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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 139 139 118
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs citing NAS 41 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.12% 0.97% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.45% 5.45% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 19
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
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
636 606 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.40% 17.85% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 504 425 371
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,473 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £57,500 £47,500
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 27 February 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Leeds

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 67 (77.91%) SAN
2 62 (72.09%) Windows
3 61 (70.93%) VMware
4 60 (69.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 57 (66.28%) Active Directory
6 52 (60.47%) NetApp
6 52 (60.47%) Linux
7 46 (53.49%) MS Exchange
7 46 (53.49%) Citrix
8 44 (51.16%) XenApp
9 43 (50.00%) Microsoft
10 42 (48.84%) SQL Server
10 42 (48.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 42 (48.84%) Exchange Server 2010
11 41 (47.67%) UNIX
12 38 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 36 (41.86%) Change Control
13 36 (41.86%) Exchange Server 2007
14 34 (39.53%) Clustering
15 31 (36.05%) SQL Server 2005
16 28 (32.56%) VPN
17 27 (31.40%) CommVault
17 27 (31.40%) Windows Server 2003
18 26 (30.23%) Cisco
19 25 (29.07%) Technical Architecture
19 25 (29.07%) IBM
19 25 (29.07%) Symantec
20 24 (27.91%) SLA
21 23 (26.74%) MS Office
22 22 (25.58%) XenServer

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 46 (53.49%) MS Exchange
2 42 (48.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (41.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (24.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (18.60%) Apache
6 14 (16.28%) Office Communications Server
7 10 (11.63%) Tomcat
8 5 (5.81%) IIS
8 5 (5.81%) nginx
9 3 (3.49%) Node.js
10 2 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (26.74%) MS Office
2 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon S3
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (77.91%) SAN
2 28 (32.56%) VPN
3 15 (17.44%) Firewall
4 13 (15.12%) Internet
5 12 (13.95%) Network Security
6 7 (8.14%) DNS
7 6 (6.98%) Unified Communications
7 6 (6.98%) VLAN
8 4 (4.65%) Ethernet
8 4 (4.65%) SSL
8 4 (4.65%) PBX
9 3 (3.49%) FWSM
9 3 (3.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.33%) DHCP
10 2 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (48.84%) SQL Server
1 42 (48.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (36.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 17 (19.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (13.95%) MySQL
5 7 (8.14%) RDBMS
5 7 (8.14%) Informix
5 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (4.65%) Redis
7 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.49%) Ingres
8 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) JIRA
2 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.14%) Subversion
2 7 (8.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.65%) Hudson
General
1 8 (9.30%) Games
2 3 (3.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (30.23%) Technical Engineer
2 19 (22.09%) Infrastructure Architect
2 19 (22.09%) Architect
3 17 (19.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (17.44%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (12.79%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 8 (9.30%) Consultant
6 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Designer
7 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Designer
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Architect
7 7 (8.14%) Designer
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (6.98%) Administrator
8 6 (6.98%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.81%) Server Support
10 4 (4.65%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.14%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (5.81%) Web Services
3 4 (4.65%) Middleware
4 3 (3.49%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (39.53%) Clustering
2 9 (10.47%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (10.47%) IBM XIV
3 5 (5.81%) CMDB
4 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 62 (72.09%) Windows
2 52 (60.47%) Linux
3 41 (47.67%) UNIX
4 38 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (31.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (6.98%) Solaris
9 4 (4.65%) CentOS
10 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.86%) Change Control
2 25 (29.07%) Technical Architecture
3 20 (23.26%) Load Balancing
4 17 (19.77%) ITIL
5 16 (18.60%) Service Delivery
6 12 (13.95%) TOGAF
7 11 (12.79%) E-Commerce
8 10 (11.63%) Project Management
9 8 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.98%) Network Load Balancing
10 6 (6.98%) Problem Management
10 6 (6.98%) Migration
10 6 (6.98%) E-Discovery
11 4 (4.65%) Performance Management
11 4 (4.65%) Network Architecture
11 4 (4.65%) Build Automation
11 4 (4.65%) Line Management
11 4 (4.65%) Change Management
11 4 (4.65%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.60%) Shell Script
2 12 (13.95%) PHP
3 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.30%) Bash Shell
4 8 (9.30%) Perl
5 4 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) CCIE
1 8 (9.30%) CCSP
1 8 (9.30%) CCNP
1 8 (9.30%) CCA
1 8 (9.30%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (9.30%) CISSP
1 8 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (9.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (9.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (9.30%) CCEE
1 8 (9.30%) CCAA
1 8 (9.30%) CCIA
2 4 (4.65%) CCDE
3 2 (2.33%) MCP
3 2 (2.33%) MCSE
3 2 (2.33%) MCSA
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (27.91%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (69.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (66.28%) Active Directory
3 44 (51.16%) XenApp
4 22 (25.58%) XenServer
5 16 (18.60%) VMware ESX
6 12 (13.95%) vSphere
7 8 (9.30%) XenDesktop
7 8 (9.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (3.49%) Samba
9 2 (2.33%) Squid
9 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (19.77%) Opsview
2 13 (15.12%) NetBackup
3 12 (13.95%) Nagios
4 11 (12.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (9.30%) Graphite
5 8 (9.30%) XenMobile
6 7 (8.14%) Cacti
6 7 (8.14%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (6.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (5.81%) Puppet
9 4 (4.65%) SCCM
9 4 (4.65%) SCOM
10 3 (3.49%) Salt
11 2 (2.33%) WSUS
12 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (70.93%) VMware
2 52 (60.47%) NetApp
3 46 (53.49%) Citrix
4 43 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 27 (31.40%) CommVault
6 26 (30.23%) Cisco
7 25 (29.07%) IBM
7 25 (29.07%) Symantec
8 20 (23.26%) HP
9 19 (22.09%) F5
10 16 (18.60%) EMC
11 14 (16.28%) AppSense
12 11 (12.79%) Civica
12 11 (12.79%) Kaspersky
13 10 (11.63%) Red Hat
14 9 (10.47%) CheckPoint
15 8 (9.30%) Veritas
16 7 (8.14%) SolarWinds
17 6 (6.98%) Postini
18 5 (5.81%) Oracle
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