The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 84 78
Permanent jobs citing NAS 0 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.66% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.21% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Average salary - £48,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
252 249 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.86% 20.68% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 229 208 161
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
South East

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 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
3 3 (42.86%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) DFS Replication
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Advertising
5 1 (14.29%) Replication

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Storage Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
1 2 (28.57%) DFS Replication
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Brocade
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
Kent
Bridge Recruitment UK Ltd
Salary: 32000-37500 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
EVAK Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
East Malling, Kent
1st Choice Jobs
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago