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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 214 206 198
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing NAS 24 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 2.80% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 23
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £63,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +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
1132 1036 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.53% 17.19% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 951 807 774
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £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 3 June 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 3 June 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
Somerset - 8 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 7 £32,500 -
Wiltshire -14 5 £45,000 -26.53% 2
Dorset - 3 £32,500 -
Bristol -12 2 £28,250 -32.33% 2
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 41 (82.00%) SAN
2 33 (66.00%) VMware
3 29 (58.00%) Windows
4 28 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (52.00%) Linux
6 21 (42.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
8 19 (38.00%) CentOS
9 17 (34.00%) SSL
9 17 (34.00%) IPsec
10 16 (32.00%) Change Management
10 16 (32.00%) vSphere
11 15 (30.00%) SLA
12 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
13 12 (24.00%) NetApp
13 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
13 12 (24.00%) Oracle
13 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (22.00%) VPN
14 11 (22.00%) DNS
15 10 (20.00%) vCloud
16 9 (18.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (18.00%) HP
16 9 (18.00%) CCNP
16 9 (18.00%) MySQL
16 9 (18.00%) ITIL
16 9 (18.00%) Red Hat

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 20 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (14.00%) IIS
4 7 (14.00%) Apache
4 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (12.00%) SAS
5 6 (12.00%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.00%) Lync
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (2.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (82.00%) SAN
2 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
3 17 (34.00%) SSL
3 17 (34.00%) IPsec
4 11 (22.00%) VPN
4 11 (22.00%) DNS
5 7 (14.00%) Internet
6 6 (12.00%) Firewall
6 6 (12.00%) iSCSI
7 5 (10.00%) HTTP
8 4 (8.00%) DHCP
8 4 (8.00%) Network Security
9 3 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (6.00%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (6.00%) LAN
9 3 (6.00%) VoIP
9 3 (6.00%) Wireless
10 2 (4.00%) LDAP
11 1 (2.00%) Multicast
11 1 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) MySQL
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.00%) CouchDB
5 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.00%) HBase
5 2 (4.00%) Voldemort
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.00%) Electronics
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.00%) Administrator
5 6 (12.00%) Solaris Administrator
5 6 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) XML
2 2 (4.00%) J2EE
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.00%) JSP
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) DTV
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) Linux
3 21 (42.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (38.00%) CentOS
5 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (12.00%) Solaris
6 6 (12.00%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (6.00%) UNIX
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Change Management
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL
3 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (16.00%) High Availability
4 6 (12.00%) Change Control
4 6 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (2.00%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (10.00%) C
2 5 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (8.00%) Perl
3 4 (8.00%) Python
4 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.00%) PHP
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) C++
4 3 (6.00%) SQL
5 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.00%) C#
6 1 (2.00%) VBScript
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (18.00%) CCNP
1 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) CCNA
4 3 (6.00%) CCSA
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.00%) MCSE
5 2 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.00%) ISEB
6 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 28 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (32.00%) vSphere
3 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (20.00%) vCloud
5 6 (12.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.00%) NFS
6 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) SCCM
2 2 (4.00%) Puppet
2 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) Hyperic
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.00%) Netcool
3 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 33 (66.00%) VMware
2 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (24.00%) NetApp
3 12 (24.00%) Oracle
4 9 (18.00%) HP
4 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (14.00%) Cisco
6 6 (12.00%) Sun
7 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.00%) EMC
7 4 (8.00%) IBM
8 3 (6.00%) Brocade
8 3 (6.00%) Citrix
8 3 (6.00%) Nokia
9 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.00%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.00%) Dell
10 1 (2.00%) SAP
10 1 (2.00%) Business Objects
10 1 (2.00%) Juniper
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