The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 64 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing NAS 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.94% 0.20% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.73% 1.45% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 69 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.89% 13.86% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 113 60 108
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
South Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in Sheffield

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) SAN
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
6 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 6 (42.86%) LAN
6 6 (42.86%) WAN
6 6 (42.86%) VMware ESX
6 6 (42.86%) Clustering
6 6 (42.86%) Citrix
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (35.71%) vSphere
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco
8 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 4 (28.57%) SCCM
9 3 (21.43%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (21.43%) 3PAR
9 3 (21.43%) Change Control
9 3 (21.43%) Change Management
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (21.43%) IT Governance
9 3 (21.43%) Software Packaging
9 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
9 3 (21.43%) SAS

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (21.43%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (21.43%) SAS
3 3 (21.43%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (42.86%) LAN
2 6 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (21.43%) IT Support
3 3 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
2 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Change Control
1 3 (21.43%) Change Management
1 3 (21.43%) IT Governance
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCA
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) CCEE
2 2 (14.29%) CCIA
2 2 (14.29%) VCAP
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 5 (35.71%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) 3PAR
5 3 (21.43%) HP