The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 66 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing NAS 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.06% 0.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.58% 1.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
215 78 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.94% 24.15% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 139 48 59
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
Hertfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in Watford

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 23 (100.00%) SAN
2 16 (69.57%) EMC
3 14 (60.87%) HP
3 14 (60.87%) NetApp
3 14 (60.87%) Hyper-V
4 13 (56.52%) Migration
5 11 (47.83%) VMware
5 11 (47.83%) Network Design
5 11 (47.83%) Cisco
5 11 (47.83%) IBM
5 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
5 11 (47.83%) Windows
5 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
5 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
7 8 (34.78%) MCSE
7 8 (34.78%) SAS
7 8 (34.78%) CCNP
7 8 (34.78%) CCNA
7 8 (34.78%) Dell
7 8 (34.78%) Citrix
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (34.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (34.78%) Firewall
7 8 (34.78%) Juniper
7 8 (34.78%) XenApp
7 8 (34.78%) XenDesktop
7 8 (34.78%) vSphere

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) SAS
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (34.78%) Lync
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) SAN
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) iSCSI
2 8 (34.78%) NetScaler
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
4 4 (17.39%) LDAP
5 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) WAN
6 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Project Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Junior
5 3 (13.04%) Backup Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Junior Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Backup Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Backup Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) EMC Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) CLARiiON
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
4 1 (4.35%) Symmetrix
4 1 (4.35%) EMC Centera
4 1 (4.35%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (4.35%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) UNIX
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Migration
2 11 (47.83%) Network Design
3 5 (21.74%) Time Management
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
4 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.04%) Product Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) MCSE
1 8 (34.78%) CCNP
1 8 (34.78%) CCNA
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (34.78%) MCITP
1 8 (34.78%) NCDA
1 8 (34.78%) NCIE
1 8 (34.78%) VCAP
2 2 (8.70%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Hyper-V
2 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (34.78%) XenApp
3 8 (34.78%) XenDesktop
3 8 (34.78%) vSphere
4 4 (17.39%) Veritas File System
5 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
6 2 (8.70%) SRDF
6 2 (8.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (8.70%) NFS
7 1 (4.35%) Samba
7 1 (4.35%) Sendmail
7 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) SCCM
1 8 (34.78%) SCOM
2 3 (13.04%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.04%) Tivoli
2 3 (13.04%) PureDisk
3 1 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (4.35%) OpenView
3 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) EMC
2 14 (60.87%) HP
2 14 (60.87%) NetApp
3 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco
3 11 (47.83%) IBM
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Dell
4 8 (34.78%) Citrix
4 8 (34.78%) Juniper
4 8 (34.78%) WatchGuard
5 6 (26.09%) Veritas
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) Sun
6 3 (13.04%) Brocade
7 2 (8.70%) Fujitsu
7 2 (8.70%) SAP
7 2 (8.70%) Hitachi
8 1 (4.35%) BMC
8 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
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