The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 211 172 192
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +20
Permanent jobs citing NAS 26 39 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.75% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 4.45% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 21
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £62,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.44% +12.50%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
963 876 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.29% 16.88% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 824 674 898
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

NAS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

NAS Salary Trend in the South West

NAS
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in the South West

NAS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Wiltshire -6 18 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Bristol -6 4 £46,000 +15.00% 5
Somerset 0 3 £34,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -8 1 - - 3
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 57 (83.82%) SAN
2 50 (73.53%) VMware
3 41 (60.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (54.41%) Windows
5 32 (47.06%) Linux
6 31 (45.59%) TCP/IP
6 31 (45.59%) Firewall
7 26 (38.24%) MS Exchange
8 24 (35.29%) ITIL
9 23 (33.82%) VPN
10 22 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
12 19 (27.94%) SSL
12 19 (27.94%) Oracle
12 19 (27.94%) IPsec
13 18 (26.47%) Cisco
13 18 (26.47%) vSphere
14 17 (25.00%) CentOS
15 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
15 16 (23.53%) DNS
15 16 (23.53%) CheckPoint
16 15 (22.06%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (22.06%) CCNP
17 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
17 14 (20.59%) NetApp
17 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
17 14 (20.59%) Red Hat
18 13 (19.12%) HP
18 13 (19.12%) Dell
18 13 (19.12%) EMC

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 26 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (13.24%) Apache
4 9 (13.24%) Tomcat
5 8 (11.76%) IIS
6 5 (7.35%) SAS
6 5 (7.35%) Lync
7 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (5.88%) MQSeries
8 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (83.82%) SAN
2 31 (45.59%) TCP/IP
2 31 (45.59%) Firewall
3 23 (33.82%) VPN
4 19 (27.94%) SSL
4 19 (27.94%) IPsec
5 16 (23.53%) DNS
6 11 (16.18%) Wireless
6 11 (16.18%) HTTP
7 10 (14.71%) iSCSI
8 9 (13.24%) MPLS
8 9 (13.24%) DHCP
9 8 (11.76%) Network Security
10 7 (10.29%) VoIP
11 6 (8.82%) Multicast
11 6 (8.82%) VLAN
11 6 (8.82%) WAN
11 6 (8.82%) LAN
12 5 (7.35%) Structured Cabling
13 4 (5.88%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) MySQL
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
2 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
3 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (17.65%) Consultant
3 10 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (14.71%) Architect
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Consultant
4 9 (13.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Administrator
7 5 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Lead Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Solaris Administrator
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.35%) Lead Technical Architect
7 5 (7.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) J2EE
2 6 (8.82%) XML
3 5 (7.35%) HTML
4 4 (5.88%) JSP
5 2 (2.94%) .NET
6 1 (1.47%) Middleware
6 1 (1.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) Replication
3 1 (1.47%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (54.41%) Windows
2 32 (47.06%) Linux
3 22 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (25.00%) CentOS
5 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (16.18%) Solaris
6 11 (16.18%) Windows 7
6 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.35%) UNIX
7 5 (7.35%) AIX
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) ITIL
2 11 (16.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (14.71%) Performance Management
4 9 (13.24%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (11.76%) Change Management
6 7 (10.29%) Service Management
6 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
6 7 (10.29%) ITIL V3
6 7 (10.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.35%) Project Planning
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (7.35%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.35%) High Availability
7 5 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (5.88%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (5.88%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) Java
2 10 (14.71%) SQL
3 7 (10.29%) Perl
3 7 (10.29%) Python
4 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.35%) C
5 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.47%) PHP
6 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.47%) C#
6 1 (1.47%) C++
6 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.47%) VBScript
6 1 (1.47%) VB
6 1 (1.47%) VBA
6 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (22.06%) CCNP
2 13 (19.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
4 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
5 8 (11.76%) Degree
6 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (7.35%) ISEB
7 5 (7.35%) MCITP
8 4 (5.88%) HND
9 3 (4.41%) CCNA
9 3 (4.41%) CCSA
10 2 (2.94%) VCP4
10 2 (2.94%) BC Cleared
10 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.94%) MCP
11 1 (1.47%) MCSE
11 1 (1.47%) MCSA
11 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
11 1 (1.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 41 (60.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (26.47%) vSphere
3 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 13 (19.12%) vCloud
5 8 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 6 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (8.82%) XenApp
6 6 (8.82%) XenServer
6 6 (8.82%) XenDesktop
7 5 (7.35%) VMware ESX
8 4 (5.88%) NFS
8 4 (5.88%) Samba
9 2 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.94%) UAG
9 2 (2.94%) Xen
9 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) WSUS
2 8 (11.76%) SCCM
2 8 (11.76%) SCOM
3 7 (10.29%) Backup Exec
3 7 (10.29%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (7.35%) Unicenter
4 5 (7.35%) OpenView
5 4 (5.88%) Hyperic
5 4 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (5.88%) Netcool
5 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.94%) SCSM
7 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.47%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 50 (73.53%) VMware
2 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
3 19 (27.94%) Oracle
4 18 (26.47%) Cisco
5 16 (23.53%) CheckPoint
6 14 (20.59%) NetApp
6 14 (20.59%) Red Hat
7 13 (19.12%) HP
7 13 (19.12%) Dell
7 13 (19.12%) EMC
8 11 (16.18%) Citrix
8 11 (16.18%) IBM
9 7 (10.29%) McAfee
10 6 (8.82%) Sun
11 5 (7.35%) Juniper
11 5 (7.35%) BMC
11 5 (7.35%) Symantec
11 5 (7.35%) F5
12 4 (5.88%) Veeam
12 4 (5.88%) Riverbed
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