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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 225 219 194
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Permanent jobs citing NAS 22 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.47% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 2.87% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 23
Average salary £40,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £34,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £54,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,750 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -13.29%
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
1081 974 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.02% 16.18% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 914 838 693
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -5 13 £40,000 -15.78%
Bristol 0 5 £52,500 -5.40%
Gloucestershire 0 2 £41,000 -18.00% 1
Dorset +6 1 £33,000 +32.00% 1
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 37 (94.87%) VMware
2 33 (84.62%) SAN
3 30 (76.92%) Windows
4 27 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (64.10%) Linux
6 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
7 17 (43.59%) DNS
7 17 (43.59%) ITIL
7 17 (43.59%) MS Exchange
7 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
8 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
9 15 (38.46%) SSL
9 15 (38.46%) IPsec
10 14 (35.90%) vSphere
11 12 (30.77%) vCloud
11 12 (30.77%) CentOS
11 12 (30.77%) Degree
11 12 (30.77%) VPN
11 12 (30.77%) DHCP
12 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (25.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (23.08%) Firewall
14 9 (23.08%) HND
14 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
15 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
15 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (20.51%) MCP
15 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
15 8 (20.51%) HP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (43.59%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (12.82%) IIS
4 5 (12.82%) Skype for Business
5 4 (10.26%) MQSeries
6 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.56%) Apache
8 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (84.62%) SAN
2 17 (43.59%) DNS
3 16 (41.03%) TCP/IP
4 15 (38.46%) IPsec
4 15 (38.46%) SSL
5 12 (30.77%) DHCP
5 12 (30.77%) VPN
6 9 (23.08%) Firewall
7 5 (12.82%) IPv4
7 5 (12.82%) Network Security
7 5 (12.82%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (10.26%) FTP
8 4 (10.26%) HTTP
8 4 (10.26%) HTTPS
8 4 (10.26%) LDAP
9 3 (7.69%) LAN
9 3 (7.69%) WAN
10 2 (5.13%) Extranet
10 2 (5.13%) Intranet
10 2 (5.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (12.82%) Local Government
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Technical Leader
2 6 (15.38%) Support Team Leader
2 6 (15.38%) Team Leader
2 6 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 6 (15.38%) Technical Support Team Leader
2 6 (15.38%) Technical Team Leader
3 5 (12.82%) ICT Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Systems Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) IT Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) J2EE
2 1 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.82%) Raspberry Pi
3 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.13%) Clustering
4 2 (5.13%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 25 (64.10%) Linux
3 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
4 12 (30.77%) CentOS
5 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.26%) Unix
7 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
8 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.26%) BCP
3 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
3 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (10.26%) Capacity Management
3 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (10.26%) Time Management
3 4 (10.26%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 3 (7.69%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.13%) Operations Management
5 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 1 (2.56%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 5 (12.82%) VB
3 5 (12.82%) VBScript
4 4 (10.26%) C
4 4 (10.26%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) Perl
4 4 (10.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 10 (25.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (23.08%) HND
3 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 8 (20.51%) MCP
4 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
5 5 (12.82%) DBS Check
5 5 (12.82%) MCTS
6 4 (10.26%) CCNA
6 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (7.69%) A+ Certification
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (7.69%) MCITP
7 3 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (2.56%) CISSP
8 1 (2.56%) VCP4
8 1 (2.56%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 27 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
3 14 (35.90%) vSphere
4 12 (30.77%) vCloud
5 4 (10.26%) Samba
5 4 (10.26%) XenApp
6 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.13%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.56%) iptables
7 1 (2.56%) NFS
7 1 (2.56%) Squid
7 1 (2.56%) UAG
7 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.56%) Xen
7 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
1 5 (12.82%) SmoothWall
2 4 (10.26%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (10.26%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.13%) AirWatch
3 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.13%) MOM
3 2 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.56%) SCOM
4 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) VMware
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.51%) HP
4 7 (17.95%) Dell
5 6 (15.38%) NetApp
6 5 (12.82%) Citrix
6 5 (12.82%) Nimble Storage
6 5 (12.82%) Ruckus Wireless
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco
7 4 (10.26%) Intel Security
8 3 (7.69%) Blue Coat
8 3 (7.69%) Forcepoint
8 3 (7.69%) Infoblox
8 3 (7.69%) Juniper
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle
9 2 (5.13%) 3PAR
9 2 (5.13%) EMC
9 2 (5.13%) IBM
9 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.13%) Symantec
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago