The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 62 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 5 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.76% - 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.81% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 10
Average salary £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
NAS
Northamptonshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 79 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 15.83% 18.50% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 98 71 68
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

NAS
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

NAS Salary Trend in Northampton

NAS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) German Language
1 5 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 5 (100.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
1 5 (100.00%) VMware