The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 26 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 5 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.14% - 3.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.74% - 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
Average salary £67,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +9.41%
NAS
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 63 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 14.47% 34.81% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 22 60 73
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

NAS
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

NAS Salary Trend in Knutsford

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (85.71%) IronPort
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (85.71%) SMTP
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) Migration
2 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) HP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 6 (85.71%) IIS
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Migration
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec
1 6 (85.71%) IronPort
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) EMC