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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 71 96 100
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Permanent jobs citing NAS 28 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.89% 0.58% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.86% 3.35% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 14
Median salary £26,500 £31,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.87% -49.60%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
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
141 209 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.57% 17.32% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 109 134 185
Median salary £26,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.36% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £29,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 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 May 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
Brentwood +17 9 £91,500 +14.37%
Colchester - 2 £50,000 -
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 39 (95.12%) Windows
1 39 (95.12%) Windows Server
2 38 (92.68%) SAN
3 35 (85.37%) Linux
4 32 (78.05%) SQL Server
5 29 (70.73%) Microsoft
6 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
6 27 (65.85%) MS Excel
7 26 (63.41%) MS Office
7 26 (63.41%) Veeam
8 25 (60.98%) Backup Exec
9 22 (53.66%) Firewall
9 22 (53.66%) VPN
9 22 (53.66%) MS Exchange
9 22 (53.66%) Hyper-V
10 21 (51.22%) Android
10 21 (51.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (51.22%) IMAP
10 21 (51.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 21 (51.22%) Draytek
10 21 (51.22%) VMware
10 21 (51.22%) Windows 7
10 21 (51.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 21 (51.22%) Exchange Server 2013
10 21 (51.22%) DHCP
10 21 (51.22%) DNS
10 21 (51.22%) Cisco
10 21 (51.22%) Apple
11 20 (48.78%) DMZ
11 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2003

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 22 (53.66%) MS Exchange
2 21 (51.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 21 (51.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (51.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (48.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 20 (48.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) JBoss
5 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (65.85%) MS Excel
2 26 (63.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (92.68%) SAN
2 22 (53.66%) Firewall
2 22 (53.66%) VPN
3 21 (51.22%) DHCP
3 21 (51.22%) DNS
3 21 (51.22%) IMAP
4 20 (48.78%) DMZ
4 20 (48.78%) SMTP
4 20 (48.78%) TCP/IP
4 20 (48.78%) VLAN
4 20 (48.78%) Wireless
5 8 (19.51%) LAN
5 8 (19.51%) WAN
6 6 (14.63%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.44%) FTP
7 1 (2.44%) POP3
7 1 (2.44%) VoIP
7 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (78.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MS Access
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Support Engineer
2 20 (48.78%) Senior Support Engineer
3 16 (39.02%) IT Engineer
3 16 (39.02%) IT Support
3 16 (39.02%) IT Support Engineer
3 16 (39.02%) Senior IT Engineer
3 16 (39.02%) Senior IT Support
4 12 (29.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 12 (29.27%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (29.27%) Systems Support
4 12 (29.27%) Systems Support Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Architect
5 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Associate Director
8 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (7.32%) Chief Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) MAPI
2 1 (2.44%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (48.78%) Blackberry
1 20 (48.78%) iPhone
1 20 (48.78%) PDA
1 20 (48.78%) Replication
2 10 (24.39%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.20%) Fat Client
3 5 (12.20%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Windows
1 39 (95.12%) Windows Server
2 35 (85.37%) Linux
3 21 (51.22%) Android
3 21 (51.22%) Windows 7
3 21 (51.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (48.78%) Windows 10
4 20 (48.78%) Windows 8
4 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (48.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (48.78%) Windows Vista
4 20 (48.78%) Windows XP
5 14 (34.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (26.83%) Translating Business Requirements
2 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (21.95%) Mentoring
3 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.20%) Asset Management
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Software Asset Management
4 5 (12.20%) Software Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Migration
5 1 (2.44%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) Java
1 2 (4.88%) Perl
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) MCSA
1 6 (14.63%) MCSE
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
2 22 (53.66%) Hyper-V
3 20 (48.78%) NFS
4 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (19.51%) vSphere
6 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (60.98%) Backup Exec
2 5 (12.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.44%) SmoothWall
3 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) Microsoft
2 26 (63.41%) Veeam
3 21 (51.22%) Apple
3 21 (51.22%) Cisco
3 21 (51.22%) Draytek
3 21 (51.22%) VMware
4 14 (34.15%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp
6 1 (2.44%) Acronis
6 1 (2.44%) Avaya
6 1 (2.44%) AVG
6 1 (2.44%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) NETGEAR
6 1 (2.44%) Sage
6 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.44%) Toshiba
6 1 (2.44%) Trend Micro
6 1 (2.44%) ZyXEL