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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 52 58
Permanent jobs citing NAS 0 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 3.08% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.11% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £59,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +106.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,750 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -13.29%
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
147 144 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.44% 27.69% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 128 107 77
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 28 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (100.00%) NetIQ
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) vMotion
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) VMS

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Storage Architect
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (100.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetIQ
1 2 (100.00%) VMware