The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 80 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing NAS 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 0.94% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 12.90% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 6
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% -12.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
NAS
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 62 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 18.54% 7.28% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 141 56 146
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

NAS
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

NAS Salary Trend in Oxford

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (25.00%) Zenoss
4 1 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) ColdFusion
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe