The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 38 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.97% - 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.67% - 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.49%
NAS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 81 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.90% 23.75% 48.66%
Number of salaries quoted 49 71 61
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

NAS
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

NAS Salary Trend in Middlesex

NAS
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Middlesex

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) EMC
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (25.00%) CLARiiON
6 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (25.00%) MCITP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) ArcGIS
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Technician
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CLARiiON
1 2 (25.00%) Celerra
1 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
1 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
1 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Isilon
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) ESRI