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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 73 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing NAS 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.58% 0.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.06% 1.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -13.82%
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
170 192 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.34% 21.36% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 164 144 143
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £29,800 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in Southampton

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 24 (100.00%) SAN
2 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 18 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (70.83%) vSphere
4 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco
7 9 (37.50%) DNS
7 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 9 (37.50%) LAN
7 9 (37.50%) WLAN
7 9 (37.50%) WAN
7 9 (37.50%) DHCP
7 9 (37.50%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) Citrix
7 9 (37.50%) Lync
7 9 (37.50%) XenApp
7 9 (37.50%) XenDesktop
8 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (33.33%) VCP5
8 8 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 8 (33.33%) EMC VNX
8 8 (33.33%) EMC VNXe
8 8 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
8 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
8 8 (33.33%) EMC
8 8 (33.33%) Linux
9 6 (25.00%) Identity Management

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 9 (37.50%) Lync
1 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (37.50%) DHCP
3 9 (37.50%) DNS
3 9 (37.50%) LAN
3 9 (37.50%) WAN
3 9 (37.50%) WLAN
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
2 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Designer
4 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 8 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
1 8 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 8 (33.33%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Unix
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 6 (25.00%) Project Management
1 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) VCP5
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (70.83%) vSphere
3 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (37.50%) XenApp
4 9 (37.50%) XenDesktop
5 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 8 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
4 9 (37.50%) Citrix
5 8 (33.33%) EMC
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) HP