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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 137 148 127
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing NAS 37 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.00% 0.93% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.43% 5.49% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 16
Average salary £39,250 £36,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.02% +19.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,300 £45,000
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
682 619 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.45% 16.89% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 549 475 356
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 March 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Leeds

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 57 (80.28%) Windows
1 57 (80.28%) SAN
2 48 (67.61%) Active Directory
2 48 (67.61%) Linux
3 47 (66.20%) VMware
4 46 (64.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 42 (59.15%) MS Exchange
5 42 (59.15%) Citrix
6 40 (56.34%) NetApp
6 40 (56.34%) XenApp
7 39 (54.93%) Microsoft
7 39 (54.93%) SQL Server
8 38 (53.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (53.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 35 (49.30%) UNIX
10 34 (47.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (45.07%) Exchange Server 2007
11 32 (45.07%) Change Control
12 30 (42.25%) VPN
13 27 (38.03%) Clustering
14 25 (35.21%) SQL Server 2005
15 23 (32.39%) CommVault
15 23 (32.39%) Exchange Server 2013
16 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (29.58%) SLA
16 21 (29.58%) Technical Architecture
16 21 (29.58%) Symantec
17 19 (26.76%) SQL Server 2012
18 17 (23.94%) Service Delivery
18 17 (23.94%) MS Excel

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 42 (59.15%) MS Exchange
2 38 (53.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (45.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (32.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (15.49%) Apache
6 8 (11.27%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
8 4 (5.63%) IIS
8 4 (5.63%) nginx
9 3 (4.23%) Node.js
10 2 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (23.94%) MS Office
1 17 (23.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (80.28%) SAN
2 30 (42.25%) VPN
3 12 (16.90%) Network Security
4 11 (15.49%) Firewall
5 10 (14.08%) DNS
5 10 (14.08%) Internet
6 9 (12.68%) Unified Communications
7 6 (8.45%) VLAN
8 4 (5.63%) Ethernet
8 4 (5.63%) SSL
8 4 (5.63%) PBX
9 3 (4.23%) WAN
9 3 (4.23%) MPLS
9 3 (4.23%) IP Telephony
9 3 (4.23%) FWSM
9 3 (4.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.82%) Wireless
10 2 (2.82%) DHCP
11 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (54.93%) SQL Server
2 38 (53.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (35.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (26.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (15.49%) MySQL
6 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.63%) Redis
6 4 (5.63%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.23%) Riak
7 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.23%) Ingres
7 3 (4.23%) Informix
8 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.41%) DTS
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) JIRA
2 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.63%) Games
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Technical Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (18.31%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (15.49%) Architect
5 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (11.27%) Consultant
6 8 (11.27%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Team Leader
8 5 (7.04%) Server Support
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (5.63%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Designer
9 4 (5.63%) Designer
9 4 (5.63%) Administrator
9 4 (5.63%) Technical Support
9 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) Web Services
2 3 (4.23%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (4.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (38.03%) Clustering
2 5 (7.04%) CMDB
2 5 (7.04%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (7.04%) IBM XIV
2 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 57 (80.28%) Windows
2 48 (67.61%) Linux
3 35 (49.30%) UNIX
4 34 (47.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.63%) CentOS
8 4 (5.63%) Solaris
9 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) Change Control
2 21 (29.58%) Technical Architecture
3 17 (23.94%) Service Delivery
4 11 (15.49%) ITIL
4 11 (15.49%) Load Balancing
5 6 (8.45%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.45%) TOGAF
5 6 (8.45%) E-Discovery
5 6 (8.45%) Migration
5 6 (8.45%) Project Management
6 4 (5.63%) Build Automation
6 4 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.63%) Change Management
6 4 (5.63%) Network Design
6 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.82%) BCP
8 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.49%) Shell Script
2 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.27%) PHP
4 5 (7.04%) SQL
5 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.63%) Perl
6 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) CCA
1 8 (11.27%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (11.27%) CCEE
1 8 (11.27%) CCAA
1 8 (11.27%) CCIA
2 4 (5.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (5.63%) CISSP
2 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.63%) CCIE
2 4 (5.63%) CCSP
2 4 (5.63%) CCNP
3 3 (4.23%) ISEB
3 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.82%) MCP
4 2 (2.82%) MCSE
4 2 (2.82%) MCSA
5 1 (1.41%) Degree
5 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (29.58%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (67.61%) Active Directory
2 46 (64.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (56.34%) XenApp
4 16 (22.54%) XenServer
5 10 (14.08%) VMware ESX
6 8 (11.27%) XenDesktop
6 8 (11.27%) vSphere
7 4 (5.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (4.23%) Samba
8 3 (4.23%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
9 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.41%) NFS
10 1 (1.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) Opsview
2 11 (15.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (12.68%) NetBackup
4 8 (11.27%) Nagios
4 8 (11.27%) XenMobile
5 6 (8.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (5.63%) SCCM
6 4 (5.63%) SCOM
6 4 (5.63%) Graphite
7 3 (4.23%) Salt
7 3 (4.23%) Cacti
7 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (2.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (66.20%) VMware
2 42 (59.15%) Citrix
3 40 (56.34%) NetApp
4 39 (54.93%) Microsoft
5 23 (32.39%) CommVault
6 21 (29.58%) Symantec
7 16 (22.54%) Cisco
8 15 (21.13%) IBM
9 13 (18.31%) Civica
10 11 (15.49%) Kaspersky
11 10 (14.08%) HP
11 10 (14.08%) EMC
12 9 (12.68%) CheckPoint
12 9 (12.68%) F5
13 8 (11.27%) AppSense
13 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
14 7 (9.86%) Oracle
15 6 (8.45%) Postini
16 4 (5.63%) Akamai
16 4 (5.63%) Veritas
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