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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 100 107 94
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing NAS 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.26% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 2.27% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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
154 176 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.65% 11.33% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 118 103 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

NAS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Clustering
4 4 (44.44%) MCSE
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) MCITP
5 3 (33.33%) Law
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Nagios

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Wintel Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Apple
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Polycom
5 1 (11.11%) Isilon
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Splunk
5 1 (11.11%) Rackspace