The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 15 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.33% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.20% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
NAS
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
183 87 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.42% 23.14% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 131 60 75
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

NAS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

NAS Salary Trend in Watford

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 19 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (73.68%) Migration
3 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 12 (63.16%) EMC
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco
4 11 (57.89%) IBM
4 11 (57.89%) Brocade
5 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (52.63%) Hitachi
5 10 (52.63%) NetApp
6 9 (47.37%) HP
6 9 (47.37%) Replication
7 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
7 8 (42.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 8 (42.11%) Fujitsu
7 8 (42.11%) Data Migration
7 8 (42.11%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (42.11%) Capacity Management
7 8 (42.11%) NFS
8 7 (36.84%) IBM Certification
8 7 (36.84%) SRDF
8 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
9 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
9 6 (31.58%) Linux
10 5 (26.32%) VLAN
11 4 (21.05%) Big Data
11 4 (21.05%) Retail
11 4 (21.05%) Solaris
11 4 (21.05%) DNS
11 4 (21.05%) Veritas

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (10.53%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (15.79%) IaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (42.11%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (26.32%) VLAN
4 4 (21.05%) LDAP
4 4 (21.05%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.26%) HSRP
5 1 (5.26%) GLBP
5 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (5.26%) Multicast
5 1 (5.26%) ADSL
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
5 1 (5.26%) RIP
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Big Data
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Storage Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Backup Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Blog
2 1 (5.26%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) LPAR
2 1 (5.26%) DLPAR
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Solaris
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) HPUX
4 1 (5.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Migration
2 8 (42.11%) Data Migration
2 8 (42.11%) Capacity Management
3 7 (36.84%) Data Protection
4 6 (31.58%) Performance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
7 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) IBM Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCIE
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
2 8 (42.11%) NFS
2 8 (42.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (36.84%) SRDF
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) Samba
4 2 (10.53%) Veritas File System
4 2 (10.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.26%) Firmware
5 1 (5.26%) PowerHA
5 1 (5.26%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cacti
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) EMC
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Brocade
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) IBM
3 10 (52.63%) Hitachi
3 10 (52.63%) NetApp
4 9 (47.37%) HP
5 8 (42.11%) Fujitsu
6 4 (21.05%) Veritas
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) SAP
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) Sun
8 1 (5.26%) Juniper
8 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.26%) Crossbeam
8 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.26%) F5
Watford, Hertfordshire
Camelot
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