The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 52 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing NAS 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.00% 0.54% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 5.08% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £22,700 £24,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.41% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,510 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £23,540 £24,400 £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.49%
NAS
Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 59 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.73% 10.63% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 73
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

NAS
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

NAS Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) UNIX
4 8 (61.54%) SLA
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) NFS
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (38.46%) Italian Language
6 5 (38.46%) Spanish Language
6 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) French Language
6 5 (38.46%) German Language
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) VLDB
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (38.46%) French Language
1 5 (38.46%) German Language
1 5 (38.46%) Italian Language
1 5 (38.46%) Spanish Language
2 4 (30.77%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Support Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Support
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Support Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) UNIX
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
1 4 (30.77%) Scrum
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Web Development
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCDBA
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
1 5 (38.46%) NFS
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) NetApp
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Convergys
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec