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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 377 384 325
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -59
Permanent jobs citing NAS 693 647 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.64% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.69% 3.63% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 579 522 769
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 £32,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
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
18790 17828 21588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.03% 17.52% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15278 14071 18110
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -42 277 £50,000 -4.76% 19
South East -43 110 £42,000 -16.00% 17
North West +19 60 £42,500 -8.60% 2
East of England +2 60 £55,000 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire -27 60 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South West +25 43 £50,000 +112.76% 5
West Midlands +1 39 £33,000 -18.51% 3
East Midlands +37 29 £37,500 -24.24%
North East 0 13 £23,400 -4.48%
Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 1202 (88.25%) SAN
2 937 (68.80%) Windows
3 926 (67.99%) VMware
4 727 (53.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 572 (42.00%) Active Directory
6 550 (40.38%) Microsoft
7 481 (35.32%) Cisco
8 479 (35.17%) Linux
9 426 (31.28%) MS Exchange
10 423 (31.06%) NetApp
11 419 (30.76%) Firewall
12 398 (29.22%) SQL Server
13 392 (28.78%) Windows Server 2008
14 389 (28.56%) DNS
15 384 (28.19%) Citrix
16 347 (25.48%) TCP/IP
17 345 (25.33%) HP
18 344 (25.26%) EMC
19 313 (22.98%) ITIL
20 298 (21.88%) SQL
21 293 (21.51%) vSphere
22 277 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
23 267 (19.60%) Clustering
24 252 (18.50%) IIS
25 249 (18.28%) MS Excel
25 249 (18.28%) Hyper-V
26 241 (17.69%) WAN
27 222 (16.30%) Oracle
28 221 (16.23%) LAN
29 216 (15.86%) UNIX

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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
1 426 (31.28%) MS Exchange
2 252 (18.50%) IIS
3 200 (14.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 174 (12.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 159 (11.67%) SharePoint
6 135 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 130 (9.54%) Apache
8 89 (6.53%) Lync
9 82 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
10 77 (5.65%) Tomcat
11 58 (4.26%) Office Communications Server
12 41 (3.01%) WebSphere
13 35 (2.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 26 (1.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 23 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
16 19 (1.40%) IBM Notes
17 15 (1.10%) JBoss
18 14 (1.03%) SAS
19 10 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
19 10 (0.73%) OpenStack
Applications
1 249 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 138 (10.13%) MS Office
3 13 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.73%) SPSS
5 6 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.29%) MS Project
7 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.22%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.15%) Maya
9 1 (0.073%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.073%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.073%) InDesign
9 1 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.54%) RMDS
3 7 (0.51%) Oracle BRM
4 6 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.29%) AWD
7 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.073%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.073%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 99 (7.27%) Office 365
2 37 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (2.35%) SaaS
4 24 (1.76%) IaaS
5 21 (1.54%) PaaS
6 18 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.51%) Joyent
9 6 (0.44%) 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 1202 (88.25%) SAN
2 419 (30.76%) Firewall
3 389 (28.56%) DNS
4 347 (25.48%) TCP/IP
5 241 (17.69%) WAN
6 221 (16.23%) LAN
7 213 (15.64%) DHCP
8 192 (14.10%) iSCSI
9 174 (12.78%) Fibre Channel
10 156 (11.45%) VPN
11 93 (6.83%) Internet
12 91 (6.68%) VLAN
13 84 (6.17%) SSL
14 82 (6.02%) LDAP
15 79 (5.80%) SMTP
16 70 (5.14%) IPsec
17 68 (4.99%) HTTP
18 64 (4.70%) NetScaler
19 63 (4.63%) Multicast
20 62 (4.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 398 (29.22%) SQL Server
2 100 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (6.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 87 (6.39%) MySQL
5 38 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (1.91%) Hadoop
7 24 (1.76%) DB2
8 23 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 23 (1.69%) MongoDB
9 22 (1.62%) Relational Database
10 21 (1.54%) HBase
10 21 (1.54%) Redis
10 21 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (1.32%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.17%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.10%) Informix
14 14 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (1.03%) NoSQL
15 12 (0.88%) MariaDB
16 10 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (1.69%) Subversion
2 22 (1.62%) Git (software)
3 18 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 16 (1.17%) JIRA
5 12 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (0.51%) WebLOAD
7 7 (0.51%) AQtime
8 4 (0.29%) Hudson
8 4 (0.29%) Ant
9 2 (0.15%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.15%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.073%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.073%) MSI
10 1 (0.073%) TestNG
General
1 199 (14.61%) Finance
2 68 (4.99%) Telecoms
3 57 (4.19%) Banking
4 36 (2.64%) Retail
5 19 (1.40%) Legal
6 18 (1.32%) Law
6 18 (1.32%) Games
7 14 (1.03%) German Language
8 13 (0.95%) Marketing
9 12 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.81%) Back Office
10 11 (0.81%) Publishing
11 10 (0.73%) Advertising
12 8 (0.59%) French Language
13 5 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.29%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.15%) Electronics
16 1 (0.073%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 222 (16.30%) Architect
2 208 (15.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 159 (11.67%) Support Engineer
4 136 (9.99%) Infrastructure Architect
5 129 (9.47%) Administrator
6 120 (8.81%) Analyst
7 100 (7.34%) Systems Administrator
8 96 (7.05%) Consultant
9 76 (5.58%) 3rd Line Support
10 62 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
11 59 (4.33%) Storage Engineer
12 56 (4.11%) Support Analyst
13 51 (3.74%) Systems Engineer
14 49 (3.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 49 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 47 (3.45%) Network Engineer
16 41 (3.01%) Technical Architect
16 41 (3.01%) Team Leader
17 40 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
17 40 (2.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (5.07%) .NET
2 53 (3.89%) Middleware
3 37 (2.72%) HTML
4 35 (2.57%) XML
5 28 (2.06%) Web Services
6 25 (1.84%) J2EE
7 21 (1.54%) XSLT
7 21 (1.54%) Rendezvous
8 19 (1.40%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
10 12 (0.88%) MSMQ
11 9 (0.66%) LAMP
12 8 (0.59%) REST
12 8 (0.59%) SOAP
12 8 (0.59%) CSS
13 7 (0.51%) MAPI
13 7 (0.51%) Django
13 7 (0.51%) .NET Framework
13 7 (0.51%) JSON
13 7 (0.51%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 267 (19.60%) Clustering
2 127 (9.32%) Replication
3 67 (4.92%) Blackberry
4 64 (4.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 63 (4.63%) Computer Science
6 62 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (2.86%) CLARiiON
8 35 (2.57%) Open Source
9 29 (2.13%) Management Information System
10 23 (1.69%) Mainframe
11 22 (1.62%) Hedge funds
12 17 (1.25%) Symmetrix DMX
12 17 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.25%) EMC Centera
13 14 (1.03%) Life Science
13 14 (1.03%) IBM XIV
14 10 (0.73%) EqualLogic
15 9 (0.66%) Celerra
15 9 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
15 9 (0.66%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 937 (68.80%) Windows
2 479 (35.17%) Linux
3 392 (28.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 277 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 216 (15.86%) UNIX
6 207 (15.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 190 (13.95%) Solaris
8 166 (12.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 85 (6.24%) CentOS
10 63 (4.63%) Windows 7
10 63 (4.63%) Windows XP
11 55 (4.04%) AIX
12 46 (3.38%) Windows 8
13 34 (2.50%) Windows Vista
14 23 (1.69%) Debian
15 18 (1.32%) Android
16 16 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
17 15 (1.10%) Ubuntu
17 15 (1.10%) Mac OS X
18 10 (0.73%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (22.98%) ITIL
2 160 (11.75%) Load Balancing
3 146 (10.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 127 (9.32%) Project Management
5 113 (8.30%) Migration
6 107 (7.86%) Performance Tuning
7 92 (6.75%) Change Management
8 78 (5.73%) Benchmarking
9 75 (5.51%) TOGAF
10 72 (5.29%) Agile Software Development
11 69 (5.07%) Service Delivery
12 67 (4.92%) Change Control
13 59 (4.33%) Configuration Management
14 58 (4.26%) Problem Management
15 53 (3.89%) Technical Architecture
16 49 (3.60%) E-Commerce
17 48 (3.52%) Service Management
17 48 (3.52%) Asset Management
18 46 (3.38%) CRM
19 43 (3.16%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 298 (21.88%) SQL
2 137 (10.06%) Perl
3 97 (7.12%) PowerShell
4 79 (5.80%) Java
5 62 (4.55%) Python
6 56 (4.11%) Shell Script
7 43 (3.16%) PHP
7 43 (3.16%) Bash Shell
8 35 (2.57%) Ruby
9 31 (2.28%) VB.NET
10 27 (1.98%) JavaScript
11 25 (1.84%) C
12 19 (1.40%) VBScript
13 12 (0.88%) T-SQL
14 11 (0.81%) C#
14 11 (0.81%) C++
15 8 (0.59%) PL/SQL
15 8 (0.59%) VB
16 2 (0.15%) VBA
16 2 (0.15%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 210 (15.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 159 (11.67%) MCSE
3 134 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 118 (8.66%) Cisco Certification
4 118 (8.66%) Degree
5 89 (6.53%) MCITP
5 89 (6.53%) MCSA
6 78 (5.73%) CCNA
7 75 (5.51%) Security Cleared
8 70 (5.14%) Citrix Certification
9 59 (4.33%) CCA
10 58 (4.26%) SC Cleared
11 55 (4.04%) CCNP
12 37 (2.72%) MCP
13 34 (2.50%) VCAP
14 26 (1.91%) MCTS
15 22 (1.62%) NCDA
16 20 (1.47%) DV Cleared
16 20 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (1.25%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (10.21%) SLA
2 34 (2.50%) QA
3 15 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.073%) HL7
7 1 (0.073%) DICOM
7 1 (0.073%) COBIT
System Software
1 727 (53.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 572 (42.00%) Active Directory
3 293 (21.51%) vSphere
4 249 (18.28%) Hyper-V
5 193 (14.17%) XenApp
5 193 (14.17%) VMware ESX
6 122 (8.96%) NFS
7 104 (7.64%) XenDesktop
8 91 (6.68%) VMware ESXi
9 78 (5.73%) XenServer
10 64 (4.70%) vCloud
11 59 (4.33%) SRDF
12 41 (3.01%) Xen
13 40 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
14 27 (1.98%) Firmware
15 26 (1.91%) Terminal Services
16 20 (1.47%) Samba
17 17 (1.25%) DFS Replication
18 16 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 15 (1.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 94 (6.90%) NetBackup
2 86 (6.31%) SCCM
3 76 (5.58%) SCOM
4 71 (5.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 64 (4.70%) Backup Exec
6 61 (4.48%) Puppet
7 51 (3.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 39 (2.86%) Nagios
9 28 (2.06%) WSUS
10 24 (1.76%) EMC NetWorker
11 22 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
12 21 (1.54%) HP SIM
13 17 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
13 17 (1.25%) Cacti
13 17 (1.25%) ARCserve
13 17 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 17 (1.25%) Opsview
14 13 (0.95%) XenMobile
15 12 (0.88%) Graphite
16 11 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 926 (67.99%) VMware
2 550 (40.38%) Microsoft
3 481 (35.32%) Cisco
4 423 (31.06%) NetApp
5 384 (28.19%) Citrix
6 345 (25.33%) HP
7 344 (25.26%) EMC
8 222 (16.30%) Oracle
9 180 (13.22%) IBM
10 161 (11.82%) Symantec
11 144 (10.57%) Red Hat
12 107 (7.86%) F5
13 106 (7.78%) Dell
14 85 (6.24%) CheckPoint
15 78 (5.73%) Juniper
16 64 (4.70%) Veritas
17 63 (4.63%) Intel
18 62 (4.55%) Veeam
19 60 (4.41%) Brocade
20 48 (3.52%) Sun
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum + On-Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Commission + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Training + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + 31 days + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 48000 + bonus + excleent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + 5% pension, 25 days holiday, 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago