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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 371 352 356
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs citing NAS 727 823 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.76% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 4.45% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 638 662 588
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £78,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
18894 18481 21040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.30% 17.12% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15185 14671 17079
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -43 354 £57,500 +9.52% 33
South East +8 151 £46,000 -3.15% 15
Yorkshire -9 57 £40,000 - 6
North West +33 54 £38,750 -18.42% 7
East of England -15 40 £32,467 -18.83% 6
South West -26 26 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East Midlands +31 23 £35,000 -12.50%
West Midlands -23 19 £31,000 -25.30% 2
North East -23 3 £23,400 -2.50% 2
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 1224 (88.50%) SAN
2 986 (71.29%) Windows
3 904 (65.37%) VMware
4 672 (48.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 594 (42.95%) Linux
6 585 (42.30%) Active Directory
7 566 (40.93%) Microsoft
8 523 (37.82%) Cisco
9 453 (32.75%) NetApp
10 427 (30.87%) MS Exchange
11 412 (29.79%) Firewall
12 392 (28.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 389 (28.13%) SQL Server
14 383 (27.69%) DNS
15 358 (25.89%) EMC
16 354 (25.60%) Citrix
17 338 (24.44%) HP
18 312 (22.56%) SQL
18 312 (22.56%) WAN
19 307 (22.20%) TCP/IP
20 306 (22.13%) Oracle
21 290 (20.97%) LAN
22 277 (20.03%) MS Excel
23 270 (19.52%) Hyper-V
24 269 (19.45%) Windows Server 2003
25 265 (19.16%) vSphere
26 255 (18.44%) Finance
27 253 (18.29%) UNIX
28 248 (17.93%) ITIL
29 241 (17.43%) Solaris

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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
1 427 (30.87%) MS Exchange
2 237 (17.14%) IIS
3 232 (16.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 179 (12.94%) Apache
5 164 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 147 (10.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 132 (9.54%) SharePoint
8 123 (8.89%) Tomcat
9 88 (6.36%) Lync
10 82 (5.93%) WebSphere
11 76 (5.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 65 (4.70%) Oracle Coherence
13 62 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 59 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2003
15 23 (1.66%) SAS
16 21 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
17 17 (1.23%) JBoss
18 16 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
19 15 (1.08%) IBM Notes
19 15 (1.08%) nginx
Applications
1 277 (20.03%) MS Excel
2 108 (7.81%) MS Office
3 20 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.51%) SPSS
5 5 (0.36%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.29%) MS Project
7 1 (0.072%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.072%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.072%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.072%) InDesign
7 1 (0.072%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.072%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.072%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 49 (3.54%) RMDS
2 9 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.65%) Oracle BRM
3 7 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.43%) Sophis RISQUE
5 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.22%) Magento
6 3 (0.22%) CODA-Financials
6 3 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.14%) ENOVIA
8 1 (0.072%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.072%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.072%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 111 (8.03%) Office 365
2 48 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (2.60%) SaaS
4 24 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (1.23%) PaaS
6 16 (1.16%) IaaS
7 15 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.72%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.43%) OpenShift
9 6 (0.43%) GitHub
10 5 (0.36%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
12 3 (0.22%) Route 53
13 2 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1224 (88.50%) SAN
2 412 (29.79%) Firewall
3 383 (27.69%) DNS
4 312 (22.56%) WAN
5 307 (22.20%) TCP/IP
6 290 (20.97%) LAN
7 210 (15.18%) DHCP
8 199 (14.39%) Fibre Channel
9 170 (12.29%) VPN
10 168 (12.15%) iSCSI
11 111 (8.03%) Multicast
12 110 (7.95%) HTTP
13 99 (7.16%) FCoE
14 97 (7.01%) VLAN
15 84 (6.07%) Internet
16 70 (5.06%) VoIP
17 66 (4.77%) SSL
18 65 (4.70%) SMTP
19 60 (4.34%) LDAP
20 57 (4.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 91 (6.58%) MySQL
2 91 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 74 (5.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 51 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 50 (3.62%) HBase
5 50 (3.62%) Hadoop
5 50 (3.62%) DB2
6 40 (2.89%) Oracle Database
7 37 (2.68%) Relational Database
8 31 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (1.81%) SQL Server 2000
10 19 (1.37%) RDBMS
11 15 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
14 12 (0.87%) OLTP
14 12 (0.87%) Oracle Exadata
15 11 (0.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (1.52%) JIRA
2 20 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 16 (1.16%) Subversion
4 15 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 14 (1.01%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.14%) Maven
8 1 (0.072%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.072%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.072%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.072%) Ant
General
1 255 (18.44%) Finance
2 80 (5.78%) Banking
3 74 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 49 (3.54%) Legal
5 41 (2.96%) Retail
6 22 (1.59%) Law
7 20 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.45%) Advertising
8 15 (1.08%) Games
8 15 (1.08%) German Language
9 14 (1.01%) French Language
9 14 (1.01%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.01%) Electronics
10 13 (0.94%) Publishing
11 11 (0.80%) Marketing
12 7 (0.51%) Italian Language
12 7 (0.51%) Billing
13 6 (0.43%) Back Office
14 5 (0.36%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.072%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 218 (15.76%) Architect
2 207 (14.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 161 (11.64%) Administrator
4 150 (10.85%) Support Engineer
5 142 (10.27%) Infrastructure Architect
6 130 (9.40%) Systems Administrator
7 111 (8.03%) Consultant
8 110 (7.95%) Analyst
9 105 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support
10 93 (6.72%) Storage Engineer
11 80 (5.78%) Solutions Architect
12 74 (5.35%) Technical Engineer
13 66 (4.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 64 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
15 51 (3.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 42 (3.04%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
17 41 (2.96%) Technical Support
17 41 (2.96%) Technical Architect
18 39 (2.82%) Support Analyst
18 39 (2.82%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (6.65%) Middleware
2 82 (5.93%) .NET
3 65 (4.70%) XML
4 64 (4.63%) HTML
5 49 (3.54%) XSLT
5 49 (3.54%) Rendezvous
6 33 (2.39%) Web Services
7 26 (1.88%) J2EE
8 18 (1.30%) LAMP
9 17 (1.23%) .NET Framework
10 12 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
11 11 (0.80%) SOAP
12 10 (0.72%) JSP
12 10 (0.72%) REST
13 9 (0.65%) COM
13 9 (0.65%) CSS
14 8 (0.58%) Flash
15 7 (0.51%) ASP.NET
15 7 (0.51%) Software Packaging
16 6 (0.43%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 204 (14.75%) Clustering
2 112 (8.10%) Replication
3 98 (7.09%) Blackberry
4 90 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
5 75 (5.42%) Enterprise Storage
6 52 (3.76%) CLARiiON
7 49 (3.54%) Mainframe
8 46 (3.33%) Management Information System
9 38 (2.75%) Computer Science
10 28 (2.02%) Open Source
11 26 (1.88%) Celerra
12 20 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
13 13 (0.94%) Symmetrix
14 12 (0.87%) Life Science
14 12 (0.87%) EqualLogic
15 11 (0.80%) Public Cloud
15 11 (0.80%) N-Tier
16 9 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
17 8 (0.58%) iPad
17 8 (0.58%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 986 (71.29%) Windows
2 594 (42.95%) Linux
3 392 (28.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 269 (19.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 253 (18.29%) UNIX
6 241 (17.43%) Solaris
7 207 (14.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 157 (11.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 75 (5.42%) CentOS
10 65 (4.70%) Windows XP
11 60 (4.34%) Windows 7
12 43 (3.11%) Android
13 41 (2.96%) Windows 8
14 37 (2.68%) AIX
15 34 (2.46%) Windows Vista
16 28 (2.02%) Debian
17 26 (1.88%) Apple iOS
18 21 (1.52%) Mac OS X
19 17 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
19 17 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (17.93%) ITIL
2 155 (11.21%) Disaster Recovery
3 126 (9.11%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (9.04%) Performance Tuning
5 112 (8.10%) Benchmarking
6 108 (7.81%) Migration
7 102 (7.38%) Load Balancing
8 93 (6.72%) Project Management
9 71 (5.13%) Service Delivery
10 65 (4.70%) Change Management
10 65 (4.70%) Configuration Management
11 62 (4.48%) Service Management
12 61 (4.41%) Performance Management
12 61 (4.41%) Change Control
13 59 (4.27%) Performance Monitoring
14 57 (4.12%) TOGAF
15 47 (3.40%) Business Continuity
16 45 (3.25%) Capacity Planning
17 43 (3.11%) Problem Management
17 43 (3.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 312 (22.56%) SQL
2 132 (9.54%) PowerShell
3 110 (7.95%) Perl
4 99 (7.16%) Java
5 56 (4.05%) Python
6 52 (3.76%) Bash Shell
7 51 (3.69%) Shell Script
7 51 (3.69%) JavaScript
8 48 (3.47%) PHP
9 24 (1.74%) Ruby
10 18 (1.30%) VB.NET
11 15 (1.08%) VBScript
12 14 (1.01%) T-SQL
13 11 (0.80%) C
14 10 (0.72%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.43%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.14%) VB
16 2 (0.14%) VBA
16 2 (0.14%) C#
16 2 (0.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 196 (14.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 162 (11.71%) MCSE
3 114 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
4 112 (8.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 96 (6.94%) Degree
6 82 (5.93%) MCITP
7 81 (5.86%) CCNA
8 69 (4.99%) MCSA
9 66 (4.77%) Security Cleared
10 59 (4.27%) Citrix Certification
11 58 (4.19%) MCP
12 54 (3.90%) SC Cleared
13 46 (3.33%) CCA
14 44 (3.18%) CCNP
15 32 (2.31%) DV Cleared
16 19 (1.37%) MCTS
16 19 (1.37%) NCDA
16 19 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (1.23%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 17 (1.23%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (9.11%) SLA
2 23 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.08%) QA
4 13 (0.94%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.51%) COBIT
6 5 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 672 (48.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 585 (42.30%) Active Directory
3 270 (19.52%) Hyper-V
4 265 (19.16%) vSphere
5 176 (12.73%) NFS
6 162 (11.71%) XenApp
7 155 (11.21%) VMware ESX
8 106 (7.66%) SRDF
9 76 (5.50%) VMware ESXi
9 76 (5.50%) Oracle RAC
10 70 (5.06%) XenDesktop
11 69 (4.99%) Xen
12 65 (4.70%) XenServer
13 59 (4.27%) vCloud
14 32 (2.31%) Terminal Services
14 32 (2.31%) KVM
15 27 (1.95%) VMware Workstation
16 26 (1.88%) DFS Replication
17 22 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 17 (1.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 85 (6.15%) SCCM
2 67 (4.84%) NetBackup
3 53 (3.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 53 (3.83%) Puppet
4 49 (3.54%) Backup Exec
5 48 (3.47%) Nagios
6 45 (3.25%) SCOM
6 45 (3.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 40 (2.89%) EMC NetWorker
8 29 (2.10%) WSUS
9 22 (1.59%) ARCserve
10 21 (1.52%) Opsview
11 19 (1.37%) Cacti
12 16 (1.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 15 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
13 15 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 14 (1.01%) XenMobile
15 13 (0.94%) SCSM
15 13 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
16 11 (0.80%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 904 (65.37%) VMware
2 566 (40.93%) Microsoft
3 523 (37.82%) Cisco
4 453 (32.75%) NetApp
5 358 (25.89%) EMC
6 354 (25.60%) Citrix
7 338 (24.44%) HP
8 306 (22.13%) Oracle
9 174 (12.58%) IBM
10 164 (11.86%) Red Hat
11 163 (11.79%) Symantec
12 115 (8.32%) Dell
13 110 (7.95%) Intel
14 79 (5.71%) Veritas
15 75 (5.42%) CheckPoint
16 70 (5.06%) Brocade
17 64 (4.63%) Sun
18 63 (4.56%) F5
19 61 (4.41%) Juniper
20 58 (4.19%) Sybase
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £75,000 to £86,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package & Discounts
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 40000 and 48000 plus excellent benefits plus up to 31 days
Posted: 17 hours ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £47500 - £57000.00 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum depending experience + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £33,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Webrecruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Posted: 2 days ago