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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 231 227 188
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -39
Permanent jobs citing NAS 18 36 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.53% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 3.60% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 64
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
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
1007 999 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.10% 14.78% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 825 791 886
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -25 14 £55,000 -5.17% 1
Cheshire +33 3 £34,000 +17.24% 1
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 27 (96.43%) VMware
2 25 (89.29%) SAN
3 20 (71.43%) Firewall
4 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
5 17 (60.71%) Cisco
5 17 (60.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (57.14%) Customer Engagement
7 15 (53.57%) PowerShell
7 15 (53.57%) SQL
7 15 (53.57%) Linux
8 14 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (46.43%) NetApp
10 12 (42.86%) ITIL
10 12 (42.86%) DNS
10 12 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (39.29%) VPN
12 10 (35.71%) VMware ESX
12 10 (35.71%) Scrum
12 10 (35.71%) Internet
12 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (35.71%) Data Modelling
12 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
12 10 (35.71%) Amazon S3
12 10 (35.71%) NoSQL
12 10 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (35.71%) Data Architecture
12 10 (35.71%) PCI DSS

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 10 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (35.71%) Amazon S3
3 4 (14.29%) Office 365
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (89.29%) SAN
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
3 12 (42.86%) DNS
4 11 (39.29%) VPN
5 10 (35.71%) Internet
6 6 (21.43%) LAN
6 6 (21.43%) LDAP
6 6 (21.43%) OpenVPN
7 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 4 (14.29%) IPv4
7 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.71%) VoIP
9 2 (7.14%) MPLS
9 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) Amazon Redshift
2 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Administrator
2 10 (35.71%) DBA
2 10 (35.71%) Senior DBA
2 10 (35.71%) Senior SQL DBA
2 10 (35.71%) SQL DBA
3 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Support
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Linux Support
4 4 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
2 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Celerra
4 1 (3.57%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.57%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.57%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) CentOS
3 6 (21.43%) Debian
4 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
4 5 (17.86%) Windows
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.14%) Unix
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Solaris
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Customer Engagement
2 12 (42.86%) ITIL
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (35.71%) Data Architecture
3 10 (35.71%) Data Modelling
3 10 (35.71%) DevOps
3 10 (35.71%) Scrum
3 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (17.86%) Service Management
6 5 (17.86%) Web Filtering
7 4 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
9 2 (7.14%) Business Development
9 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.14%) Information Security
9 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) PowerShell
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
2 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) CCNA
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (60.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (35.71%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (35.71%) VMware ESX
4 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (3.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) SCOM
2 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (28.57%) Puppet
3 5 (17.86%) Nagios
4 3 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
5 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) VMware
2 17 (60.71%) Cisco
3 13 (46.43%) NetApp
4 7 (25.00%) HP
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.29%) Citrix
7 3 (10.71%) arcserve
7 3 (10.71%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (10.71%) Sophos
7 3 (10.71%) Symantec
8 2 (7.14%) SonicWALL
8 2 (7.14%) Veeam
8 2 (7.14%) WatchGuard
9 1 (3.57%) Apple
9 1 (3.57%) Brocade
9 1 (3.57%) EMC
9 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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