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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 56 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing NAS 11 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.83% 1.39% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 7.46% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 8
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -34.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,750 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -13.29%
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
88 134 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.64% 18.61% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 73 100 71
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in Sheffield

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 27 (93.10%) SAN
2 20 (68.97%) Linux
3 18 (62.07%) VMware
3 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (58.62%) vSphere
4 17 (58.62%) Windows
5 15 (51.72%) Data Centre
6 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
6 11 (37.93%) Perl
6 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
6 11 (37.93%) LAMP
7 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
7 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
7 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
7 10 (34.48%) Puppet
8 9 (31.03%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (31.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (31.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (31.03%) ActiveMQ
8 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
9 8 (27.59%) Change Management
9 8 (27.59%) SLA
9 8 (27.59%) Unix
9 8 (27.59%) MS Office
9 8 (27.59%) SCCM
9 8 (27.59%) Office 365
9 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
10 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2013

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
3 7 (24.14%) Apache
3 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Office 365
2 7 (24.14%) SaaS
3 2 (6.90%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (93.10%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) FTP
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
3 2 (6.90%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Informix
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Hudson
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.45%) Law
1 1 (3.45%) Legal
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Exchange Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Scripter
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Support
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Support
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) LAMP
2 9 (31.03%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (31.03%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.45%) COM
3 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Data Centre
2 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (24.14%) IBM XIV
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (27.59%) Unix
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Change Management
1 8 (27.59%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (24.14%) High Availability
2 7 (24.14%) Network Architecture
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) Coaching
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security
7 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.45%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
1 11 (37.93%) Perl
2 7 (24.14%) PHP
3 4 (13.79%) C
3 4 (13.79%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.45%) CCDE
2 1 (3.45%) CCIE
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) CCSP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CISSP
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (58.62%) vSphere
3 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
4 7 (24.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.90%) Docker
5 2 (6.90%) KVM
5 2 (6.90%) NFS
5 2 (6.90%) Samba
5 2 (6.90%) Xen
6 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Puppet
2 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (27.59%) SCCM
3 7 (24.14%) SCOM
3 7 (24.14%) SCVMM
3 7 (24.14%) vMotion
4 5 (17.24%) CFEngine
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (6.90%) ZABBIX
6 1 (3.45%) Cacti
6 1 (3.45%) Graphite
6 1 (3.45%) Nagios
6 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.45%) Opsview
6 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) VMware
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
4 7 (24.14%) Citrix
4 7 (24.14%) EMC
4 7 (24.14%) HP
4 7 (24.14%) IBM
4 7 (24.14%) NetApp
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle
5 6 (20.69%) Symantec
6 2 (6.90%) Spiceworks
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas