The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 179 168 151
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Permanent jobs citing NAS 13 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 0.61% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.28% 4.17% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 38
Median salary £55,000 £58,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +73.13%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
NAS
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
569 552 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.30% 14.62% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 501 445 494
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NAS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

NAS Salary Trend in Manchester

NAS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in Manchester

NAS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Rochdale -3 7 £55,000 -6.77%
Salford - 1 £40,000 -
NAS
North West

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for NAS.

1 19 (100.00%) SAN
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
3 14 (73.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (68.42%) Customer Engagement
5 12 (63.16%) PowerShell
5 12 (63.16%) Firewall
5 12 (63.16%) Cisco
5 12 (63.16%) ITIL
5 12 (63.16%) Linux
6 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
6 11 (57.89%) VPN
6 11 (57.89%) NetApp
7 10 (52.63%) CentOS
8 9 (47.37%) SQL
9 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (36.84%) Amazon S3
10 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (36.84%) Data Architecture
10 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
10 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
10 7 (36.84%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (36.84%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (36.84%) DevOps
10 7 (36.84%) VMware ESX
10 7 (36.84%) SCOM
10 7 (36.84%) Scrum
10 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (36.84%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (36.84%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.26%) GitHub
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) SAN
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) VPN
4 7 (36.84%) DNS
4 7 (36.84%) Internet
5 6 (31.58%) LDAP
5 6 (31.58%) OpenVPN
6 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
6 4 (21.05%) IPv4
6 4 (21.05%) LAN
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) DBA
2 7 (36.84%) Senior DBA
2 7 (36.84%) Senior SQL DBA
2 7 (36.84%) SQL DBA
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Support
4 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Linux Support
4 4 (21.05%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) CentOS
3 6 (31.58%) Debian
4 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Windows
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Customer Engagement
2 12 (63.16%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (36.84%) Data Architecture
3 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
3 7 (36.84%) DevOps
3 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
3 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
5 5 (26.32%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (26.32%) Service Management
5 5 (26.32%) Web Filtering
6 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.26%) Open Source
7 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) PowerShell
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (73.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware ESX
1 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCOM
2 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (31.58%) Puppet
3 5 (26.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco
3 11 (57.89%) NetApp
4 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
5 5 (26.32%) HP
6 4 (21.05%) Citrix
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) Apple