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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 100 110 107
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing NAS 9 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.59% 0.33% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 2.20% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 12
Average salary £35,500 £29,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.33% -39.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
NAS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 227 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.90% 14.78% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 190 188 221
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

NAS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

NAS Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

NAS
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
Oxford - 4 £35,500 -
Bicester - 1 - -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) Clustering
6 4 (40.00%) XenServer
7 3 (30.00%) vSphere
7 3 (30.00%) SaaS
7 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (30.00%) Office 365
7 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Cloud
7 3 (30.00%) SDLC
7 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (30.00%) NetApp
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) J2EE
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) IIS
7 3 (30.00%) JBoss
7 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (30.00%) Tomcat

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (30.00%) ColdFusion
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (10.00%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (10.00%) GCC
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) VMWare Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) NAS Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) NetApp Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (10.00%) Wiki
4 1 (10.00%) CUDA
4 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Security
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) XenServer
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) vCloud
5 1 (10.00%) KVM
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (20.00%) Cacti
1 2 (20.00%) Ganglia
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) CommVault
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) Intel