The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 119 123 133
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing NAS 24 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.16% 0.42% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.95% 1.66% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 30
Average salary £51,000 £31,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.90% -37.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,250 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,850 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.76% +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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
485 481 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.43% 25.16% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 396 290 501
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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
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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 -1 16 £58,500 +103.47%
Hemel Hempstead -12 2 £42,500 -23.42%
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (88.89%) SAN
2 18 (50.00%) Migration
2 18 (50.00%) VMware
3 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (41.67%) NetApp
3 15 (41.67%) Cisco
4 13 (36.11%) EMC
4 13 (36.11%) Hyper-V
5 12 (33.33%) Brocade
6 11 (30.56%) Hitachi
6 11 (30.56%) HP
6 11 (30.56%) IBM
6 11 (30.56%) Linux
7 10 (27.78%) DNS
8 9 (25.00%) Replication
9 8 (22.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 8 (22.22%) Fujitsu
9 8 (22.22%) Data Migration
9 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 8 (22.22%) NFS
9 8 (22.22%) Solaris
9 8 (22.22%) UNIX
9 8 (22.22%) Windows
9 8 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (22.22%) Capacity Management
10 7 (19.44%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (19.44%) IBM Certification
10 7 (19.44%) Veritas
10 7 (19.44%) AIX

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.56%) Apache
1 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (11.11%) IaaS
2 3 (8.33%) SaaS
2 3 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (88.89%) SAN
2 10 (27.78%) DNS
3 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 8 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (19.44%) VLAN
5 6 (16.67%) DHCP
5 6 (16.67%) LDAP
6 5 (13.89%) LAN
7 3 (8.33%) WAN
8 2 (5.56%) IPsec
8 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
8 2 (5.56%) BIG-IP
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.56%) Wireshark
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (5.56%) Network Security
8 2 (5.56%) Firewall
8 2 (5.56%) Wireless
8 2 (5.56%) Internet
8 2 (5.56%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 5 (13.89%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) Storage Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Backup Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Django
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Replication
2 4 (11.11%) Open Source
2 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.11%) Physics
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) FMCG
3 2 (5.56%) Blog
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.78%) LPAR
4 1 (2.78%) DLPAR
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Solaris
2 8 (22.22%) UNIX
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 7 (19.44%) AIX
4 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 4 (11.11%) Debian
4 4 (11.11%) OpenBSD
4 4 (11.11%) FreeBSD
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) HPUX
5 1 (2.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Migration
2 8 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 8 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 7 (19.44%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (19.44%) Data Protection
4 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL
8 1 (2.78%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (2.78%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) Python
1 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.56%) Perl
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) IBM Certification
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) CCIE
3 2 (5.56%) CCNP
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (36.11%) Hyper-V
3 8 (22.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 8 (22.22%) NFS
4 7 (19.44%) SRDF
5 5 (13.89%) vSphere
6 4 (11.11%) Samba
6 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 4 (11.11%) KVM
6 4 (11.11%) Ceph
7 2 (5.56%) Veritas File System
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.78%) PowerHA
8 1 (2.78%) vCloud
8 1 (2.78%) GPFS
8 1 (2.78%) Firmware
8 1 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
1 4 (11.11%) SCOM
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) Cacti
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) VMware
2 15 (41.67%) NetApp
2 15 (41.67%) Cisco
3 13 (36.11%) EMC
4 12 (33.33%) Brocade
5 11 (30.56%) Hitachi
5 11 (30.56%) HP
5 11 (30.56%) IBM
6 8 (22.22%) Fujitsu
7 7 (19.44%) Veritas
7 7 (19.44%) Sun
8 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.33%) Oracle
9 3 (8.33%) SAP
10 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
10 2 (5.56%) Crossbeam
10 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
10 2 (5.56%) Juniper
10 2 (5.56%) F5
11 1 (2.78%) Red Hat