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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 229 204 186
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -18
Permanent jobs citing NAS 22 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.41% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% 2.49% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 25
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £24,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.49%
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
1122 1004 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.76% 16.50% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 967 869 681
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 -3 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Dorset +2 4 - - 3
Somerset - 3 £47,500 - 1
Bristol -23 2 £46,250 +92.70% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 3
Devon -7 1 £22,500 -47.05%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 40 (88.89%) SAN
2 36 (80.00%) VMware
3 33 (73.33%) Linux
4 32 (71.11%) Windows
5 28 (62.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (57.78%) TCP/IP
7 24 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (51.11%) IPsec
9 20 (44.44%) CentOS
10 19 (42.22%) vSphere
10 19 (42.22%) SSL
11 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
11 17 (37.78%) MS Exchange
12 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2007
13 13 (28.89%) vCloud
14 12 (26.67%) SLA
14 12 (26.67%) VPN
15 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (22.22%) DNS
16 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
17 8 (17.78%) Change Management
17 8 (17.78%) Oracle
17 8 (17.78%) SCCM
18 7 (15.56%) C
18 7 (15.56%) HP
18 7 (15.56%) UNIX
18 7 (15.56%) Internet
18 7 (15.56%) NetApp
18 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (37.78%) MS Exchange
2 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (13.33%) Office Communications Server
3 6 (13.33%) IIS
3 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.89%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.44%) SAS
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (2.22%) Apache
6 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 40 (88.89%) SAN
2 26 (57.78%) TCP/IP
3 23 (51.11%) IPsec
4 19 (42.22%) SSL
5 12 (26.67%) VPN
6 10 (22.22%) DNS
7 7 (15.56%) Internet
7 7 (15.56%) Firewall
8 5 (11.11%) LDAP
9 4 (8.89%) FTP
9 4 (8.89%) HTTP
9 4 (8.89%) HTTPS
9 4 (8.89%) Network Security
10 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
10 3 (6.67%) LAN
10 3 (6.67%) DHCP
11 1 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.44%) CouchDB
4 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.44%) HBase
4 2 (4.44%) Voldemort
5 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 9 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 5 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 5 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 5 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
3 5 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
3 5 (11.11%) Technical Support Team Leader
3 5 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) J2EE
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Clustering
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) DTV
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Linux
2 32 (71.11%) Windows
3 24 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (44.44%) CentOS
5 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (15.56%) UNIX
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.22%) AIX
8 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Change Management
2 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.33%) ITIL
3 6 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 6 (13.33%) Change Control
4 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
4 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (8.89%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.89%) High Availability
4 4 (8.89%) BCP
4 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.67%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.44%) DevOps
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.22%) CRM
7 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) C
2 6 (13.33%) Java
2 6 (13.33%) Perl
2 6 (13.33%) Python
3 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
4 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.44%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) HND
3 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (62.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (42.22%) vSphere
3 13 (28.89%) vCloud
4 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
6 4 (8.89%) Samba
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) VMware
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.78%) Oracle
4 7 (15.56%) HP
4 7 (15.56%) NetApp
5 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.44%) IBM
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.22%) CommVault
7 1 (2.22%) EMC
7 1 (2.22%) SAP
7 1 (2.22%) Sun
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
7 1 (2.22%) Remedy
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Bournemouth
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Bournemouth
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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