The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 90 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Permanent jobs citing NAS 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.10% 0.16% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.91% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
NAS
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
170 110 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.69% 17.38% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 151 100 137
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

NAS
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

NAS Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

NAS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) 3PAR
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) German Language
3 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 2 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) 3PAR
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) EMC