The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Network Appliance Corporation.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 52 41 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs citing NetApp 11 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.91% 5.13% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 4.51% 9.55% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 6
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -16.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
NetApp
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
244 335 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.43% 53.69% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 202 297 286
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +16.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

NetApp
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

NetApp Salary Trend in Merseyside

NetApp
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
(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
Liverpool -10 9 £50,000 +16.27%
NetApp
North West

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing NetApp 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 NetApp.

1 43 (93.48%) SAN
2 42 (91.30%) EMC
3 28 (60.87%) SLA
4 25 (54.35%) Cisco
5 24 (52.17%) ITIL
6 23 (50.00%) VMware
6 23 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (47.83%) HP
8 20 (43.48%) VMware ESX
8 20 (43.48%) CLARiiON
8 20 (43.48%) Symmetrix DMX
8 20 (43.48%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (43.48%) vCloud
9 19 (41.30%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (41.30%) VMFS
9 19 (41.30%) Capacity Planning
9 19 (41.30%) PowerShell
9 19 (41.30%) VMware Server
9 19 (41.30%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (41.30%) Client/Server
10 18 (39.13%) CA
10 18 (39.13%) Firmware
10 18 (39.13%) EMC Centera
10 18 (39.13%) Change Management
10 18 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (39.13%) e-Health
10 18 (39.13%) Degree
10 18 (39.13%) NAS
10 18 (39.13%) Capacity Management
11 17 (36.96%) Asset Management

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing NetApp 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 NetApp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (41.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (93.48%) SAN
2 18 (39.13%) NAS
3 6 (13.04%) DMZ
4 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
General
1 7 (15.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Technical Specialist
2 13 (28.26%) Consultant
3 12 (26.09%) VMware Consultant
4 11 (23.91%) Storage Specialist
5 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 8 (17.39%) VMware Specialist
7 7 (15.22%) Storage Analyst
7 7 (15.22%) Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) EMC Storage Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Storage Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Engineering Manager
9 1 (2.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (43.48%) CLARiiON
1 20 (43.48%) Symmetrix DMX
2 19 (41.30%) Client/Server
3 18 (39.13%) EMC Centera
3 18 (39.13%) e-Health
4 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
5 11 (23.91%) Replication
6 2 (4.35%) Symmetrix
7 1 (2.17%) Celerra
7 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) ITIL
2 19 (41.30%) Capacity Planning
2 19 (41.30%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (39.13%) Capacity Management
3 18 (39.13%) Change Management
3 18 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (36.96%) Asset Management
5 7 (15.22%) Change Control
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.35%) Project Management
6 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Degree
2 9 (19.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.17%) MCTS
3 1 (2.17%) MCITP
3 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) HP AIS
3 1 (2.17%) HP MASE
3 1 (2.17%) VCDX
3 1 (2.17%) NCDA
3 1 (2.17%) NCIE
3 1 (2.17%) VCAP
3 1 (2.17%) CCEE
3 1 (2.17%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (60.87%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (43.48%) VMware ESX
2 20 (43.48%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (43.48%) vCloud
3 19 (41.30%) VMFS
3 19 (41.30%) VMware Server
4 18 (39.13%) Firmware
5 2 (4.35%) vSphere
6 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.17%) XenApp
6 1 (2.17%) XenServer
6 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) EMC
2 25 (54.35%) Cisco
3 23 (50.00%) VMware
4 22 (47.83%) HP
5 18 (39.13%) CA
6 2 (4.35%) IBM
6 2 (4.35%) Brocade
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix
7 1 (2.17%) Dell