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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 138 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs citing NAS 5 17 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.22% 0.85% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% 3.79% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 55
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
485 448 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.90% 22.43% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 388 310 491
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
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
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 September 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 - 4 £60,000 - 1
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 28 (96.55%) SAN
2 17 (58.62%) HP
2 17 (58.62%) NetApp
3 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
4 14 (48.28%) EMC
4 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) Migration
6 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
7 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
7 10 (34.48%) IBM
7 10 (34.48%) SQL
7 10 (34.48%) ITIL
7 10 (34.48%) Windows
7 10 (34.48%) Replication
7 10 (34.48%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (31.03%) UNIX
8 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
9 8 (27.59%) Cisco
9 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
9 8 (27.59%) Data Protection
9 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (27.59%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
10 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (24.14%) WatchGuard
10 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
10 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (24.14%) Linux

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
3 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (13.79%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (10.34%) SAS
6 3 (10.34%) Lync
6 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) SAN
2 10 (34.48%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (20.69%) Firewall
4 5 (17.24%) iSCSI
5 4 (13.79%) LDAP
6 3 (10.34%) VLAN
6 3 (10.34%) NetScaler
7 2 (6.90%) DNS
7 2 (6.90%) LAN
7 2 (6.90%) WAN
8 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.45%) VPN
8 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Junior
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Junior Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Storage Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Backup Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Backup Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Replication
2 6 (20.69%) Clustering
3 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (10.34%) CLARiiON
5 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.45%) Open Source
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (3.45%) Firmware
6 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.45%) Physics
6 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) UNIX
3 7 (24.14%) Linux
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (13.79%) Solaris
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.45%) AIX
7 1 (3.45%) FreeBSD
7 1 (3.45%) Debian
7 1 (3.45%) OpenBSD
7 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Migration
2 10 (34.48%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) Data Protection
3 8 (27.59%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
5 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (20.69%) Network Design
6 5 (17.24%) Capacity Management
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
7 4 (13.79%) Performance Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
8 3 (10.34%) Product Management
8 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
8 3 (10.34%) Data Security
8 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.90%) Time Management
10 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
10 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.79%) VB
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VBScript
6 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) CCNA
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (20.69%) IBM Certification
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (20.69%) MCITP
2 3 (10.34%) MCP
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) CCNP
2 3 (10.34%) VCP4
2 3 (10.34%) NCDA
2 3 (10.34%) NCIE
2 3 (10.34%) VCAP
2 3 (10.34%) VCP5
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) MCTS
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
3 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
4 5 (17.24%) NFS
4 5 (17.24%) SRDF
4 5 (17.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 5 (17.24%) KVM
5 4 (13.79%) vSphere
5 4 (13.79%) Veritas File System
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (10.34%) XenApp
6 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Sendmail
7 1 (3.45%) Samba
7 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) SCOM
3 3 (10.34%) PureDisk
3 3 (10.34%) Tivoli
3 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.45%) OpenView
4 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (3.45%) Puppet
4 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) HP
1 17 (58.62%) NetApp
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 14 (48.28%) EMC
3 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) IBM
5 8 (27.59%) Cisco
6 7 (24.14%) Sun
6 7 (24.14%) WatchGuard
7 6 (20.69%) Brocade
7 6 (20.69%) Veritas
8 5 (17.24%) Hitachi
8 5 (17.24%) Fujitsu
9 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
9 4 (13.79%) CommVault
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) SAP
10 3 (10.34%) Dell
10 3 (10.34%) Citrix
10 3 (10.34%) Juniper
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