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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 57 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing NAS 18 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.30% 2.42% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.46% 6.79% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 1
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
157 221 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.75% 35.70% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 82 149 48
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Watford

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 26 (100.00%) SAN
2 19 (73.08%) VMware
3 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
4 12 (46.15%) Linux
5 11 (42.31%) Cisco
5 11 (42.31%) Migration
5 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
6 10 (38.46%) Replication
6 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (38.46%) IBM
7 9 (34.62%) Hitachi
7 9 (34.62%) Big Data
7 9 (34.62%) IaaS
7 9 (34.62%) Clustering
7 9 (34.62%) Brocade
7 9 (34.62%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 8 (30.77%) Windows
9 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (23.08%) vMotion
10 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
10 6 (23.08%) iSCSI
10 6 (23.08%) BMC PATROL
10 6 (23.08%) BMC
11 5 (19.23%) ITIL
11 5 (19.23%) HP
11 5 (19.23%) NFS

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 3 (11.54%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (34.62%) IaaS
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (38.46%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (23.08%) iSCSI
4 5 (19.23%) VLAN
5 3 (11.54%) LDAP
5 3 (11.54%) DNS
6 2 (7.69%) DHCP
6 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
7 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.85%) FTP
7 1 (3.85%) RIP
7 1 (3.85%) ADSL
7 1 (3.85%) VoIP
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) 3G
7 1 (3.85%) MPLS
7 1 (3.85%) OSPF
7 1 (3.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Cloud Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Storage Architect
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
2 10 (38.46%) Replication
3 9 (34.62%) Clustering
3 9 (34.62%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (15.38%) EMC VNX
5 4 (15.38%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Solaris
3 4 (15.38%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (11.54%) UNIX
5 2 (7.69%) VMS
6 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Migration
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Capacity Management
3 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.85%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) IBM Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
3 5 (19.23%) NFS
4 4 (15.38%) SRDF
4 4 (15.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 3 (11.54%) vCloud
6 2 (7.69%) Veritas File System
7 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (3.85%) vSphere
7 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
7 1 (3.85%) Samba
7 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (23.08%) vMotion
2 4 (15.38%) EMC VPLEX
2 4 (15.38%) SnapMirror
2 4 (15.38%) SnapVault
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (3.85%) SCCM
4 1 (3.85%) Cacti
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Cisco
3 10 (38.46%) IBM
4 9 (34.62%) Hitachi
4 9 (34.62%) Brocade
5 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 6 (23.08%) BMC
7 5 (19.23%) HP
8 4 (15.38%) Sun
8 4 (15.38%) EMC
8 4 (15.38%) NetApp
8 4 (15.38%) Veritas
8 4 (15.38%) Fujitsu
9 3 (11.54%) Oracle
9 3 (11.54%) SAP
10 2 (7.69%) NetIQ
11 1 (3.85%) Citrix
11 1 (3.85%) Juniper
11 1 (3.85%) Apple
11 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + WFH
Posted: 13 days ago