The first table below looks at the demand for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 66 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing NAS 10 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.37% 0.54% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.87% 2.41% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 5
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 166 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.45% 22.40% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 88 143 94
Average salary £28,636 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.41% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £23,875
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
England

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

NAS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

NAS Salary Trend in the North East

NAS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +6 9 £24,000 -
Northumberland - 1 £26,500 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (83.33%) Symantec
2 10 (83.33%) UNIX
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (83.33%) DHCP
2 10 (83.33%) NFS
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 10 (83.33%) SLA
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) VMware ESX
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (66.67%) French Language
3 8 (66.67%) German Language
3 8 (66.67%) Italian Language
4 2 (16.67%) Fujitsu
4 2 (16.67%) CLARiiON
4 2 (16.67%) Celerra
4 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (16.67%) IBM

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (83.33%) DHCP
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 10 (83.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
General
1 8 (66.67%) French Language
1 8 (66.67%) German Language
1 8 (66.67%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CLARiiON
1 2 (16.67%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (83.33%) UNIX
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) NFS
1 10 (83.33%) VMware ESX
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Symantec
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Fujitsu
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Sun
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) EMC
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp