The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 69 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing NAS 8 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.52% 1.23% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 11.76% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 6
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
NAS
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 68 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.43% 10.49% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 83
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -37.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

NAS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

NAS Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

NAS
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

NAS
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 7 £35,000 +45.83%
NAS
North East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) SLA
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 6 (54.55%) UNIX
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (36.36%) VLDB
6 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
6 4 (36.36%) NFS
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Italian Language
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (36.36%) iSCSI

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
4 4 (36.36%) iSCSI
5 1 (9.09%) HSRP
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) POP3
5 1 (9.09%) SMTP
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) VLDB
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (36.36%) Italian Language
2 3 (27.27%) French Language
2 3 (27.27%) German Language
3 2 (18.18%) Spanish Language
4 1 (9.09%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
1 4 (36.36%) Scrum
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) NFS
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Convergys
5 1 (9.09%) BT
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) Meraki