The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 124 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 7 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.37% - 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% - 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 14
Median salary £42,000 - £33,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.84%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
268 284 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.03% 15.05% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 171 250 255
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NAS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

NAS Salary Trend in Birmingham

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing NAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for NAS.

1 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
5 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 4 (44.44%) MCSE
5 4 (44.44%) Unix
5 4 (44.44%) Office 365
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) NetApp
7 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 2 (22.22%) DHCP
7 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (22.22%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco
7 2 (22.22%) vSphere
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (11.11%) Docker

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) CCTV
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle