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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 58 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing NAS 6 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.22% 2.94% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 9.28% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 1
Average salary £62,500 £51,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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
111 194 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 22.52% 31.70% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 60 135 60
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015, 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 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco
4 8 (42.11%) Hitachi
4 8 (42.11%) Brocade
4 8 (42.11%) Big Data
4 8 (42.11%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (31.58%) VLAN
6 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
6 6 (31.58%) Migration
7 5 (26.32%) Veritas
7 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
7 5 (26.32%) DNS
7 5 (26.32%) NFS
7 5 (26.32%) Sun
7 5 (26.32%) Solaris
8 4 (21.05%) DHCP
8 4 (21.05%) HP
8 4 (21.05%) EMC
8 4 (21.05%) IBM Certification
8 4 (21.05%) IBM
8 4 (21.05%) NetApp
8 4 (21.05%) Replication
8 4 (21.05%) SRDF
8 4 (21.05%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (21.05%) Fujitsu
8 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
8 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
8 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) VLAN
3 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 4 (21.05%) DHCP
4 4 (21.05%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (15.79%) LDAP
6 2 (10.53%) ADSL
6 2 (10.53%) RIP
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) VPN
6 2 (10.53%) IPsec
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) Internet
6 2 (10.53%) 3G
6 2 (10.53%) MPLS
6 2 (10.53%) OSPF
6 2 (10.53%) BGP
6 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.53%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Storage Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (21.05%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
3 1 (5.26%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Solaris
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) IBM Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCIE
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) NFS
4 4 (21.05%) SRDF
4 4 (21.05%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
5 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) Veritas File System
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (5.26%) vCloud
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (5.26%) Sendmail
6 1 (5.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cacti
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) SCOM
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.26%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) Hitachi
3 8 (42.11%) Brocade
4 5 (26.32%) Veritas
4 5 (26.32%) Sun
5 4 (21.05%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) EMC
5 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 4 (21.05%) NetApp
5 4 (21.05%) Fujitsu
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) SAP
7 2 (10.53%) Juniper
7 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 2 (10.53%) Crossbeam
7 2 (10.53%) F5
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
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