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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 76 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing NAS 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.02% 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Median salary £32,500 £44,375 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,141 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.38% +3.86%
NAS
South East

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
184 206 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.53% 18.39% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 156 184 238
Median salary £43,000 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Kent

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

NAS Salary Histogram 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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 6 £32,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £26,500 -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for NAS.

1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
1 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) SAN
2 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
3 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
3 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
4 6 (46.15%) VLAN
4 6 (46.15%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (46.15%) DHCP
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 6 (46.15%) Terminal Server
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (46.15%) Project Management
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) WLAN
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) Juniper
7 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) Fortinet
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (15.38%) iSCSI

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 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) VLAN
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) WLAN
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
6 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Server Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix Support
5 1 (7.69%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Presales Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
2 1 (7.69%) High Availability
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) Terminal Server
4 2 (15.38%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) DFS Replication
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) Fortinet
5 3 (23.08%) Juniper
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Brocade
7 1 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (7.69%) EMC
7 1 (7.69%) NetApp
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) Sun