The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 89 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing NAS 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.51% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 4.35% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £48,750 £48,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £51,750 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,750 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -10.43%
NAS
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
120 161 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.55% 11.83% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 81 88 120
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

NAS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

NAS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

NAS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
4 3 (37.50%) Dell
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) EqualLogic
4 3 (37.50%) Change Control
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Check_MK
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Nagios
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Cacti

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Bluemix
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (12.50%) FirePass
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) EqualLogic
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (12.50%) PKI
3 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Communications Security
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) EMCIE
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Docker
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) BMC Marimba
2 2 (25.00%) Cacti
2 2 (25.00%) Check_MK
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Polycom
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec