The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
South East / Kent
Rank 79 90 104
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs citing NAS 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.60% 0.64% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.82% 3.10% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £50,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -11.54%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
131 226 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.60% 20.60% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 90 197 212
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

NAS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

NAS Salary Trend in Kent

NAS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 4 £32,500 -
Maidstone - 1 - -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Kent region with a requirement for NAS.

1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Hyper-V
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) VLAN
3 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
3 10 (83.33%) DHCP
3 10 (83.33%) SAN
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (83.33%) Project Management
3 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (83.33%) VPN
3 10 (83.33%) DNS
4 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (75.00%) Terminal Server
4 9 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (66.67%) WLAN
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
7 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) HP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) DHCP
1 10 (83.33%) DNS
1 10 (83.33%) SAN
1 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 10 (83.33%) VLAN
1 10 (83.33%) VPN
2 9 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (66.67%) WLAN
4 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (8.33%) DSL
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) SNMP
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) Server Engineer
4 7 (58.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 7 (58.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) BCP
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
1 11 (91.67%) Hyper-V
2 9 (75.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (8.33%) DFS Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Acronis
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Sage
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec