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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 6 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing NAS 7 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 28.00% 15.38% 35.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 58.33% 19.05% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 13
Average salary £32,500 £38,400 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.36% -10.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £38,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £38,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -14.36%
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
12 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 48.00% 80.77% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 22
Average salary £40,000 £38,400 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,260 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) Linux
4 7 (63.64%) NetApp
4 7 (63.64%) NetBackup
5 6 (54.55%) Brocade
5 6 (54.55%) 3PAR
6 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (45.45%) vCloud
6 5 (45.45%) Ticket Management
6 5 (45.45%) Document Management
6 5 (45.45%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (45.45%) Symantec
6 5 (45.45%) SLA
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco
7 4 (36.36%) EMC
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
8 3 (27.27%) High Availability
8 3 (27.27%) Change Management
8 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
8 3 (27.27%) Clustering
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 3 (27.27%) ITIL
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 2 (18.18%) IIS
9 2 (18.18%) SAP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) FCoE
2 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Storage Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Support Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Document Management
1 5 (45.45%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ticket Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
2 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) ISO22301
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) vCloud
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) NetApp
4 6 (54.55%) 3PAR
4 6 (54.55%) Brocade
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco
5 5 (45.45%) Symantec
6 4 (36.36%) EMC
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) SAP
9 1 (9.09%) Veritas