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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 328 283 281
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -2
Permanent jobs citing NAS 112 147 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.70% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.26% 3.16% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 86 121 148
Average salary £41,500 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.43% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
4959 4648 5336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.54% 22.00% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3653 3619 4358
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +13 39 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Hampshire +1 29 £36,000 -28.00% 2
Surrey -39 25 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £42,500 -5.02% 2
Oxfordshire -2 5 £29,500 -39.17%
Thames Valley - 5 - -
Kent -5 1 £48,000 -4.00%
West Sussex -18 1 £27,500 -21.42% 1
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 250 (88.34%) SAN
2 179 (63.25%) Windows
3 169 (59.72%) VMware
4 138 (48.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 120 (42.40%) Linux
6 106 (37.46%) Microsoft
7 83 (29.33%) Active Directory
8 80 (28.27%) HP
9 79 (27.92%) ITIL
10 78 (27.56%) TCP/IP
11 71 (25.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 70 (24.73%) Firewall
13 66 (23.32%) UNIX
14 63 (22.26%) Windows Server 2008
15 61 (21.55%) SQL Server
16 55 (19.43%) Cisco
17 53 (18.73%) DNS
18 52 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
19 51 (18.02%) Red Hat
19 51 (18.02%) vSphere
20 49 (17.31%) EMC
20 49 (17.31%) SQL
21 48 (16.96%) MS Exchange
22 46 (16.25%) IIS
23 45 (15.90%) Oracle
23 45 (15.90%) NetApp
24 44 (15.55%) Microsoft Certification
24 44 (15.55%) VMware ESX
25 41 (14.49%) iSCSI
26 40 (14.13%) Security Cleared

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 48 (16.96%) MS Exchange
2 46 (16.25%) IIS
3 31 (10.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (8.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (6.01%) SharePoint
6 14 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (2.83%) OpenStack
8 8 (2.83%) SAS
9 6 (2.12%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.77%) Apache
10 5 (1.77%) Lync
11 2 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.30%) MS Office
3 8 (2.83%) SPSS
4 3 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.41%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.30%) SaaS
2 8 (2.83%) PaaS
2 8 (2.83%) IaaS
3 2 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 250 (88.34%) SAN
2 78 (27.56%) TCP/IP
3 70 (24.73%) Firewall
4 53 (18.73%) DNS
5 41 (14.49%) iSCSI
6 40 (14.13%) VPN
7 34 (12.01%) DHCP
8 30 (10.60%) IPsec
8 30 (10.60%) SSL
9 20 (7.07%) FTP
9 20 (7.07%) SMTP
10 19 (6.71%) Fibre Channel
11 17 (6.01%) IMAP
11 17 (6.01%) WAN
12 15 (5.30%) Wireshark
13 13 (4.59%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (4.24%) LAN
15 10 (3.53%) Wireless
16 9 (3.18%) VLAN
16 9 (3.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (21.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (3.53%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (3.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.77%) MySQL
7 4 (1.41%) InterSystems Cache
8 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.71%) DB2
10 1 (0.35%) OLAP
10 1 (0.35%) OLTP
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.35%) Big Data
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (6.01%) WebLOAD
1 17 (6.01%) AQtime
2 4 (1.41%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.06%) Ant
4 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (12.37%) Finance
2 10 (3.53%) Retail
3 9 (3.18%) Legal
4 8 (2.83%) Advertising
5 4 (1.41%) Back Office
5 4 (1.41%) Banking
6 3 (1.06%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.71%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (14.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 40 (14.13%) Analyst
3 35 (12.37%) Administrator
4 32 (11.31%) Support Engineer
5 25 (8.83%) Systems Administrator
6 24 (8.48%) Consultant
6 24 (8.48%) 3rd Line Support
7 23 (8.13%) Support Analyst
8 19 (6.71%) Architect
9 18 (6.36%) Technical Manager
9 18 (6.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 17 (6.01%) Implementation Consultant
11 16 (5.65%) Technical Architect
12 14 (4.95%) Technical Support
12 14 (4.95%) Linux Administrator
13 13 (4.59%) Team Leader
14 12 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support
15 11 (3.89%) Test Engineer
15 11 (3.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 10 (3.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.13%) .NET
2 17 (6.01%) MAPI
3 9 (3.18%) J2EE
3 9 (3.18%) Software Packaging
4 3 (1.06%) Web Services
5 2 (0.71%) XML
6 1 (0.35%) J2SE
6 1 (0.35%) JPA
6 1 (0.35%) HTML
6 1 (0.35%) JDBC
6 1 (0.35%) JSP
6 1 (0.35%) Servlets
6 1 (0.35%) SOAP
6 1 (0.35%) Middleware
6 1 (0.35%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.13%) Clustering
2 23 (8.13%) Replication
2 23 (8.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 22 (7.77%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.95%) Blackberry
5 13 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.83%) Mainframe
7 7 (2.47%) Derivative
7 7 (2.47%) CLARiiON
8 5 (1.77%) Life Science
8 5 (1.77%) PMI
8 5 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.06%) EqualLogic
9 3 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.06%) LIMS
9 3 (1.06%) CCTV
10 2 (0.71%) Wiki
10 2 (0.71%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 179 (63.25%) Windows
2 120 (42.40%) Linux
3 71 (25.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 66 (23.32%) UNIX
5 63 (22.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (11.31%) Windows 7
8 31 (10.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (10.60%) Solaris
10 27 (9.54%) CentOS
11 17 (6.01%) Windows Vista
12 15 (5.30%) Windows 8
13 13 (4.59%) Windows XP
14 10 (3.53%) AIX
15 7 (2.47%) HPUX
16 6 (2.12%) Android
16 6 (2.12%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.71%) VMS
18 1 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (27.92%) ITIL
2 28 (9.89%) Project Management
3 26 (9.19%) Load Balancing
3 26 (9.19%) Problem Management
4 25 (8.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (8.48%) Change Management
6 22 (7.77%) Service Management
7 20 (7.07%) Project Planning
8 18 (6.36%) Capacity Management
8 18 (6.36%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (6.36%) Service Delivery
8 18 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (6.36%) Benchmarking
9 12 (4.24%) Configuration Management
9 12 (4.24%) ITSM
9 12 (4.24%) Change Control
10 10 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (3.53%) Requirements Management
11 9 (3.18%) TOGAF
11 9 (3.18%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.31%) SQL
2 18 (6.36%) C#
2 18 (6.36%) Bash Shell
3 17 (6.01%) C++
3 17 (6.01%) Perl
4 16 (5.65%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.53%) Java
6 9 (3.18%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.77%) VBScript
8 3 (1.06%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.06%) AWK
8 3 (1.06%) Korn
8 3 (1.06%) sed
8 3 (1.06%) C
9 1 (0.35%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.35%) Python
9 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (15.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (14.13%) Security Cleared
3 35 (12.37%) Degree
4 28 (9.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (9.54%) MCITP
6 26 (9.19%) MCSE
7 23 (8.13%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (7.42%) SC Cleared
9 17 (6.01%) NCDA
9 17 (6.01%) NCIE
10 16 (5.65%) DV Cleared
11 15 (5.30%) CCNP
12 11 (3.89%) MCSA
13 10 (3.53%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (2.83%) MCP
15 7 (2.47%) CCNA
15 7 (2.47%) RHCE
16 6 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (1.77%) PMI Certification
17 5 (1.77%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.66%) SLA
2 28 (9.89%) QA
3 4 (1.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 138 (48.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (29.33%) Active Directory
3 51 (18.02%) vSphere
4 44 (15.55%) VMware ESX
5 32 (11.31%) Hyper-V
5 32 (11.31%) vCloud
6 20 (7.07%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (5.65%) NFS
8 15 (5.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 9 (3.18%) XenApp
10 8 (2.83%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (2.83%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.77%) Terminal Server
11 5 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (1.77%) Veritas File System
12 4 (1.41%) XenServer
13 3 (1.06%) XenDesktop
13 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.06%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.71%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 37 (13.07%) Backup Exec
2 21 (7.42%) NetBackup
3 13 (4.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 12 (4.24%) EMC NetWorker
5 11 (3.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (3.53%) EMC Navisphere
7 8 (2.83%) Nagios
8 6 (2.12%) SCCM
8 6 (2.12%) PureDisk
9 5 (1.77%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (1.06%) Legato
11 3 (1.06%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.71%) ARCserve
12 2 (0.71%) SCOM
12 2 (0.71%) Puppet
12 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (0.71%) Cacti
12 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 169 (59.72%) VMware
2 106 (37.46%) Microsoft
3 80 (28.27%) HP
4 55 (19.43%) Cisco
5 51 (18.02%) Red Hat
6 49 (17.31%) EMC
7 45 (15.90%) Oracle
7 45 (15.90%) NetApp
8 32 (11.31%) Veritas
9 30 (10.60%) Sun
9 30 (10.60%) Dell
10 28 (9.89%) Symantec
11 22 (7.77%) Brocade
12 21 (7.42%) Citrix
13 19 (6.71%) IBM
14 18 (6.36%) Juniper
15 10 (3.53%) Cognos
16 9 (3.18%) StorageTek
16 9 (3.18%) F5
17 8 (2.83%) Business Objects
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