The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 26 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.73% - 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% - 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
NAS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.95% 13.73% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 21
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

NAS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

NAS Salary Trend in the Midlands

NAS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Sales Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware