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 23 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 127 111 131
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing NAS 18 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.72% 1.55% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 5.98% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 36 14
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £27,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
648 686 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.74% 25.94% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 438 545 442
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
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 23 April 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 23 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
Watford -4 12 £50,000 +10.49%
Welwyn Garden City +11 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £55,500 -
NAS
East of England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 25 (100.00%) SAN
2 16 (64.00%) HP
3 14 (56.00%) Cisco
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
3 14 (56.00%) VMware
3 14 (56.00%) Hyper-V
3 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (52.00%) EMC
4 13 (52.00%) NetApp
4 13 (52.00%) Windows
5 11 (44.00%) MCSE
5 11 (44.00%) Citrix
5 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (44.00%) Firewall
5 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (44.00%) WatchGuard
5 11 (44.00%) iSCSI
6 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (36.00%) Dell
7 8 (32.00%) CCNP
7 8 (32.00%) CCNA
7 8 (32.00%) IBM
7 8 (32.00%) SAS
7 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) Juniper
7 8 (32.00%) Migration
7 8 (32.00%) XenApp
7 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (32.00%) Lync
3 8 (32.00%) SAS
3 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (28.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (16.00%) Apache
7 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 11 (44.00%) iSCSI
3 8 (32.00%) NetScaler
4 5 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (16.00%) Internet
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (12.00%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (12.00%) SSL
7 2 (8.00%) LAN
7 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (4.00%) DHCP
8 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.00%) DNS
8 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Project Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Storage Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Backup Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) IT Support
7 1 (4.00%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (16.00%) Smartphone
1 4 (16.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
3 2 (8.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (8.00%) Symmetrix
3 2 (8.00%) EMC Centera
3 2 (8.00%) Celerra
3 2 (8.00%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) UNIX
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Migration
1 8 (32.00%) Network Design
2 5 (20.00%) Time Management
2 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) VB
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) MCSE
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (32.00%) CCNP
3 8 (32.00%) CCNA
3 8 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (32.00%) MCITP
3 8 (32.00%) NCDA
3 8 (32.00%) NCIE
3 8 (32.00%) VCAP
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (32.00%) XenApp
3 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
3 8 (32.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.00%) KVM
4 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) SCCM
1 8 (32.00%) SCOM
2 3 (12.00%) WSUS
2 3 (12.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) HP
2 14 (56.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (52.00%) EMC
3 13 (52.00%) NetApp
4 11 (44.00%) WatchGuard
4 11 (44.00%) Citrix
5 9 (36.00%) Dell
6 8 (32.00%) Juniper
6 8 (32.00%) IBM
7 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (12.00%) 3PAR
9 3 (12.00%) Sun
9 3 (12.00%) CommVault
10 2 (8.00%) Brocade
10 2 (8.00%) Oracle