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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 201 209 219
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs citing NAS 62 62 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.76% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.14% 3.87% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 29 49 36
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £32,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £51,500 £53,750
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
1499 1604 1603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.42% 19.70% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1262 1268
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,007 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 3 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 3 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 £46,250 +15.62% 4
Cambridgeshire +21 20 £32,500 +1.56% 1
Bedfordshire -5 3 £38,750 -7.73% 1
Essex -3 2 £20,000 -55.55% 2
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 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 88 (85.44%) SAN
2 69 (66.99%) VMware
3 57 (55.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (46.60%) Windows
5 44 (42.72%) Cisco
6 42 (40.78%) Microsoft
7 40 (38.83%) Data Centre
8 38 (36.89%) WAN
9 34 (33.01%) DNS
9 34 (33.01%) Active Directory
9 34 (33.01%) Linux
10 33 (32.04%) LAN
11 31 (30.10%) Firewall
11 31 (30.10%) HP
12 28 (27.18%) DHCP
12 28 (27.18%) Hyper-V
12 28 (27.18%) Replication
13 24 (23.30%) Hybrid Cloud
14 23 (22.33%) TCP/IP
15 22 (21.36%) MS Exchange
16 20 (19.42%) SQL
17 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Azure
17 19 (18.45%) ITIL
17 19 (18.45%) VoIP
17 19 (18.45%) Migration
18 18 (17.48%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (17.48%) Windows Server 2008
18 18 (17.48%) Fujitsu
19 16 (15.53%) Fibre Channel
19 16 (15.53%) PABX

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 (21.36%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (11.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.88%) IIS
8 3 (2.91%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.94%) JBoss
9 2 (1.94%) Apache
9 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.94%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (12.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.97%) arcHouse
1 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.97%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (0.97%) Aareon QL
1 1 (0.97%) OPENHousing
1 1 (0.97%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.68%) Office 365
3 10 (9.71%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (8.74%) IaaS
5 5 (4.85%) Mimecast
6 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 88 (85.44%) SAN
2 38 (36.89%) WAN
3 34 (33.01%) DNS
4 33 (32.04%) LAN
5 31 (30.10%) Firewall
6 28 (27.18%) DHCP
7 23 (22.33%) TCP/IP
8 19 (18.45%) VoIP
9 16 (15.53%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (15.53%) Fibre Channel
9 16 (15.53%) PABX
10 14 (13.59%) VPN
11 13 (12.62%) SSL
12 12 (11.65%) VLAN
13 9 (8.74%) Unified Communications
13 9 (8.74%) iSCSI
14 8 (7.77%) LDAP
15 7 (6.80%) OSPF
16 6 (5.83%) IPsec
16 6 (5.83%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (15.53%) OLTP
3 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
4 12 (11.65%) Big Data
5 3 (2.91%) MySQL
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.97%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.97%) ClearQuest
General
1 15 (14.56%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.80%) Retail
4 5 (4.85%) Legal
4 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (31.07%) Architect
2 20 (19.42%) Infrastructure Architect
3 16 (15.53%) Administrator
4 13 (12.62%) Consultant
4 13 (12.62%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (10.68%) Analyst
6 9 (8.74%) Storage Consultant
7 7 (6.80%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (4.85%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Technical Services Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Service Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.88%) UNIX Administrator
9 4 (3.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.88%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) HTML
1 2 (1.94%) .NET
1 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.94%) Web Services
1 2 (1.94%) ISAPI
1 2 (1.94%) Middleware
2 1 (0.97%) ISPF
2 1 (0.97%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 40 (38.83%) Data Centre
2 28 (27.18%) Replication
3 24 (23.30%) Hybrid Cloud
4 16 (15.53%) BYOD
5 14 (13.59%) Clustering
6 11 (10.68%) Blackberry
7 6 (5.83%) Thin Client
7 6 (5.83%) Fat Client
7 6 (5.83%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (4.85%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.88%) EMC VNX
9 4 (3.88%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.94%) Handset
11 1 (0.97%) Life Science
11 1 (0.97%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (46.60%) Windows
2 34 (33.01%) Linux
3 18 (17.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (13.59%) UNIX
5 11 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (10.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.83%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.85%) Solaris
8 4 (3.88%) VMS
8 4 (3.88%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (2.91%) CentOS
9 3 (2.91%) Debian
9 3 (2.91%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.94%) AIX
11 1 (0.97%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.45%) ITIL
1 19 (18.45%) Migration
2 14 (13.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (11.65%) Mentoring
4 7 (6.80%) Data Protection
4 7 (6.80%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (4.85%) Capacity Management
5 5 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (4.85%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (3.88%) Biostatistics
6 4 (3.88%) Performance Testing
6 4 (3.88%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.91%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.91%) Data Migration
8 2 (1.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.94%) Data Transformation
8 2 (1.94%) Time Management
8 2 (1.94%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.42%) SQL
2 9 (8.74%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.77%) Shell Script
4 7 (6.80%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.85%) VBA
6 2 (1.94%) C
6 2 (1.94%) PHP
6 2 (1.94%) C-shell
7 1 (0.97%) C++
7 1 (0.97%) Perl
7 1 (0.97%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (8.74%) MCSE
3 9 (8.74%) CCNA
4 8 (7.77%) MCSA
5 7 (6.80%) CCNP
5 7 (6.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (3.88%) IBM Certification
8 3 (2.91%) Degree
9 2 (1.94%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.94%) RHCE
9 2 (1.94%) MCP
9 2 (1.94%) CCIE
10 1 (0.97%) MOS
10 1 (0.97%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.97%) VCP5
10 1 (0.97%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.62%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (55.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (33.01%) Active Directory
3 28 (27.18%) Hyper-V
4 15 (14.56%) vSphere
5 14 (13.59%) VMware ESX
6 10 (9.71%) Terminal Services
7 9 (8.74%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (6.80%) XenApp
8 7 (6.80%) NFS
9 4 (3.88%) SRDF
9 4 (3.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 4 (3.88%) Samba
9 4 (3.88%) Xen
10 3 (2.91%) vCloud
11 2 (1.94%) Veritas File System
11 2 (1.94%) Firmware
12 1 (0.97%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (5.83%) vMotion
2 4 (3.88%) EMC VPLEX
2 4 (3.88%) SnapMirror
2 4 (3.88%) SnapVault
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (2.91%) SCCM
4 2 (1.94%) Nmap
5 1 (0.97%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.97%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.97%) Cacti
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 69 (66.99%) VMware
2 44 (42.72%) Cisco
3 42 (40.78%) Microsoft
4 31 (30.10%) HP
5 18 (17.48%) Fujitsu
6 15 (14.56%) NetApp
7 14 (13.59%) Brocade
8 13 (12.62%) Apple
9 12 (11.65%) Hitachi
9 12 (11.65%) SonicWALL
9 12 (11.65%) Citrix
10 10 (9.71%) IBM
11 7 (6.80%) Dell
11 7 (6.80%) Veritas
11 7 (6.80%) BMC
12 5 (4.85%) CommVault
12 5 (4.85%) EMC
12 5 (4.85%) Sun
12 5 (4.85%) McAfee
12 5 (4.85%) 3PAR
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