The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 131 135 125
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing NAS 57 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.51% 0.89% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.52% 5.19% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 11
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +15.85%
NAS
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
874 501 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.09% 17.11% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 624 385 399
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,950 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

NAS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

NAS Salary Trend in Leeds

NAS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in Leeds

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 104 (89.66%) VMware
2 95 (81.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (77.59%) NetApp
4 78 (67.24%) Active Directory
5 72 (62.07%) IBM
6 68 (58.62%) SAN
7 66 (56.90%) Cisco
7 66 (56.90%) HP
8 65 (56.03%) Load Balancing
9 58 (50.00%) Windows
10 57 (49.14%) ITIL
10 57 (49.14%) EMC
11 54 (46.55%) Linux
12 53 (45.69%) F5
13 52 (44.83%) VMware ESX
14 49 (42.24%) TOGAF
15 43 (37.07%) E-Commerce
16 38 (32.76%) Microsoft
17 36 (31.03%) MS Exchange
18 34 (29.31%) SQL Server
18 34 (29.31%) Clustering
19 33 (28.45%) UNIX
20 31 (26.72%) Citrix
21 30 (25.86%) XenApp
21 30 (25.86%) SQL Server 2005
21 30 (25.86%) SQL Server 2008
22 29 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
23 28 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
24 27 (23.28%) Exchange Server 2007
24 27 (23.28%) Office Communications Server

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 36 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 27 (23.28%) Exchange Server 2007
2 27 (23.28%) Office Communications Server
2 27 (23.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (18.10%) Apache
4 11 (9.48%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
5 7 (6.03%) IIS
6 5 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.59%) Lync
8 2 (1.72%) OpenROAD
8 2 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.86%) nginx
9 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.86%) Node.js
9 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (23.28%) MS Office
2 8 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 68 (58.62%) SAN
2 23 (19.83%) Internet
3 20 (17.24%) Firewall
4 11 (9.48%) DNS
5 9 (7.76%) VPN
6 3 (2.59%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.72%) Intranet
7 2 (1.72%) DHCP
7 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.86%) ISDN
8 1 (0.86%) VoIP
8 1 (0.86%) WAN
8 1 (0.86%) FWSM
8 1 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.86%) MPLS
8 1 (0.86%) Wireless
8 1 (0.86%) IPsec
8 1 (0.86%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 30 (25.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 30 (25.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (14.66%) MySQL
4 10 (8.62%) RDBMS
4 10 (8.62%) Redis
4 10 (8.62%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.90%) Informix
6 5 (4.31%) Ingres
7 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.86%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Subversion
1 8 (6.90%) JIRA
1 8 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 8 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.03%) Hudson
3 1 (0.86%) MSI
General
1 10 (8.62%) Retail
2 9 (7.76%) Games
3 2 (1.72%) Finance
4 1 (0.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 53 (45.69%) Architect
1 53 (45.69%) Infrastructure Architect
2 23 (19.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (12.93%) Technical Designer
3 15 (12.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (12.93%) Infrastructure Designer
3 15 (12.93%) Designer
4 12 (10.34%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (10.34%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (6.03%) Engineering Manager
6 7 (6.03%) Consultant
6 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
7 6 (5.17%) Administrator
8 5 (4.31%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.31%) Storage Consultant
9 4 (3.45%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.45%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.45%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (6.03%) Middleware
3 1 (0.86%) LAMP
3 1 (0.86%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.86%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.31%) Clustering
2 23 (19.83%) Enterprise Storage
3 18 (15.52%) IBM XIV
4 9 (7.76%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (4.31%) NHS
6 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.86%) IVR
8 1 (0.86%) CMDB
8 1 (0.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 58 (50.00%) Windows
2 54 (46.55%) Linux
3 33 (28.45%) UNIX
4 28 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (23.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (18.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (12.07%) Solaris
8 1 (0.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (56.03%) Load Balancing
2 57 (49.14%) ITIL
3 49 (42.24%) TOGAF
4 43 (37.07%) E-Commerce
5 29 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 27 (23.28%) Change Control
7 22 (18.97%) Project Management
8 19 (16.38%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (11.21%) Change Management
10 9 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.03%) Line Management
11 7 (6.03%) Performance Management
11 7 (6.03%) Network Architecture
12 5 (4.31%) Workflow
13 3 (2.59%) Migration
13 3 (2.59%) Service Delivery
13 3 (2.59%) Capacity Planning
14 2 (1.72%) Memory Management
14 2 (1.72%) Build Automation
14 2 (1.72%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.10%) Shell Script
2 17 (14.66%) Bash Shell
2 17 (14.66%) Perl
2 17 (14.66%) PHP
3 8 (6.90%) SQL
4 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (8.62%) CCNP
2 10 (8.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (7.76%) CISSP
3 9 (7.76%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (7.76%) CCIE
3 9 (7.76%) CCSP
4 7 (6.03%) CCDE
5 6 (5.17%) Degree
6 3 (2.59%) MCSE
6 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.59%) MCITP
7 2 (1.72%) VCAP
7 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.72%) MCSA
7 2 (1.72%) MCTS
8 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.86%) CCNA
8 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 95 (81.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (67.24%) Active Directory
3 52 (44.83%) VMware ESX
4 30 (25.86%) XenApp
5 27 (23.28%) XenServer
6 21 (18.10%) vSphere
7 10 (8.62%) Squid
8 9 (7.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (4.31%) Hyper-V
10 3 (2.59%) Samba
11 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.86%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (14.66%) Nagios
1 17 (14.66%) Opsview
2 13 (11.21%) NetBackup
3 8 (6.90%) Cacti
3 8 (6.90%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (6.90%) Puppet
4 6 (5.17%) SCCM
5 4 (3.45%) SCOM
6 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.86%) Salt
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 104 (89.66%) VMware
2 90 (77.59%) NetApp
3 72 (62.07%) IBM
4 66 (56.90%) HP
4 66 (56.90%) Cisco
5 57 (49.14%) EMC
6 53 (45.69%) F5
7 38 (32.76%) Microsoft
8 31 (26.72%) Citrix
9 27 (23.28%) CommVault
9 27 (23.28%) AppSense
10 21 (18.10%) Red Hat
11 15 (12.93%) Oracle
12 11 (9.48%) Symantec
13 9 (7.76%) Veritas
14 8 (6.90%) Riverbed
14 8 (6.90%) SolarWinds
15 5 (4.31%) 3PAR
15 5 (4.31%) Brocade
16 2 (1.72%) Intel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago