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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 400 384 316
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -68
Permanent jobs citing NAS 685 643 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.62% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.52% 3.54% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 571 548 779
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
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
19466 18170 21708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.00% 17.53% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15716 14576 18065
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -43 268 £50,000 -4.76% 27
South East -30 102 £40,000 -20.00% 10
Yorkshire -16 71 £50,000 +9.28% 10
East of England +10 70 £55,000 +22.22% 2
North West +6 59 £42,500 +2.40% 6
South West +25 44 £52,500 +123.40% 5
West Midlands +11 34 £35,000 -17.64% 4
East Midlands +24 25 £37,500 -24.24% 3
North East -9 7 £23,400 -2.50% 1
Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 1211 (87.88%) SAN
2 932 (67.63%) VMware
3 924 (67.05%) Windows
4 742 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 565 (41.00%) Active Directory
6 550 (39.91%) Microsoft
7 485 (35.20%) Cisco
7 485 (35.20%) Linux
8 435 (31.57%) NetApp
9 422 (30.62%) MS Exchange
10 403 (29.25%) Firewall
11 390 (28.30%) DNS
12 389 (28.23%) SQL Server
13 382 (27.72%) Windows Server 2008
14 370 (26.85%) Citrix
15 367 (26.63%) TCP/IP
16 359 (26.05%) HP
17 357 (25.91%) EMC
18 334 (24.24%) ITIL
19 299 (21.70%) SQL
20 278 (20.17%) vSphere
21 272 (19.74%) Clustering
22 268 (19.45%) Windows Server 2003
23 244 (17.71%) Hyper-V
24 237 (17.20%) MS Excel
24 237 (17.20%) WAN
25 236 (17.13%) IIS
26 224 (16.26%) UNIX
27 216 (15.67%) Microsoft Certification
28 215 (15.60%) DHCP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 422 (30.62%) MS Exchange
2 236 (17.13%) IIS
3 201 (14.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 169 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 159 (11.54%) SharePoint
6 121 (8.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 119 (8.64%) Apache
8 100 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 93 (6.75%) Lync
10 81 (5.88%) Tomcat
11 66 (4.79%) Office Communications Server
12 38 (2.76%) WebSphere
13 31 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 20 (1.45%) JBoss
15 19 (1.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 18 (1.31%) Oracle Coherence
17 17 (1.23%) IBM Notes
18 11 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
19 9 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
20 8 (0.58%) Node.js
Applications
1 237 (17.20%) MS Excel
2 134 (9.72%) MS Office
3 13 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.58%) SPSS
5 6 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.29%) 3ds Max
6 4 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.29%) MS Project
7 3 (0.22%) Maya
7 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.073%) InDesign
8 1 (0.073%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.073%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 25 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.31%) RMDS
3 5 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.29%) Oracle BRM
4 4 (0.29%) AWD
5 3 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.073%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.073%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.073%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 102 (7.40%) Office 365
2 36 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (2.10%) SaaS
4 23 (1.67%) IaaS
5 19 (1.38%) PaaS
6 16 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.51%) Joyent
9 5 (0.36%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.15%) IBM SmartCloud
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1211 (87.88%) SAN
2 403 (29.25%) Firewall
3 390 (28.30%) DNS
4 367 (26.63%) TCP/IP
5 237 (17.20%) WAN
6 215 (15.60%) DHCP
7 214 (15.53%) LAN
8 181 (13.13%) iSCSI
9 158 (11.47%) Fibre Channel
9 158 (11.47%) VPN
10 96 (6.97%) SSL
11 93 (6.75%) Internet
12 84 (6.10%) LDAP
13 77 (5.59%) VLAN
14 76 (5.52%) IPsec
15 74 (5.37%) SMTP
16 68 (4.93%) HTTP
16 68 (4.93%) NetScaler
17 59 (4.28%) MPLS
18 54 (3.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (28.23%) SQL Server
2 96 (6.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 94 (6.82%) MySQL
4 89 (6.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (2.03%) Redis
7 27 (1.96%) MongoDB
8 23 (1.67%) Hadoop
9 22 (1.60%) Oracle Database
9 22 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
10 20 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (1.45%) Relational Database
11 18 (1.31%) NoSQL
11 18 (1.31%) HBase
12 17 (1.23%) MariaDB
13 16 (1.16%) RDBMS
14 15 (1.09%) DB2
14 15 (1.09%) Informix
15 13 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (1.89%) Subversion
2 24 (1.74%) Git (software)
3 17 (1.23%) JIRA
4 14 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 14 (1.02%) Jenkins
5 13 (0.94%) AQtime
5 13 (0.94%) WebLOAD
6 10 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (0.36%) Hudson
8 4 (0.29%) LoadRunner
8 4 (0.29%) MSI
8 4 (0.29%) Ant
9 3 (0.22%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.073%) Maven
11 1 (0.073%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.073%) TestNG
General
1 195 (14.15%) Finance
2 58 (4.21%) Telecoms
2 58 (4.21%) Banking
3 40 (2.90%) Retail
4 19 (1.38%) Law
5 18 (1.31%) Legal
5 18 (1.31%) Games
6 16 (1.16%) German Language
7 12 (0.87%) Advertising
7 12 (0.87%) Back Office
8 11 (0.80%) Manufacturing
8 11 (0.80%) Publishing
9 10 (0.73%) French Language
10 7 (0.51%) Marketing
11 6 (0.44%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.36%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.22%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.15%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.073%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 224 (16.26%) Architect
2 199 (14.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 155 (11.25%) Support Engineer
4 143 (10.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 126 (9.14%) Administrator
6 121 (8.78%) Analyst
7 94 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
8 93 (6.75%) Consultant
9 75 (5.44%) 3rd Line Support
10 59 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
11 55 (3.99%) Support Analyst
12 52 (3.77%) Storage Engineer
13 50 (3.63%) Systems Engineer
13 50 (3.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 47 (3.41%) Technical Specialist
14 47 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 44 (3.19%) Technical Architect
16 43 (3.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 43 (3.12%) Linux Engineer
17 41 (2.98%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (4.72%) .NET
2 49 (3.56%) Middleware
3 32 (2.32%) HTML
3 32 (2.32%) XML
4 29 (2.10%) J2EE
5 25 (1.81%) Web Services
5 25 (1.81%) RabbitMQ
6 18 (1.31%) Rendezvous
6 18 (1.31%) XSLT
7 17 (1.23%) MSMQ
8 15 (1.09%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (0.94%) MAPI
10 11 (0.80%) SOAP
10 11 (0.80%) REST
11 9 (0.65%) Software Packaging
12 8 (0.58%) LAMP
12 8 (0.58%) CSS
13 7 (0.51%) JSON
14 6 (0.44%) Django
15 5 (0.36%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 272 (19.74%) Clustering
2 134 (9.72%) Replication
3 74 (5.37%) Computer Science
4 68 (4.93%) Enterprise Storage
5 66 (4.79%) Blackberry
6 63 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
7 57 (4.14%) CLARiiON
8 35 (2.54%) Open Source
9 30 (2.18%) Symmetrix DMX
9 30 (2.18%) EMC Centera
10 28 (2.03%) Management Information System
11 23 (1.67%) Hedge funds
12 18 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (1.23%) IBM XIV
14 14 (1.02%) Mainframe
15 12 (0.87%) Life Science
16 9 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
17 8 (0.58%) SecurID
17 8 (0.58%) PMI
17 8 (0.58%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 924 (67.05%) Windows
2 485 (35.20%) Linux
3 382 (27.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 268 (19.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 224 (16.26%) UNIX
6 202 (14.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 174 (12.63%) Solaris
8 170 (12.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 89 (6.46%) CentOS
10 66 (4.79%) Windows 7
10 66 (4.79%) Windows XP
11 56 (4.06%) AIX
12 44 (3.19%) Windows 8
13 36 (2.61%) Windows Vista
14 25 (1.81%) Debian
15 24 (1.74%) Android
16 18 (1.31%) Windows Mobile
17 17 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
18 16 (1.16%) Ubuntu
19 13 (0.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (24.24%) ITIL
2 171 (12.41%) Load Balancing
3 153 (11.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 135 (9.80%) Project Management
5 119 (8.64%) Migration
6 106 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 91 (6.60%) Change Management
8 83 (6.02%) TOGAF
9 77 (5.59%) Benchmarking
10 74 (5.37%) Change Control
11 68 (4.93%) Agile Software Development
12 64 (4.64%) Service Delivery
13 63 (4.57%) Technical Architecture
14 61 (4.43%) E-Commerce
14 61 (4.43%) Asset Management
15 58 (4.21%) Configuration Management
15 58 (4.21%) Problem Management
16 50 (3.63%) Service Management
17 45 (3.27%) CRM
18 42 (3.05%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 299 (21.70%) SQL
2 141 (10.23%) Perl
3 83 (6.02%) Java
4 78 (5.66%) PowerShell
5 68 (4.93%) Python
6 58 (4.21%) Shell Script
7 53 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 44 (3.19%) PHP
9 41 (2.98%) Ruby
10 26 (1.89%) VB.NET
11 24 (1.74%) JavaScript
11 24 (1.74%) C
12 18 (1.31%) C#
13 17 (1.23%) C++
14 14 (1.02%) VBScript
15 11 (0.80%) T-SQL
16 10 (0.73%) PL/SQL
17 8 (0.58%) VB
18 3 (0.22%) VBA
18 3 (0.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 216 (15.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 162 (11.76%) MCSE
3 142 (10.30%) Degree
4 136 (9.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 116 (8.42%) Cisco Certification
6 102 (7.40%) MCITP
7 92 (6.68%) MCSA
8 81 (5.88%) Security Cleared
9 71 (5.15%) CCNA
10 67 (4.86%) Citrix Certification
11 62 (4.50%) SC Cleared
12 57 (4.14%) CCA
13 53 (3.85%) CCNP
14 34 (2.47%) VCAP
15 33 (2.39%) MCTS
16 32 (2.32%) MCP
17 22 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
18 20 (1.45%) DV Cleared
19 19 (1.38%) NCDA
20 17 (1.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (10.96%) SLA
2 40 (2.90%) QA
3 17 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.15%) COBIT
7 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.073%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.073%) HL7
8 1 (0.073%) DICOM
System Software
1 742 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 565 (41.00%) Active Directory
3 278 (20.17%) vSphere
4 244 (17.71%) Hyper-V
5 207 (15.02%) VMware ESX
6 195 (14.15%) XenApp
7 123 (8.93%) NFS
8 102 (7.40%) XenDesktop
9 84 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
10 81 (5.88%) XenServer
11 63 (4.57%) vCloud
12 52 (3.77%) SRDF
13 39 (2.83%) Firmware
14 35 (2.54%) Oracle RAC
15 34 (2.47%) Xen
16 24 (1.74%) Terminal Services
17 21 (1.52%) Samba
18 18 (1.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 15 (1.09%) DFS Replication
20 13 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 94 (6.82%) NetBackup
2 82 (5.95%) SCOM
3 78 (5.66%) SCCM
4 75 (5.44%) Backup Exec
5 67 (4.86%) Puppet
6 66 (4.79%) Norton AntiVirus
7 46 (3.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 45 (3.27%) Nagios
9 27 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
10 26 (1.89%) WSUS
11 23 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
12 22 (1.60%) Opsview
13 21 (1.52%) HP SIM
14 17 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 16 (1.16%) Cacti
16 14 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
17 13 (0.94%) OpenView
18 11 (0.80%) ARCserve
18 11 (0.80%) Data Guard
19 10 (0.73%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 932 (67.63%) VMware
2 550 (39.91%) Microsoft
3 485 (35.20%) Cisco
4 435 (31.57%) NetApp
5 370 (26.85%) Citrix
6 359 (26.05%) HP
7 357 (25.91%) EMC
8 211 (15.31%) Oracle
9 190 (13.79%) IBM
10 157 (11.39%) Symantec
11 138 (10.01%) Red Hat
12 116 (8.42%) F5
13 115 (8.35%) Dell
14 80 (5.81%) Juniper
15 78 (5.66%) CheckPoint
16 59 (4.28%) Veritas
17 57 (4.14%) Veeam
18 56 (4.06%) Brocade
19 55 (3.99%) Intel
20 52 (3.77%) Sun
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Mirjam Rouden ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum salary negotiable and depending on e
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43557 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pure IT Associates Ltd
Salary: Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £22k-28k + Car, Phone, Laptop, Benefits package, training, O/T + Toil
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + beneits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + company car
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago