The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 81 97 91
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing NAS 13 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.19% 0.24% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.56% 1.52% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 6
Median salary £52,500 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +13.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
136 197 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.45% 15.81% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 115 114 197
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in Essex

NAS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 7 £55,000 -
Brentwood +8 3 - -
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing NAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for NAS.

1 40 (95.24%) Linux
2 39 (92.86%) SAN
3 35 (83.33%) Windows
3 35 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 32 (76.19%) SQL Server
5 27 (64.29%) Hyper-V
6 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
7 24 (57.14%) MS Excel
8 23 (54.76%) MS Office
8 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
8 23 (54.76%) Veeam
9 22 (52.38%) Backup Exec
9 22 (52.38%) VMware
10 21 (50.00%) Firewall
10 21 (50.00%) Apple
10 21 (50.00%) DNS
10 21 (50.00%) VPN
10 21 (50.00%) MS Exchange
10 21 (50.00%) DHCP
10 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (50.00%) Windows 7
10 21 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 21 (50.00%) Draytek
10 21 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (50.00%) Android
10 21 (50.00%) IMAP
10 21 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 20 (47.62%) Windows 8
11 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (47.62%) Analytical Skills

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 21 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 21 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (47.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 20 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2003
2 20 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 23 (54.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (92.86%) SAN
2 21 (50.00%) DHCP
2 21 (50.00%) DNS
2 21 (50.00%) Firewall
2 21 (50.00%) IMAP
2 21 (50.00%) VPN
3 20 (47.62%) DMZ
3 20 (47.62%) SMTP
3 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
3 20 (47.62%) VLAN
3 20 (47.62%) Wireless
4 9 (21.43%) LAN
4 9 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (7.14%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.38%) FTP
6 1 (2.38%) POP3
6 1 (2.38%) VoIP
6 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MS Access
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Support Engineer
2 20 (47.62%) Senior Support Engineer
3 17 (40.48%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (38.10%) IT Engineer
4 16 (38.10%) IT Support
4 16 (38.10%) IT Support Engineer
4 16 (38.10%) Senior IT Engineer
4 16 (38.10%) Senior IT Support
5 12 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 12 (28.57%) Systems Support
5 12 (28.57%) Systems Support Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Architect
8 5 (11.90%) Associate Director
8 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (11.90%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (11.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) MAPI
2 1 (2.38%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (47.62%) Blackberry
1 20 (47.62%) iPhone
1 20 (47.62%) PDA
1 20 (47.62%) Replication
2 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (95.24%) Linux
2 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 35 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 21 (50.00%) Android
3 21 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (47.62%) Windows 10
4 20 (47.62%) Windows 8
4 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (47.62%) Windows Vista
4 20 (47.62%) Windows XP
5 19 (45.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (11.90%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (26.19%) Translating Business Requirements
2 10 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL
4 2 (4.76%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (4.76%) Software Delivery
5 1 (2.38%) Migration
5 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Java
1 7 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (2.38%) C
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) MCSA
1 3 (7.14%) MCSE
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.38%) MCP
System Software
1 27 (64.29%) Hyper-V
2 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
3 21 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (47.62%) NFS
5 10 (23.81%) vSphere
6 7 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (52.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.38%) SmoothWall
3 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 23 (54.76%) Veeam
3 22 (52.38%) VMware
4 21 (50.00%) Apple
4 21 (50.00%) Draytek
5 20 (47.62%) Cisco
6 19 (45.24%) Red Hat
7 7 (16.67%) NetApp
8 1 (2.38%) Acronis
8 1 (2.38%) Avaya
8 1 (2.38%) AVG
8 1 (2.38%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.38%) Sage
8 1 (2.38%) Synology
8 1 (2.38%) Toshiba
8 1 (2.38%) Trend Micro
8 1 (2.38%) ZyXEL