The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 11 27 10
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs citing NAS 8 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 13.79% 2.17% 25.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 5.13% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 10
Average salary £34,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.98% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £28,300 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £38,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
NAS
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 34.48% 42.39% 71.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 22
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

NAS
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

NAS Salary Trend in Caerphilly

NAS
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) SAN
2 15 (93.75%) HP
3 14 (87.50%) VMware
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 11 (68.75%) DNS
4 11 (68.75%) ITIL
5 10 (62.50%) MCP
5 10 (62.50%) MCSE
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (56.25%) SAP Certification
6 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
6 9 (56.25%) ISO 9001
6 9 (56.25%) IIS
6 9 (56.25%) SAP
6 9 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (50.00%) Firewall
7 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (43.75%) Veritas
8 7 (43.75%) Commerce Server
8 7 (43.75%) Internet
8 7 (43.75%) Symantec
8 7 (43.75%) .NET
8 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
8 7 (43.75%) CMS
8 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
8 7 (43.75%) Load Balancing
8 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 9 (56.25%) IIS
2 7 (43.75%) Commerce Server
2 7 (43.75%) CMS
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (68.75%) DNS
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) Internet
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 3 (18.75%) LDAP
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
7 2 (12.50%) FCoE
7 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Support Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) IT Graduate
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 5 (31.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) MCP
1 10 (62.50%) MCSE
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (56.25%) SAP Certification
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) ISO 9001
1 9 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) NFS
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) HP
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) SAP
6 7 (43.75%) Veritas
6 7 (43.75%) Symantec
7 4 (25.00%) NetApp
7 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
8 3 (18.75%) Altiris
9 1 (6.25%) Brocade