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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 145 147 114
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -33
Permanent jobs citing NAS 35 29 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.05% 0.89% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 4.76% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 22
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
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
630 609 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.85% 18.77% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 494 438 435
Average salary £43,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
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 24 December 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in Leeds

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 85 (79.44%) VMware
2 81 (75.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (71.03%) NetApp
4 74 (69.16%) Active Directory
5 71 (66.36%) SAN
6 58 (54.21%) Windows
7 57 (53.27%) Cisco
8 54 (50.47%) IBM
9 51 (47.66%) HP
10 48 (44.86%) ITIL
10 48 (44.86%) Load Balancing
11 47 (43.93%) Linux
12 42 (39.25%) EMC
12 42 (39.25%) F5
13 41 (38.32%) MS Exchange
13 41 (38.32%) Citrix
14 39 (36.45%) Microsoft
15 37 (34.58%) VMware ESX
15 37 (34.58%) XenApp
15 37 (34.58%) Exchange Server 2010
16 36 (33.64%) SQL Server
16 36 (33.64%) UNIX
16 36 (33.64%) TOGAF
17 34 (31.78%) E-Commerce
17 34 (31.78%) Clustering
17 34 (31.78%) Windows Server 2008
17 34 (31.78%) SQL Server 2008
18 31 (28.97%) Exchange Server 2007
18 31 (28.97%) Change Control
19 30 (28.04%) SQL Server 2005

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (38.32%) MS Exchange
2 37 (34.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (28.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (20.56%) Office Communications Server
5 15 (14.02%) Apache
6 13 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (9.35%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.74%) IIS
9 3 (2.80%) Lync
9 3 (2.80%) Node.js
9 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.93%) nginx
11 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (23.36%) MS Office
2 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 71 (66.36%) SAN
2 17 (15.89%) VPN
3 15 (14.02%) Firewall
4 13 (12.15%) Internet
5 7 (6.54%) DNS
6 6 (5.61%) Unified Communications
7 4 (3.74%) Network Security
8 3 (2.80%) FWSM
8 3 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.80%) DHCP
8 3 (2.80%) Wireless
9 2 (1.87%) VLAN
10 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.64%) SQL Server
2 34 (31.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (28.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (10.28%) MySQL
5 7 (6.54%) RDBMS
5 7 (6.54%) Informix
5 7 (6.54%) Redis
5 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (6.54%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.80%) Ingres
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Subversion
1 7 (6.54%) JIRA
1 7 (6.54%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.54%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.74%) Hudson
3 1 (0.93%) MSI
General
1 8 (7.48%) Games
2 6 (5.61%) Retail
3 1 (0.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (40.19%) Architect
1 43 (40.19%) Infrastructure Architect
2 17 (15.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (14.95%) Technical Engineer
4 12 (11.21%) Infrastructure Designer
4 12 (11.21%) Designer
4 12 (11.21%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (11.21%) Technical Designer
5 11 (10.28%) Consultant
6 7 (6.54%) Technical Architect
6 7 (6.54%) Team Leader
6 7 (6.54%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Storage Consultant
8 5 (4.67%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.67%) Administrator
8 5 (4.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
9 4 (3.74%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (3.74%) Middleware
3 3 (2.80%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.93%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (31.78%) Clustering
2 17 (15.89%) Enterprise Storage
3 12 (11.21%) IBM XIV
4 5 (4.67%) NHS
5 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.80%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.87%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.93%) CMDB
8 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 58 (54.21%) Windows
2 47 (43.93%) Linux
3 36 (33.64%) UNIX
4 34 (31.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (27.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (13.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (8.41%) Solaris
8 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.87%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.86%) ITIL
1 48 (44.86%) Load Balancing
2 36 (33.64%) TOGAF
3 34 (31.78%) E-Commerce
4 31 (28.97%) Change Control
5 28 (26.17%) Technical Architecture
6 15 (14.02%) Project Management
7 12 (11.21%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (7.48%) Change Management
8 8 (7.48%) Migration
9 6 (5.61%) Network Load Balancing
9 6 (5.61%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.61%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.61%) E-Discovery
10 5 (4.67%) Workflow
11 4 (3.74%) Line Management
11 4 (3.74%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.74%) Performance Management
11 4 (3.74%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.02%) Shell Script
2 11 (10.28%) Perl
2 11 (10.28%) PHP
2 11 (10.28%) Bash Shell
3 9 (8.41%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (8.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (7.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (7.48%) CISSP
3 8 (7.48%) CCIE
3 8 (7.48%) CCSP
3 8 (7.48%) CCNP
4 5 (4.67%) MCSE
4 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.74%) MCSA
5 4 (3.74%) CCA
5 4 (3.74%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (3.74%) Degree
5 4 (3.74%) CCDE
5 4 (3.74%) CCEE
5 4 (3.74%) CCAA
5 4 (3.74%) CCIA
6 3 (2.80%) MCITP
7 2 (1.87%) MCTS
7 2 (1.87%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.63%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (75.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (69.16%) Active Directory
3 37 (34.58%) VMware ESX
3 37 (34.58%) XenApp
4 26 (24.30%) XenServer
5 12 (11.21%) vSphere
6 8 (7.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (5.61%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.61%) Hyper-V
8 5 (4.67%) Squid
9 3 (2.80%) Samba
10 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.93%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (13.08%) Opsview
2 11 (10.28%) Graphite
2 11 (10.28%) Nagios
3 10 (9.35%) NetBackup
4 7 (6.54%) Cacti
4 7 (6.54%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (5.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (4.67%) Puppet
6 5 (4.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (3.74%) SCCM
7 4 (3.74%) XenMobile
8 3 (2.80%) Salt
9 2 (1.87%) SCOM
9 2 (1.87%) WSUS
10 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 85 (79.44%) VMware
2 76 (71.03%) NetApp
3 57 (53.27%) Cisco
4 54 (50.47%) IBM
5 51 (47.66%) HP
6 42 (39.25%) EMC
6 42 (39.25%) F5
7 41 (38.32%) Citrix
8 39 (36.45%) Microsoft
9 28 (26.17%) CommVault
10 22 (20.56%) AppSense
11 16 (14.95%) Symantec
12 14 (13.08%) Red Hat
13 8 (7.48%) Oracle
13 8 (7.48%) Veritas
14 7 (6.54%) SolarWinds
15 6 (5.61%) Postini
16 5 (4.67%) Kaspersky
16 5 (4.67%) Riverbed
16 5 (4.67%) 3PAR
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