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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 366 348 357
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing NAS 708 719 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.73% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.90% 4.27% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 616 560 610
Average salary £46,250 £48,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.14% +1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,493 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
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
18163 16838 20270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.21% 17.18% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14710 13238 16651
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -17 324 £55,000 +4.76% 32
South East -11 151 £47,000 -2.08% 15
North West +21 57 £43,500 -8.42% 5
Yorkshire -14 56 £38,000 -17.39% 5
East of England -30 29 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East Midlands +52 28 £35,000 -6.66% 2
West Midlands -8 28 £32,500 -21.68% 5
South West -23 27 £42,500 +6.25% 5
North East -6 10 £23,700 -3.26%
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1231 (89.59%) SAN
2 954 (69.43%) Windows
3 898 (65.36%) VMware
4 676 (49.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 567 (41.27%) Linux
6 566 (41.19%) Active Directory
7 559 (40.68%) Microsoft
8 487 (35.44%) Cisco
9 429 (31.22%) NetApp
10 419 (30.49%) MS Exchange
11 417 (30.35%) Firewall
12 402 (29.26%) SQL Server
13 389 (28.31%) Citrix
14 371 (27.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 360 (26.20%) EMC
16 353 (25.69%) DNS
17 323 (23.51%) HP
18 309 (22.49%) TCP/IP
19 308 (22.42%) SQL
20 281 (20.45%) Oracle
21 276 (20.09%) MS Excel
21 276 (20.09%) vSphere
22 272 (19.80%) WAN
23 261 (19.00%) Windows Server 2003
24 259 (18.85%) ITIL
25 258 (18.78%) Hyper-V
26 255 (18.56%) LAN
27 249 (18.12%) UNIX
28 240 (17.47%) Finance
29 237 (17.25%) Solaris

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 419 (30.49%) MS Exchange
2 224 (16.30%) IIS
3 209 (15.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 170 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 166 (12.08%) Apache
6 140 (10.19%) SharePoint
6 140 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 110 (8.01%) Tomcat
8 89 (6.48%) Lync
9 74 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 72 (5.24%) WebSphere
11 62 (4.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 51 (3.71%) Oracle Coherence
13 47 (3.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 36 (2.62%) Office Communications Server
15 19 (1.38%) SAS
16 17 (1.24%) IBM Notes
17 16 (1.16%) JBoss
17 16 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
18 15 (1.09%) nginx
Applications
1 276 (20.09%) MS Excel
2 117 (8.52%) MS Office
3 17 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.51%) SPSS
5 5 (0.36%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.29%) MS Project
7 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.073%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.073%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.073%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.073%) InDesign
8 1 (0.073%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 39 (2.84%) RMDS
2 10 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.66%) Oracle BRM
4 7 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.22%) CODA-Financials
6 3 (0.22%) Sophis RISQUE
7 2 (0.15%) ENOVIA
7 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.15%) Magento
8 1 (0.073%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.073%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 98 (7.13%) Office 365
2 39 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (2.84%) SaaS
3 23 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.46%) PaaS
4 20 (1.46%) IaaS
5 11 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.51%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.44%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.22%) Route 53
8 3 (0.22%) GitHub
8 3 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.15%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.073%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 1231 (89.59%) SAN
2 417 (30.35%) Firewall
3 353 (25.69%) DNS
4 309 (22.49%) TCP/IP
5 272 (19.80%) WAN
6 255 (18.56%) LAN
7 199 (14.48%) Fibre Channel
8 180 (13.10%) iSCSI
9 170 (12.37%) DHCP
10 169 (12.30%) VPN
11 98 (7.13%) HTTP
12 97 (7.06%) Multicast
13 93 (6.77%) Internet
14 91 (6.62%) FCoE
15 80 (5.82%) VLAN
16 77 (5.60%) LDAP
17 67 (4.88%) SMTP
17 67 (4.88%) SSL
18 61 (4.44%) Network Security
19 60 (4.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 402 (29.26%) SQL Server
2 103 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 92 (6.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 86 (6.26%) MySQL
5 54 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 44 (3.20%) DB2
7 40 (2.91%) Hadoop
8 39 (2.84%) HBase
9 36 (2.62%) Relational Database
10 33 (2.40%) Oracle Database
11 29 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
12 24 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (1.53%) RDBMS
14 15 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (1.09%) Informix
15 12 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
17 9 (0.66%) Oracle Exadata
17 9 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 22 (1.60%) Subversion
2 22 (1.60%) JIRA
3 20 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 16 (1.16%) Jenkins
5 13 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.29%) Hudson
7 3 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.15%) Maven
8 2 (0.15%) Ant
9 1 (0.073%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.073%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.073%) Bugzilla
General
1 240 (17.47%) Finance
2 75 (5.46%) Telecoms
3 70 (5.09%) Banking
4 39 (2.84%) Retail
5 32 (2.33%) Legal
6 21 (1.53%) Law
7 19 (1.38%) Games
8 18 (1.31%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.16%) German Language
10 14 (1.02%) Advertising
11 12 (0.87%) Publishing
12 11 (0.80%) Electronics
12 11 (0.80%) French Language
13 9 (0.66%) Marketing
13 9 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.51%) Back Office
15 5 (0.36%) Italian Language
16 3 (0.22%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.22%) Billing
17 1 (0.073%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 230 (16.74%) Architect
2 210 (15.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 168 (12.23%) Administrator
4 143 (10.41%) Support Engineer
5 140 (10.19%) Infrastructure Architect
6 134 (9.75%) Systems Administrator
7 114 (8.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 108 (7.86%) Consultant
9 105 (7.64%) Analyst
10 82 (5.97%) Storage Engineer
11 79 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
12 71 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 66 (4.80%) Technical Engineer
14 57 (4.15%) Systems Engineer
15 45 (3.28%) Support Analyst
16 42 (3.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 42 (3.06%) Technical Architect
16 42 (3.06%) Infrastructure Manager
17 41 (2.98%) Team Leader
18 40 (2.91%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (5.75%) Middleware
2 75 (5.46%) .NET
3 52 (3.78%) XML
4 51 (3.71%) HTML
5 39 (2.84%) XSLT
5 39 (2.84%) Rendezvous
6 33 (2.40%) Web Services
7 26 (1.89%) J2EE
8 12 (0.87%) .NET Framework
9 11 (0.80%) LAMP
9 11 (0.80%) SOAP
10 10 (0.73%) REST
11 9 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
12 8 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (0.58%) JSP
12 8 (0.58%) WebSphere MQ
13 7 (0.51%) Django
13 7 (0.51%) ASP.NET
14 5 (0.36%) COM
14 5 (0.36%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 234 (17.03%) Clustering
2 110 (8.01%) Replication
3 85 (6.19%) Blackberry
4 74 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
5 72 (5.24%) Enterprise Storage
6 47 (3.42%) Computer Science
7 42 (3.06%) CLARiiON
8 41 (2.98%) Mainframe
9 34 (2.47%) Management Information System
9 34 (2.47%) Open Source
10 20 (1.46%) Celerra
11 14 (1.02%) Life Science
11 14 (1.02%) EqualLogic
12 11 (0.80%) IBM XIV
13 9 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (0.58%) Hedge funds
15 7 (0.51%) iPad
15 7 (0.51%) N-Tier
15 7 (0.51%) PMI
16 6 (0.44%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 954 (69.43%) Windows
2 567 (41.27%) Linux
3 371 (27.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 261 (19.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 249 (18.12%) UNIX
6 237 (17.25%) Solaris
7 188 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 168 (12.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 79 (5.75%) CentOS
10 66 (4.80%) Windows XP
11 58 (4.22%) Windows 7
12 52 (3.78%) AIX
13 35 (2.55%) Windows 8
14 34 (2.47%) Windows Vista
15 31 (2.26%) Android
16 29 (2.11%) Debian
17 22 (1.60%) Mac OS X
18 19 (1.38%) Apple iOS
19 17 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
20 15 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (18.85%) ITIL
2 150 (10.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 118 (8.59%) Migration
3 118 (8.59%) Performance Tuning
4 113 (8.22%) Project Management
4 113 (8.22%) Load Balancing
5 109 (7.93%) Agile Software Development
6 98 (7.13%) Benchmarking
7 81 (5.90%) Service Delivery
8 66 (4.80%) Change Management
9 63 (4.59%) Change Control
10 62 (4.51%) TOGAF
11 59 (4.29%) Service Management
11 59 (4.29%) Performance Monitoring
11 59 (4.29%) Performance Management
12 58 (4.22%) Configuration Management
13 44 (3.20%) Business Continuity
13 44 (3.20%) PRINCE2
13 44 (3.20%) Technical Architecture
14 42 (3.06%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 308 (22.42%) SQL
2 125 (9.10%) Perl
3 115 (8.37%) PowerShell
4 84 (6.11%) Java
5 65 (4.73%) Python
6 59 (4.29%) Shell Script
7 48 (3.49%) Bash Shell
8 43 (3.13%) PHP
9 41 (2.98%) JavaScript
10 25 (1.82%) VB.NET
11 22 (1.60%) Ruby
12 15 (1.09%) VBScript
13 14 (1.02%) T-SQL
14 11 (0.80%) C
15 8 (0.58%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.44%) Bourne shell
17 1 (0.073%) VB
17 1 (0.073%) C#
17 1 (0.073%) C++
Qualifications
1 198 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 156 (11.35%) MCSE
3 124 (9.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 102 (7.42%) Cisco Certification
5 97 (7.06%) Degree
6 77 (5.60%) MCSA
6 77 (5.60%) MCITP
7 65 (4.73%) Citrix Certification
8 63 (4.59%) Security Cleared
9 61 (4.44%) CCNA
10 50 (3.64%) CCNP
10 50 (3.64%) SC Cleared
11 49 (3.57%) CCA
12 47 (3.42%) MCP
13 28 (2.04%) DV Cleared
14 26 (1.89%) VCP4
15 20 (1.46%) VCAP
16 19 (1.38%) NCDA
17 17 (1.24%) RHCSA
17 17 (1.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (9.39%) SLA
2 24 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 21 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.09%) QA
5 12 (0.87%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 676 (49.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 566 (41.19%) Active Directory
3 276 (20.09%) vSphere
4 258 (18.78%) Hyper-V
5 178 (12.95%) XenApp
6 159 (11.57%) NFS
7 151 (10.99%) VMware ESX
8 94 (6.84%) SRDF
9 86 (6.26%) XenDesktop
10 76 (5.53%) XenServer
10 76 (5.53%) VMware ESXi
11 63 (4.59%) Oracle RAC
12 62 (4.51%) vCloud
13 59 (4.29%) Xen
14 27 (1.97%) KVM
15 26 (1.89%) Terminal Services
16 21 (1.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 19 (1.38%) Samba
18 16 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 16 (1.16%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 89 (6.48%) SCCM
2 86 (6.26%) NetBackup
3 62 (4.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 57 (4.15%) Puppet
5 56 (4.08%) SCOM
6 49 (3.57%) Backup Exec
7 45 (3.28%) Nagios
7 45 (3.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 39 (2.84%) EMC NetWorker
9 28 (2.04%) WSUS
10 25 (1.82%) Opsview
11 22 (1.60%) ARCserve
12 18 (1.31%) Cacti
13 17 (1.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 17 (1.24%) XenMobile
14 16 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
15 13 (0.95%) SCSM
16 12 (0.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
17 11 (0.80%) OpenAM
17 11 (0.80%) Graphite
Vendors
1 898 (65.36%) VMware
2 559 (40.68%) Microsoft
3 487 (35.44%) Cisco
4 429 (31.22%) NetApp
5 389 (28.31%) Citrix
6 360 (26.20%) EMC
7 323 (23.51%) HP
8 281 (20.45%) Oracle
9 181 (13.17%) IBM
10 168 (12.23%) Symantec
11 164 (11.94%) Red Hat
12 116 (8.44%) Dell
13 96 (6.99%) Intel
14 90 (6.55%) CheckPoint
15 79 (5.75%) Veritas
16 77 (5.60%) F5
17 72 (5.24%) Brocade
18 59 (4.29%) Sun
18 59 (4.29%) Veeam
19 58 (4.22%) Juniper
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Season ticket loan
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Fitzrovia I.T. Limited
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum with the right skills and proven experience
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Fitzrovia I.T. Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
Posted: Yesterday
Brackley, Northamptonshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: c £50k per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42500 - £48000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k plus Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago