The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.09% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £31,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
NAS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.22% 29.92% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 25
Average salary £30,000 £34,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% +16.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,787 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

NAS
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

NAS Salary Trend in Shropshire

NAS
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in Shropshire

NAS
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
Telford - 7 £31,000 -
NAS
West Midlands

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (42.86%) XenServer
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) CCA
5 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) MCSA
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) DDNS
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows NT
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
2 3 (42.86%) CCA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Lotus