The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 50 49
Permanent jobs citing NAS 0 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.46% 3.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 13.46% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Median salary - £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -17.85%
UK excluding London median salary £41,127 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.76%
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
94 52 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.56% 10.83% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80 38 79
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

NAS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

NAS Salary Trend in Merseyside

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for NAS.

1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SOC Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec