The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 64 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing NAS 12 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.56% 0.98% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.88% 4.83% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 0
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +5.00%
NAS
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 145 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.17% 20.31% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 84 113 66
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

NAS
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

NAS Salary Trend in Sheffield

NAS
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Sheffield

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 22 (100.00%) SAN
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
1 22 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (95.45%) Citrix
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) Cisco
3 14 (63.64%) LAN
3 14 (63.64%) WAN
3 14 (63.64%) SharePoint
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (59.09%) Zachman Framework
4 13 (59.09%) TOGAF
4 13 (59.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (59.09%) Waterfall
5 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (40.91%) People Management
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 7 (31.82%) SLA
7 7 (31.82%) MS Office
7 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
7 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
7 7 (31.82%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (31.82%) XenApp
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (27.27%) Change Control
8 6 (27.27%) Kaspersky
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 14 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (63.64%) LAN
2 14 (63.64%) WAN
3 6 (27.27%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Informix
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.55%) Electronics
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Law
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Architect
2 14 (63.64%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 4 (18.18%) Server Support
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Support
4 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) HPUX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (59.09%) Zachman Framework
1 13 (59.09%) TOGAF
1 13 (59.09%) Enterprise Architecture
1 13 (59.09%) Waterfall
2 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (40.91%) People Management
3 6 (27.27%) Change Control
4 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Coaching
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) XenApp
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (27.27%) Opsview
2 1 (4.55%) vMotion
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 21 (95.45%) Citrix
3 14 (63.64%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) Kaspersky
4 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 6 (27.27%) Symantec
4 6 (27.27%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Novell
5 1 (4.55%) CommVault
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) SAP