The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 92 91 92
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing NAS 1 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.082% 0.32% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 2.03% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 11
Average salary £31,037 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.21% +10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
NAS
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
177 197 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.44% 15.70% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 141 145 156
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

NAS
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

NAS Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 2000
3 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 6 (75.00%) Windows NT
3 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (75.00%) Clustering
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) ISA Server
4 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
4 5 (62.50%) BladeLogic
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) IIS
4 5 (62.50%) Terminal Services
4 5 (62.50%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (62.50%) Intel
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) UNIX
5 4 (50.00%) Banking
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 3 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (62.50%) IIS
1 5 (62.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Broadband
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Administrator
2 5 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Clustering
2 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 2000
2 6 (75.00%) Windows NT
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Terminal Services
3 5 (62.50%) ISA Server
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) BladeLogic
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Intel
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix