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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 19 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.09% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.80% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £56,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
176 91 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.62% 24.80% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 125 54 79
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £32,500
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 18 December 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 22 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (63.64%) Migration
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco
4 11 (50.00%) EMC
5 10 (45.45%) IBM
5 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 10 (45.45%) Brocade
6 9 (40.91%) Hitachi
6 9 (40.91%) NetApp
7 8 (36.36%) Replication
7 8 (36.36%) HP
8 7 (31.82%) NFS
8 7 (31.82%) Fujitsu
8 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
8 7 (31.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 7 (31.82%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (31.82%) Capacity Management
9 6 (27.27%) SRDF
9 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
9 6 (27.27%) VLAN
9 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 6 (27.27%) DNS
9 6 (27.27%) IBM Certification
10 5 (22.73%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) Retail
10 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
11 4 (18.18%) vSphere
11 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (9.09%) Apache
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (18.18%) IaaS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.64%) SaaS
2 3 (13.64%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (31.82%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 6 (27.27%) VLAN
4 4 (18.18%) DHCP
5 3 (13.64%) LDAP
6 2 (9.09%) ADSL
6 2 (9.09%) LAN
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (9.09%) HSRP
6 2 (9.09%) GLBP
6 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (9.09%) Multicast
6 2 (9.09%) RIP
6 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.09%) VPN
6 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Games
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Storage Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Blog
2 2 (9.09%) FMCG
3 1 (4.55%) LPAR
3 1 (4.55%) DLPAR
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) HPUX
5 1 (4.55%) SUSE
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Data Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Capacity Management
3 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Operations Management
7 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) IBM Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCIE
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 7 (31.82%) NFS
3 7 (31.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 6 (27.27%) SRDF
5 4 (18.18%) vSphere
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 2 (9.09%) Samba
7 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.55%) Firmware
7 1 (4.55%) Veritas File System
7 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (4.55%) PowerHA
7 1 (4.55%) vCloud
7 1 (4.55%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
1 2 (9.09%) Cacti
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) EMC
3 10 (45.45%) IBM
3 10 (45.45%) Brocade
4 9 (40.91%) Hitachi
4 9 (40.91%) NetApp
5 8 (36.36%) HP
6 7 (31.82%) Fujitsu
7 4 (18.18%) Veritas
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Sun
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) SAP
9 2 (9.09%) Juniper
9 2 (9.09%) Crossbeam
9 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
9 2 (9.09%) F5
9 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
10 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
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