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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 197 214 233
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +19
Permanent jobs citing NAS 65 59 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.86% 0.73% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.64% 3.71% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33 50 25
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £32,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1402 1589 1599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.53% 19.78% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1297 1255
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 July 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 28 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
Hertfordshire +21 37 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Cambridgeshire +26 20 £35,000 -33.33% 2
Bedfordshire -22 5 £40,000 -4.76%
Essex -11 3 £51,250 +13.88%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 89 (83.18%) SAN
2 75 (70.09%) VMware
3 61 (57.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (49.53%) Windows
5 45 (42.06%) Microsoft
6 44 (41.12%) Cisco
6 44 (41.12%) Data Centre
7 40 (37.38%) WAN
7 40 (37.38%) Linux
8 38 (35.51%) DNS
9 35 (32.71%) Active Directory
9 35 (32.71%) HP
9 35 (32.71%) LAN
10 34 (31.78%) Replication
11 32 (29.91%) Firewall
12 31 (28.97%) DHCP
12 31 (28.97%) Hyper-V
13 27 (25.23%) TCP/IP
14 24 (22.43%) Hybrid Cloud
15 23 (21.50%) ITIL
16 22 (20.56%) MS Exchange
17 21 (19.63%) SQL
17 21 (19.63%) Microsoft Azure
18 20 (18.69%) Migration
19 19 (17.76%) VoIP
19 19 (17.76%) Fujitsu
19 19 (17.76%) Windows Server 2008
20 18 (16.82%) Fibre Channel
20 18 (16.82%) Data Warehouse
20 18 (16.82%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 22 (20.56%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (13.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (8.41%) SharePoint
4 9 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.74%) IIS
7 3 (2.80%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.87%) Apache
8 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.87%) JBoss
8 2 (1.87%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (14.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.93%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.93%) arcHouse
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (0.93%) Aareon QL
1 1 (0.93%) OPENHousing
1 1 (0.93%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (12.15%) Office 365
3 12 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (10.28%) IaaS
5 6 (5.61%) Mimecast
6 3 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (83.18%) SAN
2 40 (37.38%) WAN
3 38 (35.51%) DNS
4 35 (32.71%) LAN
5 32 (29.91%) Firewall
6 31 (28.97%) DHCP
7 27 (25.23%) TCP/IP
8 19 (17.76%) VoIP
9 18 (16.82%) Fibre Channel
10 16 (14.95%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (14.95%) PABX
11 15 (14.02%) VPN
12 14 (13.08%) SSL
13 11 (10.28%) iSCSI
13 11 (10.28%) VLAN
14 9 (8.41%) Unified Communications
15 8 (7.48%) OSPF
16 6 (5.61%) IPsec
16 6 (5.61%) LDAP
16 6 (5.61%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.95%) OLTP
3 10 (9.35%) Big Data
4 3 (2.80%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.93%) ClearQuest
General
1 16 (14.95%) Finance
2 9 (8.41%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.61%) Retail
4 5 (4.67%) Legal
4 5 (4.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (31.78%) Architect
2 21 (19.63%) Infrastructure Architect
3 18 (16.82%) Administrator
4 15 (14.02%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (12.15%) Analyst
6 10 (9.35%) Consultant
7 9 (8.41%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (7.48%) Storage Consultant
9 7 (6.54%) Technical Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (5.61%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (5.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.61%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) Technical Services Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.67%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) Service Analyst
12 4 (3.74%) UNIX Administrator
12 4 (3.74%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) Middleware
1 2 (1.87%) .NET
1 2 (1.87%) HTML
1 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.87%) Web Services
1 2 (1.87%) ISAPI
2 1 (0.93%) ISPF
2 1 (0.93%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 44 (41.12%) Data Centre
2 34 (31.78%) Replication
3 24 (22.43%) Hybrid Cloud
4 16 (14.95%) Clustering
4 16 (14.95%) BYOD
5 13 (12.15%) Blackberry
6 8 (7.48%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (6.54%) Fat Client
7 7 (6.54%) Thin Client
8 6 (5.61%) HP StoreVirtual
9 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (3.74%) EMC VNX
11 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
11 3 (2.80%) EMC VMAX
12 2 (1.87%) Handset
13 1 (0.93%) Symmetrix DMX
13 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.93%) Celerra
13 1 (0.93%) HP Storage
13 1 (0.93%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (49.53%) Windows
2 40 (37.38%) Linux
3 19 (17.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (14.02%) UNIX
5 12 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.61%) VMS
7 6 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.61%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.80%) CentOS
8 3 (2.80%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.80%) Debian
8 3 (2.80%) Solaris
8 3 (2.80%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.93%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.50%) ITIL
2 20 (18.69%) Migration
3 18 (16.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (12.15%) Mentoring
5 12 (11.21%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (7.48%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (6.54%) Capacity Management
8 6 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.61%) Data Protection
9 5 (4.67%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.74%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.74%) Business Continuity
10 4 (3.74%) Biostatistics
11 3 (2.80%) Performance Testing
11 3 (2.80%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.80%) Data Migration
11 3 (2.80%) CRM
12 2 (1.87%) Data Transformation
12 2 (1.87%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.63%) SQL
2 10 (9.35%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.35%) Bash Shell
3 8 (7.48%) Shell Script
4 6 (5.61%) VBA
5 3 (2.80%) C-shell
6 2 (1.87%) PHP
6 2 (1.87%) C
7 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.93%) Perl
7 1 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (13.08%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (9.35%) MCSE
4 9 (8.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (8.41%) CCNA
5 8 (7.48%) MCSA
6 7 (6.54%) CCNP
7 6 (5.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (4.67%) Degree
9 3 (2.80%) RHCE
9 3 (2.80%) IBM Certification
9 3 (2.80%) RHCSA
10 2 (1.87%) MCP
10 2 (1.87%) CCIE
11 1 (0.93%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.93%) MCITP
11 1 (0.93%) MOS
11 1 (0.93%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.08%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (57.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (32.71%) Active Directory
3 31 (28.97%) Hyper-V
4 16 (14.95%) VMware ESX
5 15 (14.02%) vSphere
6 10 (9.35%) Terminal Services
6 10 (9.35%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (7.48%) NFS
7 8 (7.48%) XenApp
8 5 (4.67%) Samba
9 4 (3.74%) Xen
10 3 (2.80%) vCloud
10 3 (2.80%) SRDF
10 3 (2.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (1.87%) Firmware
12 1 (0.93%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.93%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) vMotion
1 8 (7.48%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (3.74%) SCCM
3 3 (2.80%) EMC VPLEX
3 3 (2.80%) SnapMirror
3 3 (2.80%) SnapVault
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (1.87%) Nmap
5 1 (0.93%) SCOM
5 1 (0.93%) Puppet
5 1 (0.93%) Cacti
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 75 (70.09%) VMware
2 45 (42.06%) Microsoft
3 44 (41.12%) Cisco
4 35 (32.71%) HP
5 19 (17.76%) Fujitsu
6 16 (14.95%) Apple
7 14 (13.08%) NetApp
7 14 (13.08%) SonicWALL
8 13 (12.15%) Brocade
9 12 (11.21%) Citrix
10 11 (10.28%) IBM
11 10 (9.35%) Hitachi
12 9 (8.41%) BMC
13 8 (7.48%) Dell
14 7 (6.54%) CommVault
15 6 (5.61%) WatchGuard
15 6 (5.61%) 3PAR
16 5 (4.67%) McAfee
17 4 (3.74%) NetIQ
17 4 (3.74%) Veritas
Cambridge
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
NetNames
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago