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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 379 347 382
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +35
Permanent jobs citing NAS 703 858 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.68% 0.77% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 4.47% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 612 696 537
Average salary £48,250 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £75,000 £70,250
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
18666 19210 20899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.16% 17.28% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14856 15293 17047
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 May 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 May 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 -40 340 £60,000 +20.00% 26
South East +30 162 £44,375 -1.38% 15
Yorkshire -2 52 £55,000 +37.50% 8
East of England -23 42 £32,500 -16.12% 4
North West +4 36 £35,000 -26.31% 7
South West -5 26 £35,000 -36.36% 4
East Midlands +21 22 £45,000 +5.88% 2
West Midlands -42 15 £31,000 -27.05% 3
North East -13 7 £23,400 -2.50% 2
Midlands +9 1 - - 1
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1210 (87.62%) SAN
2 1008 (72.99%) Windows
3 897 (64.95%) VMware
4 673 (48.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 636 (46.05%) Linux
6 584 (42.29%) Active Directory
7 557 (40.33%) Microsoft
8 552 (39.97%) Cisco
9 477 (34.54%) NetApp
10 424 (30.70%) MS Exchange
11 414 (29.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 397 (28.75%) Firewall
13 396 (28.67%) SQL Server
14 375 (27.15%) DNS
15 359 (26.00%) EMC
16 353 (25.56%) HP
17 329 (23.82%) Oracle
18 313 (22.66%) WAN
19 309 (22.38%) SQL
20 307 (22.23%) Citrix
21 301 (21.80%) TCP/IP
22 294 (21.29%) LAN
23 283 (20.49%) Windows Server 2003
24 279 (20.20%) Hyper-V
25 270 (19.55%) vSphere
26 261 (18.90%) Finance
27 253 (18.32%) Exchange Server 2010
28 248 (17.96%) IIS
29 245 (17.74%) Solaris
30 243 (17.60%) ITIL

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 424 (30.70%) MS Exchange
2 253 (18.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 248 (17.96%) IIS
4 197 (14.27%) Apache
5 165 (11.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 163 (11.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 139 (10.07%) Tomcat
7 139 (10.07%) SharePoint
8 103 (7.46%) WebSphere
9 96 (6.95%) Lync
10 93 (6.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 82 (5.94%) Oracle Coherence
12 71 (5.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 54 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2003
14 21 (1.52%) SAS
14 21 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
15 17 (1.23%) JBoss
16 16 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
17 14 (1.01%) nginx
18 12 (0.87%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 241 (17.45%) MS Excel
2 114 (8.25%) MS Office
3 26 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.36%) SPSS
4 5 (0.36%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.29%) MS Project
6 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.072%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.072%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.072%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.072%) InDesign
7 1 (0.072%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.072%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 61 (4.42%) RMDS
2 9 (0.65%) Sophis RISQUE
2 9 (0.65%) Oracle BRM
3 7 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.22%) CODA-Financials
5 3 (0.22%) Magento
5 3 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.14%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.072%) Orchard Housing
7 1 (0.072%) Aareon QL
7 1 (0.072%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.072%) MIS ActiveH
7 1 (0.072%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.072%) arcHouse
7 1 (0.072%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 116 (8.40%) Office 365
2 65 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (2.24%) SaaS
5 28 (2.03%) Mimecast
6 16 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.94%) Amazon S3
8 9 (0.65%) GitHub
9 8 (0.58%) PaaS
10 6 (0.43%) IaaS
10 6 (0.43%) OpenShift
10 6 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.36%) Google Apps
12 4 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
13 3 (0.22%) Route 53
14 2 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1210 (87.62%) SAN
2 397 (28.75%) Firewall
3 375 (27.15%) DNS
4 313 (22.66%) WAN
5 301 (21.80%) TCP/IP
6 294 (21.29%) LAN
7 222 (16.08%) DHCP
8 214 (15.50%) Fibre Channel
9 186 (13.47%) iSCSI
10 178 (12.89%) VPN
11 128 (9.27%) Multicast
12 123 (8.91%) HTTP
13 117 (8.47%) FCoE
14 105 (7.60%) VLAN
15 87 (6.30%) VoIP
16 79 (5.72%) Internet
17 70 (5.07%) SSL
18 65 (4.71%) Wireless
19 57 (4.13%) LDAP
20 54 (3.91%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (28.67%) SQL Server
2 92 (6.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 91 (6.59%) MySQL
4 71 (5.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 62 (4.49%) Hadoop
5 62 (4.49%) HBase
6 56 (4.06%) DB2
7 51 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 49 (3.55%) Oracle Database
9 36 (2.61%) Relational Database
10 34 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
12 20 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
13 18 (1.30%) Oracle Exadata
13 18 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
14 17 (1.23%) OLTP
15 15 (1.09%) RDBMS
15 15 (1.09%) NoSQL
15 15 (1.09%) Big Data
15 15 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 22 (1.59%) JIRA
2 15 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 13 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (0.80%) Jenkins
5 9 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (0.65%) Subversion
6 2 (0.14%) Maven
7 1 (0.072%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.072%) Ant
7 1 (0.072%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.072%) Hudson
General
1 261 (18.90%) Finance
2 77 (5.58%) Banking
3 60 (4.34%) Legal
4 59 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 41 (2.97%) Retail
6 29 (2.10%) Law
7 26 (1.88%) Advertising
8 16 (1.16%) Electronics
9 15 (1.09%) French Language
9 15 (1.09%) German Language
10 14 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.01%) Investment Banking
11 13 (0.94%) Games
12 12 (0.87%) Marketing
12 12 (0.87%) Publishing
13 11 (0.80%) Billing
14 8 (0.58%) Italian Language
15 7 (0.51%) Back Office
16 6 (0.43%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 230 (16.65%) Architect
2 194 (14.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 161 (11.66%) Infrastructure Architect
4 159 (11.51%) Support Engineer
5 148 (10.72%) Administrator
6 123 (8.91%) Systems Administrator
7 104 (7.53%) Consultant
8 101 (7.31%) Analyst
9 99 (7.17%) 3rd Line Support
10 88 (6.37%) Storage Engineer
11 78 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
12 72 (5.21%) Technical Engineer
13 71 (5.14%) Systems Engineer
14 66 (4.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 50 (3.62%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
16 46 (3.33%) Lead Architect
17 42 (3.04%) Infrastructure Manager
18 41 (2.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
19 40 (2.90%) Technical Architect
20 39 (2.82%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (7.89%) Middleware
2 79 (5.72%) .NET
3 77 (5.58%) XML
4 76 (5.50%) HTML
5 61 (4.42%) Ultra Messaging
5 61 (4.42%) Rendezvous
5 61 (4.42%) XSLT
6 33 (2.39%) Web Services
7 19 (1.38%) LAMP
8 18 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
8 18 (1.30%) J2EE
9 15 (1.09%) COM
10 13 (0.94%) .NET Framework
11 11 (0.80%) Software Packaging
12 10 (0.72%) JSP
13 9 (0.65%) WebSphere MQ
14 8 (0.58%) MAPI
15 7 (0.51%) Flash
16 6 (0.43%) Apache Flex
16 6 (0.43%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 170 (12.31%) Clustering
2 125 (9.05%) Replication
3 102 (7.39%) Blackberry
4 93 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
5 84 (6.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 59 (4.27%) Mainframe
7 56 (4.06%) Management Information System
8 54 (3.91%) CLARiiON
9 31 (2.24%) Computer Science
10 27 (1.96%) Celerra
11 22 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
12 17 (1.23%) Open Source
13 16 (1.16%) EqualLogic
14 15 (1.09%) Symmetrix
15 12 (0.87%) BYOD
16 11 (0.80%) N-Tier
16 11 (0.80%) Public Cloud
16 11 (0.80%) iPhone
17 10 (0.72%) Life Science
17 10 (0.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1008 (72.99%) Windows
2 636 (46.05%) Linux
3 414 (29.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 283 (20.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 245 (17.74%) Solaris
6 240 (17.38%) UNIX
7 234 (16.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 169 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 74 (5.36%) Windows 7
10 73 (5.29%) CentOS
11 66 (4.78%) Windows XP
12 48 (3.48%) Android
13 46 (3.33%) Windows 8
14 35 (2.53%) Windows Vista
15 30 (2.17%) Debian
16 29 (2.10%) AIX
17 26 (1.88%) Apple iOS
18 23 (1.67%) Oracle Linux
19 18 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
19 18 (1.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (17.60%) ITIL
2 161 (11.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 146 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
4 144 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
5 126 (9.12%) Benchmarking
6 104 (7.53%) Load Balancing
7 100 (7.24%) Migration
8 91 (6.59%) Project Management
9 88 (6.37%) Service Delivery
10 69 (5.00%) Configuration Management
11 66 (4.78%) Change Control
12 65 (4.71%) Change Management
13 60 (4.34%) Performance Management
14 57 (4.13%) Performance Monitoring
14 57 (4.13%) Service Management
15 56 (4.06%) TOGAF
16 51 (3.69%) Risk Management
17 49 (3.55%) Business Continuity
18 48 (3.48%) High Availability
19 46 (3.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 309 (22.38%) SQL
2 131 (9.49%) PowerShell
3 108 (7.82%) Java
4 87 (6.30%) Perl
5 63 (4.56%) JavaScript
6 56 (4.06%) Bash Shell
7 48 (3.48%) Shell Script
8 44 (3.19%) PHP
9 42 (3.04%) Python
10 26 (1.88%) Ruby
11 16 (1.16%) T-SQL
12 15 (1.09%) VBScript
13 11 (0.80%) C
13 11 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 9 (0.65%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.43%) Bourne shell
16 4 (0.29%) VBA
17 2 (0.14%) C#
17 2 (0.14%) C++
17 2 (0.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 187 (13.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 147 (10.64%) MCSE
3 121 (8.76%) Cisco Certification
4 117 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 89 (6.44%) CCNA
6 87 (6.30%) Degree
7 77 (5.58%) MCITP
8 65 (4.71%) Security Cleared
9 61 (4.42%) MCP
10 56 (4.06%) MCSA
11 47 (3.40%) SC Cleared
12 46 (3.33%) CCNP
13 45 (3.26%) Citrix Certification
14 36 (2.61%) DV Cleared
14 36 (2.61%) CCA
15 22 (1.59%) MCTS
16 19 (1.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 19 (1.38%) NCDA
17 16 (1.16%) NCIE
18 15 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (9.70%) SLA
2 23 (1.67%) PCI DSS
2 23 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (1.30%) QA
4 15 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.80%) COBIT
6 5 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 673 (48.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 584 (42.29%) Active Directory
3 279 (20.20%) Hyper-V
4 270 (19.55%) vSphere
5 191 (13.83%) NFS
6 176 (12.74%) VMware ESX
7 146 (10.57%) XenApp
8 125 (9.05%) SRDF
9 89 (6.44%) Oracle RAC
10 81 (5.87%) VMware ESXi
11 78 (5.65%) Xen
12 68 (4.92%) vCloud
13 64 (4.63%) XenDesktop
14 56 (4.06%) XenServer
15 39 (2.82%) KVM
15 39 (2.82%) Terminal Services
16 34 (2.46%) DFS Replication
17 32 (2.32%) VMware Workstation
18 22 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 19 (1.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 97 (7.02%) SCCM
2 58 (4.20%) NetBackup
3 56 (4.06%) Puppet
4 54 (3.91%) Backup Exec
5 51 (3.69%) Nagios
6 43 (3.11%) SCOM
7 40 (2.90%) EMC NetWorker
8 38 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
9 37 (2.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 31 (2.24%) WSUS
11 25 (1.81%) ARCserve
12 23 (1.67%) Cacti
13 21 (1.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 18 (1.30%) Opsview
15 16 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
16 15 (1.09%) SCSM
17 14 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
18 12 (0.87%) Graphite
18 12 (0.87%) FortiGate
19 11 (0.80%) Legato
Vendors
1 897 (64.95%) VMware
2 557 (40.33%) Microsoft
3 552 (39.97%) Cisco
4 477 (34.54%) NetApp
5 359 (26.00%) EMC
6 353 (25.56%) HP
7 329 (23.82%) Oracle
8 307 (22.23%) Citrix
9 193 (13.98%) IBM
10 166 (12.02%) Red Hat
11 162 (11.73%) Symantec
12 127 (9.20%) Intel
13 114 (8.25%) Dell
14 73 (5.29%) Veritas
15 70 (5.07%) Brocade
15 70 (5.07%) Sybase
16 67 (4.85%) Sun
17 62 (4.49%) Juniper
18 61 (4.42%) DataSynapse
18 61 (4.42%) TIBCO
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum plus car allowance + commission + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Hudson IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + car allowance and on call
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Online Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum (£50,000 OTE after accreditation)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago