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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 58 50
Permanent jobs citing NAS 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich - 0.58% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.28% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £30,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
96 61 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.47% 17.58% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 58 41 67
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
2 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Identity Management
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Benchmarking
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) IPv4

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) ADSL
2 1 (16.67%) ISDN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) IPv4
2 1 (16.67%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Benchmarking
1 5 (83.33%) Identity Management
1 5 (83.33%) Asset Management
1 5 (83.33%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
3 1 (16.67%) NETGEAR