19%) IaaS
3 3 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.19%) SaaS
3 3 (3.19%) PaaS
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.06%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 84 (89.36%) SAN
2 34 (36.17%) Firewall
3 33 (35.11%) WAN
4 31 (32.98%) DNS
5 30 (31.91%) LAN
6 26 (27.66%) DHCP
7 22 (23.40%) TCP/IP
8 20 (21.28%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (12.77%) VPN
9 12 (12.77%) LDAP
9 12 (12.77%) VLAN
10 9 (9.57%) iSCSI
11 8 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (8.51%) IPsec
11 8 (8.51%) FTP
12 7 (7.45%) SMTP
12 7 (7.45%) SNMP
13 6 (6.38%) InfiniBand
13 6 (6.38%) SSL
13 6 (6.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) Big Data
3 6 (6.38%) MySQL
4 5 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.06%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (23.40%) Finance
2 10 (10.64%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.45%) Retail
5 5 (5.32%) Legal
6 4 (4.26%) Banking
7 2 (2.13%) Games
8 1 (1.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (23.40%) Architect
2 21 (22.34%) Administrator
3 15 (15.96%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (14.89%) Analyst
5 11 (11.70%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (10.64%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (10.64%) Security Architect
7 9 (9.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.51%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (8.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (8.51%) Consultant
9 5 (5.32%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Services Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Storage Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Service Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) Middleware
2 5 (5.32%) .NET
2 5 (5.32%) Web Services
3 4 (4.26%) SOAP
3 4 (4.26%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.26%) REST
4 3 (3.19%) Django
5 1 (1.06%) JSON
5 1 (1.06%) J2EE
5 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Replication
1 14 (14.89%) Clustering
2 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.32%) Open Source
3 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.26%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.19%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.19%) Physics
6 2 (2.13%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.13%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.13%) Blog
6 2 (2.13%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.13%) FMCG
7 1 (1.06%) LPAR
7 1 (1.06%) DLPAR
7 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 54 (57.45%) Windows
2 30 (31.91%) Linux
3 22 (23.40%) UNIX
4 10 (10.64%) Solaris
4 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (6.38%) AIX
7 6 (6.38%) CentOS
8 5 (5.32%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.19%) Debian
9 3 (3.19%) OpenBSD
9 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.19%) FreeBSD
10 2 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.06%) SUSE
11 1 (1.06%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.09%) Migration
2 11 (11.70%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (11.70%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (10.64%) Load Balancing
3 10 (10.64%) SIEM
3 10 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (10.64%) Identity Management
3 10 (10.64%) ITIL
4 9 (9.57%) Benchmarking
4 9 (9.57%) Asset Management
4 9 (9.57%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (9.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (9.57%) Performance Testing
5 6 (6.38%) Data Migration
5 6 (6.38%) Capacity Management
6 5 (5.32%) DevOps
6 5 (5.32%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.32%) Data Protection
6 5 (5.32%) Data Modelling
7 4 (4.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.96%) SQL
2 12 (12.77%) Python
3 8 (8.51%) Shell Script
3 8 (8.51%) Perl
4 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.13%) C
6 1 (1.06%) Java
6 1 (1.06%) PHP
6 1 (1.06%) Ruby
6 1 (1.06%) VBA
6 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.57%) CCNA
3 6 (6.38%) CCNP
4 5 (5.32%) IBM Certification
5 4 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.19%) MCSA
6 3 (3.19%) CCIE
7 2 (2.13%) MCSE
8 1 (1.06%) MCP
8 1 (1.06%) MCITP
8 1 (1.06%) Degree
8 1 (1.06%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
1 4 (4.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 53 (56.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (45.74%) Active Directory
3 20 (21.28%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.57%) NFS
4 9 (9.57%) vSphere
5 7 (7.45%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (7.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 5 (5.32%) SRDF
6 5 (5.32%) Terminal Services
6 5 (5.32%) VMware ESX
6 5 (5.32%) Xen
7 4 (4.26%) Samba
8 3 (3.19%) XenApp
8 3 (3.19%) Veritas File System
8 3 (3.19%) Ceph
8 3 (3.19%) KVM
9 2 (2.13%) XenServer
9 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.06%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) SCCM
1 5 (5.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.26%) SCOM
3 3 (3.19%) Cacti
3 3 (3.19%) Puppet
3 3 (3.19%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.06%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.06%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.06%) vMotion
Vendors
1 63 (67.02%) VMware
2 44 (46.81%) Microsoft
3 42 (44.68%) Cisco
4 30 (31.91%) HP
5 21 (22.34%) Citrix
5 21 (22.34%) NetApp
6 19 (20.21%) EMC
7 10 (10.64%) Hitachi
7 10 (10.64%) Brocade
7 10 (10.64%) Fujitsu
8 9 (9.57%) IBM
9 8 (8.51%) Sun
9 8 (8.51%) Veritas
10 6 (6.38%) Isilon
11 5 (5.32%) WatchGuard
12 4 (4.26%) SonicWALL
12 4 (4.26%) 3PAR
12 4 (4.26%) McAfee
12 4 (4.26%) Apple
12 4 (4.26%) Juniper
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