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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 139 147 139
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing NAS 32 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.92% 0.89% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.10% 5.04% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 14
Average salary £55,000 £38,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.73% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,750 £28,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
627 655 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.05% 17.70% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 497 517 393
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Leeds

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 61 (78.21%) Windows
2 56 (71.79%) Linux
2 56 (71.79%) Active Directory
2 56 (71.79%) SAN
2 56 (71.79%) VMware
3 52 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (60.26%) NetApp
5 46 (58.97%) Citrix
6 43 (55.13%) Microsoft
6 43 (55.13%) MS Exchange
7 41 (52.56%) XenApp
8 40 (51.28%) SQL Server
9 39 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 38 (48.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 35 (44.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 34 (43.59%) VPN
13 33 (42.31%) UNIX
14 32 (41.03%) Exchange Server 2007
14 32 (41.03%) Change Control
15 27 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
16 25 (32.05%) Cisco
17 23 (29.49%) CommVault
17 23 (29.49%) MS Excel
17 23 (29.49%) Service Delivery
18 22 (28.21%) Clustering
18 22 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
18 22 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
19 21 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
19 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
19 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 43 (55.13%) MS Exchange
2 39 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (41.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (10.26%) Apache
6 5 (6.41%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (6.41%) IIS
7 4 (5.13%) nginx
8 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
9 2 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.56%) Node.js
10 1 (1.28%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (29.49%) MS Excel
2 18 (23.08%) MS Office
3 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (71.79%) SAN
2 34 (43.59%) VPN
3 12 (15.38%) DNS
3 12 (15.38%) Network Security
4 11 (14.10%) Unified Communications
5 10 (12.82%) Firewall
6 8 (10.26%) Internet
7 6 (7.69%) VLAN
8 5 (6.41%) IP Telephony
8 5 (6.41%) MPLS
8 5 (6.41%) WAN
9 4 (5.13%) PBX
9 4 (5.13%) SSL
9 4 (5.13%) Ethernet
10 3 (3.85%) Wireless
10 3 (3.85%) VoIP
11 2 (2.56%) DHCP
11 2 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.56%) FWSM
12 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 38 (48.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (15.38%) MySQL
5 5 (6.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.41%) Riak
6 4 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.85%) Redis
7 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.56%) Informix
8 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.28%) Ingres
9 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.28%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) Subversion
2 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (5.13%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Back Office
3 2 (2.56%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Technical Engineer
2 16 (20.51%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 16 (20.51%) Infrastructure Architect
2 16 (20.51%) Architect
3 12 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (14.10%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Consultant
5 8 (10.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 6 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 5 (6.41%) Server Support
7 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Support
8 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 3 (3.85%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.85%) Coordinator
9 3 (3.85%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.56%) Administrator
10 2 (2.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) Web Services
2 3 (3.85%) COM
3 2 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) Clustering
2 5 (6.41%) CMDB
2 5 (6.41%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (3.85%) IBM XIV
3 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 61 (78.21%) Windows
2 56 (71.79%) Linux
3 35 (44.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (42.31%) UNIX
5 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.41%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.13%) CentOS
9 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.56%) Solaris
10 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Change Control
2 23 (29.49%) Service Delivery
3 21 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
4 17 (21.79%) ITIL
4 17 (21.79%) Load Balancing
5 13 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.69%) Migration
7 6 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 6 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (7.69%) E-Discovery
8 5 (6.41%) Project Management
9 4 (5.13%) Network Design
10 3 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.56%) Change Management
11 2 (2.56%) BCP
11 2 (2.56%) Build Automation
11 2 (2.56%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) Shell Script
1 8 (10.26%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.97%) PHP
3 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.85%) Perl
3 3 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) CCA
1 8 (10.26%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (10.26%) CCEE
1 8 (10.26%) CCAA
1 8 (10.26%) CCIA
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.41%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.41%) ISEB
4 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.56%) MCP
5 2 (2.56%) MCSE
5 2 (2.56%) MCSA
5 2 (2.56%) CISSP
5 2 (2.56%) CCIE
5 2 (2.56%) CCSP
5 2 (2.56%) CCNP
5 2 (2.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.28%) MCITP
6 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.64%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (71.79%) Active Directory
2 52 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (52.56%) XenApp
4 17 (21.79%) VMware ESX
5 14 (17.95%) XenServer
6 8 (10.26%) vSphere
6 8 (10.26%) XenDesktop
7 5 (6.41%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
9 2 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (1.28%) Squid
10 1 (1.28%) Samba
10 1 (1.28%) NFS
10 1 (1.28%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) Opsview
2 11 (14.10%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (10.26%) XenMobile
4 7 (8.97%) Nagios
4 7 (8.97%) NetBackup
5 6 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (5.13%) SCCM
6 4 (5.13%) SCOM
7 3 (3.85%) Graphite
8 2 (2.56%) Salt
8 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (2.56%) Cacti
8 2 (2.56%) WSUS
9 1 (1.28%) vMotion
Vendors
1 56 (71.79%) VMware
2 47 (60.26%) NetApp
3 46 (58.97%) Citrix
4 43 (55.13%) Microsoft
5 25 (32.05%) Cisco
6 23 (29.49%) CommVault
7 21 (26.92%) Symantec
8 20 (25.64%) IBM
9 17 (21.79%) EMC
10 16 (20.51%) Civica
11 15 (19.23%) HP
11 15 (19.23%) F5
12 11 (14.10%) Kaspersky
13 9 (11.54%) CheckPoint
14 8 (10.26%) Red Hat
15 7 (8.97%) Oracle
16 6 (7.69%) Postini
17 5 (6.41%) Infoblox
17 5 (6.41%) AppSense
18 4 (5.13%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 18 days ago