The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 92 81 113
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +32
Permanent jobs citing NAS 17 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.20% 0.10% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.87% 0.48% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 4
Average salary £62,500 £20,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+204.87% -48.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
216 207 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.28% 21.27% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 176 176 159
Average salary £43,250 £37,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.33% -18.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 9 £85,000 - 1
Basildon - 1 £45,000 -
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (96.30%) SAN
3 22 (81.48%) VMware
3 22 (81.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (74.07%) Linux
4 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
5 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
6 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
6 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (51.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
7 13 (48.15%) SQL
8 12 (44.44%) Finance
8 12 (44.44%) Cisco
9 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (40.74%) Firewall
9 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (37.04%) Migration
10 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
10 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
10 10 (37.04%) Apple iOS
10 10 (37.04%) vSphere
11 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
11 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
12 8 (29.63%) DNS
13 7 (25.93%) DHCP
13 7 (25.93%) CRM
13 7 (25.93%) OO
13 7 (25.93%) .NET
13 7 (25.93%) Oracle

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
1 14 (51.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle CRM
1 7 (25.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
1 3 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) SAN
2 11 (40.74%) Firewall
3 8 (29.63%) DNS
4 7 (25.93%) DHCP
5 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.11%) VPN
6 3 (11.11%) LAN
6 3 (11.11%) WAN
6 3 (11.11%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.70%) SSH
7 1 (3.70%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Architect
2 10 (37.04%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Support Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Communications Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Network Support
5 6 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 3 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
3 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (37.04%) Apple iOS
6 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
8 3 (11.11%) Android
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
3 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (25.93%) CRM
4 7 (25.93%) OO
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 3 (11.11%) Software Deployment
6 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CCNA
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (14.81%) MCP
1 4 (14.81%) MCSE
1 4 (14.81%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (81.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 10 (37.04%) vSphere
4 3 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
5 1 (3.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) ARCserve
1 7 (25.93%) Backup Exec
2 3 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle
4 7 (25.93%) SAP
4 7 (25.93%) Juniper
4 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
4 7 (25.93%) JD Edwards
4 7 (25.93%) WatchGuard
4 7 (25.93%) Veeam
5 4 (14.81%) LANDesk
5 4 (14.81%) Kaspersky
5 4 (14.81%) Citrix
6 3 (11.11%) Avaya
6 3 (11.11%) Apple
6 3 (11.11%) Motorola
6 3 (11.11%) NetApp