The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 168 172 175
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing NAS 7 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.52% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 3.26% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 13
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.89%
NAS
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
489 644 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.98% 16.01% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 425 534 436
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £50,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NAS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

NAS Salary Trend in Manchester

NAS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in Manchester

NAS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 4 £25,000 -
Altrincham - 1 - - 2
Oldham - 1 £30,000 -
NAS
North West

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 23 (100.00%) SAN
2 21 (91.30%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) VMware
4 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (56.52%) DNS
6 12 (52.17%) HP
6 12 (52.17%) MCSE
6 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
8 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
8 9 (39.13%) Linux
9 8 (34.78%) SAP
9 8 (34.78%) Citrix
9 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
9 8 (34.78%) Finance
9 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
9 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
10 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
11 6 (26.09%) DHCP
11 6 (26.09%) CCNA
11 6 (26.09%) ITIL
11 6 (26.09%) Solaris
11 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (26.09%) Terminal Services
11 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
11 6 (26.09%) Veeam
11 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
11 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
2 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Line 500
1 2 (8.70%) MFGPRO
1 2 (8.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) SAN
2 13 (56.52%) DNS
3 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
4 6 (26.09%) DHCP
5 4 (17.39%) Broadband
6 3 (13.04%) LAN
6 3 (13.04%) WAN
7 2 (8.70%) LDAP
7 2 (8.70%) MPLS
7 2 (8.70%) OpenVPN
7 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (8.70%) Telnet
7 2 (8.70%) VoIP
7 2 (8.70%) VPN
7 2 (8.70%) Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) Firewall
8 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
1 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
2 5 (21.74%) Law
2 5 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Administrator
1 7 (30.43%) IT Administrator
1 7 (30.43%) IT Systems Administrator
1 7 (30.43%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Support Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) VMware Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Wintel Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Wintel Support
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Operations Manager
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 6 (26.09%) HP StoreVirtual
3 5 (21.74%) Clustering
4 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
5 6 (26.09%) Solaris
6 5 (21.74%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (17.39%) AIX
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (8.70%) CentOS
9 2 (8.70%) Debian
9 2 (8.70%) Unix
9 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (21.74%) Line Management
3 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (8.70%) ERP
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.70%) ITSM
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security
5 1 (4.35%) Release Management
5 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) MCSE
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) CCNA
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (21.74%) MCITP
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Terminal Services
2 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
1 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) HP
3 8 (34.78%) Citrix
3 8 (34.78%) SAP
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Veeam
6 5 (21.74%) Sun
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco
8 2 (8.70%) Avaya
8 2 (8.70%) Epicor
8 2 (8.70%) Mitel
8 2 (8.70%) NetApp
8 2 (8.70%) NETGEAR
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle
8 2 (8.70%) QAD
8 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
8 2 (8.70%) Sage
8 2 (8.70%) Sophos
8 2 (8.70%) Symantec
9 1 (4.35%) AppSense
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Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
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