The first table below looks at the demand for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 58 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 15 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.26% - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.24% - 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £71,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 79 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.10% 16.42% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 63 70 87
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
North West

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

NAS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

NAS Salary Trend in Merseyside

NAS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 15 £71,500 - 1
NAS
North West

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 17 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (88.24%) ITIL
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) EMC
3 10 (58.82%) NetApp
4 8 (47.06%) Firmware
4 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (47.06%) CLARiiON
4 8 (47.06%) EMC Centera
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
4 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
4 8 (47.06%) Symmetrix DMX
5 7 (41.18%) Problem Management
5 7 (41.18%) Asset Management
5 7 (41.18%) Service Management
5 7 (41.18%) Replication
6 6 (35.29%) SLA
7 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (29.41%) IBM
8 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (11.76%) VMware
8 2 (11.76%) UNIX
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) Firewall
8 2 (11.76%) ITSM
8 2 (11.76%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) Advertising
8 2 (11.76%) Red Hat

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Technical Specialist
1 12 (70.59%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Firmware
1 8 (47.06%) CLARiiON
1 8 (47.06%) EMC Centera
1 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
1 8 (47.06%) Symmetrix DMX
2 7 (41.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (41.18%) Problem Management
3 7 (41.18%) Asset Management
3 7 (41.18%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco
1 10 (58.82%) EMC
1 10 (58.82%) NetApp
2 5 (29.41%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
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