The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 36 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.24% - 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.06% - 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £55,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
NAS
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 54 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 23.02% 17.03% 17.32%
Number of salaries quoted 45 48 64
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

NAS
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

NAS Salary Trend in Ipswich

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 13 (100.00%) IIS
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (84.62%) Asset Management
2 11 (84.62%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (84.62%) Load Balancing
2 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 11 (84.62%) SIEM
2 11 (84.62%) Clustering
2 11 (84.62%) Identity Management
2 11 (84.62%) Middleware
2 11 (84.62%) Benchmarking
2 11 (84.62%) Citrix
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) WAN
2 11 (84.62%) LAN
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
3 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 2 (15.38%) SCOM
3 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 13 (100.00%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) WAN
2 11 (84.62%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Infrastructure Architect
1 11 (84.62%) Architect
2 9 (69.23%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) WSH
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Asset Management
1 11 (84.62%) Penetration Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (84.62%) Load Balancing
1 11 (84.62%) SIEM
1 11 (84.62%) Identity Management
1 11 (84.62%) Benchmarking
2 2 (15.38%) Validation
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Citrix
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft