The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 89 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing NAS 2 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.24% 1.66% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 6.49% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 2
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
NAS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
171 231 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.48% 25.58% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 152 152 183
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

NAS
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Southampton region.

NAS Salary Trend in Southampton

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 14 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) vSphere
3 8 (57.14%) VCP5
3 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 8 (57.14%) EMC VNX
3 8 (57.14%) EMC VNXe
3 8 (57.14%) EMC VMAX
3 8 (57.14%) VMware ESX
3 8 (57.14%) EMC
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
6 2 (14.29%) Munin
6 2 (14.29%) XenApp
6 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 2 (14.29%) nginx
6 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) NetWeaver
1 2 (14.29%) nginx
1 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) IPsec
3 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) SMS
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
1 8 (57.14%) EMC VMAX
1 8 (57.14%) EMC VNX
1 8 (57.14%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
1 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (14.29%) High Availability
1 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
1 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 2 (14.29%) Project Management
1 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 2 (14.29%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) VCP5
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (71.43%) vSphere
2 8 (57.14%) VMware ESX
2 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (14.29%) NFS
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Munin
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) EMC
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle