The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 107 98 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -30
Permanent jobs citing NAS 1 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.091% 0.63% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 3.52% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 10
Average salary £51,875 £52,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +26.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £46,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.16% +10.00%
NAS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
243 199 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.13% 17.80% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 221 188 154
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

NAS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

NAS Salary Trend in Kent

NAS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Citrix Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago