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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 483 404 400
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -4
Permanent jobs citing NAS 491 673 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.69% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 3.76% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 407 573 522
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £31,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,600 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -13.82%
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
16196 17894 16851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.10% 18.35% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13612 14605 13285
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -56 221 £50,000 -4.76% 18
South East -27 108 £43,500 -8.42% 15
Yorkshire +8 53 £40,000 +6.66% 6
East of England +19 49 £35,000 -30.00% 5
North West -16 27 £31,500 -25.88% 8
South West -15 22 £40,500 -14.73% 2
North East -3 5 £20,000 -15.61%
East Midlands -27 5 £28,000 -20.00%
West Midlands -45 2 £31,500 -3.07% 5
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 874 (85.77%) SAN
2 768 (75.37%) Windows
3 712 (69.87%) VMware
4 551 (54.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 500 (49.07%) Active Directory
6 469 (46.03%) Windows Server
7 450 (44.16%) Linux
8 449 (44.06%) Microsoft
9 326 (31.99%) Cisco
10 313 (30.72%) ITIL
11 284 (27.87%) NetApp
11 284 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 279 (27.38%) DNS
13 263 (25.81%) MS Exchange
14 262 (25.71%) SQL Server
15 248 (24.34%) EMC
15 248 (24.34%) Data Centre
16 241 (23.65%) HP
17 229 (22.47%) Citrix
18 228 (22.37%) Firewall
19 217 (21.30%) SQL
20 213 (20.90%) vSphere
21 191 (18.74%) WAN
22 188 (18.45%) Unix
23 178 (17.47%) TCP/IP
24 176 (17.27%) Oracle
24 176 (17.27%) Finance
25 171 (16.78%) LAN
26 167 (16.39%) DHCP
26 167 (16.39%) Clustering

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 263 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 144 (14.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 114 (11.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 111 (10.89%) SharePoint
5 107 (10.50%) Lync
6 90 (8.83%) IIS
7 89 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 83 (8.15%) Apache
9 68 (6.67%) Tomcat
10 58 (5.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 38 (3.73%) WebSphere
12 24 (2.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 21 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
13 21 (2.06%) OpenStack
14 17 (1.67%) JBoss
15 15 (1.47%) Oracle Coherence
16 12 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
16 12 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
16 12 (1.18%) Oracle Spatial
17 9 (0.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 164 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 79 (7.75%) MS Office
3 11 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.59%) MS Project
5 3 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.098%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 16 (1.57%) Faxination
2 14 (1.37%) RMDS
3 10 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.20%) Line 500
5 2 (0.20%) MFGPRO
5 2 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.098%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 115 (11.29%) Office 365
2 76 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (3.14%) IaaS
5 28 (2.75%) SaaS
6 25 (2.45%) Mimecast
7 20 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 18 (1.77%) PaaS
8 18 (1.77%) Yammer
9 12 (1.18%) Amazon S3
10 11 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.49%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.29%) Symantec.cloud
14 2 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.20%) Joyent
14 2 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 874 (85.77%) SAN
2 279 (27.38%) DNS
3 228 (22.37%) Firewall
4 191 (18.74%) WAN
5 178 (17.47%) TCP/IP
6 171 (16.78%) LAN
7 167 (16.39%) DHCP
8 164 (16.09%) VPN
9 127 (12.46%) iSCSI
10 79 (7.75%) VoIP
11 76 (7.46%) Fibre Channel
12 75 (7.36%) LDAP
13 72 (7.07%) Internet
14 68 (6.67%) SSL
15 67 (6.58%) VLAN
16 53 (5.20%) HTTP
16 53 (5.20%) Network Security
17 47 (4.61%) Cisco IOS
18 41 (4.02%) IPsec
19 36 (3.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 73 (7.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (5.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 52 (5.10%) MySQL
4 52 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 42 (4.12%) Oracle Database
6 37 (3.63%) Relational Database
7 32 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (1.57%) Hadoop
9 15 (1.47%) HBase
9 15 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (1.08%) Big Data
12 10 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (0.88%) NoSQL
14 8 (0.79%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (0.49%) Informix
16 5 (0.49%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 19 (1.86%) Git (software)
2 14 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 14 (1.37%) JIRA
3 13 (1.28%) Subversion
4 9 (0.88%) Hudson
5 8 (0.79%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.39%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.29%) AQtime
7 3 (0.29%) ProC
7 3 (0.29%) WebLOAD
8 2 (0.20%) Ant
8 2 (0.20%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.20%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.098%) GCC
9 1 (0.098%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 176 (17.27%) Finance
2 84 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 64 (6.28%) Legal
4 45 (4.42%) Retail
5 32 (3.14%) Law
6 30 (2.94%) Banking
7 20 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 18 (1.77%) Marketing
9 16 (1.57%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.98%) Advertising
11 7 (0.69%) Local Government
12 4 (0.39%) Electronics
13 3 (0.29%) Automotive
13 3 (0.29%) Back Office
13 3 (0.29%) Games
14 2 (0.20%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Military
14 2 (0.20%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.098%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 161 (15.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 124 (12.17%) Architect
3 105 (10.30%) Analyst
4 92 (9.03%) Support Engineer
5 91 (8.93%) Administrator
6 88 (8.64%) Infrastructure Architect
7 86 (8.44%) Storage Engineer
8 74 (7.26%) VMware Engineer
9 67 (6.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 67 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
10 57 (5.59%) Consultant
10 57 (5.59%) Technical Engineer
11 54 (5.30%) Windows Engineer
12 52 (5.10%) 3rd Line Support
13 50 (4.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 47 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
14 47 (4.61%) Technical Architect
15 44 (4.32%) Linux Administrator
16 42 (4.12%) Linux Engineer
17 38 (3.73%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (4.51%) .NET
2 35 (3.43%) LAMP
3 31 (3.04%) Middleware
4 28 (2.75%) XML
5 26 (2.55%) Web Services
6 22 (2.16%) HTML
7 20 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
8 19 (1.86%) ActiveMQ
9 18 (1.77%) XMPP
10 17 (1.67%) J2EE
11 16 (1.57%) XSLT
12 14 (1.37%) Rendezvous
12 14 (1.37%) Ultra Messaging
13 9 (0.88%) CSS
13 9 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
14 6 (0.59%) LAPP Stack
15 5 (0.49%) ASP.NET
15 5 (0.49%) MAPI
15 5 (0.49%) REST
15 5 (0.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 248 (24.34%) Data Centre
2 167 (16.39%) Clustering
3 139 (13.64%) Replication
4 101 (9.91%) EMC VNX
5 81 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
6 72 (7.07%) Blackberry
7 66 (6.48%) EMC VMAX
8 48 (4.71%) Enterprise Storage
9 47 (4.61%) CLARiiON
10 32 (3.14%) Computer Science
10 32 (3.14%) Hybrid Cloud
11 28 (2.75%) PKI
12 27 (2.65%) Fat Client
12 27 (2.65%) Thin Client
13 21 (2.06%) EMC VNXe
13 21 (2.06%) IBM XIV
13 21 (2.06%) Management Information System
13 21 (2.06%) VCE vBlock
14 18 (1.77%) HP StoreVirtual
14 18 (1.77%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 768 (75.37%) Windows
2 469 (46.03%) Windows Server
3 450 (44.16%) Linux
4 284 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 188 (18.45%) Unix
6 145 (14.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 124 (12.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 121 (11.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 112 (10.99%) Solaris
10 65 (6.38%) Android
11 61 (5.99%) Windows 7
12 57 (5.59%) CentOS
13 31 (3.04%) AIX
13 31 (3.04%) Apple iOS
14 29 (2.85%) Windows XP
15 25 (2.45%) Windows 2000 Server
16 24 (2.36%) SUSE
17 21 (2.06%) Data ONTAP
18 20 (1.96%) Debian
18 20 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (30.72%) ITIL
2 139 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 91 (8.93%) High Availability
4 81 (7.95%) Service Delivery
5 66 (6.48%) Performance Tuning
6 63 (6.18%) Configuration Management
7 62 (6.08%) Project Management
8 59 (5.79%) Load Balancing
9 58 (5.69%) Service Management
10 57 (5.59%) Capacity Planning
11 55 (5.40%) Change Control
12 54 (5.30%) Presales
13 53 (5.20%) Migration
14 50 (4.91%) Change Management
14 50 (4.91%) PRINCE2
15 49 (4.81%) Problem Management
16 47 (4.61%) Agile Software Development
16 47 (4.61%) Mentoring
17 41 (4.02%) Technical Architecture
18 40 (3.93%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 217 (21.30%) SQL
2 87 (8.54%) PowerShell
3 73 (7.16%) Bash Shell
4 61 (5.99%) Perl
5 53 (5.20%) C
6 38 (3.73%) Java
7 33 (3.24%) Python
8 30 (2.94%) JavaScript
9 22 (2.16%) C#
9 22 (2.16%) PHP
10 17 (1.67%) Shell Script
11 15 (1.47%) VB
12 12 (1.18%) PL/SQL
12 12 (1.18%) Ruby
13 10 (0.98%) VBA
14 9 (0.88%) Korn
15 8 (0.79%) VBScript
16 7 (0.69%) C++
17 4 (0.39%) AWK
17 4 (0.39%) sed
Qualifications
1 152 (14.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 125 (12.27%) MCSE
3 107 (10.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 89 (8.73%) Degree
5 74 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
6 62 (6.08%) CCNA
7 59 (5.79%) Security Cleared
8 50 (4.91%) MCITP
9 48 (4.71%) MCSA
10 44 (4.32%) SC Cleared
11 33 (3.24%) MCP
12 23 (2.26%) VCP5
13 19 (1.86%) CCNP
14 13 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.28%) PMI Certification
15 12 (1.18%) VCAP
16 11 (1.08%) DBS Check
17 10 (0.98%) HND
17 10 (0.98%) MCTS
17 10 (0.98%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (9.03%) SLA
2 30 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.55%) QA
4 20 (1.96%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.79%) COBIT
6 5 (0.49%) ISO 14001
6 5 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.098%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 551 (54.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 500 (49.07%) Active Directory
3 213 (20.90%) vSphere
4 165 (16.19%) Hyper-V
5 110 (10.79%) VMware ESX
6 88 (8.64%) VMware ESXi
7 85 (8.34%) NFS
7 85 (8.34%) XenApp
8 51 (5.00%) Xen
9 46 (4.51%) SRDF
10 45 (4.42%) Firmware
10 45 (4.42%) KVM
11 44 (4.32%) Oracle RAC
12 43 (4.22%) DFS Replication
13 42 (4.12%) vCloud
14 31 (3.04%) XenDesktop
15 29 (2.85%) Terminal Services
16 28 (2.75%) VMware Server
17 25 (2.45%) XenServer
18 12 (1.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 75 (7.36%) NetBackup
1 75 (7.36%) Puppet
1 75 (7.36%) SCCM
2 49 (4.81%) Backup Exec
2 49 (4.81%) SCOM
3 36 (3.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 32 (3.14%) EMC VPLEX
5 31 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (2.94%) Nagios
7 25 (2.45%) EMC NetWorker
7 25 (2.45%) WSUS
8 22 (2.16%) HP Data Protector
8 22 (2.16%) Tivoli
9 21 (2.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 20 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 19 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
11 19 (1.86%) Oracle RMAN
12 18 (1.77%) Simpana
13 14 (1.37%) ServiceCenter
13 14 (1.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 712 (69.87%) VMware
2 449 (44.06%) Microsoft
3 326 (31.99%) Cisco
4 284 (27.87%) NetApp
5 248 (24.34%) EMC
6 241 (23.65%) HP
7 229 (22.47%) Citrix
8 176 (17.27%) Oracle
9 127 (12.46%) Red Hat
10 120 (11.78%) Symantec
11 112 (10.99%) IBM
12 100 (9.81%) Dell
13 82 (8.05%) CommVault
14 76 (7.46%) Veeam
15 49 (4.81%) Brocade
16 47 (4.61%) SolarWinds
17 40 (3.93%) CheckPoint
18 39 (3.83%) Dell Compellent
19 37 (3.63%) Apple
20 35 (3.43%) Sun
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30158.00 - £41218.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 27,000 - 29,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car allowance & company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Webrecruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus Extensive Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £46 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £200 - £280 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago