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 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 207 190 198
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing NAS 31 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 2.51% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 18
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £54,500
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1024 836 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.47% 16.43% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 884 658 995
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 19 September 2014.

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 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
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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 +12 12 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Dorset -1 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Bristol -6 8 £29,500 -32.57% 1
Devon - 2 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire -6 1 £64,000 +113.33%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (93.44%) VMware
2 56 (91.80%) SAN
3 51 (83.61%) Windows
4 47 (77.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (55.74%) Firewall
6 28 (45.90%) TCP/IP
7 26 (42.62%) Active Directory
7 26 (42.62%) MS Exchange
8 25 (40.98%) Cisco
9 24 (39.34%) Linux
10 22 (36.07%) Microsoft
11 20 (32.79%) DNS
11 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
11 20 (32.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (29.51%) VPN
12 18 (29.51%) DHCP
12 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (27.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (26.23%) Service Management
14 16 (26.23%) IIS
15 15 (24.59%) ITIL
16 14 (22.95%) CentOS
17 13 (21.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 13 (21.31%) Citrix
18 12 (19.67%) SSL
18 12 (19.67%) SQL
18 12 (19.67%) WAN
18 12 (19.67%) Backup Exec
19 11 (18.03%) IPsec
19 11 (18.03%) MS Excel

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (42.62%) MS Exchange
2 16 (26.23%) IIS
3 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (14.75%) Apache
5 7 (11.48%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.28%) Lync
8 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.48%) MS Project
3 6 (9.84%) MS Office
4 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (91.80%) SAN
2 34 (55.74%) Firewall
3 28 (45.90%) TCP/IP
4 20 (32.79%) DNS
5 18 (29.51%) VPN
5 18 (29.51%) DHCP
6 12 (19.67%) WAN
6 12 (19.67%) SSL
7 11 (18.03%) IPsec
7 11 (18.03%) VLAN
8 10 (16.39%) iSCSI
9 9 (14.75%) LDAP
9 9 (14.75%) LAN
10 7 (11.48%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (9.84%) Wireless
11 6 (9.84%) Internet
12 5 (8.20%) Network Security
12 5 (8.20%) Multicast
13 4 (6.56%) IP Telephony
13 4 (6.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Support Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (16.39%) Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Network Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Architect
9 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Network Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 2 (3.28%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 2 (3.28%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Web Services
2 4 (6.56%) Middleware
2 4 (6.56%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.64%) LAMP
3 1 (1.64%) XML
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Replication
1 5 (8.20%) Clustering
1 5 (8.20%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (6.56%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.64%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 51 (83.61%) Windows
2 24 (39.34%) Linux
3 20 (32.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (27.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (22.95%) CentOS
7 10 (16.39%) UNIX
8 8 (13.11%) AIX
9 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.28%) Debian
10 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.64%) Solaris
11 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Service Management
2 15 (24.59%) ITIL
3 10 (16.39%) Build Automation
4 8 (13.11%) Project Management
4 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
5 7 (11.48%) Migration
6 6 (9.84%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (8.20%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.20%) ITIL V3
7 5 (8.20%) ITSM
8 4 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (4.92%) DevOps
9 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.92%) Business Development
9 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.92%) TOGAF
9 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.28%) Operations Management
10 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) VB
2 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.28%) Perl
4 1 (1.64%) PHP
4 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.03%) CCNP
3 6 (9.84%) Degree
3 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.28%) MCITP
5 2 (3.28%) ISEB
5 2 (3.28%) MCP
5 2 (3.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) COBIT
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (77.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (42.62%) Active Directory
3 11 (18.03%) vSphere
3 11 (18.03%) vCloud
4 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.56%) XenApp
5 4 (6.56%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.56%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.92%) Xen
6 3 (4.92%) NFS
6 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.28%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.28%) UAG
7 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.28%) Samba
7 2 (3.28%) XenServer
7 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) Backup Exec
2 7 (11.48%) ARCserve
3 5 (8.20%) WSUS
4 4 (6.56%) SCCM
4 4 (6.56%) SCOM
4 4 (6.56%) Puppet
5 3 (4.92%) Vagrant
5 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.92%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.28%) SCSM
6 2 (3.28%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.28%) Nagios
7 1 (1.64%) OpenView
7 1 (1.64%) Unicenter
7 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.64%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 57 (93.44%) VMware
2 25 (40.98%) Cisco
3 22 (36.07%) Microsoft
4 13 (21.31%) Citrix
5 10 (16.39%) Dell
6 9 (14.75%) IBM
7 8 (13.11%) Oracle
7 8 (13.11%) EMC
7 8 (13.11%) Altiris
8 7 (11.48%) WatchGuard
8 7 (11.48%) Veeam
8 7 (11.48%) 3PAR
8 7 (11.48%) Juniper
9 5 (8.20%) HP
10 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
10 4 (6.56%) TIBCO
10 4 (6.56%) JBoss
10 4 (6.56%) Sophos
11 3 (4.92%) McAfee
12 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
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