The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Network Appliance Corporation.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 142 104 161
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +57
Permanent jobs citing NetApp 113 150 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.54% 2.15% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 3.42% 4.76% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 96 136 87
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +7.50%
NetApp
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3300 3149 3821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.04% 45.08% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2551 2670 3315
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NetApp across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NetApp
Salary Trend in the North West

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

NetApp Salary Trend in the North West

NetApp
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NetApp across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

NetApp Salary Histogram in the North West

NetApp
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -46 58 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Merseyside -4 24 £52,500 -10.63%
Cheshire 0 21 £40,000 +10.34% 4
Lancashire -13 5 £33,750 -17.68%
NetApp
England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing NetApp 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 NetApp.

1 186 (80.17%) VMware
2 142 (61.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (50.43%) Microsoft
4 111 (47.84%) Cisco
5 97 (41.81%) SAN
6 88 (37.93%) Citrix
7 84 (36.21%) Windows
8 79 (34.05%) EMC
9 75 (32.33%) HP
10 70 (30.17%) Active Directory
11 68 (29.31%) MS Exchange
12 59 (25.43%) Hyper-V
13 58 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 57 (24.57%) vSphere
15 56 (24.14%) ITIL
16 51 (21.98%) XenApp
17 50 (21.55%) Windows Server 2008
18 46 (19.83%) SLA
18 46 (19.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 43 (18.53%) Microsoft Certification
20 42 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
21 41 (17.67%) NAS
21 41 (17.67%) Windows Server 2012
22 40 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
23 38 (16.38%) XenDesktop
23 38 (16.38%) Exchange Server 2010
24 35 (15.09%) SQL Server
25 34 (14.66%) Citrix Certification
25 34 (14.66%) Change Management
26 32 (13.79%) FlexPod

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing NetApp 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 NetApp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 68 (29.31%) MS Exchange
2 38 (16.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 27 (11.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (6.90%) Lync
7 5 (2.16%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.16%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.16%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.86%) IIS
8 2 (0.86%) Apache
8 2 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.43%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 58 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.19%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (6.03%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (41.81%) SAN
2 41 (17.67%) NAS
3 26 (11.21%) LAN
4 22 (9.48%) Firewall
5 21 (9.05%) WAN
6 16 (6.90%) NetScaler
7 15 (6.47%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (6.47%) DNS
8 13 (5.60%) DHCP
8 13 (5.60%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (3.88%) VLAN
10 8 (3.45%) iSCSI
11 6 (2.59%) TCP/IP
11 6 (2.59%) DMZ
12 4 (1.72%) Internet
12 4 (1.72%) MPLS
12 4 (1.72%) VoIP
12 4 (1.72%) Unified Communications
13 3 (1.29%) Fibre Channel
14 2 (0.86%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.02%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.59%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.59%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.72%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (1.72%) DB2
7 2 (0.86%) OLAP
7 2 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.86%) MySQL
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (0.86%) LoadRunner
1 2 (0.86%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 11 (4.74%) Finance
2 7 (3.02%) Publishing
3 4 (1.72%) Retail
3 4 (1.72%) Advertising
4 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.86%) Legal
4 2 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (15.52%) Consultant
2 30 (12.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 28 (12.07%) Analyst
4 26 (11.21%) Technical Specialist
5 25 (10.78%) Architect
6 17 (7.33%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (6.90%) Storage Specialist
8 14 (6.03%) Technical Analyst
8 14 (6.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 14 (6.03%) VMware Consultant
9 13 (5.60%) Citrix Engineer
9 13 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (4.31%) Infrastructure Manager
10 10 (4.31%) Support Engineer
11 8 (3.45%) Citrix Support
11 8 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (3.45%) Technical Support
11 8 (3.45%) VMware Specialist
11 8 (3.45%) Storage Engineer
12 7 (3.02%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.16%) Middleware
2 4 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (0.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.79%) FlexPod
2 28 (12.07%) CLARiiON
3 25 (10.78%) Firmware
3 25 (10.78%) Symmetrix DMX
4 24 (10.34%) EMC Centera
5 21 (9.05%) Replication
6 18 (7.76%) Client/Server
7 17 (7.33%) e-Health
7 17 (7.33%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.16%) EqualLogic
9 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (1.72%) Clustering
9 4 (1.72%) Symmetrix
10 3 (1.29%) Celerra
10 3 (1.29%) Statistics
11 2 (0.86%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.43%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 84 (36.21%) Windows
2 50 (21.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (18.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (17.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (11.64%) Linux
6 23 (9.91%) Windows 7
7 20 (8.62%) Windows XP
8 10 (4.31%) AIX
8 10 (4.31%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.45%) Solaris
10 7 (3.02%) UNIX
11 6 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.16%) SUSE
13 4 (1.72%) HPUX
13 4 (1.72%) OS/400
13 4 (1.72%) zOS
14 2 (0.86%) CentOS
15 1 (0.43%) Android
15 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.14%) ITIL
2 40 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (14.66%) Change Management
4 26 (11.21%) Capacity Planning
5 24 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (9.48%) Asset Management
7 18 (7.76%) Project Management
8 17 (7.33%) Capacity Management
9 16 (6.90%) Migration
10 14 (6.03%) Problem Management
10 14 (6.03%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (5.60%) Incident Management
12 12 (5.17%) Business Development
13 8 (3.45%) Service Delivery
13 8 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (3.45%) Change Control
14 7 (3.02%) Business Continuity
15 6 (2.59%) Use Case
15 6 (2.59%) Load Balancing
16 5 (2.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.07%) SQL
2 23 (9.91%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.29%) T-SQL
3 3 (1.29%) C
3 3 (1.29%) Perl
3 3 (1.29%) PHP
4 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.43%) VB
5 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (19.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 43 (18.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (14.66%) Citrix Certification
4 29 (12.50%) CCA
5 27 (11.64%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (10.34%) Degree
7 23 (9.91%) NCDA
7 23 (9.91%) MCSE
8 22 (9.48%) CCNA
9 21 (9.05%) MCITP
10 18 (7.76%) NCIE
11 17 (7.33%) MCTS
12 7 (3.02%) MCSA
12 7 (3.02%) VCP5
13 5 (2.16%) CCIA
13 5 (2.16%) VCAP
14 4 (1.72%) CCEE
14 4 (1.72%) A+ Certification
15 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (1.29%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (19.83%) SLA
2 5 (2.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 142 (61.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (30.17%) Active Directory
3 59 (25.43%) Hyper-V
4 57 (24.57%) vSphere
5 51 (21.98%) XenApp
6 38 (16.38%) XenDesktop
7 25 (10.78%) VMware ESX
8 24 (10.34%) VMware Server
8 24 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (9.48%) vCloud
10 18 (7.76%) VMFS
11 17 (7.33%) XenServer
12 8 (3.45%) Terminal Services
13 6 (2.59%) NFS
14 4 (1.72%) Xen
14 4 (1.72%) KVM
15 3 (1.29%) ISA Server
15 3 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 2 (0.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 12 (5.17%) SCCM
2 7 (3.02%) SCOM
2 7 (3.02%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (2.59%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.16%) Legato
4 5 (2.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (1.72%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.43%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.43%) Nagios
8 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 186 (80.17%) VMware
2 117 (50.43%) Microsoft
3 111 (47.84%) Cisco
4 88 (37.93%) Citrix
5 79 (34.05%) EMC
6 75 (32.33%) HP
7 21 (9.05%) IBM
7 21 (9.05%) CA
8 20 (8.62%) Dell
9 13 (5.60%) Oracle
9 13 (5.60%) 3PAR
10 11 (4.74%) AppSense
10 11 (4.74%) Symantec
10 11 (4.74%) Brocade
11 10 (4.31%) Veeam
11 10 (4.31%) Red Hat
11 10 (4.31%) Juniper
11 10 (4.31%) BMC
12 7 (3.02%) CommVault
13 5 (2.16%) WatchGuard
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