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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 46 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing NAS 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.99% 0.72% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 7.41% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £23,400 £24,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% +1.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.82% +10.58%
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
57 27 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.18% 9.71% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 64
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) NetApp
2 8 (61.54%) Blackberry
2 8 (61.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) Replication
2 8 (61.54%) SharePoint
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) EMC
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (61.54%) MCSE
2 8 (61.54%) VBScript
2 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
2 8 (61.54%) Lync
3 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 6 (46.15%) MCP
4 6 (46.15%) MCSA
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) UNIX
5 5 (38.46%) DHCP
5 5 (38.46%) NFS
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) DNS
5 5 (38.46%) SLA
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (38.46%) Symantec
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (61.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (61.54%) SharePoint
2 8 (61.54%) Lync
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
General
1 4 (30.77%) French Language
1 4 (30.77%) German Language
1 4 (30.77%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Support
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Blackberry
1 8 (61.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) VBScript
1 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (61.54%) MCSE
2 6 (46.15%) MCP
2 6 (46.15%) MCSA
3 4 (30.77%) MCTS
3 4 (30.77%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) NFS
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) NetApp
1 8 (61.54%) EMC
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec
3 3 (23.08%) VMware