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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 139 145 137
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing NAS 31 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.95% 1.04% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.03% 5.59% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 34 11
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £28,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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
616 680 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.82% 18.65% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 499 542 382
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 £30,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Leeds

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 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 55 (74.32%) Windows
2 54 (72.97%) Linux
3 53 (71.62%) Active Directory
3 53 (71.62%) VMware
4 49 (66.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 48 (64.86%) SAN
6 46 (62.16%) NetApp
7 43 (58.11%) Citrix
8 41 (55.41%) Microsoft
9 37 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 37 (50.00%) MS Exchange
9 37 (50.00%) XenApp
10 34 (45.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 33 (44.59%) Exchange Server 2010
11 33 (44.59%) VPN
12 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (39.19%) UNIX
14 28 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2007
14 28 (37.84%) Change Control
15 26 (35.14%) Cisco
15 26 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2013
16 25 (33.78%) Service Delivery
17 24 (32.43%) MS Excel
18 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2012
18 23 (31.08%) SQL Server 2012
19 20 (27.03%) ITIL
19 20 (27.03%) IBM
19 20 (27.03%) EMC
19 20 (27.03%) CommVault
19 20 (27.03%) VMware ESX

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 37 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 33 (44.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.76%) Apache
5 5 (6.76%) IIS
6 4 (5.41%) nginx
7 3 (4.05%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.35%) Lync
9 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 16 (21.62%) MS Office
3 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.41%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (64.86%) SAN
2 33 (44.59%) VPN
3 12 (16.22%) DNS
3 12 (16.22%) Network Security
4 10 (13.51%) Unified Communications
5 8 (10.81%) Firewall
6 6 (8.11%) WAN
6 6 (8.11%) MPLS
6 6 (8.11%) IP Telephony
6 6 (8.11%) VLAN
7 5 (6.76%) Internet
8 4 (5.41%) Ethernet
8 4 (5.41%) PBX
8 4 (5.41%) VoIP
8 4 (5.41%) SSL
9 3 (4.05%) Wireless
10 2 (2.70%) DHCP
10 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.35%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (45.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (31.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (22.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (14.86%) MySQL
6 6 (8.11%) Riak
6 6 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.35%) Ingres
8 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.35%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 4 (5.41%) Back Office
1 4 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Technical Engineer
2 17 (22.97%) Infrastructure Architect
2 17 (22.97%) Architect
2 17 (22.97%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 8 (10.81%) Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.41%) Coordinator
6 4 (5.41%) Server Support
6 4 (5.41%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Operations Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Administrator
8 2 (2.70%) Technical Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) COM
1 4 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Clustering
2 6 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.76%) CMDB
4 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 55 (74.32%) Windows
2 54 (72.97%) Linux
3 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (39.19%) UNIX
5 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.41%) CentOS
9 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Change Control
2 25 (33.78%) Service Delivery
3 20 (27.03%) ITIL
3 20 (27.03%) Technical Architecture
4 18 (24.32%) Load Balancing
5 16 (21.62%) TOGAF
6 14 (18.92%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.41%) Migration
7 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.41%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (5.41%) Network Design
7 4 (5.41%) E-Discovery
8 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.70%) BCP
8 2 (2.70%) Project Management
8 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.70%) Coaching
9 1 (1.35%) Database Theory
9 1 (1.35%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (1.35%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.41%) PHP
2 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.70%) SQL
4 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) CCEE
1 8 (10.81%) CCAA
1 8 (10.81%) CCIA
1 8 (10.81%) CCA
1 8 (10.81%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.11%) ISEB
3 3 (4.05%) MCSE
4 2 (2.70%) MCSA
4 2 (2.70%) MCP
4 2 (2.70%) CCNA
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) MCITP
5 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (71.62%) Active Directory
2 49 (66.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (50.00%) XenApp
4 20 (27.03%) VMware ESX
5 12 (16.22%) XenServer
6 8 (10.81%) XenDesktop
7 6 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (6.76%) vSphere
9 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
9 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.35%) Samba
10 1 (1.35%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) XenMobile
1 8 (10.81%) Opsview
1 8 (10.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (6.76%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.41%) Nagios
3 4 (5.41%) SCCM
3 4 (5.41%) SCOM
3 4 (5.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.35%) vMotion
Vendors
1 53 (71.62%) VMware
2 46 (62.16%) NetApp
3 43 (58.11%) Citrix
4 41 (55.41%) Microsoft
5 26 (35.14%) Cisco
6 20 (27.03%) IBM
6 20 (27.03%) EMC
6 20 (27.03%) CommVault
7 17 (22.97%) Civica
8 16 (21.62%) F5
8 16 (21.62%) Symantec
8 16 (21.62%) HP
9 8 (10.81%) Kaspersky
9 8 (10.81%) CheckPoint
10 7 (9.46%) Oracle
11 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
11 6 (8.11%) Infoblox
12 4 (5.41%) Dell
12 4 (5.41%) Intel
12 4 (5.41%) Sophos
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