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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 199 180 205
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +25
Permanent jobs citing NAS 26 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.67% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 4.08% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 12
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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
1005 857 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.49% 16.50% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 859 697 963
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -6 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Bristol -6 8 £32,500 -23.52%
Dorset -4 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Devon - 2 £42,500 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 58 (93.55%) VMware
2 57 (91.94%) SAN
3 49 (79.03%) Windows
4 46 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (50.00%) Firewall
6 30 (48.39%) TCP/IP
7 29 (46.77%) Cisco
8 28 (45.16%) MS Exchange
9 26 (41.94%) Active Directory
10 24 (38.71%) Linux
11 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (32.26%) DNS
13 19 (30.65%) IIS
13 19 (30.65%) Service Management
14 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (29.03%) DHCP
15 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
16 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
16 16 (25.81%) UNIX
17 14 (22.58%) Build Automation
18 13 (20.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 13 (20.97%) ITIL
18 13 (20.97%) VPN
19 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
19 12 (19.35%) Dell
19 12 (19.35%) Citrix
19 12 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 12 (19.35%) VLAN
20 11 (17.74%) CentOS
20 11 (17.74%) iSCSI

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 28 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 19 (30.65%) IIS
3 9 (14.52%) Apache
4 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Project
3 4 (6.45%) MS Office
4 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (91.94%) SAN
2 31 (50.00%) Firewall
3 30 (48.39%) TCP/IP
4 20 (32.26%) DNS
5 18 (29.03%) DHCP
6 13 (20.97%) VPN
7 12 (19.35%) VLAN
8 11 (17.74%) iSCSI
9 10 (16.13%) WAN
10 9 (14.52%) LDAP
10 9 (14.52%) SSL
11 8 (12.90%) IPsec
11 8 (12.90%) Multicast
12 7 (11.29%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (11.29%) LAN
13 4 (6.45%) Internet
14 3 (4.84%) Network Security
15 2 (3.23%) IP Telephony
15 2 (3.23%) OpenVPN
15 2 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.61%) DB2
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.61%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) HBase
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
5 1 (1.61%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Consultant
3 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 10 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (14.52%) Support Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Network Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Architect
10 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.84%) Administrator
11 2 (3.23%) Server Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) Web Services
1 6 (9.68%) Application Packaging
2 3 (4.84%) Middleware
3 1 (1.61%) LAMP
3 1 (1.61%) XML
3 1 (1.61%) HTML
3 1 (1.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Clustering
1 5 (8.06%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (6.45%) Replication
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.61%) Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 49 (79.03%) Windows
2 24 (38.71%) Linux
3 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (25.81%) UNIX
6 13 (20.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (17.74%) CentOS
8 8 (12.90%) AIX
9 2 (3.23%) Debian
9 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.61%) HPUX
10 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Service Management
2 14 (22.58%) Build Automation
3 13 (20.97%) ITIL
4 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
5 7 (11.29%) Project Management
6 5 (8.06%) Migration
6 5 (8.06%) Data Protection
6 5 (8.06%) ITIL V3
7 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
7 4 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.45%) ITSM
7 4 (6.45%) Business Development
8 3 (4.84%) Operations Management
8 3 (4.84%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.84%) DevOps
8 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) Bash Shell
3 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.45%) Perl
4 2 (3.23%) PHP
4 2 (3.23%) VB
4 2 (3.23%) Python
4 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) C++
5 1 (1.61%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (12.90%) CCNP
3 8 (12.90%) Degree
4 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
5 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.45%) MCSE
6 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.23%) MCP
7 2 (3.23%) CCNA
7 2 (3.23%) ISEB
8 1 (1.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) COBIT
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (41.94%) Active Directory
3 10 (16.13%) vCloud
4 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.90%) vSphere
5 6 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (8.06%) VMware ESX
6 5 (8.06%) Xen
6 5 (8.06%) NFS
7 3 (4.84%) XenApp
8 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.23%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Backup Exec
2 8 (12.90%) ARCserve
3 6 (9.68%) WSUS
3 6 (9.68%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (8.06%) Puppet
5 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.84%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.23%) ZABBIX
7 2 (3.23%) Nagios
8 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.61%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 58 (93.55%) VMware
2 29 (46.77%) Cisco
3 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.35%) Dell
4 12 (19.35%) Citrix
5 11 (17.74%) Oracle
6 9 (14.52%) Altiris
7 8 (12.90%) Veeam
7 8 (12.90%) IBM
8 7 (11.29%) EMC
8 7 (11.29%) Juniper
8 7 (11.29%) 3PAR
8 7 (11.29%) WatchGuard
9 6 (9.68%) McAfee
10 5 (8.06%) HP
11 4 (6.45%) JBoss
11 4 (6.45%) TIBCO
12 3 (4.84%) Veritas
12 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
13 2 (3.23%) CommVault
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