The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 13 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing NAS 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 11.63% 25.64% 4.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% 71.43% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 1
Average salary £50,875 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.10% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
NAS
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 41.86% 35.90% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 5
Average salary £50,875 £47,500 £39,491
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.10% +20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £40,000 £50,875
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

NAS
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

NAS Salary Trend in Sidcup

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 12 (100.00%) vSphere
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
3 10 (83.33%) Wireless
4 8 (66.67%) XenApp
4 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
5 6 (50.00%) Advertising
5 6 (50.00%) ITIL
6 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (33.33%) SLA
7 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 2 (16.67%) Internet
9 2 (16.67%) Websense
9 2 (16.67%) Radware

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
General
1 6 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix Specialist
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Citrix Specialist
2 6 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 12 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 12 (100.00%) vSphere
2 8 (66.67%) XenApp
2 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Websense
3 2 (16.67%) Radware
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft