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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 143 124 105
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -19
Permanent jobs citing NAS 5 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.27% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 1.76% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 16
Median salary - £26,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -50.47%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
NAS
West Midlands

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
365 284 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.84% 15.46% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 275 231 234
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 May 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) WLAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp

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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
1 4 (80.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (80.00%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) WLAN
2 4 (80.00%) xDSL
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Celerra
1 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (80.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) Ruckus Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) SonicWALL
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Sun