The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 69 85 62
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Permanent jobs citing NAS 3 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.46% 0.12% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% 0.66% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -23.15%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 152 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.83% 18.07% 22.12%
Number of salaries quoted 79 146 128
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

NAS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

NAS Salary Trend in Cardiff

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for NAS.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Office 365
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (50.00%) Sage
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Sage
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat