The first table below looks at the demand for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 24 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 302 269 276
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Permanent jobs citing NAS 157 167 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.75% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.16% 3.25% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 113 135 135
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -15.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £67,750 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4966 5143 5193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.71% 23.19% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3791 4023 4306
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
England

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NAS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

NAS Salary Trend in the South East

NAS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in the South East

NAS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Berkshire +26 63 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Surrey -14 30 £36,500 +4.28% 4
Hampshire -4 24 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Oxfordshire -4 8 £28,500 -41.23%
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £48,750 +23.41% 1
West Sussex -10 6 £72,500 +107.14% 1
East Sussex -20 2 £35,000 +7.69%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 265 (90.75%) SAN
2 172 (58.90%) Windows
3 165 (56.51%) VMware
4 125 (42.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 121 (41.44%) Linux
6 108 (36.99%) Microsoft
7 87 (29.79%) HP
8 76 (26.03%) Active Directory
9 71 (24.32%) Firewall
10 70 (23.97%) UNIX
11 69 (23.63%) ITIL
12 66 (22.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 63 (21.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 63 (21.58%) EMC
13 63 (21.58%) Red Hat
14 60 (20.55%) NetApp
15 54 (18.49%) SQL Server
16 52 (17.81%) Oracle
16 52 (17.81%) TCP/IP
17 48 (16.44%) Cisco
17 48 (16.44%) VMware ESX
18 47 (16.10%) Microsoft Certification
18 47 (16.10%) SQL
18 47 (16.10%) MS Exchange
19 45 (15.41%) Windows Server 2003
20 44 (15.07%) Veritas
21 41 (14.04%) IIS
21 41 (14.04%) Security Cleared
21 41 (14.04%) Degree
22 38 (13.01%) Finance

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 47 (16.10%) MS Exchange
2 41 (14.04%) IIS
3 36 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (4.45%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (3.08%) SAS
8 7 (2.40%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.05%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.37%) Lync
11 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.34%) Apache
12 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 33 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.11%) MS Office
3 7 (2.40%) SPSS
4 3 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.08%) SaaS
2 5 (1.71%) PaaS
2 5 (1.71%) IaaS
3 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 265 (90.75%) SAN
2 71 (24.32%) Firewall
3 52 (17.81%) TCP/IP
4 36 (12.33%) DNS
5 31 (10.62%) DHCP
6 28 (9.59%) VPN
6 28 (9.59%) iSCSI
7 19 (6.51%) SMTP
8 18 (6.16%) WAN
9 17 (5.82%) IPsec
10 16 (5.48%) IMAP
10 16 (5.48%) SSL
11 13 (4.45%) Wireshark
11 13 (4.45%) LAN
12 12 (4.11%) FTP
12 12 (4.11%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (3.77%) Fibre Channel
14 9 (3.08%) VoIP
15 8 (2.74%) SNMP
15 8 (2.74%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.11%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (2.74%) InterSystems Cache
5 8 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.03%) OLTP
6 3 (1.03%) OLAP
7 2 (0.68%) DB2
7 2 (0.68%) Informix
8 1 (0.34%) Big Data
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.34%) MySQL
8 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (5.48%) WebLOAD
1 16 (5.48%) AQtime
2 5 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (13.01%) Finance
2 10 (3.42%) Retail
3 9 (3.08%) Legal
3 9 (3.08%) Advertising
4 7 (2.40%) Back Office
5 4 (1.37%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.37%) Banking
6 2 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (15.07%) Administrator
2 31 (10.62%) Consultant
2 31 (10.62%) Systems Administrator
3 29 (9.93%) Analyst
4 28 (9.59%) Support Engineer
5 25 (8.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (8.22%) 3rd Line Support
7 22 (7.53%) Technical Manager
8 19 (6.51%) Architect
9 18 (6.16%) Technical Support
10 17 (5.82%) Implementation Consultant
10 17 (5.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 16 (5.48%) Linux Administrator
12 15 (5.14%) Storage Administrator
12 15 (5.14%) Technical Architect
13 13 (4.45%) Technical Delivery Manager
13 13 (4.45%) Delivery Manager
13 13 (4.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 12 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
15 11 (3.77%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.85%) .NET
2 16 (5.48%) MAPI
3 10 (3.42%) J2EE
4 9 (3.08%) Software Packaging
5 4 (1.37%) XML
6 3 (1.03%) JPA
6 3 (1.03%) J2SE
6 3 (1.03%) CSS
6 3 (1.03%) JDBC
6 3 (1.03%) JSP
6 3 (1.03%) Servlets
6 3 (1.03%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.68%) Flash
8 1 (0.34%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.34%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.34%) Middleware
8 1 (0.34%) HTML
8 1 (0.34%) SOAP
8 1 (0.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.27%) Clustering
1 30 (10.27%) Enterprise Storage
2 29 (9.93%) Replication
3 23 (7.88%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.16%) CLARiiON
5 13 (4.45%) Blackberry
6 10 (3.42%) Derivative
7 8 (2.74%) LIMS
8 7 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.40%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.37%) PACS
9 4 (1.37%) Firmware
10 3 (1.03%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.68%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.68%) iPad
11 2 (0.68%) Wiki
11 2 (0.68%) Symmetrix DMX
12 1 (0.34%) PMI
12 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 172 (58.90%) Windows
2 121 (41.44%) Linux
3 70 (23.97%) UNIX
4 66 (22.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 63 (21.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (15.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (12.33%) Solaris
8 30 (10.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (7.19%) Windows 7
10 15 (5.14%) AIX
11 14 (4.79%) CentOS
12 13 (4.45%) HPUX
13 6 (2.05%) Windows XP
13 6 (2.05%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (2.05%) Windows Vista
13 6 (2.05%) Android
14 3 (1.03%) Windows 8
14 3 (1.03%) SUSE
15 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (23.63%) ITIL
2 33 (11.30%) Change Management
3 30 (10.27%) Load Balancing
4 29 (9.93%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (9.59%) Problem Management
6 26 (8.90%) Project Planning
7 21 (7.19%) Service Delivery
7 21 (7.19%) Project Management
8 19 (6.51%) Benchmarking
8 19 (6.51%) Service Management
8 19 (6.51%) Capacity Management
9 18 (6.16%) Change Control
10 17 (5.82%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (4.45%) Requirements Management
12 11 (3.77%) ITSM
13 10 (3.42%) Data Management
14 9 (3.08%) CRM
15 8 (2.74%) Validation
15 8 (2.74%) Migration
15 8 (2.74%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (16.10%) SQL
2 21 (7.19%) Perl
2 21 (7.19%) Bash Shell
3 17 (5.82%) C#
4 16 (5.48%) C++
5 12 (4.11%) Java
6 10 (3.42%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.71%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.03%) Korn
8 3 (1.03%) sed
8 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.03%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.03%) AWK
9 1 (0.34%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (16.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 41 (14.04%) Degree
3 35 (11.99%) MCSE
4 28 (9.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (9.25%) MCITP
6 25 (8.56%) SC Cleared
7 21 (7.19%) NCDA
7 21 (7.19%) NCIE
8 17 (5.82%) DV Cleared
9 16 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (3.77%) MCSA
11 10 (3.42%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (3.08%) MCP
12 9 (3.08%) CCNP
12 9 (3.08%) CCNA
13 5 (1.71%) MCTS
13 5 (1.71%) SCSA
13 5 (1.71%) RHCE
14 4 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.27%) QA
2 29 (9.93%) SLA
3 3 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 125 (42.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (26.03%) Active Directory
3 48 (16.44%) VMware ESX
4 34 (11.64%) vSphere
5 30 (10.27%) Hyper-V
6 24 (8.22%) NFS
7 21 (7.19%) XenApp
8 19 (6.51%) vCloud
9 16 (5.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 14 (4.79%) XenDesktop
11 13 (4.45%) XenServer
11 13 (4.45%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (2.74%) Terminal Services
13 6 (2.05%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (2.05%) Veritas File System
14 5 (1.71%) SRDF
14 5 (1.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 5 (1.71%) Xen
15 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (1.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 37 (12.67%) Backup Exec
2 26 (8.90%) NetBackup
3 16 (5.48%) EMC Navisphere
4 14 (4.79%) EMC NetWorker
5 13 (4.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 11 (3.77%) Legato
7 10 (3.42%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (2.40%) Nagios
8 7 (2.40%) ARCserve
9 6 (2.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (1.71%) SCCM
10 5 (1.71%) PureDisk
11 4 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (1.37%) SCOM
12 3 (1.03%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.68%) OSSEC
13 2 (0.68%) Opsview
14 1 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
14 1 (0.34%) WSUS
14 1 (0.34%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 165 (56.51%) VMware
2 108 (36.99%) Microsoft
3 87 (29.79%) HP
4 63 (21.58%) EMC
4 63 (21.58%) Red Hat
5 60 (20.55%) NetApp
6 52 (17.81%) Oracle
7 48 (16.44%) Cisco
8 44 (15.07%) Veritas
9 34 (11.64%) Brocade
10 33 (11.30%) Sun
11 29 (9.93%) Dell
12 27 (9.25%) Symantec
13 26 (8.90%) Juniper
13 26 (8.90%) Citrix
14 19 (6.51%) IBM
15 14 (4.79%) Compaq
16 9 (3.08%) Cognos
17 8 (2.74%) StorageTek
18 7 (2.40%) Business Objects
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: From £28,800 to £34,560 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £51000.00 per annum + 2,500 standby allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago