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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 81 95 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Permanent jobs citing NAS 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.26% 0.23% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 0.95% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £32,500 £43,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -20.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.45%
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
135 210 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.37% 24.42% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 119 192 81
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 16 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
1 11 (100.00%) NetApp
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (90.91%) Veeam
2 10 (90.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Installations Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) NetApp
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Veeam