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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 213 194 215
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Permanent jobs citing NAS 48 83 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.65% 0.99% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.16% 4.81% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 68 45
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,834
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £30,700 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,250 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +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
1517 1726 1792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.43% 20.51% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 1318 1444
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -1 28 £35,000 -30.00% 8
Cambridgeshire +4 11 £32,500 -7.14%
Essex -4 7 £31,500 -49.60% 1
Bedfordshire +4 2 £37,500 -21.05% 1
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 67 (87.01%) SAN
2 56 (72.73%) VMware
3 46 (59.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (51.95%) Cisco
5 37 (48.05%) Windows
6 35 (45.45%) Active Directory
7 34 (44.16%) Microsoft
8 31 (40.26%) DNS
9 28 (36.36%) DHCP
10 26 (33.77%) Firewall
11 25 (32.47%) WAN
11 25 (32.47%) HP
12 22 (28.57%) Linux
13 20 (25.97%) MS Exchange
13 20 (25.97%) LAN
13 20 (25.97%) Hyper-V
14 18 (23.38%) TCP/IP
15 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
15 17 (22.08%) Hybrid Cloud
16 16 (20.78%) SQL
16 16 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (19.48%) NetApp
17 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
18 14 (18.18%) Replication
18 14 (18.18%) UNIX
19 13 (16.88%) Finance
19 13 (16.88%) Disaster Recovery
19 13 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2010
19 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
20 12 (15.58%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (25.97%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.90%) IIS
7 2 (2.60%) Lync
8 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.30%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (1.30%) Aareon QL
1 1 (1.30%) OPENHousing
1 1 (1.30%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (1.30%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.30%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.79%) Office 365
3 4 (5.19%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.30%) IaaS
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) PaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (87.01%) SAN
2 31 (40.26%) DNS
3 28 (36.36%) DHCP
4 26 (33.77%) Firewall
5 25 (32.47%) WAN
6 20 (25.97%) LAN
7 18 (23.38%) TCP/IP
8 11 (14.29%) VLAN
9 10 (12.99%) Fibre Channel
9 10 (12.99%) VPN
10 8 (10.39%) SSL
10 8 (10.39%) LDAP
10 8 (10.39%) IPsec
10 8 (10.39%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (9.09%) IP Telephony
12 6 (7.79%) VoIP
13 5 (6.49%) Cisco IPT
13 5 (6.49%) OSPF
14 4 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (5.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) Big Data
3 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.49%) MySQL
5 4 (5.19%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.79%) Retail
4 5 (6.49%) Legal
5 4 (5.19%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Back Office
6 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Administrator
2 14 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (15.58%) Analyst
4 11 (14.29%) Consultant
5 10 (12.99%) Architect
6 8 (10.39%) Storage Consultant
7 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.49%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Service Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Services Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) Middleware
2 1 (1.30%) ISPF
2 1 (1.30%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Hybrid Cloud
2 14 (18.18%) Replication
3 6 (7.79%) Clustering
4 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.49%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.19%) BYOD
6 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.30%) Life Science
8 1 (1.30%) Blog
8 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.30%) Physics
8 1 (1.30%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.30%) Open Source
8 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.30%) FMCG
8 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.30%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 37 (48.05%) Windows
2 22 (28.57%) Linux
3 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (18.18%) UNIX
5 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.79%) Solaris
7 6 (7.79%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.19%) Debian
9 4 (5.19%) CentOS
9 4 (5.19%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.90%) AIX
11 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.30%) OpenBSD
11 1 (1.30%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (15.58%) Migration
2 12 (15.58%) ITIL
3 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
3 8 (10.39%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.49%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.19%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.19%) Biostatistics
7 4 (5.19%) Performance Testing
7 4 (5.19%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.90%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.60%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.60%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.60%) Data Transformation
10 1 (1.30%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.78%) SQL
2 8 (10.39%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.60%) VBA
5 2 (2.60%) Perl
5 2 (2.60%) Python
6 1 (1.30%) C-shell
6 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (14.29%) CCNA
3 9 (11.69%) CCNP
4 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (6.49%) MCSA
6 4 (5.19%) IBM Certification
6 4 (5.19%) MCSE
7 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.90%) CCIE
8 2 (2.60%) MCP
9 1 (1.30%) RHCSA
9 1 (1.30%) MOS
9 1 (1.30%) Degree
9 1 (1.30%) MCITP
9 1 (1.30%) VCP5
9 1 (1.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (59.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 20 (25.97%) Hyper-V
4 12 (15.58%) vSphere
5 8 (10.39%) VMware ESX
6 7 (9.09%) Terminal Services
7 6 (7.79%) NFS
7 6 (7.79%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (5.19%) XenApp
8 4 (5.19%) SRDF
8 4 (5.19%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (3.90%) Xen
9 3 (3.90%) Samba
10 2 (2.60%) Veritas File System
10 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.30%) KVM
11 1 (1.30%) Ceph
11 1 (1.30%) vCloud
11 1 (1.30%) Sendmail
11 1 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) SCCM
2 4 (5.19%) SCOM
2 4 (5.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.60%) Cacti
4 1 (1.30%) vMotion
4 1 (1.30%) Puppet
4 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.30%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 56 (72.73%) VMware
2 40 (51.95%) Cisco
3 34 (44.16%) Microsoft
4 25 (32.47%) HP
5 15 (19.48%) NetApp
6 11 (14.29%) Hitachi
6 11 (14.29%) Brocade
6 11 (14.29%) Fujitsu
7 10 (12.99%) Citrix
8 7 (9.09%) Veritas
9 6 (7.79%) Sun
9 6 (7.79%) EMC
9 6 (7.79%) Apple
9 6 (7.79%) SonicWALL
10 5 (6.49%) 3PAR
10 5 (6.49%) McAfee
11 4 (5.19%) Dell
11 4 (5.19%) IBM
11 4 (5.19%) Oracle
11 4 (5.19%) CommVault
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Anantha Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TGS Geophysical Company UK Ltd.
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex and Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: up to £30k + car + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago