The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 28 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing NAS 1 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.38% 1.88% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 10.87% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 8
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +111.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
NAS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 46 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 13.58% 17.29% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 43
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

NAS
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Aberdeen region.

NAS Salary Trend in Aberdeen

NAS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAN

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware