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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 386 399 396
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing NAS 668 695 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.64% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 3.54% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 549 565 509
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
17088 19633 17873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.80% 18.19% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14296 15644 14529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +29 300 £55,000 +7.84% 28
South East +33 161 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Yorkshire +16 82 £43,000 -9.47% 9
East of England +1 45 £37,500 -25.00% 3
North West -48 32 £45,000 +5.88% 2
South West -14 22 £47,500 +15.15% 6
East Midlands +15 19 £35,500 +9.23%
West Midlands -2 10 £40,000 +3.89% 3
North East -4 4 £22,700 -6.39%
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1217 (88.70%) SAN
2 990 (72.16%) Windows
3 873 (63.63%) VMware
4 683 (49.78%) Linux
5 664 (48.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 598 (43.59%) Microsoft
7 582 (42.42%) Cisco
8 574 (41.84%) Active Directory
9 443 (32.29%) NetApp
10 423 (30.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 421 (30.69%) DNS
12 418 (30.47%) MS Exchange
13 363 (26.46%) EMC
14 356 (25.95%) ITIL
15 351 (25.58%) Firewall
16 339 (24.71%) SQL Server
17 334 (24.34%) WAN
18 331 (24.13%) HP
19 327 (23.83%) LAN
20 321 (23.40%) TCP/IP
21 306 (22.30%) Oracle
22 289 (21.06%) Citrix
23 282 (20.55%) Hyper-V
24 277 (20.19%) Data Centre
25 273 (19.90%) DHCP
26 263 (19.17%) SQL
27 261 (19.02%) UNIX
28 259 (18.88%) vSphere
28 259 (18.88%) Windows Server 2012
29 258 (18.80%) Finance

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 418 (30.47%) MS Exchange
2 245 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 218 (15.89%) IIS
4 180 (13.12%) Apache
5 174 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 147 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 143 (10.42%) SharePoint
8 142 (10.35%) Tomcat
9 114 (8.31%) WebSphere
10 112 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 93 (6.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 90 (6.56%) Lync
13 87 (6.34%) Oracle Coherence
14 50 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
15 24 (1.75%) NetWeaver
16 22 (1.60%) nginx
17 18 (1.31%) Office Communications Server
17 18 (1.31%) OpenStack
18 9 (0.66%) JBoss
19 6 (0.44%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 201 (14.65%) MS Excel
2 121 (8.82%) MS Office
3 42 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.66%) MS Project
5 3 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.22%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.073%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 66 (4.81%) RMDS
2 11 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.44%) Sophis RISQUE
4 5 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.073%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.073%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.073%) Agresso
6 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.073%) Line 500
6 1 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.073%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 158 (11.52%) Office 365
2 76 (5.54%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (4.01%) Mimecast
5 37 (2.70%) SaaS
6 33 (2.41%) IaaS
7 31 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
8 20 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (1.24%) Amazon S3
10 15 (1.09%) PaaS
11 9 (0.66%) Google Apps
11 9 (0.66%) Symantec.cloud
12 6 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
12 6 (0.44%) GitHub
12 6 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.15%) Yammer
14 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 1 (0.073%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 1217 (88.70%) SAN
2 421 (30.69%) DNS
3 351 (25.58%) Firewall
4 334 (24.34%) WAN
5 327 (23.83%) LAN
6 321 (23.40%) TCP/IP
7 273 (19.90%) DHCP
8 202 (14.72%) iSCSI
9 199 (14.50%) VPN
10 196 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
11 121 (8.82%) Multicast
12 120 (8.75%) FCoE
13 118 (8.60%) VoIP
14 111 (8.09%) HTTP
15 101 (7.36%) VLAN
16 82 (5.98%) SSL
17 76 (5.54%) Internet
18 67 (4.88%) IPsec
19 64 (4.66%) LDAP
20 48 (3.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 80 (5.83%) MySQL
3 68 (4.96%) Hadoop
3 68 (4.96%) HBase
4 66 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
5 62 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 58 (4.23%) Oracle Database
7 54 (3.94%) DB2
8 38 (2.77%) OLTP
9 34 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 34 (2.48%) Relational Database
10 25 (1.82%) NoSQL
11 20 (1.46%) Oracle Exadata
12 19 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
13 18 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
15 14 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (0.95%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 32 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 24 (1.75%) Subversion
3 18 (1.31%) ProC
4 12 (0.87%) JIRA
5 11 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.73%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (0.36%) Hudson
8 4 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.22%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.073%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.073%) GCC
10 1 (0.073%) Ant
10 1 (0.073%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.073%) ClearQuest
General
1 258 (18.80%) Finance
2 69 (5.03%) Telecoms
3 58 (4.23%) Retail
4 57 (4.15%) Legal
5 52 (3.79%) Banking
6 37 (2.70%) Law
7 25 (1.82%) Advertising
8 21 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.46%) Marketing
10 18 (1.31%) Back Office
11 12 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (0.87%) Billing
12 11 (0.80%) French Language
13 10 (0.73%) Publishing
14 7 (0.51%) Electronics
14 7 (0.51%) German Language
14 7 (0.51%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.44%) Local Government
15 6 (0.44%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.29%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 262 (19.10%) Architect
2 199 (14.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 184 (13.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 163 (11.88%) Support Engineer
5 126 (9.18%) Analyst
6 124 (9.04%) Administrator
7 97 (7.07%) Systems Administrator
8 96 (7.00%) Consultant
9 90 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
10 70 (5.10%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 67 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
12 62 (4.52%) Linux Administrator
13 59 (4.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 57 (4.15%) Technical Architect
15 54 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
16 50 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
16 50 (3.64%) Storage Engineer
17 49 (3.57%) Lead Architect
17 49 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 48 (3.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (9.40%) Middleware
2 71 (5.17%) HTML
2 71 (5.17%) XML
3 66 (4.81%) XSLT
3 66 (4.81%) Rendezvous
3 66 (4.81%) Ultra Messaging
4 59 (4.30%) .NET
5 25 (1.82%) Web Services
6 24 (1.75%) COM
7 20 (1.46%) Oracle Fusion
8 19 (1.38%) J2EE
9 17 (1.24%) WebSphere MQ
10 14 (1.02%) Software Packaging
11 11 (0.80%) LAMP
12 7 (0.51%) ISPF
12 7 (0.51%) SAP Basis
12 7 (0.51%) CSS
12 7 (0.51%) MAPI
13 5 (0.36%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 277 (20.19%) Data Centre
2 208 (15.16%) Clustering
3 128 (9.33%) Replication
4 109 (7.94%) Blackberry
5 89 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
6 84 (6.12%) CLARiiON
7 66 (4.81%) EMC VNX
8 64 (4.66%) Enterprise Storage
9 56 (4.08%) Management Information System
10 40 (2.92%) Mainframe
10 40 (2.92%) Hybrid Cloud
11 30 (2.19%) Computer Science
12 29 (2.11%) BYOD
13 24 (1.75%) EMC VMAX
13 24 (1.75%) EqualLogic
14 23 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
15 18 (1.31%) IBM XIV
16 16 (1.17%) Celerra
16 16 (1.17%) Client/Server
17 15 (1.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 990 (72.16%) Windows
2 683 (49.78%) Linux
3 423 (30.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 261 (19.02%) UNIX
5 259 (18.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 253 (18.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 213 (15.52%) Solaris
8 148 (10.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 87 (6.34%) Windows 7
10 77 (5.61%) CentOS
11 67 (4.88%) Windows 8
12 66 (4.81%) Android
13 63 (4.59%) Windows XP
14 50 (3.64%) Apple iOS
15 43 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
16 36 (2.62%) AIX
17 34 (2.48%) Windows 2000 Server
18 31 (2.26%) Windows Vista
19 29 (2.11%) Debian
20 23 (1.68%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (25.95%) ITIL
2 171 (12.46%) Performance Tuning
3 149 (10.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 138 (10.06%) Load Balancing
5 137 (9.99%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (8.38%) Benchmarking
7 114 (8.31%) Migration
8 107 (7.80%) Project Management
9 101 (7.36%) Service Delivery
10 87 (6.34%) Configuration Management
11 72 (5.25%) Change Management
12 68 (4.96%) PRINCE2
13 63 (4.59%) Change Control
14 56 (4.08%) TOGAF
15 55 (4.01%) Mentoring
16 54 (3.94%) E-Commerce
17 51 (3.72%) Capacity Planning
18 50 (3.64%) Service Management
19 49 (3.57%) Business Continuity
20 47 (3.43%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 263 (19.17%) SQL
2 111 (8.09%) PowerShell
3 110 (8.02%) Java
4 77 (5.61%) JavaScript
5 64 (4.66%) Bash Shell
6 57 (4.15%) Perl
7 39 (2.84%) Ruby
8 35 (2.55%) Python
9 32 (2.33%) C
10 23 (1.68%) Shell Script
11 21 (1.53%) PHP
12 10 (0.73%) C#
13 8 (0.58%) VBA
14 7 (0.51%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.44%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.44%) VBScript
15 6 (0.44%) R
16 4 (0.29%) C-shell
17 3 (0.22%) C++
18 1 (0.073%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 202 (14.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 138 (10.06%) MCSE
3 129 (9.40%) Cisco Certification
4 113 (8.24%) CCNA
5 111 (8.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 98 (7.14%) Degree
7 84 (6.12%) MCITP
8 60 (4.37%) Security Cleared
9 43 (3.13%) MCP
10 40 (2.92%) MCSA
11 29 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
12 28 (2.04%) CCNP
12 28 (2.04%) SC Cleared
13 23 (1.68%) DV Cleared
14 20 (1.46%) MCTS
14 20 (1.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
15 14 (1.02%) VCP5
16 13 (0.95%) CCA
17 12 (0.87%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (9.18%) SLA
2 23 (1.68%) QA
3 15 (1.09%) COBIT
4 9 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 664 (48.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 574 (41.84%) Active Directory
3 282 (20.55%) Hyper-V
4 259 (18.88%) vSphere
5 192 (13.99%) VMware ESX
6 190 (13.85%) NFS
7 132 (9.62%) SRDF
8 109 (7.94%) XenApp
9 104 (7.58%) Oracle RAC
10 91 (6.63%) VMware ESXi
11 88 (6.41%) Xen
12 80 (5.83%) vCloud
13 62 (4.52%) KVM
14 51 (3.72%) XenServer
15 45 (3.28%) DFS Replication
16 44 (3.21%) Terminal Services
17 35 (2.55%) XenDesktop
18 32 (2.33%) VMware Server
19 30 (2.19%) Firmware
20 26 (1.90%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 99 (7.22%) SCCM
2 72 (5.25%) Puppet
3 67 (4.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 60 (4.37%) Backup Exec
5 52 (3.79%) NetBackup
6 49 (3.57%) SCOM
7 48 (3.50%) Nagios
8 28 (2.04%) Cacti
9 25 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
10 23 (1.68%) WSUS
10 23 (1.68%) vMotion
11 22 (1.60%) EMC VPLEX
12 19 (1.38%) BMC Marimba
13 17 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
14 16 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (1.17%) FortiGate
14 16 (1.17%) Check_MK
15 14 (1.02%) Opsview
15 14 (1.02%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 14 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 873 (63.63%) VMware
2 598 (43.59%) Microsoft
3 582 (42.42%) Cisco
4 443 (32.29%) NetApp
5 363 (26.46%) EMC
6 331 (24.13%) HP
7 306 (22.30%) Oracle
8 289 (21.06%) Citrix
9 215 (15.67%) IBM
10 152 (11.08%) Symantec
11 151 (11.01%) Red Hat
12 131 (9.55%) Intel
13 95 (6.92%) Dell
14 66 (4.81%) Sybase
14 66 (4.81%) TIBCO
14 66 (4.81%) DataSynapse
15 65 (4.74%) Veeam
16 62 (4.52%) Brocade
17 58 (4.23%) Juniper
18 56 (4.08%) F5
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + overtime
Posted: 12 hours ago
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified COMPETETIVE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ealing, London
Intelligent Media
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Additional Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-upon-avon, Warwickshire
Ifftner Solutions
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Additional Resources Ltd
Salary: Pension, Private Healthcare, Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 plus 5k oncall
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38154 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago