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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 162 151 169
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing NAS 24 45 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 1.09% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.36% 7.81% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 41 8
Average salary £58,000 £33,500 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.13% -52.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
550 576 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.28% 13.94% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 443 498 491
Average salary £35,875 £34,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.51% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
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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
Rochdale -3 4 £59,000 +13.46%
Altrincham - 2 £38,500 -
Stockport - 2 £30,000 -
Oldham - 1 £23,000 -
NAS
North West

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) SAN
2 25 (73.53%) VMware
3 24 (70.59%) Windows
4 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
4 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (52.94%) DNS
6 16 (47.06%) ITIL
7 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
8 13 (38.24%) Linux
8 13 (38.24%) Finance
9 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (35.29%) Citrix
10 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
11 9 (26.47%) IIS
11 9 (26.47%) UNIX
11 9 (26.47%) MCSE
11 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (26.47%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
12 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (20.59%) Replication
13 7 (20.59%) Clustering
13 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
13 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
13 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
14 6 (17.65%) Web Services
14 6 (17.65%) SQL
14 6 (17.65%) DHCP
14 6 (17.65%) Ethernet

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 9 (26.47%) IIS
2 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Agresso
1 1 (2.94%) MFGPRO
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.94%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon S3
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (17.65%) Amazon EMR
1 6 (17.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) SAN
2 18 (52.94%) DNS
3 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.65%) DHCP
4 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
4 6 (17.65%) DMZ
4 6 (17.65%) Internet
4 6 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (8.82%) WAN
5 3 (8.82%) LAN
6 2 (5.88%) Broadband
6 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.88%) VLAN
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.94%) Network Security
7 1 (2.94%) OpenVPN
7 1 (2.94%) MPLS
7 1 (2.94%) Telnet
7 1 (2.94%) LDAP
7 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (17.65%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.88%) Big Data
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Law
2 5 (14.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Consultant
2 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (14.71%) Support Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Wintel Support
3 5 (14.71%) VMware Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Wintel Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (11.76%) SQL DBA
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (11.76%) DBA
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Operations Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Technician
6 2 (5.88%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) Middleware
3 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) Replication
2 7 (20.59%) Clustering
3 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) EMC VNX
4 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Derivative
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (38.24%) Linux
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (26.47%) UNIX
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (11.76%) AIX
7 4 (11.76%) Solaris
8 1 (2.94%) Debian
8 1 (2.94%) CentOS
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.65%) Identity Management
3 6 (17.65%) Migration
3 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 6 (17.65%) MapReduce
3 6 (17.65%) Data Migration
4 5 (14.71%) Line Management
4 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
5 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.88%) Data Security
7 2 (5.88%) ITSM
7 2 (5.88%) Patch Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) MCSE
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.71%) MCITP
3 4 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) NCDA
5 2 (5.88%) MCP
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.88%) MCSA
5 2 (5.88%) CCA
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (26.47%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (17.65%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.88%) XenApp
5 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) NFS
6 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) VMware
2 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Citrix
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco
5 4 (11.76%) EMC
6 3 (8.82%) HP
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle
6 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.88%) AppSense
7 2 (5.88%) Brocade
7 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.88%) Sun
7 2 (5.88%) Dell
7 2 (5.88%) NetApp
7 2 (5.88%) Nokia
7 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.88%) webMethods
8 1 (2.94%) Symantec
8 1 (2.94%) Sophos
8 1 (2.94%) QAD
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