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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 202 187 223
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +36
Permanent jobs citing NAS 79 83 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 0.97% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 4.41% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68 75 52
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,675 £25,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1781 1880 1800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.55% 21.93% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1383 1536 1432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 £55,000 £62,500
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 18 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +9 20 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Hertfordshire -13 18 £50,000 +2.04% 1
Essex -11 17 £62,500 +204.87% 1
Bedfordshire -20 14 £40,000 +8.59% 1
Norfolk - 8 £32,500 -
Suffolk -12 2 £30,500 +29.78%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 98 (85.96%) SAN
2 70 (61.40%) Windows
2 70 (61.40%) Microsoft
3 56 (49.12%) VMware
4 53 (46.49%) MS Exchange
5 52 (45.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 49 (42.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 47 (41.23%) Hyper-V
8 44 (38.60%) Active Directory
9 42 (36.84%) Firewall
10 39 (34.21%) SQL Server
11 37 (32.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 36 (31.58%) MS Excel
13 35 (30.70%) Linux
13 35 (30.70%) SQL
14 33 (28.95%) LAN
14 33 (28.95%) DNS
14 33 (28.95%) NetApp
15 32 (28.07%) Migration
16 30 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
17 29 (25.44%) Cisco
18 28 (24.56%) Citrix
18 28 (24.56%) DHCP
18 28 (24.56%) Windows Server 2003
19 27 (23.68%) vSphere
19 27 (23.68%) iSCSI
20 24 (21.05%) TCP/IP
20 24 (21.05%) SharePoint
21 23 (20.18%) XenApp
22 21 (18.42%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 53 (46.49%) MS Exchange
2 49 (42.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 17 (14.91%) Lync
5 14 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (9.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (7.02%) SAS
7 8 (7.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (6.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (3.51%) Apache
10 3 (2.63%) IIS
10 3 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.75%) nginx
11 2 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 36 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 20 (17.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Magento
1 7 (6.14%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) IaaS
1 3 (2.63%) SaaS
2 2 (1.75%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 98 (85.96%) SAN
2 42 (36.84%) Firewall
3 33 (28.95%) LAN
3 33 (28.95%) DNS
4 28 (24.56%) DHCP
5 27 (23.68%) iSCSI
6 24 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 19 (16.67%) WAN
8 13 (11.40%) Internet
9 12 (10.53%) NetScaler
10 10 (8.77%) VPN
10 10 (8.77%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (6.14%) Intranet
12 6 (5.26%) IP Telephony
13 4 (3.51%) Network Security
14 3 (2.63%) Structured Cabling
14 3 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (2.63%) SSL
14 3 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.26%) MySQL
6 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.63%) Big Data
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Subversion
1 2 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 18 (15.79%) Finance
2 8 (7.02%) Marketing
3 5 (4.39%) Automotive
4 2 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (24.56%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (13.16%) Analyst
2 15 (13.16%) Consultant
2 15 (13.16%) Support Engineer
3 13 (11.40%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (10.53%) Architect
5 11 (9.65%) Administrator
5 11 (9.65%) DBA
6 9 (7.89%) Information Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.02%) Support Analyst
8 7 (6.14%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (5.26%) Network Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Network Support
9 6 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.14%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Replication
2 16 (14.04%) Management Information System
2 16 (14.04%) Firmware
3 10 (8.77%) Open Source
4 9 (7.89%) Client/Server
5 7 (6.14%) Clustering
6 6 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.39%) Symmetrix DMX
7 5 (4.39%) EMC Centera
7 5 (4.39%) CLARiiON
8 4 (3.51%) Blackberry
8 4 (3.51%) Thin Client
8 4 (3.51%) Smartphone
8 4 (3.51%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.75%) Symmetrix
9 2 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.75%) Celerra
9 2 (1.75%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.75%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 70 (61.40%) Windows
2 37 (32.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (30.70%) Linux
4 28 (24.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (9.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (8.77%) Apple iOS
8 7 (6.14%) UNIX
9 6 (5.26%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.39%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (4.39%) Windows 7
10 5 (4.39%) SUSE
11 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.51%) Android
12 3 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (1.75%) Debian
13 2 (1.75%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.07%) Migration
2 19 (16.67%) ITIL
3 14 (12.28%) Service Delivery
4 11 (9.65%) Validation
4 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.89%) Data Management
5 9 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (7.02%) Network Design
7 7 (6.14%) Memory Management
7 7 (6.14%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.14%) CRM
7 7 (6.14%) OO
8 6 (5.26%) Data Security
8 6 (5.26%) Data Analysis
8 6 (5.26%) Time Management
9 5 (4.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.39%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.70%) SQL
2 12 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 11 (9.65%) PHP
4 9 (7.89%) Bash Shell
4 9 (7.89%) Java
5 5 (4.39%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.51%) Perl
7 3 (2.63%) VB
8 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) Python
9 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (16.67%) MCSA
3 17 (14.91%) MCSE
4 15 (13.16%) MCITP
5 14 (12.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (11.40%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (10.53%) CCNA
8 11 (9.65%) NCDA
8 11 (9.65%) NCIE
9 9 (7.89%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (7.02%) MCP
10 8 (7.02%) CCNP
10 8 (7.02%) Degree
10 8 (7.02%) VCAP
11 3 (2.63%) CCA
12 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.88%) MCTS
13 1 (0.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (7.89%) PCI DSS
2 9 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.89%) SLA
3 7 (6.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 7 (6.14%) GAMP
3 7 (6.14%) GCP
3 7 (6.14%) GMP
System Software
1 52 (45.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (41.23%) Hyper-V
3 44 (38.60%) Active Directory
4 27 (23.68%) vSphere
5 23 (20.18%) XenApp
6 20 (17.54%) XenDesktop
7 12 (10.53%) NFS
8 9 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (7.02%) XenServer
10 5 (4.39%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (4.39%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.63%) KVM
11 3 (2.63%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.75%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (17.54%) SCCM
2 11 (9.65%) Puppet
3 10 (8.77%) Backup Exec
4 9 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (7.02%) SCOM
6 7 (6.14%) ARCserve
6 7 (6.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (5.26%) WSUS
8 5 (4.39%) Data Guard
9 3 (2.63%) SCDPM
9 3 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (2.63%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.75%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 70 (61.40%) Microsoft
2 56 (49.12%) VMware
3 33 (28.95%) NetApp
4 29 (25.44%) Cisco
5 28 (24.56%) Citrix
6 21 (18.42%) HP
7 18 (15.79%) WatchGuard
8 17 (14.91%) EMC
9 15 (13.16%) Juniper
10 14 (12.28%) Red Hat
10 14 (12.28%) Oracle
11 11 (9.65%) Dell
12 10 (8.77%) Veeam
13 9 (7.89%) Red Gate
13 9 (7.89%) IBM
14 7 (6.14%) SAP
14 7 (6.14%) JD Edwards
15 4 (3.51%) CheckPoint
15 4 (3.51%) Civica
15 4 (3.51%) LANDesk
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