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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 18 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing NAS 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.01% 0.55% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 4.76% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
8 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.08% 11.60% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 19
Average salary £70,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas File System
2 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (50.00%) SRDF
2 1 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix
2 1 (50.00%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (50.00%) EMC Navisphere
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (50.00%) Celerra
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix
1 1 (50.00%) Celerra
1 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas File System
2 1 (50.00%) SRDF
2 1 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (50.00%) EMC TimeFinder
1 1 (50.00%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec