The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 73 86 79
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing NAS 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.13% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.20% 1.65% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Average salary £32,500 £43,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.28% -20.90%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
NAS
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
125 121 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.76% 17.16% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 110 113 111
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,354 £44,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

NAS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Leicestershire region.

NAS Salary Trend in Leicestershire

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (91.67%) NetApp
3 10 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (83.33%) Veeam
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) CCA
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (8.33%) MCSE
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (8.33%) VCAP
5 1 (8.33%) CCEE
5 1 (8.33%) CCIA
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) MCITP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Installations Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) VCAP
2 1 (8.33%) CCEE
2 1 (8.33%) CCIA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) CCA
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) NetApp
3 10 (83.33%) Veeam