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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 229 219 188
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -31
Permanent jobs citing NAS 8 41 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.62% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 4.27% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 34 54
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
NAS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
914 960 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.61% 14.58% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 765 769 867
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,650 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NAS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

NAS Salary Trend in the North West

NAS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in the North West

NAS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Manchester -8 7 £55,000 -1.78% 2
Lancashire +11 1 £35,000 -17.64%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 North West region with a requirement for NAS.

1 25 (92.59%) SAN
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
3 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 14 (51.85%) SQL
4 14 (51.85%) Cisco
4 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
5 13 (48.15%) Linux
5 13 (48.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (44.44%) Windows
6 12 (44.44%) ITIL
7 11 (40.74%) VPN
8 10 (37.04%) NetApp
8 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
9 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (33.33%) CentOS
9 9 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
10 8 (29.63%) Brocade
11 6 (22.22%) Degree
11 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
11 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
11 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
12 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
12 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
12 5 (18.52%) Clustering
12 5 (18.52%) Debian
12 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
12 5 (18.52%) Service Management

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (14.81%) IIS
1 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon S3
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) SAN
2 15 (55.56%) Firewall
3 11 (40.74%) VPN
4 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 5 (18.52%) LAN
5 5 (18.52%) LDAP
5 5 (18.52%) OpenVPN
6 4 (14.81%) DNS
6 4 (14.81%) Ethernet
6 4 (14.81%) Internet
6 4 (14.81%) IP Telephony
6 4 (14.81%) IPv4
7 1 (3.70%) HTTP
7 1 (3.70%) SMTP
7 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
1 6 (22.22%) Technical Support
1 6 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) DBA
3 4 (14.81%) IT Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Support
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior DBA
3 4 (14.81%) Senior SQL DBA
3 4 (14.81%) SQL DBA
3 4 (14.81%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Clustering
3 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.81%) HP StoreVirtual
3 4 (14.81%) VCE vBlock
4 3 (11.11%) Celerra
4 3 (11.11%) CLARiiON
4 3 (11.11%) EMC VNX
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
3 9 (33.33%) CentOS
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 5 (18.52%) Debian
5 5 (18.52%) Solaris
5 5 (18.52%) Unix
6 4 (14.81%) Mac OS X
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.41%) Android
7 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
4 5 (18.52%) Service Management
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Data Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
5 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Storage Virtualisation
5 4 (14.81%) Web Filtering
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CISM
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
2 4 (14.81%) SLA
3 3 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
3 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nagios
2 4 (14.81%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) SCOM
3 3 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 3 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (7.41%) WSUS
5 1 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 14 (51.85%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) NetApp
4 8 (29.63%) Brocade
5 5 (18.52%) HP
5 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (14.81%) Citrix
6 4 (14.81%) EMC
6 4 (14.81%) Foundry
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle
6 4 (14.81%) QNAP
6 4 (14.81%) Zoho
7 3 (11.11%) Symantec
8 1 (3.70%) Veeam
8 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard
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