The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 51 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.90% - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% - 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +5.00%
NAS
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 63 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.33% 13.82% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 82 53 75
Average salary £33,500 £29,339 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.18% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

NAS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

NAS Salary Trend in Lancashire

NAS
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lytham St Annes - 1 £46,000 -
NAS
North West

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 11 (100.00%) SLA
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 10 (90.91%) iSCSI
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) Office 365
2 10 (90.91%) Software Deployment
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (90.91%) Service Desk Management
2 10 (90.91%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (90.91%) Service Delivery
2 10 (90.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (90.91%) Telecoms
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Vista
2 10 (90.91%) Resource Management
2 10 (90.91%) Life Science
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Internet
2 10 (90.91%) MS Office
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) MCSE
2 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 10 (90.91%) Windows XP
2 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (90.91%) DECT
2 10 (90.91%) VoIP
2 10 (90.91%) DHCP
2 10 (90.91%) Ethernet

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
1 10 (90.91%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Office
1 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DECT
1 10 (90.91%) VoIP
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
1 10 (90.91%) Ethernet
1 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
1 10 (90.91%) Internet
1 10 (90.91%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
General
1 10 (90.91%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Operations Manager
1 6 (54.55%) IT Operations Manager
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support Manager
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (36.36%) Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Windows XP
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Vista
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 10 (90.91%) Service Delivery
2 10 (90.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (90.91%) Resource Management
2 10 (90.91%) Software Deployment
2 10 (90.91%) Service Desk Management
2 10 (90.91%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) MCSE
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) IBM