The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 302 325 290
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -35
Permanent jobs citing NAS 150 137 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.57% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.25% 2.76% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 133 92 116
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
NAS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4617 4967 5318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.85% 20.78% 23.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3460 3902 4258
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 7 May 2015.

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 7 May 2015. 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
Surrey +7 41 £35,750 -28.50% 4
Hampshire +21 40 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Berkshire +5 39 £65,000 +40.54% 4
Kent - 15 £30,000 -
West Sussex +7 7 £42,500 -40.97%
Oxfordshire +3 2 £46,250 -2.63%
Buckinghamshire -10 2 £34,269 -31.46% 1
Middlesex +12 1 £46,500 -11.42%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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.

1 275 (95.82%) SAN
2 205 (71.43%) Windows
3 165 (57.49%) VMware
4 143 (49.83%) Microsoft
5 131 (45.64%) Linux
6 129 (44.95%) VMware Infrastructure
7 103 (35.89%) Active Directory
8 95 (33.10%) HP
8 95 (33.10%) Cisco
9 94 (32.75%) TCP/IP
10 93 (32.40%) Firewall
11 90 (31.36%) SQL Server
12 81 (28.22%) DNS
12 81 (28.22%) vSphere
13 75 (26.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 71 (24.74%) Oracle
15 69 (24.04%) ITIL
16 68 (23.69%) Hyper-V
17 66 (23.00%) MS Exchange
17 66 (23.00%) Microsoft Certification
18 64 (22.30%) UNIX
19 63 (21.95%) MS Excel
20 52 (18.12%) DHCP
20 52 (18.12%) EMC
21 50 (17.42%) MCSE
21 50 (17.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 49 (17.07%) IIS
22 49 (17.07%) Citrix
23 48 (16.72%) LAN
24 47 (16.38%) WAN

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 66 (23.00%) MS Exchange
2 49 (17.07%) IIS
3 46 (16.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (15.68%) SharePoint
5 28 (9.76%) Apache
6 27 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (6.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 18 (6.27%) Tomcat
9 17 (5.92%) JBoss
9 17 (5.92%) Lync
10 16 (5.57%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 11 (3.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 11 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (3.83%) WebSphere
13 10 (3.48%) CMS
14 9 (3.14%) NetWeaver
15 8 (2.79%) Commerce Server
16 5 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
16 5 (1.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 63 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.67%) MS Office
3 14 (4.88%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.39%) SPSS
4 4 (1.39%) MS Project
4 4 (1.39%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (3.14%) Oracle BRM
2 7 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.70%) ENOVIA
3 2 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.53%) SaaS
1 13 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.83%) Office 365
3 10 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.74%) PaaS
5 3 (1.05%) IaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Symantec.cloud
6 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 275 (95.82%) SAN
2 94 (32.75%) TCP/IP
3 93 (32.40%) Firewall
4 81 (28.22%) DNS
5 52 (18.12%) DHCP
6 48 (16.72%) LAN
7 47 (16.38%) WAN
8 41 (14.29%) iSCSI
9 36 (12.54%) VPN
10 28 (9.76%) SSL
11 27 (9.41%) Fibre Channel
12 24 (8.36%) Wireless
12 24 (8.36%) IPsec
13 16 (5.57%) LDAP
14 12 (4.18%) VLAN
14 12 (4.18%) VoIP
15 11 (3.83%) HTTP
16 10 (3.48%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (3.48%) Internet
17 9 (3.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (31.36%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 18 (6.27%) Relational Database
4 17 (5.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (5.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (4.53%) MySQL
6 13 (4.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (4.18%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (3.48%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (3.14%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (2.09%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (2.09%) OLTP
11 6 (2.09%) OLAP
11 6 (2.09%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (1.39%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (3.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.35%) Ant
General
1 26 (9.06%) Finance
2 22 (7.67%) Retail
3 16 (5.57%) Legal
4 12 (4.18%) Electronics
5 10 (3.48%) Billing
6 6 (2.09%) Banking
7 5 (1.74%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.74%) French Language
7 5 (1.74%) German Language
8 2 (0.70%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 62 (21.60%) Support Engineer
2 47 (16.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 44 (15.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 42 (14.63%) Systems Engineer
5 35 (12.20%) Storage Engineer
6 29 (10.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 25 (8.71%) Architect
8 23 (8.01%) SAN Engineer
9 22 (7.67%) EMC Engineer
9 22 (7.67%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 22 (7.67%) SAN Storage Engineer
10 18 (6.27%) Consultant
10 18 (6.27%) Administrator
10 18 (6.27%) Technical Architect
11 17 (5.92%) 2nd Line Support
11 17 (5.92%) Systems Administrator
11 17 (5.92%) Technical Designer
11 17 (5.92%) Designer
11 17 (5.92%) Infrastructure Designer
12 16 (5.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.94%) .NET
2 10 (3.48%) .NET Framework
2 10 (3.48%) Software Packaging
2 10 (3.48%) J2EE
3 9 (3.14%) Web Services
3 9 (3.14%) MAPI
4 6 (2.09%) JPA
4 6 (2.09%) J2SE
4 6 (2.09%) XML
4 6 (2.09%) JDBC
4 6 (2.09%) JSP
4 6 (2.09%) Servlets
4 6 (2.09%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.39%) COM
6 1 (0.35%) LAMP
6 1 (0.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.89%) Replication
2 33 (11.50%) Clustering
3 30 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (9.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 24 (8.36%) Management Information System
6 19 (6.62%) Computer Science
7 16 (5.57%) Blackberry
8 10 (3.48%) N-Tier
9 9 (3.14%) Mainframe
9 9 (3.14%) Celerra
9 9 (3.14%) iPhone
9 9 (3.14%) PDA
10 6 (2.09%) IPTV
10 6 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.09%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.74%) EqualLogic
12 4 (1.39%) Kindle
12 4 (1.39%) PMI
13 2 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.70%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 205 (71.43%) Windows
2 131 (45.64%) Linux
3 75 (26.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 64 (22.30%) UNIX
5 50 (17.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 47 (16.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 43 (14.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (10.10%) CentOS
9 21 (7.32%) Solaris
9 21 (7.32%) Windows 7
10 18 (6.27%) Windows XP
11 15 (5.23%) Windows Vista
12 12 (4.18%) Windows 8
13 9 (3.14%) Android
13 9 (3.14%) Mac OS
14 8 (2.79%) AIX
15 7 (2.44%) Windows 2000
16 6 (2.09%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (2.09%) Windows NT
17 4 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (24.04%) ITIL
2 47 (16.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 40 (13.94%) Project Management
4 36 (12.54%) Load Balancing
5 25 (8.71%) Service Delivery
6 24 (8.36%) Performance Monitoring
7 23 (8.01%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (7.32%) High Availability
9 20 (6.97%) Capacity Management
10 19 (6.62%) Performance Management
11 18 (6.27%) Configuration Management
11 18 (6.27%) Service Management
12 17 (5.92%) Identity Management
13 16 (5.57%) Release Management
13 16 (5.57%) Migration
14 14 (4.88%) Project Planning
14 14 (4.88%) TOGAF
15 12 (4.18%) Workflow
16 11 (3.83%) Business Continuity
17 10 (3.48%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (14.29%) SQL
2 22 (7.67%) Java
3 19 (6.62%) Perl
4 15 (5.23%) PowerShell
5 12 (4.18%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.09%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.09%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.05%) Python
8 1 (0.35%) C-shell
8 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 66 (23.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (17.42%) MCSE
3 42 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (13.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 32 (11.15%) MCITP
6 31 (10.80%) Degree
7 29 (10.10%) Security Cleared
8 26 (9.06%) SC Cleared
9 23 (8.01%) DV Cleared
10 22 (7.67%) CCNP
11 20 (6.97%) MCP
11 20 (6.97%) CCNA
12 10 (3.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (2.79%) SAP Certification
14 7 (2.44%) MCSA
14 7 (2.44%) BC Cleared
15 6 (2.09%) PMP
15 6 (2.09%) PMI Certification
15 6 (2.09%) CCDP
15 6 (2.09%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.67%) SLA
2 14 (4.88%) ISO 9001
3 12 (4.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (3.48%) COBIT
5 7 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 129 (44.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (35.89%) Active Directory
3 81 (28.22%) vSphere
4 68 (23.69%) Hyper-V
5 43 (14.98%) vCloud
6 41 (14.29%) VMware ESX
7 17 (5.92%) Terminal Services
8 16 (5.57%) Oracle RAC
8 16 (5.57%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (5.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 11 (3.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 10 (3.48%) XenApp
12 9 (3.14%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (2.79%) DFS Replication
13 8 (2.79%) XenDesktop
14 6 (2.09%) XenServer
15 5 (1.74%) ISA Server
15 5 (1.74%) Xen
16 4 (1.39%) NFS
17 3 (1.05%) KVM
Systems Management
1 31 (10.80%) Backup Exec
2 29 (10.10%) SCCM
3 24 (8.36%) ARCserve
3 24 (8.36%) EMC NetWorker
4 15 (5.23%) NetBackup
5 14 (4.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 14 (4.88%) Puppet
6 13 (4.53%) WSUS
7 11 (3.83%) OpenAM
8 9 (3.14%) Legato
8 9 (3.14%) SCSM
9 7 (2.44%) SCOM
10 5 (1.74%) BladeLogic
11 4 (1.39%) Zenoss
11 4 (1.39%) Nagios
12 3 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (1.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (1.05%) PureDisk
13 2 (0.70%) Cobbler
13 2 (0.70%) vMotion
Vendors
1 165 (57.49%) VMware
2 143 (49.83%) Microsoft
3 95 (33.10%) HP
3 95 (33.10%) Cisco
4 71 (24.74%) Oracle
5 52 (18.12%) EMC
6 49 (17.07%) Citrix
7 42 (14.63%) Symantec
8 40 (13.94%) NetApp
9 36 (12.54%) Veritas
10 34 (11.85%) Brocade
11 32 (11.15%) Red Hat
12 29 (10.10%) Dell
13 25 (8.71%) Sun
14 22 (7.67%) StorageTek
15 20 (6.97%) Veeam
15 20 (6.97%) IBM
16 15 (5.23%) Juniper
17 10 (3.48%) SAP
18 9 (3.14%) Sophos
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum plus car allowance + commission + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Hampshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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