The first table below looks at the demand for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 129 114 119
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs citing NAS 15 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.61% 0.80% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.65% 3.25% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 36
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,100 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
567 523 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.90% 24.63% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 450 343 456
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
East of England

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

NAS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

NAS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

NAS
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

NAS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(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
Watford -6 12 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Berkhamsted - 2 £29,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £33,000 -
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 32 (100.00%) SAN
2 20 (62.50%) HP
3 18 (56.25%) NetApp
3 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (53.13%) Hyper-V
5 16 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 16 (50.00%) EMC
6 14 (43.75%) Windows
7 13 (40.63%) Migration
7 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (37.50%) WatchGuard
8 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 12 (37.50%) IBM
9 11 (34.38%) CCNA
9 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (34.38%) Cisco
9 11 (34.38%) SCCM
9 11 (34.38%) Firewall
9 11 (34.38%) Network Design
9 11 (34.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (34.38%) MCITP
10 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
10 10 (31.25%) SQL
11 9 (28.13%) UNIX
11 9 (28.13%) ITIL
11 9 (28.13%) Active Directory

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
5 8 (25.00%) Lync
5 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (25.00%) SAS
6 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (6.25%) Apache
8 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
8 1 (3.13%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon S3
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (34.38%) Firewall
3 9 (28.13%) iSCSI
4 8 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 6 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (15.63%) VPN
7 4 (12.50%) LDAP
8 2 (6.25%) DNS
8 2 (6.25%) LAN
8 2 (6.25%) WAN
9 1 (3.13%) Internet
9 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Project Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Backup Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Junior
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Junior Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Clustering
2 6 (18.75%) Replication
3 4 (12.50%) CLARiiON
4 3 (9.38%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix
6 1 (3.13%) EMC Centera
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (3.13%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) UNIX
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Migration
2 11 (34.38%) Network Design
3 9 (28.13%) ITIL
4 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (21.88%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (18.75%) Time Management
6 5 (15.63%) Performance Management
6 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
7 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.38%) Data Security
8 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
8 3 (9.38%) Product Management
8 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
9 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
10 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
3 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.50%) VB
4 4 (12.50%) Perl
4 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) VBScript
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) CCNA
1 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (34.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 11 (34.38%) MCITP
2 8 (25.00%) NCDA
2 8 (25.00%) NCIE
2 8 (25.00%) VCAP
2 8 (25.00%) CCNP
2 8 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (9.38%) VCP5
3 3 (9.38%) VCP4
3 3 (9.38%) IBM Certification
3 3 (9.38%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) MCTS
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (53.13%) Hyper-V
3 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
3 9 (28.13%) vSphere
4 8 (25.00%) XenApp
4 8 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (12.50%) Veritas File System
5 4 (12.50%) KVM
6 2 (6.25%) NFS
6 2 (6.25%) SRDF
6 2 (6.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (3.13%) Samba
7 1 (3.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Sendmail
7 1 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) SCCM
2 9 (28.13%) SCOM
3 3 (9.38%) PureDisk
3 3 (9.38%) Tivoli
3 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (3.13%) OpenView
4 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) HP
2 18 (56.25%) NetApp
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 16 (50.00%) EMC
4 12 (37.50%) WatchGuard
4 12 (37.50%) IBM
5 11 (34.38%) Cisco
6 8 (25.00%) Citrix
6 8 (25.00%) Dell
6 8 (25.00%) Juniper
7 7 (21.88%) Sun
8 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 6 (18.75%) Veritas
9 4 (12.50%) CommVault
10 3 (9.38%) Sophos
10 3 (9.38%) Oracle
10 3 (9.38%) Brocade
11 2 (6.25%) Fujitsu
11 2 (6.25%) SAP
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