The first table below looks at the demand for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 47 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing NAS 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.38% 1.05% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.27% 6.82% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £38,800 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £40,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 44 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 18.97% 15.44% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 34 40
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,473 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
West Midlands

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

NAS
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

NAS Salary Trend in Solihull

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) MSI
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Dell