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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 289 322 277
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -45
Permanent jobs citing NAS 161 127 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.56% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.76% 2.51% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 126 96 133
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
4277 5059 4742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.58% 22.50% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3465 3742 3670
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Hampshire +42 45 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Surrey +30 43 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Berkshire +1 35 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Buckinghamshire -6 11 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Oxfordshire +6 9 £35,500 +20.33%
Kent -4 6 £43,438 -9.50% 2
Middlesex - 6 £32,500 -
West Sussex -16 3 £35,000 -30.00%
East Sussex - 3 £37,500 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 278 (93.60%) SAN
2 204 (68.69%) Windows
3 172 (57.91%) VMware
4 156 (52.53%) Microsoft
5 132 (44.44%) Linux
6 124 (41.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 115 (38.72%) Cisco
8 111 (37.37%) Active Directory
9 95 (31.99%) TCP/IP
9 95 (31.99%) ITIL
10 90 (30.30%) vSphere
11 89 (29.97%) DNS
12 88 (29.63%) MS Exchange
13 86 (28.96%) Data Centre
14 80 (26.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 79 (26.60%) Firewall
16 76 (25.59%) UNIX
17 72 (24.24%) SQL Server
18 71 (23.91%) DHCP
19 66 (22.22%) WAN
19 66 (22.22%) Citrix
20 63 (21.21%) LAN
20 63 (21.21%) SQL
21 60 (20.20%) HP
21 60 (20.20%) Hyper-V
22 56 (18.86%) Microsoft Certification
23 55 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
24 53 (17.85%) Project Management
24 53 (17.85%) Clustering
25 52 (17.51%) VPN

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 88 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 55 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (14.81%) IIS
4 40 (13.47%) SharePoint
5 34 (11.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 27 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (7.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 20 (6.73%) Lync
9 18 (6.06%) Apache
10 17 (5.72%) NetWeaver
11 16 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (3.03%) Tomcat
13 4 (1.35%) JBoss
13 4 (1.35%) WebLogic
13 4 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (1.01%) ColdFusion
14 3 (1.01%) WebSphere
14 3 (1.01%) CMS
15 2 (0.67%) nginx
15 2 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 51 (17.17%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.41%) MS Office
3 9 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.73%) Office 365
2 14 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.37%) SaaS
4 9 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.02%) PaaS
6 4 (1.35%) IaaS
6 4 (1.35%) Symantec.cloud
7 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.67%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.34%) Nimbula
8 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 278 (93.60%) SAN
2 95 (31.99%) TCP/IP
3 89 (29.97%) DNS
4 79 (26.60%) Firewall
5 71 (23.91%) DHCP
6 66 (22.22%) WAN
7 63 (21.21%) LAN
8 52 (17.51%) VPN
9 43 (14.48%) iSCSI
10 35 (11.78%) IPsec
11 28 (9.43%) VoIP
12 25 (8.42%) SSL
13 23 (7.74%) Fibre Channel
14 21 (7.07%) Wireless
15 19 (6.40%) Unified Communications
16 18 (6.06%) VLAN
17 16 (5.39%) Wi-Fi
17 16 (5.39%) Ethernet
18 12 (4.04%) Cisco IOS
19 9 (3.03%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.40%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.71%) Oracle Database
3 14 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.70%) OLTP
5 9 (3.03%) MySQL
5 9 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.69%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (2.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.01%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.67%) Big Data
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.34%) OLAP
11 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.34%) Ant
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.34%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.34%) GCC
3 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (8.42%) Retail
2 21 (7.07%) Finance
3 8 (2.69%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.69%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.36%) Legal
4 7 (2.36%) Billing
5 5 (1.68%) Marketing
5 5 (1.68%) Electronics
6 4 (1.35%) Banking
7 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.67%) French Language
7 2 (0.67%) German Language
7 2 (0.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 58 (19.53%) Support Engineer
1 58 (19.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (10.44%) Architect
3 29 (9.76%) Analyst
4 27 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
5 25 (8.42%) Infrastructure Designer
5 25 (8.42%) Designer
5 25 (8.42%) Consultant
5 25 (8.42%) Technical Designer
6 23 (7.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 21 (7.07%) Systems Engineer
9 20 (6.73%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 20 (6.73%) EMC Engineer
10 18 (6.06%) Administrator
11 16 (5.39%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (5.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 15 (5.05%) Systems Administrator
13 14 (4.71%) Technical Architect
13 14 (4.71%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (12.12%) .NET
2 12 (4.04%) J2EE
3 11 (3.70%) Web Services
4 7 (2.36%) MAPI
4 7 (2.36%) Software Packaging
5 6 (2.02%) COM
6 5 (1.68%) XML
7 4 (1.35%) CSS
7 4 (1.35%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.67%) Java EE
8 2 (0.67%) JSON
8 2 (0.67%) WSDL
8 2 (0.67%) Middleware
8 2 (0.67%) XSD
8 2 (0.67%) REST
8 2 (0.67%) SOAP
9 1 (0.34%) OpenCV
9 1 (0.34%) ServiceStack
9 1 (0.34%) J2SE
9 1 (0.34%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 86 (28.96%) Data Centre
2 53 (17.85%) Clustering
3 34 (11.45%) Replication
4 32 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (6.40%) Enterprise Storage
6 17 (5.72%) EMC VNX
7 15 (5.05%) Management Information System
8 12 (4.04%) Client/Server
9 11 (3.70%) EMC VMAX
10 9 (3.03%) Blackberry
11 8 (2.69%) N-Tier
11 8 (2.69%) Computer Science
11 8 (2.69%) BYOD
12 7 (2.36%) Life Science
12 7 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (2.36%) iPhone
12 7 (2.36%) PDA
13 6 (2.02%) EqualLogic
13 6 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (1.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 204 (68.69%) Windows
2 132 (44.44%) Linux
3 80 (26.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (25.59%) UNIX
5 43 (14.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (14.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (11.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (7.74%) Windows XP
9 21 (7.07%) CentOS
10 20 (6.73%) Windows 8
11 18 (6.06%) Windows 7
12 15 (5.05%) Windows Vista
13 10 (3.37%) Solaris
14 9 (3.03%) Android
15 7 (2.36%) Mac OS
16 5 (1.68%) Data ONTAP
16 5 (1.68%) AIX
17 4 (1.35%) Windows NT
17 4 (1.35%) Windows 2000
17 4 (1.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (31.99%) ITIL
2 53 (17.85%) Project Management
3 50 (16.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 33 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 31 (10.44%) Service Delivery
6 27 (9.09%) Service Management
7 26 (8.75%) Identity Management
8 23 (7.74%) High Availability
9 20 (6.73%) Configuration Management
10 19 (6.40%) Performance Management
11 17 (5.72%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (5.39%) Business Continuity
13 15 (5.05%) Migration
13 15 (5.05%) E-Commerce
13 15 (5.05%) Patch Management
14 14 (4.71%) SOA
14 14 (4.71%) Change Control
15 13 (4.38%) Performance Tuning
15 13 (4.38%) Performance Monitoring
16 12 (4.04%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (21.21%) SQL
2 23 (7.74%) Java
3 19 (6.40%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 8 (2.69%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.02%) Perl
7 5 (1.68%) Python
8 3 (1.01%) C-shell
9 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.34%) Ruby
9 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 56 (18.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (14.48%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (13.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 38 (12.79%) MCSE
5 37 (12.46%) Security Cleared
6 36 (12.12%) CCNA
7 23 (7.74%) MCITP
8 21 (7.07%) SC Cleared
9 18 (6.06%) Degree
10 12 (4.04%) DV Cleared
10 12 (4.04%) CCNP
11 10 (3.37%) MCP
12 7 (2.36%) MCSA
12 7 (2.36%) MOS
12 7 (2.36%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (2.02%) CITP
13 6 (2.02%) CCA
13 6 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (1.68%) RHCSA
15 4 (1.35%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.08%) SLA
2 9 (3.03%) COBIT
3 5 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 124 (41.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 111 (37.37%) Active Directory
3 90 (30.30%) vSphere
4 60 (20.20%) Hyper-V
5 44 (14.81%) vCloud
6 40 (13.47%) VMware ESX
7 23 (7.74%) XenApp
8 16 (5.39%) DFS Replication
9 14 (4.71%) XenDesktop
10 13 (4.38%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (4.38%) Firmware
11 12 (4.04%) Terminal Services
12 10 (3.37%) XenServer
12 10 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (2.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (2.69%) SRDF
14 7 (2.36%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (1.35%) NFS
15 4 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 28 (9.43%) SCCM
2 20 (6.73%) Backup Exec
3 19 (6.40%) SCOM
3 19 (6.40%) EMC NetWorker
4 13 (4.38%) EMC VPLEX
5 12 (4.04%) WSUS
6 10 (3.37%) NetBackup
6 10 (3.37%) Nagios
7 8 (2.69%) ARCserve
7 8 (2.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 7 (2.36%) SCSM
9 6 (2.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (1.68%) Puppet
11 4 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (1.35%) Opsview
11 4 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
11 4 (1.35%) Cacti
12 3 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (1.01%) PureDisk
13 2 (0.67%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 172 (57.91%) VMware
2 156 (52.53%) Microsoft
3 115 (38.72%) Cisco
4 66 (22.22%) Citrix
5 60 (20.20%) HP
6 42 (14.14%) Oracle
6 42 (14.14%) EMC
7 35 (11.78%) Symantec
8 31 (10.44%) Brocade
9 30 (10.10%) NetApp
10 24 (8.08%) Dell
11 19 (6.40%) Dell Compellent
12 16 (5.39%) Sun
13 13 (4.38%) Juniper
13 13 (4.38%) Veritas
13 13 (4.38%) CheckPoint
13 13 (4.38%) Veeam
14 12 (4.04%) Red Hat
14 12 (4.04%) IBM
15 11 (3.70%) StorageTek
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