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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 99 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% - 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% - 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £51,250 - £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 - £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
195 185 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.16% 11.15% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 119 134 93
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,928
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Clustering
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (50.00%) MCITP
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) MCSE
4 5 (50.00%) Law
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) SaaS
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Velocity
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
6 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Velocity
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) TDD
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (20.00%) Analytics
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) BCP
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (50.00%) MCITP
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco