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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 221 201 176
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -25
Permanent jobs citing NAS 19 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.46% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 2.67% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 33
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
1157 1049 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.69% 17.07% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 878 697
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -9 6 £46,250 +2.77%
Dorset +7 4 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 £35,000 -
Bristol -22 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Devon - 1 £22,500 - 2
Somerset - 1 £45,000 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (85.11%) SAN
2 33 (70.21%) VMware
3 29 (61.70%) Linux
4 28 (59.57%) Windows
5 27 (57.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (44.68%) TCP/IP
7 19 (40.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (38.30%) MS Exchange
9 17 (36.17%) IPsec
10 15 (31.91%) SLA
10 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
10 15 (31.91%) vSphere
10 15 (31.91%) CentOS
11 13 (27.66%) SSL
12 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (21.28%) NetApp
14 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
14 10 (21.28%) Oracle
15 9 (19.15%) Change Management
15 9 (19.15%) vCloud
16 8 (17.02%) SCCM
16 8 (17.02%) C
16 8 (17.02%) VPN
16 8 (17.02%) DNS
17 7 (14.89%) HP
17 7 (14.89%) Java
17 7 (14.89%) Perl
17 7 (14.89%) SQL Server

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (38.30%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (12.77%) Office Communications Server
3 6 (12.77%) IIS
3 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
4 5 (10.64%) SAS
5 4 (8.51%) MQSeries
6 2 (4.26%) Apache
6 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 40 (85.11%) SAN
2 21 (44.68%) TCP/IP
3 17 (36.17%) IPsec
4 13 (27.66%) SSL
5 8 (17.02%) VPN
5 8 (17.02%) DNS
6 7 (14.89%) Internet
6 7 (14.89%) Firewall
7 6 (12.77%) iSCSI
8 5 (10.64%) LDAP
9 4 (8.51%) FTP
9 4 (8.51%) HTTP
9 4 (8.51%) HTTPS
9 4 (8.51%) Network Security
10 3 (6.38%) LAN
10 3 (6.38%) DHCP
11 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.64%) MySQL
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.26%) CouchDB
5 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.26%) HBase
5 2 (4.26%) Voldemort
6 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (8.51%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Support Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.51%) Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) J2EE
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Clustering
1 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) DTV
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Linux
2 28 (59.57%) Windows
3 19 (40.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (31.91%) CentOS
5 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (14.89%) UNIX
7 2 (4.26%) Solaris
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Change Management
2 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (14.89%) ITIL
2 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
2 7 (14.89%) High Availability
3 6 (12.77%) Change Control
3 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.51%) BCP
4 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity
4 4 (8.51%) Capacity Management
4 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
4 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.51%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.38%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps
6 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.13%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) C
2 7 (14.89%) Java
2 7 (14.89%) Perl
2 7 (14.89%) Python
3 3 (6.38%) C++
3 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.38%) PHP
3 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.26%) SQL
4 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
5 1 (2.13%) VBScript
5 1 (2.13%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) VBA
5 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.51%) HND
4 2 (4.26%) MCSE
4 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (2.13%) ISEB
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (31.91%) vSphere
3 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
4 9 (19.15%) vCloud
5 6 (12.77%) VMware ESX
6 4 (8.51%) Samba
6 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 33 (70.21%) VMware
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.28%) NetApp
3 10 (21.28%) Oracle
4 7 (14.89%) HP
5 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.51%) IBM
7 3 (6.38%) EMC
8 2 (4.26%) Citrix
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco
8 2 (4.26%) Sun
8 2 (4.26%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.13%) Symantec
9 1 (2.13%) Remedy
9 1 (2.13%) SAP
9 1 (2.13%) CommVault
Exeter
Met Office
Salary: £21,264 - £23,790 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago