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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 203 208 188
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing NAS 65 43 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 0.60% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.14% 2.85% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 51 32 86
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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
1571 1511 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.48% 21.25% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1260 1228 1497
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
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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
Bedfordshire +1 19 £50,000 +29.03%
Cambridgeshire -4 16 £44,000 +10.00% 2
Essex +10 15 £75,000 +7.14%
Suffolk - 9 £55,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -22 6 £55,000 +29.41% 1
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 114 (89.06%) SAN
2 68 (53.13%) Windows
3 59 (46.09%) VMware
4 50 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 47 (36.72%) Linux
6 44 (34.38%) SQL
7 41 (32.03%) SQL Server
7 41 (32.03%) NetApp
8 37 (28.91%) Migration
8 37 (28.91%) ITIL
9 36 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 36 (28.13%) Replication
10 34 (26.56%) EMC
11 33 (25.78%) Firewall
12 31 (24.22%) Microsoft
12 31 (24.22%) Active Directory
13 30 (23.44%) HP
14 27 (21.09%) Cisco
15 25 (19.53%) Finance
15 25 (19.53%) iSCSI
15 25 (19.53%) Hyper-V
16 24 (18.75%) Oracle
17 23 (17.97%) TCP/IP
17 23 (17.97%) MS Exchange
18 22 (17.19%) DNS
18 22 (17.19%) Citrix
18 22 (17.19%) Data Migration
18 22 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
18 22 (17.19%) Asset Management
19 21 (16.41%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 23 (17.97%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (13.28%) IIS
4 12 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.13%) Lync
7 3 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.56%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.34%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.34%) Office 365
3 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 114 (89.06%) SAN
2 33 (25.78%) Firewall
3 25 (19.53%) iSCSI
4 23 (17.97%) TCP/IP
5 22 (17.19%) DNS
6 21 (16.41%) LAN
7 20 (15.63%) WAN
8 18 (14.06%) DHCP
8 18 (14.06%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (5.47%) VLAN
10 6 (4.69%) Internet
11 5 (3.91%) SSH
11 5 (3.91%) SNMP
11 5 (3.91%) NetScaler
11 5 (3.91%) FCoE
12 4 (3.13%) LDAP
12 4 (3.13%) Wireless
12 4 (3.13%) IPv6
13 3 (2.34%) VPN
13 3 (2.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.03%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.72%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (11.72%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.34%) Big Data
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (19.53%) Finance
2 4 (3.13%) Multimedia
2 4 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (1.56%) Automotive
4 1 (0.78%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (21.09%) Architect
2 20 (15.63%) DBA
3 17 (13.28%) Administrator
3 17 (13.28%) Infrastructure Architect
4 16 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
5 15 (11.72%) Technical Specialist
5 15 (11.72%) Oracle DBA
6 12 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (7.03%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.47%) Consultant
8 7 (5.47%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 7 (5.47%) Security Architect
9 6 (4.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.69%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (4.69%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (4.69%) Storage Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Data Centre Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) IT Operations Manager
10 5 (3.91%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.03%) Middleware
2 5 (3.91%) HTML
3 4 (3.13%) .NET
3 4 (3.13%) XML
4 2 (1.56%) WSH
4 2 (1.56%) Django
4 2 (1.56%) Web Services
5 1 (0.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (28.13%) Replication
2 21 (16.41%) Computer Science
3 19 (14.84%) Clustering
4 18 (14.06%) CLARiiON
5 15 (11.72%) EMC Centera
5 15 (11.72%) Symmetrix DMX
6 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (7.81%) Open Source
8 7 (5.47%) Management Information System
9 5 (3.91%) EqualLogic
9 5 (3.91%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (2.34%) Device Driver
12 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
12 2 (1.56%) Physics
13 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 68 (53.13%) Windows
2 47 (36.72%) Linux
3 22 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (15.63%) UNIX
5 15 (11.72%) SUSE
5 15 (11.72%) Oracle Linux
6 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.13%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.13%) Solaris
9 2 (1.56%) AIX
9 2 (1.56%) Debian
9 2 (1.56%) OpenBSD
9 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.56%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.56%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.91%) ITIL
1 37 (28.91%) Migration
2 36 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (17.19%) Asset Management
3 22 (17.19%) Data Migration
4 19 (14.84%) Service Delivery
5 16 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 15 (11.72%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (11.72%) Performance Engineering
7 14 (10.94%) Load Balancing
8 12 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (8.59%) PRINCE2
10 10 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.03%) Identity Management
11 9 (7.03%) Data Protection
11 9 (7.03%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (7.03%) SIEM
12 8 (6.25%) Change Control
12 8 (6.25%) Benchmarking
12 8 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (34.38%) SQL
2 15 (11.72%) PL/SQL
3 12 (9.38%) C
4 11 (8.59%) PowerShell
5 10 (7.81%) Python
6 8 (6.25%) Java
6 8 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.13%) Perl
7 4 (3.13%) PHP
7 4 (3.13%) C#
7 4 (3.13%) C++
7 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.34%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.34%) VB
9 2 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (16.41%) Degree
2 19 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (11.72%) MCSA
4 13 (10.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (7.81%) MCITP
6 8 (6.25%) MCP
7 7 (5.47%) MCSE
7 7 (5.47%) MCTS
8 6 (4.69%) IBM Certification
9 5 (3.91%) CCA
9 5 (3.91%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (3.91%) NCDA
9 5 (3.91%) NCIE
10 4 (3.13%) CCNA
11 3 (2.34%) VCP4
11 3 (2.34%) VCP5
12 2 (1.56%) CCNP
13 1 (0.78%) MOS
13 1 (0.78%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (8.59%) SLA
3 4 (3.13%) QA
4 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (24.22%) Active Directory
3 25 (19.53%) Hyper-V
4 18 (14.06%) Firmware
5 15 (11.72%) Oracle RMAN
5 15 (11.72%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (10.94%) NFS
7 9 (7.03%) XenApp
7 9 (7.03%) XenDesktop
8 7 (5.47%) XenServer
9 5 (3.91%) SRDF
9 5 (3.91%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 5 (3.91%) KVM
10 4 (3.13%) vSphere
10 4 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (3.13%) Veritas File System
11 3 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (2.34%) Xen
12 2 (1.56%) Ceph
13 1 (0.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (11.72%) Data Guard
2 7 (5.47%) Backup Exec
2 7 (5.47%) SCCM
3 6 (4.69%) SCOM
4 5 (3.91%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.13%) SCDPM
6 3 (2.34%) PureDisk
6 3 (2.34%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.56%) WSUS
7 2 (1.56%) Puppet
8 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.78%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.78%) OpenView
Vendors
1 59 (46.09%) VMware
2 41 (32.03%) NetApp
3 34 (26.56%) EMC
4 31 (24.22%) Microsoft
5 30 (23.44%) HP
6 27 (21.09%) Cisco
7 24 (18.75%) Oracle
8 22 (17.19%) Citrix
9 14 (10.94%) Red Hat
10 8 (6.25%) SAP
10 8 (6.25%) IBM
11 7 (5.47%) Veeam
12 6 (4.69%) AppSense
12 6 (4.69%) Brocade
12 6 (4.69%) Sun
12 6 (4.69%) Veritas
13 5 (3.91%) CommVault
13 5 (3.91%) Hitachi
13 5 (3.91%) Fujitsu
13 5 (3.91%) 3PAR
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £44,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Citrix
Posted: 13 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
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