The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 42 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.61% - 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.26% - 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 15.66% 12.11% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 30
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,248 £17,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £46,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 September 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) SCOM
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Lync
2 6 (85.71%) Change Control
3 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
4 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
4 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) MS Office
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Software Packaging
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Lync
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Team Leader
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Team Leader
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Software Packaging
2 3 (42.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Change Control
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) SCOM
2 4 (57.14%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Dell