The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 94 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing NAS 3 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% 1.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 7.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 0
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
NAS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
269 168 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.96% 16.06% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 201 129 154
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

NAS
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Essex region.

NAS Salary Trend in Essex

NAS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Loughton - 3 £32,000 -
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) Migration
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (30.77%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) SOAP
7 4 (30.77%) Web Services
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL
7 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (30.77%) N-Tier
7 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
7 4 (30.77%) SOA
7 4 (30.77%) ETL
7 4 (30.77%) IPv4
7 4 (30.77%) IPv6
7 4 (30.77%) .NET
7 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) TDD
7 4 (30.77%) Banking

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) IPv4
3 4 (30.77%) IPv6
4 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
4 3 (23.08%) FCoE
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) SOAP
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
1 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
1 4 (30.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) N-Tier
2 3 (23.08%) EqualLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (30.77%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) ETL
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Refactoring
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (30.77%) Software Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (23.08%) VCP4
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) EMC
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Google
4 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Isilon
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) Dell