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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 393 381 326
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -55
Permanent jobs citing NAS 671 626 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.63% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.47% 3.57% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 551 536 721
Average salary £47,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,300 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
19356 17531 20835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.10% 17.57% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15419 14362 17241
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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
(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 -32 281 £52,250 -0.47% 28
South East -45 112 £41,500 -14.43% 11
Yorkshire -4 76 £45,000 -14.28% 19
North West +18 74 £42,500 +3.65% 8
East of England -4 59 £51,250 +20.58% 9
South West -17 31 £41,000 -3.52% 2
West Midlands -17 16 £38,500 +11.59% 1
East Midlands +7 15 £32,500 -27.77% 3
North East -12 1 £40,000 +66.66% 2
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1287 (87.79%) SAN
2 957 (65.28%) Windows
3 926 (63.17%) VMware
4 740 (50.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 606 (41.34%) Active Directory
6 564 (38.47%) Linux
7 546 (37.24%) Microsoft
8 493 (33.63%) NetApp
9 482 (32.88%) Cisco
10 429 (29.26%) DNS
11 421 (28.72%) MS Exchange
12 401 (27.35%) SQL Server
13 398 (27.15%) Firewall
14 391 (26.67%) ITIL
15 386 (26.33%) EMC
16 379 (25.85%) TCP/IP
17 378 (25.78%) Windows Server 2008
18 376 (25.65%) HP
19 344 (23.47%) SQL
20 274 (18.69%) Citrix
21 264 (18.01%) UNIX
22 263 (17.94%) DHCP
23 258 (17.60%) Windows Server 2003
24 256 (17.46%) IIS
25 251 (17.12%) Clustering
26 239 (16.30%) Hyper-V
27 238 (16.23%) Oracle
28 231 (15.76%) vSphere
29 227 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
30 226 (15.42%) Exchange Server 2010

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 421 (28.72%) MS Exchange
2 256 (17.46%) IIS
3 226 (15.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 160 (10.91%) SharePoint
5 147 (10.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 113 (7.71%) Apache
7 100 (6.82%) Lync
8 97 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2003
9 89 (6.07%) Tomcat
9 89 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2013
10 80 (5.46%) Office Communications Server
11 44 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 42 (2.86%) WebSphere
13 20 (1.36%) Oracle Coherence
13 20 (1.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 16 (1.09%) IBM Notes
15 15 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
16 12 (0.82%) SAS
17 10 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
17 10 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 217 (14.80%) MS Excel
2 118 (8.05%) MS Office
3 12 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.68%) MS Project
5 8 (0.55%) SPSS
6 6 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.20%) Maya
8 3 (0.20%) 3ds Max
8 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.068%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (1.36%) RMDS
2 17 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
4 5 (0.34%) Magento
4 5 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.27%) AWD
6 3 (0.20%) Eikon
7 2 (0.14%) Sophis RISQUE
7 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.068%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.068%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 101 (6.89%) Office 365
2 32 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.71%) SaaS
4 22 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (1.43%) IaaS
6 19 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (1.16%) Joyent
8 15 (1.02%) PaaS
9 9 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.61%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1287 (87.79%) SAN
2 429 (29.26%) DNS
3 398 (27.15%) Firewall
4 379 (25.85%) TCP/IP
5 263 (17.94%) DHCP
6 222 (15.14%) WAN
7 215 (14.67%) LAN
8 183 (12.48%) iSCSI
9 182 (12.41%) VPN
10 141 (9.62%) Fibre Channel
11 126 (8.59%) Internet
12 101 (6.89%) LDAP
13 96 (6.55%) SSL
14 88 (6.00%) VLAN
15 87 (5.93%) SMTP
16 84 (5.73%) HTTP
17 78 (5.32%) SNMP
18 67 (4.57%) IPsec
19 59 (4.02%) FTP
20 58 (3.96%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 401 (27.35%) SQL Server
2 107 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 103 (7.03%) MySQL
4 86 (5.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 54 (3.68%) Oracle Database
6 41 (2.80%) Redis
7 34 (2.32%) MongoDB
8 27 (1.84%) NoSQL
8 27 (1.84%) MariaDB
9 26 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 25 (1.71%) Hadoop
11 24 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 23 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (1.36%) Oracle Exadata
13 20 (1.36%) HBase
14 19 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (1.09%) Relational Database
16 12 (0.82%) RDBMS
16 12 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (2.05%) Git (software)
2 26 (1.77%) Subversion
2 26 (1.77%) JIRA
3 17 (1.16%) WebLOAD
3 17 (1.16%) AQtime
4 14 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.55%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.48%) Hudson
7 4 (0.27%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.27%) MSI
8 3 (0.20%) Ant
8 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.068%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.068%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.068%) TestNG
10 1 (0.068%) Maven
General
1 199 (13.57%) Finance
2 56 (3.82%) Banking
3 39 (2.66%) Telecoms
4 36 (2.46%) Retail
5 35 (2.39%) Advertising
6 23 (1.57%) Law
6 23 (1.57%) Legal
7 21 (1.43%) Back Office
8 14 (0.95%) Marketing
9 12 (0.82%) German Language
9 12 (0.82%) Games
10 10 (0.68%) Investment Banking
10 10 (0.68%) French Language
11 8 (0.55%) Publishing
12 7 (0.48%) Italian Language
13 5 (0.34%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.34%) Automotive
14 4 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 211 (14.39%) Architect
2 159 (10.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 158 (10.78%) Support Engineer
4 153 (10.44%) Infrastructure Architect
5 150 (10.23%) Administrator
6 136 (9.28%) Analyst
7 106 (7.23%) Consultant
8 102 (6.96%) Systems Administrator
9 79 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
10 74 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
11 57 (3.89%) Technical Specialist
12 54 (3.68%) Support Analyst
13 53 (3.62%) DBA
14 51 (3.48%) Storage Specialist
15 49 (3.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 48 (3.27%) Linux Engineer
17 40 (2.73%) Linux Administrator
17 40 (2.73%) Infrastructure Manager
18 38 (2.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 36 (2.46%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (4.37%) Middleware
2 54 (3.68%) .NET
3 44 (3.00%) XML
4 39 (2.66%) RabbitMQ
5 32 (2.18%) HTML
6 29 (1.98%) Web Services
7 27 (1.84%) MSMQ
8 20 (1.36%) XSLT
8 20 (1.36%) Rendezvous
8 20 (1.36%) Oracle Fusion
9 19 (1.30%) J2EE
10 17 (1.16%) MAPI
11 15 (1.02%) WebSphere MQ
11 15 (1.02%) Software Packaging
12 14 (0.95%) JSON
13 13 (0.89%) CSS
14 9 (0.61%) JMX
15 8 (0.55%) LAMP
15 8 (0.55%) Application Packaging
16 5 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 251 (17.12%) Clustering
2 153 (10.44%) Replication
3 117 (7.98%) Enterprise Storage
4 93 (6.34%) CLARiiON
5 87 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
6 84 (5.73%) Computer Science
7 68 (4.64%) Blackberry
8 51 (3.48%) Firmware
9 49 (3.34%) EMC Centera
10 46 (3.14%) Symmetrix DMX
11 41 (2.80%) Management Information System
12 25 (1.71%) Hedge funds
13 19 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
14 18 (1.23%) Open Source
15 17 (1.16%) IBM XIV
16 10 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
16 10 (0.68%) Client/Server
17 9 (0.61%) Mainframe
17 9 (0.61%) Derivative
17 9 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 957 (65.28%) Windows
2 564 (38.47%) Linux
3 378 (25.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 264 (18.01%) UNIX
5 258 (17.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 185 (12.62%) Solaris
7 182 (12.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 175 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 83 (5.66%) CentOS
10 63 (4.30%) Windows 7
11 45 (3.07%) Windows XP
12 42 (2.86%) Windows 8
13 40 (2.73%) AIX
14 36 (2.46%) Oracle Linux
15 32 (2.18%) Android
16 31 (2.11%) Debian
17 29 (1.98%) Apple iOS
18 27 (1.84%) Ubuntu
18 27 (1.84%) Windows Mobile
19 25 (1.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (26.67%) ITIL
2 191 (13.03%) Load Balancing
3 186 (12.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 139 (9.48%) Project Management
5 115 (7.84%) Migration
6 113 (7.71%) Change Management
7 112 (7.64%) Performance Tuning
8 94 (6.41%) Change Control
9 83 (5.66%) Service Delivery
10 81 (5.53%) E-Commerce
10 81 (5.53%) Problem Management
11 76 (5.18%) TOGAF
11 76 (5.18%) Benchmarking
12 68 (4.64%) Configuration Management
13 64 (4.37%) Asset Management
14 63 (4.30%) Technical Architecture
15 60 (4.09%) Agile Software Development
16 59 (4.02%) Service Management
17 58 (3.96%) PRINCE2
18 43 (2.93%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 344 (23.47%) SQL
2 140 (9.55%) Perl
3 90 (6.14%) Java
4 89 (6.07%) Bash Shell
5 84 (5.73%) PowerShell
6 74 (5.05%) Python
7 56 (3.82%) Ruby
8 55 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 36 (2.46%) JavaScript
10 33 (2.25%) C
11 31 (2.11%) PHP
12 26 (1.77%) C#
13 22 (1.50%) T-SQL
14 21 (1.43%) C++
15 19 (1.30%) VBScript
16 17 (1.16%) PL/SQL
17 15 (1.02%) VB
18 10 (0.68%) VB.NET
19 6 (0.41%) PowerHouse
20 3 (0.20%) AWK
Qualifications
1 227 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 176 (12.01%) Degree
3 156 (10.64%) MCSE
4 143 (9.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 116 (7.91%) Cisco Certification
5 116 (7.91%) MCITP
6 84 (5.73%) MCSA
7 82 (5.59%) Security Cleared
8 77 (5.25%) CCNA
9 55 (3.75%) SC Cleared
10 53 (3.62%) CCNP
11 50 (3.41%) MCTS
12 45 (3.07%) Citrix Certification
13 40 (2.73%) CCA
14 37 (2.52%) NCDA
15 36 (2.46%) MCP
16 33 (2.25%) NCIE
17 31 (2.11%) VCAP
18 19 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
19 18 (1.23%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (10.37%) SLA
2 46 (3.14%) QA
3 18 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.27%) COBIT
7 1 (0.068%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.068%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.068%) HL7
7 1 (0.068%) DICOM
System Software
1 740 (50.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 606 (41.34%) Active Directory
3 239 (16.30%) Hyper-V
4 231 (15.76%) vSphere
5 218 (14.87%) VMware ESX
6 155 (10.57%) XenApp
7 143 (9.75%) NFS
8 88 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
9 86 (5.87%) XenDesktop
10 67 (4.57%) XenServer
11 54 (3.68%) vCloud
12 52 (3.55%) SRDF
13 44 (3.00%) Oracle RAC
14 30 (2.05%) Xen
15 24 (1.64%) Terminal Services
16 23 (1.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 17 (1.16%) KVM
18 15 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
19 13 (0.89%) Samba
20 12 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 105 (7.16%) SCOM
2 101 (6.89%) NetBackup
3 99 (6.75%) Backup Exec
4 94 (6.41%) Puppet
5 87 (5.93%) SCCM
6 58 (3.96%) Nagios
7 47 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
8 46 (3.14%) Norton AntiVirus
9 34 (2.32%) WSUS
10 32 (2.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 25 (1.71%) Data Guard
12 18 (1.23%) Opsview
13 17 (1.16%) HP SIM
14 15 (1.02%) ARCserve
15 14 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
16 13 (0.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
17 11 (0.75%) OpenView
17 11 (0.75%) SCVMM
17 11 (0.75%) ZABBIX
17 11 (0.75%) Cacti
Vendors
1 926 (63.17%) VMware
2 546 (37.24%) Microsoft
3 493 (33.63%) NetApp
4 482 (32.88%) Cisco
5 386 (26.33%) EMC
6 376 (25.65%) HP
7 274 (18.69%) Citrix
8 238 (16.23%) Oracle
9 190 (12.96%) IBM
10 169 (11.53%) Red Hat
11 149 (10.16%) Symantec
12 104 (7.09%) Dell
13 98 (6.68%) F5
14 79 (5.39%) Juniper
15 66 (4.50%) Sun
16 64 (4.37%) Veritas
17 57 (3.89%) Intel
17 57 (3.89%) Veeam
18 56 (3.82%) CommVault
19 55 (3.75%) Brocade
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 14 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Romford, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £44,000
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Salary & package reflects the seniority of this post. please call.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Salary/Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago