The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 374 379 320
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -59
Permanent jobs citing NAS 659 634 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.65% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 3.76% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 561 496 745
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.76% +10.58%
NAS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17799 16863 20425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.05% 17.39% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14563 13320 17070
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in England

NAS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the England region.

NAS Salary Trend in England

NAS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in England

NAS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London -30 286 £52,500 -4.54% 41
South East -45 121 £46,250 -7.50% 22
Yorkshire -14 57 £37,500 -21.05% 7
North West +22 45 £42,500 -10.52% 10
East of England -10 39 £51,000 +12.08% 2
South West -3 34 £47,500 - 3
West Midlands -5 34 £34,000 -15.00% 3
East Midlands +49 31 £35,000 -29.29% 2
North East 0 13 £23,700 -3.26%
Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1203 (89.18%) SAN
2 931 (69.01%) Windows
3 909 (67.38%) VMware
4 704 (52.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 565 (41.88%) Active Directory
6 528 (39.14%) Microsoft
7 511 (37.88%) Linux
8 474 (35.14%) Cisco
9 448 (33.21%) NetApp
10 412 (30.54%) MS Exchange
11 407 (30.17%) Firewall
12 405 (30.02%) SQL Server
13 395 (29.28%) Citrix
14 379 (28.09%) Windows Server 2008
15 357 (26.46%) DNS
16 349 (25.87%) EMC
17 320 (23.72%) HP
18 316 (23.42%) TCP/IP
19 293 (21.72%) vSphere
20 290 (21.50%) ITIL
21 287 (21.28%) SQL
22 265 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
23 254 (18.83%) MS Excel
24 247 (18.31%) Clustering
25 244 (18.09%) Hyper-V
26 239 (17.72%) WAN
27 236 (17.49%) Oracle
28 231 (17.12%) IIS
28 231 (17.12%) UNIX
29 222 (16.46%) Finance

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 412 (30.54%) MS Exchange
2 231 (17.12%) IIS
3 205 (15.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 181 (13.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 146 (10.82%) SharePoint
6 144 (10.67%) Apache
7 134 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 86 (6.38%) Tomcat
9 85 (6.30%) Lync
10 72 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2003
11 55 (4.08%) WebSphere
12 54 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
13 40 (2.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 33 (2.45%) Oracle Coherence
15 32 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 21 (1.56%) IBM Notes
17 16 (1.19%) SAS
18 12 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
19 11 (0.82%) JBoss
20 9 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 254 (18.83%) MS Excel
2 135 (10.01%) MS Office
3 15 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.59%) SPSS
5 6 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.22%) MS Project
7 2 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.15%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.074%) Maya
8 1 (0.074%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.074%) InDesign
8 1 (0.074%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 26 (1.93%) RMDS
2 14 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.67%) Oracle BRM
4 7 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.15%) ENOVIA
9 1 (0.074%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.074%) CODA-Financials
9 1 (0.074%) Magento
9 1 (0.074%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.074%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 84 (6.23%) Office 365
2 38 (2.82%) SaaS
2 38 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (1.85%) IaaS
5 22 (1.63%) PaaS
6 11 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.44%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.37%) Joyent
10 3 (0.22%) Route 53
10 3 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.15%) IBM SmartCloud
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1203 (89.18%) SAN
2 407 (30.17%) Firewall
3 357 (26.46%) DNS
4 316 (23.42%) TCP/IP
5 239 (17.72%) WAN
6 220 (16.31%) LAN
7 186 (13.79%) iSCSI
7 186 (13.79%) Fibre Channel
8 183 (13.57%) DHCP
9 163 (12.08%) VPN
10 93 (6.89%) VLAN
11 91 (6.75%) Internet
12 80 (5.93%) LDAP
13 79 (5.86%) Multicast
14 75 (5.56%) FCoE
15 73 (5.41%) SMTP
16 72 (5.34%) SSL
17 71 (5.26%) HTTP
18 66 (4.89%) Network Security
18 66 (4.89%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 405 (30.02%) SQL Server
2 111 (8.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 102 (7.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 83 (6.15%) MySQL
5 48 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (2.45%) DB2
7 30 (2.22%) Hadoop
8 29 (2.15%) Relational Database
9 28 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
10 26 (1.93%) HBase
11 20 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (1.41%) RDBMS
12 19 (1.41%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (1.11%) Informix
15 14 (1.04%) MongoDB
16 8 (0.59%) Redis
16 8 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
17 7 (0.52%) Big Data
17 7 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (1.78%) Subversion
2 23 (1.70%) Git (software)
3 20 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 17 (1.26%) JIRA
5 14 (1.04%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (0.30%) Hudson
7 4 (0.30%) Ant
8 2 (0.15%) WebLOAD
8 2 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.15%) AQtime
8 2 (0.15%) Maven
9 1 (0.074%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.074%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.074%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.074%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.074%) TestNG
General
1 222 (16.46%) Finance
2 78 (5.78%) Telecoms
3 61 (4.52%) Banking
4 39 (2.89%) Retail
5 22 (1.63%) Legal
6 19 (1.41%) Games
6 19 (1.41%) Law
7 15 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.04%) Marketing
9 12 (0.89%) German Language
10 11 (0.82%) Publishing
11 10 (0.74%) Advertising
12 8 (0.59%) Back Office
13 7 (0.52%) French Language
14 5 (0.37%) Electronics
15 4 (0.30%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.30%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.074%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.074%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.074%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 227 (16.83%) Architect
2 210 (15.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 149 (11.05%) Support Engineer
4 144 (10.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 141 (10.45%) Administrator
6 120 (8.90%) Analyst
7 108 (8.01%) Systems Administrator
8 104 (7.71%) Consultant
9 93 (6.89%) 3rd Line Support
10 70 (5.19%) Storage Engineer
11 66 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
12 60 (4.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 58 (4.30%) Technical Engineer
14 57 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
15 55 (4.08%) Support Analyst
16 48 (3.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 44 (3.26%) Network Engineer
18 41 (3.04%) Infrastructure Manager
19 38 (2.82%) Team Leader
20 36 (2.67%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (5.11%) .NET
2 63 (4.67%) Middleware
3 42 (3.11%) HTML
4 39 (2.89%) XML
5 34 (2.52%) Web Services
6 26 (1.93%) Rendezvous
6 26 (1.93%) XSLT
7 23 (1.70%) J2EE
8 14 (1.04%) WebSphere MQ
9 12 (0.89%) LAMP
10 10 (0.74%) REST
10 10 (0.74%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (0.74%) SOAP
11 8 (0.59%) .NET Framework
12 7 (0.52%) ASP.NET
12 7 (0.52%) Django
13 6 (0.44%) CSS
14 5 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
14 5 (0.37%) Software Packaging
14 5 (0.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 247 (18.31%) Clustering
2 119 (8.82%) Replication
3 72 (5.34%) Enterprise Storage
4 63 (4.67%) Blackberry
5 62 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (4.30%) Computer Science
7 36 (2.67%) Open Source
8 29 (2.15%) Mainframe
8 29 (2.15%) CLARiiON
9 24 (1.78%) Management Information System
10 19 (1.41%) Hedge funds
11 15 (1.11%) Life Science
12 11 (0.82%) EMC Centera
12 11 (0.82%) EqualLogic
12 11 (0.82%) Symmetrix DMX
12 11 (0.82%) Celerra
13 10 (0.74%) IBM XIV
14 9 (0.67%) PMI
14 9 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 931 (69.01%) Windows
2 511 (37.88%) Linux
3 379 (28.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 265 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 231 (17.12%) UNIX
6 210 (15.57%) Solaris
7 200 (14.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 166 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 89 (6.60%) CentOS
10 57 (4.23%) Windows 7
11 55 (4.08%) Windows XP
12 51 (3.78%) AIX
13 38 (2.82%) Windows 8
14 30 (2.22%) Windows Vista
15 28 (2.08%) Debian
16 17 (1.26%) Mac OS X
17 16 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
18 15 (1.11%) Ubuntu
19 14 (1.04%) Android
20 12 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (21.50%) ITIL
2 136 (10.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 131 (9.71%) Load Balancing
4 120 (8.90%) Project Management
5 117 (8.67%) Migration
6 110 (8.15%) Performance Tuning
7 85 (6.30%) Benchmarking
8 77 (5.71%) Change Management
8 77 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
9 72 (5.34%) Service Delivery
10 71 (5.26%) Change Control
11 68 (5.04%) TOGAF
12 59 (4.37%) Configuration Management
13 53 (3.93%) Service Management
14 52 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
15 48 (3.56%) Problem Management
16 46 (3.41%) Performance Management
17 43 (3.19%) Performance Monitoring
18 39 (2.89%) PRINCE2
18 39 (2.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 287 (21.28%) SQL
2 127 (9.41%) Perl
3 109 (8.08%) PowerShell
4 78 (5.78%) Java
5 64 (4.74%) Python
6 54 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 44 (3.26%) PHP
8 43 (3.19%) Bash Shell
9 30 (2.22%) JavaScript
10 28 (2.08%) VB.NET
11 26 (1.93%) Ruby
12 22 (1.63%) VBScript
13 20 (1.48%) C
14 12 (0.89%) T-SQL
15 8 (0.59%) VB
16 6 (0.44%) C#
16 6 (0.44%) C++
17 5 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 192 (14.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 147 (10.90%) MCSE
3 131 (9.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 110 (8.15%) Cisco Certification
5 107 (7.93%) Degree
6 81 (6.00%) MCSA
7 76 (5.63%) MCITP
8 71 (5.26%) CCNA
9 67 (4.97%) Security Cleared
10 63 (4.67%) Citrix Certification
11 53 (3.93%) CCNP
12 51 (3.78%) SC Cleared
13 50 (3.71%) CCA
14 38 (2.82%) MCP
15 33 (2.45%) VCAP
16 23 (1.70%) DV Cleared
17 19 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
18 18 (1.33%) NCDA
19 17 (1.26%) MCTS
20 16 (1.19%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (10.23%) SLA
2 23 (1.70%) QA
3 18 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 704 (52.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 565 (41.88%) Active Directory
3 293 (21.72%) vSphere
4 244 (18.09%) Hyper-V
5 188 (13.94%) XenApp
6 181 (13.42%) VMware ESX
7 133 (9.86%) NFS
8 94 (6.97%) XenDesktop
9 85 (6.30%) VMware ESXi
10 82 (6.08%) XenServer
11 75 (5.56%) SRDF
12 65 (4.82%) vCloud
13 47 (3.48%) Oracle RAC
14 46 (3.41%) Xen
15 26 (1.93%) Terminal Services
16 21 (1.56%) KVM
16 21 (1.56%) Samba
16 21 (1.56%) Firmware
17 17 (1.26%) DFS Replication
17 17 (1.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 95 (7.04%) NetBackup
2 90 (6.67%) SCCM
3 69 (5.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 67 (4.97%) SCOM
5 56 (4.15%) Puppet
6 49 (3.63%) Backup Exec
7 42 (3.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 38 (2.82%) Nagios
9 29 (2.15%) WSUS
10 27 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
11 21 (1.56%) Opsview
12 20 (1.48%) ARCserve
13 19 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
14 18 (1.33%) HP SIM
14 18 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 17 (1.26%) Cacti
16 16 (1.19%) XenMobile
17 11 (0.82%) SCVMM
18 10 (0.74%) ZABBIX
18 10 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 909 (67.38%) VMware
2 528 (39.14%) Microsoft
3 474 (35.14%) Cisco
4 448 (33.21%) NetApp
5 395 (29.28%) Citrix
6 349 (25.87%) EMC
7 320 (23.72%) HP
8 236 (17.49%) Oracle
9 180 (13.34%) IBM
10 157 (11.64%) Symantec
11 151 (11.19%) Red Hat
12 103 (7.64%) Dell
13 95 (7.04%) CheckPoint
14 91 (6.75%) F5
15 78 (5.78%) Intel
16 66 (4.89%) Brocade
16 66 (4.89%) Veritas
17 65 (4.82%) Juniper
18 62 (4.60%) Veeam
19 50 (3.71%) CommVault
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £27k - 30k per year + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + company car
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42500 - £48000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
networx
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago