The table below looks at the statistics 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 75 65 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing NAS 4 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.50% 0.90% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 4.17% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 13
Average salary £24,250 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.04% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £24,750 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
96 144 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.88% 21.65% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 76 131 138
Average salary £30,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the North East region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram 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 15 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -8 3 £24,000 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 10 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (90.00%) SLA
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) UNIX
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (80.00%) Symantec
3 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) VMware ESX
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (80.00%) German Language
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (80.00%) iSCSI
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) DHCP
3 8 (80.00%) NFS
3 8 (80.00%) DNS
4 7 (70.00%) Italian Language
4 7 (70.00%) French Language
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) PACS
5 1 (10.00%) HL7
5 1 (10.00%) DICOM

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 8 (80.00%) iSCSI
3 8 (80.00%) DHCP
General
1 8 (80.00%) German Language
2 7 (70.00%) Italian Language
2 7 (70.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) UNIX
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Workflow
1 1 (10.00%) High Availability
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) HL7
2 1 (10.00%) DICOM
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) NFS
1 8 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Symantec
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas
2 1 (10.00%) Lotus