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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 115 132 143
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs citing NAS 69 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.83% 1.04% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.40% 5.82% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 10
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.76%
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
932 481 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.75% 17.80% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 642 361 393
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 1 October 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in Leeds

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 108 (88.52%) VMware
2 99 (81.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (79.51%) NetApp
4 83 (68.03%) Active Directory
5 74 (60.66%) SAN
6 71 (58.20%) IBM
7 66 (54.10%) HP
8 65 (53.28%) Cisco
9 64 (52.46%) Load Balancing
10 62 (50.82%) Windows
11 57 (46.72%) Linux
11 57 (46.72%) EMC
12 55 (45.08%) ITIL
13 53 (43.44%) F5
14 52 (42.62%) VMware ESX
15 49 (40.16%) TOGAF
16 43 (35.25%) E-Commerce
16 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
17 40 (32.79%) MS Exchange
18 39 (31.97%) SQL Server
19 37 (30.33%) Clustering
20 35 (28.69%) UNIX
20 35 (28.69%) Citrix
20 35 (28.69%) SQL Server 2005
20 35 (28.69%) SQL Server 2008
21 34 (27.87%) XenApp
22 33 (27.05%) Windows Server 2008
23 32 (26.23%) Windows Server 2003
24 31 (25.41%) CommVault
24 31 (25.41%) Exchange Server 2007

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 40 (32.79%) MS Exchange
2 31 (25.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 31 (25.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (23.77%) Office Communications Server
4 19 (15.57%) Apache
5 9 (7.38%) Tomcat
6 7 (5.74%) IIS
6 7 (5.74%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.46%) Lync
9 2 (1.64%) OpenROAD
9 2 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.64%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.82%) nginx
10 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (23.77%) MS Office
2 10 (8.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (60.66%) SAN
2 22 (18.03%) Internet
3 19 (15.57%) Firewall
4 11 (9.02%) DNS
5 10 (8.20%) VPN
6 3 (2.46%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.64%) DHCP
7 2 (1.64%) Intranet
7 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.82%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.82%) MPLS
8 1 (0.82%) Wireless
8 1 (0.82%) IPsec
8 1 (0.82%) ISDN
8 1 (0.82%) VoIP
8 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (31.97%) SQL Server
2 35 (28.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 35 (28.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (13.93%) MySQL
4 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.20%) RDBMS
5 9 (7.38%) Redis
6 8 (6.56%) Informix
7 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.46%) Ingres
9 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.82%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Jenkins
1 8 (6.56%) Hudson
1 8 (6.56%) Git (software)
1 8 (6.56%) Subversion
1 8 (6.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.82%) MSI
General
1 10 (8.20%) Retail
2 8 (6.56%) Games
3 2 (1.64%) Finance
4 1 (0.82%) Local Government
4 1 (0.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (41.80%) Infrastructure Architect
1 51 (41.80%) Architect
2 21 (17.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (14.75%) Technical Designer
3 18 (14.75%) Designer
3 18 (14.75%) Infrastructure Designer
4 14 (11.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (9.02%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (9.02%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.38%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
7 8 (6.56%) Engineering Manager
7 8 (6.56%) Consultant
7 8 (6.56%) Administrator
8 6 (4.92%) DBA
9 5 (4.10%) Storage Consultant
9 5 (4.10%) SQL DBA
10 4 (3.28%) Senior Technical Engineer
11 3 (2.46%) Backup Consultant
11 3 (2.46%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.56%) RabbitMQ
1 8 (6.56%) Middleware
2 1 (0.82%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.82%) LAMP
2 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (30.33%) Clustering
2 22 (18.03%) Enterprise Storage
3 17 (13.93%) IBM XIV
4 5 (4.10%) NHS
5 3 (2.46%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.82%) iSeries
7 1 (0.82%) CMDB
7 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.82%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 62 (50.82%) Windows
2 57 (46.72%) Linux
3 35 (28.69%) UNIX
4 33 (27.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (26.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (16.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (9.84%) Solaris
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.82%) CentOS
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (52.46%) Load Balancing
2 55 (45.08%) ITIL
3 49 (40.16%) TOGAF
4 43 (35.25%) E-Commerce
5 31 (25.41%) Technical Architecture
5 31 (25.41%) Change Control
6 22 (18.03%) Project Management
7 20 (16.39%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (9.02%) Change Management
9 9 (7.38%) Performance Management
10 8 (6.56%) Line Management
10 8 (6.56%) Network Architecture
10 8 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.10%) Workflow
12 4 (3.28%) Service Delivery
12 4 (3.28%) Memory Management
12 4 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (2.46%) Migration
14 2 (1.64%) Business Continuity
14 2 (1.64%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.57%) Shell Script
2 17 (13.93%) Bash Shell
2 17 (13.93%) Perl
2 17 (13.93%) PHP
3 10 (8.20%) SQL
4 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (7.38%) CCNP
4 8 (6.56%) CCDE
4 8 (6.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (6.56%) CISSP
4 8 (6.56%) CCIE
4 8 (6.56%) CCSP
5 6 (4.92%) Degree
6 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.28%) MCSE
6 4 (3.28%) MCITP
7 3 (2.46%) VCAP
8 2 (1.64%) MCSA
8 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.64%) MCTS
9 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.82%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (81.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (68.03%) Active Directory
3 52 (42.62%) VMware ESX
4 34 (27.87%) XenApp
5 29 (23.77%) XenServer
6 22 (18.03%) vSphere
7 10 (8.20%) Squid
8 8 (6.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (4.10%) Hyper-V
10 2 (1.64%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.82%) Samba
11 1 (0.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (13.93%) Opsview
1 17 (13.93%) Nagios
2 12 (9.84%) NetBackup
3 9 (7.38%) Puppet
4 8 (6.56%) SolarWinds Orion
4 8 (6.56%) Cacti
5 6 (4.92%) SCCM
6 4 (3.28%) SCOM
7 2 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.64%) WSUS
8 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 108 (88.52%) VMware
2 97 (79.51%) NetApp
3 71 (58.20%) IBM
4 66 (54.10%) HP
5 65 (53.28%) Cisco
6 57 (46.72%) EMC
7 53 (43.44%) F5
8 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
9 35 (28.69%) Citrix
10 31 (25.41%) CommVault
11 29 (23.77%) AppSense
12 20 (16.39%) Red Hat
13 14 (11.48%) Symantec
14 13 (10.66%) Oracle
15 9 (7.38%) Riverbed
16 8 (6.56%) SolarWinds
16 8 (6.56%) Veritas
17 5 (4.10%) Brocade
17 5 (4.10%) 3PAR
18 2 (1.64%) Intel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £75,000 to £150,000 per annum Car Allowance, Private Health, Pens
Posted: 5 days ago