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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 172 159 182
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs citing NAS 10 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.59% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 4.08% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 9
Average salary £54,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,250 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
492 564 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.49% 14.45% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 416 488 539
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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 -1 4 £56,000 +124.00%
Wigan - 1 £42,500 -
Bolton - 1 £42,500 -
Stockport - 1 £30,000 - 1
NAS
North West

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (88.24%) VMware
3 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
4 21 (61.76%) Windows
5 19 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (52.94%) ITIL
6 18 (52.94%) Cisco
7 17 (50.00%) NetApp
8 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
9 15 (44.12%) Citrix
10 14 (41.18%) IIS
10 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (41.18%) Firewall
10 14 (41.18%) vSphere
11 13 (38.24%) XenDesktop
11 13 (38.24%) Linux
11 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
11 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
12 11 (32.35%) HP
13 10 (29.41%) DNS
13 10 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
14 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
14 9 (26.47%) Service Management
14 9 (26.47%) Clustering
15 8 (23.53%) Business Continuity
15 8 (23.53%) Wireless
15 8 (23.53%) VPN
15 8 (23.53%) HP StoreVirtual

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (41.18%) IIS
2 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
3 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon S3
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon EMR
1 4 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (41.18%) Firewall
3 10 (29.41%) DNS
4 8 (23.53%) Wireless
4 8 (23.53%) VPN
5 6 (17.65%) DHCP
6 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
6 4 (11.76%) DMZ
6 4 (11.76%) Internet
7 3 (8.82%) VLAN
7 3 (8.82%) LAN
7 3 (8.82%) WAN
8 2 (5.88%) LDAP
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (5.88%) OpenVPN
9 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.94%) Network Security
9 1 (2.94%) SSL
9 1 (2.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) Big Data
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Support Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (26.47%) Consultant
3 9 (26.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Technical Support
5 7 (20.59%) Technical Support Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Technical Support Consultant
6 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (14.71%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (14.71%) Support Consultant
6 5 (14.71%) Administrator
6 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 3 (8.82%) Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.88%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) RESTful
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Clustering
1 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 8 (23.53%) HP StoreVirtual
3 5 (14.71%) Replication
4 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Derivative
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (38.24%) Linux
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (14.71%) UNIX
7 4 (11.76%) Debian
7 4 (11.76%) CentOS
8 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
8 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
8 3 (8.82%) FreeNAS
9 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Service Management
3 8 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 8 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (20.59%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) MapReduce
5 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.76%) Identity Management
5 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) Data Security
6 2 (5.88%) Release Management
6 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.94%) Information Security
7 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (11.76%) CCA
2 4 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (11.76%) NCDA
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) MCP
4 2 (5.88%) MCSE
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 14 (41.18%) vSphere
4 13 (38.24%) XenDesktop
5 10 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (20.59%) XenApp
7 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
8 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Nagios
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) VMware
2 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
3 18 (52.94%) Cisco
4 17 (50.00%) NetApp
5 15 (44.12%) Citrix
6 11 (32.35%) HP
7 8 (23.53%) Meraki
8 3 (8.82%) New Relic
8 3 (8.82%) Symantec
9 2 (5.88%) Oracle
9 2 (5.88%) Brocade
10 1 (2.94%) Veeam
10 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
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