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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 384 347 368
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +21
Permanent jobs citing NAS 658 844 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.77% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.71% 4.43% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 563 692 560
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £78,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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
17713 19069 19894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.77% 17.39% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14262 15325 16193
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 £27,000 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 22 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 22 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 -26 322 £57,500 +9.52% 36
South East -6 134 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Yorkshire +7 56 £52,500 +31.25% 6
East of England -19 48 £32,500 -18.75% 10
North West -4 33 £34,000 -28.42% 1
South West -19 24 £35,000 -39.13% 2
East Midlands +17 20 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands -45 13 £31,000 -26.19% 3
North East -3 10 £29,200 +21.66%
Midlands - 1 - -
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 1197 (87.89%) SAN
2 996 (73.13%) Windows
3 864 (63.44%) VMware
4 652 (47.87%) Linux
5 640 (46.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 579 (42.51%) Active Directory
7 569 (41.78%) Cisco
8 535 (39.28%) Microsoft
9 495 (36.34%) NetApp
10 419 (30.76%) MS Exchange
11 409 (30.03%) Windows Server 2008
12 390 (28.63%) SQL Server
13 381 (27.97%) DNS
14 370 (27.17%) Firewall
15 358 (26.28%) EMC
16 346 (25.40%) Oracle
17 343 (25.18%) HP
18 306 (22.47%) WAN
19 304 (22.32%) SQL
20 297 (21.81%) TCP/IP
21 289 (21.22%) LAN
22 288 (21.15%) Hyper-V
23 281 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
24 273 (20.04%) Citrix
25 270 (19.82%) Finance
26 263 (19.31%) vSphere
27 262 (19.24%) ITIL
28 256 (18.80%) Exchange Server 2010
29 247 (18.14%) IIS
30 246 (18.06%) Solaris

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 419 (30.76%) MS Exchange
2 256 (18.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 247 (18.14%) IIS
4 205 (15.05%) Apache
5 169 (12.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 166 (12.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 154 (11.31%) Tomcat
8 135 (9.91%) SharePoint
9 121 (8.88%) WebSphere
10 106 (7.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 101 (7.42%) Lync
12 96 (7.05%) Oracle Coherence
13 79 (5.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 49 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2003
15 20 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
16 18 (1.32%) SAS
16 18 (1.32%) nginx
17 16 (1.17%) JBoss
18 15 (1.10%) NetWeaver
19 11 (0.81%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 233 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 105 (7.71%) MS Office
3 33 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.51%) MS Project
5 4 (0.29%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.22%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.15%) SPSS
8 1 (0.073%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 72 (5.29%) RMDS
2 9 (0.66%) Sophis RISQUE
3 6 (0.44%) Oracle BRM
4 5 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.22%) Magento
6 3 (0.22%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.15%) ENOVIA
7 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.073%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.073%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.073%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.073%) Orchard Housing
8 1 (0.073%) Aareon QL
8 1 (0.073%) OPENHousing
8 1 (0.073%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 114 (8.37%) Office 365
2 63 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (2.57%) SaaS
4 35 (2.57%) Mimecast
5 19 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (1.10%) Amazon S3
8 9 (0.66%) GitHub
9 7 (0.51%) PaaS
9 7 (0.51%) IaaS
10 6 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.22%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
12 3 (0.22%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.22%) Route 53
13 2 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1197 (87.89%) SAN
2 381 (27.97%) DNS
3 370 (27.17%) Firewall
4 306 (22.47%) WAN
5 297 (21.81%) TCP/IP
6 289 (21.22%) LAN
7 229 (16.81%) DHCP
8 209 (15.35%) Fibre Channel
9 193 (14.17%) iSCSI
10 178 (13.07%) VPN
11 136 (9.99%) Multicast
12 132 (9.69%) HTTP
13 129 (9.47%) FCoE
14 95 (6.98%) VLAN
15 92 (6.75%) VoIP
16 74 (5.43%) SSL
17 71 (5.21%) Internet
18 67 (4.92%) Wireless
19 61 (4.48%) LDAP
20 53 (3.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 390 (28.63%) SQL Server
2 87 (6.39%) MySQL
3 85 (6.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 74 (5.43%) Hadoop
4 74 (5.43%) HBase
5 65 (4.77%) DB2
6 61 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 57 (4.19%) Oracle Database
8 47 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 41 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
10 38 (2.79%) Relational Database
11 23 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
12 22 (1.62%) Oracle Exadata
13 21 (1.54%) OLTP
13 21 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
14 19 (1.40%) SQL Server 2000
15 17 (1.25%) NoSQL
16 16 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
16 16 (1.17%) Big Data
17 15 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (1.17%) JIRA
2 15 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (0.73%) Subversion
4 10 (0.73%) Jenkins
5 9 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.29%) ProC
7 2 (0.15%) Maven
8 1 (0.073%) Hudson
8 1 (0.073%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.073%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.073%) Ant
8 1 (0.073%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 270 (19.82%) Finance
2 71 (5.21%) Banking
3 61 (4.48%) Legal
4 58 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 41 (3.01%) Retail
6 30 (2.20%) Advertising
7 26 (1.91%) Law
8 17 (1.25%) Electronics
9 16 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.17%) French Language
10 14 (1.03%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.03%) Marketing
10 14 (1.03%) German Language
11 13 (0.95%) Billing
11 13 (0.95%) Publishing
12 9 (0.66%) Italian Language
13 7 (0.51%) Spanish Language
13 7 (0.51%) Games
13 7 (0.51%) Back Office
14 4 (0.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 235 (17.25%) Architect
2 193 (14.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 175 (12.85%) Infrastructure Architect
4 163 (11.97%) Support Engineer
5 144 (10.57%) Administrator
6 117 (8.59%) Systems Administrator
7 97 (7.12%) 3rd Line Support
8 96 (7.05%) Consultant
8 96 (7.05%) Analyst
9 83 (6.09%) Solutions Architect
10 71 (5.21%) Technical Engineer
11 70 (5.14%) Storage Engineer
12 68 (4.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 65 (4.77%) Systems Engineer
14 61 (4.48%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
15 54 (3.96%) Lead Architect
16 47 (3.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
17 42 (3.08%) Infrastructure Manager
18 41 (3.01%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
19 40 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (9.10%) Middleware
2 85 (6.24%) XML
3 81 (5.95%) HTML
4 79 (5.80%) .NET
5 72 (5.29%) Ultra Messaging
5 72 (5.29%) Rendezvous
5 72 (5.29%) XSLT
6 30 (2.20%) Web Services
7 22 (1.62%) Oracle Fusion
8 17 (1.25%) LAMP
8 17 (1.25%) COM
9 14 (1.03%) J2EE
9 14 (1.03%) .NET Framework
10 13 (0.95%) Software Packaging
10 13 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (0.66%) MAPI
12 8 (0.59%) JSP
13 7 (0.51%) ISPF
14 6 (0.44%) J2SE
14 6 (0.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 156 (11.45%) Clustering
2 118 (8.66%) Replication
3 102 (7.49%) Blackberry
4 93 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
5 74 (5.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 66 (4.85%) Management Information System
7 62 (4.55%) CLARiiON
8 59 (4.33%) Mainframe
9 33 (2.42%) Computer Science
10 27 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
11 24 (1.76%) Celerra
12 21 (1.54%) EqualLogic
13 15 (1.10%) BYOD
13 15 (1.10%) Symmetrix
14 14 (1.03%) N-Tier
14 14 (1.03%) Open Source
15 11 (0.81%) iPhone
15 11 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
16 10 (0.73%) Life Science
17 9 (0.66%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 996 (73.13%) Windows
2 652 (47.87%) Linux
3 409 (30.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 281 (20.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 246 (18.06%) Solaris
5 246 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 240 (17.62%) UNIX
7 158 (11.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 74 (5.43%) CentOS
9 72 (5.29%) Windows XP
10 71 (5.21%) Windows 7
11 50 (3.67%) Android
12 46 (3.38%) Windows 8
13 35 (2.57%) Windows Vista
14 33 (2.42%) Apple iOS
15 28 (2.06%) Oracle Linux
16 26 (1.91%) Debian
17 22 (1.62%) Windows Mobile
18 21 (1.54%) AIX
19 16 (1.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (19.24%) ITIL
2 159 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 157 (11.53%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (11.23%) Performance Tuning
5 135 (9.91%) Benchmarking
6 110 (8.08%) Migration
7 107 (7.86%) Load Balancing
8 92 (6.75%) Project Management
9 91 (6.68%) Service Delivery
10 74 (5.43%) Configuration Management
11 68 (4.99%) Change Control
12 66 (4.85%) Change Management
13 59 (4.33%) Risk Management
14 58 (4.26%) Performance Management
15 57 (4.19%) TOGAF
16 56 (4.11%) Business Continuity
17 54 (3.96%) Service Management
18 53 (3.89%) Mentoring
19 50 (3.67%) High Availability
20 45 (3.30%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 304 (22.32%) SQL
2 136 (9.99%) PowerShell
3 115 (8.44%) Java
4 75 (5.51%) JavaScript
5 72 (5.29%) Perl
6 52 (3.82%) Bash Shell
7 44 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 35 (2.57%) Python
9 31 (2.28%) PHP
10 24 (1.76%) Ruby
11 16 (1.17%) VBScript
12 15 (1.10%) C
13 14 (1.03%) T-SQL
14 12 (0.88%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.66%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.44%) Bourne shell
17 4 (0.29%) VBA
18 3 (0.22%) C++
19 2 (0.15%) C#
19 2 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 181 (13.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 135 (9.91%) MCSE
3 129 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
4 118 (8.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 98 (7.20%) CCNA
6 84 (6.17%) Degree
7 81 (5.95%) MCITP
8 64 (4.70%) MCP
9 55 (4.04%) Security Cleared
10 45 (3.30%) CCNP
10 45 (3.30%) MCSA
11 35 (2.57%) Citrix Certification
12 33 (2.42%) SC Cleared
13 29 (2.13%) CCA
14 27 (1.98%) DV Cleared
15 26 (1.91%) MCTS
16 19 (1.40%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 18 (1.32%) NCDA
18 15 (1.10%) NCIE
18 15 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (9.54%) SLA
2 23 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (1.62%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.25%) QA
5 14 (1.03%) ISO 9001
6 13 (0.95%) COBIT
7 5 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 640 (46.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 579 (42.51%) Active Directory
3 288 (21.15%) Hyper-V
4 263 (19.31%) vSphere
5 207 (15.20%) NFS
6 178 (13.07%) VMware ESX
7 136 (9.99%) SRDF
8 125 (9.18%) XenApp
9 102 (7.49%) Oracle RAC
10 81 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
11 79 (5.80%) Xen
12 70 (5.14%) vCloud
13 57 (4.19%) XenDesktop
14 48 (3.52%) XenServer
15 45 (3.30%) KVM
16 38 (2.79%) DFS Replication
17 32 (2.35%) Terminal Services
18 30 (2.20%) VMware Workstation
19 24 (1.76%) VMware Server
20 22 (1.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 96 (7.05%) SCCM
2 55 (4.04%) Puppet
3 53 (3.89%) Backup Exec
4 50 (3.67%) Nagios
5 49 (3.60%) NetBackup
6 45 (3.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 43 (3.16%) SCOM
8 35 (2.57%) Norton AntiVirus
9 31 (2.28%) EMC NetWorker
10 27 (1.98%) WSUS
11 23 (1.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 23 (1.69%) ARCserve
12 21 (1.54%) Cacti
13 16 (1.17%) SCSM
13 16 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (1.03%) Opsview
15 13 (0.95%) BMC Marimba
16 10 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
16 10 (0.73%) OpenAM
16 10 (0.73%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 864 (63.44%) VMware
2 569 (41.78%) Cisco
3 535 (39.28%) Microsoft
4 495 (36.34%) NetApp
5 358 (26.28%) EMC
6 346 (25.40%) Oracle
7 343 (25.18%) HP
8 273 (20.04%) Citrix
9 205 (15.05%) IBM
10 163 (11.97%) Red Hat
11 158 (11.60%) Symantec
12 134 (9.84%) Intel
13 107 (7.86%) Dell
14 75 (5.51%) Sybase
15 72 (5.29%) DataSynapse
15 72 (5.29%) TIBCO
16 64 (4.70%) Veritas
16 64 (4.70%) Juniper
17 61 (4.48%) Veeam
18 60 (4.41%) Brocade
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Cobham - AMS
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
WA Consultants
Posted: Yesterday
London
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Shift All Bonus Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connected IT
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, shares, health, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 45K to 55K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Call to Discuss- on 020 8898 4567.
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East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £125,000 per annum Up to £125k + Excellent Bonus & Ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Call to discuss on 020 8898 4567
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