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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 237 224 192
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -32
Permanent jobs citing NAS 14 32 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.48% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 3.20% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 66
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
947 1001 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.53% 14.97% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 789 803 915
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 August 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 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
Manchester -11 12 £55,000 -5.17% 1
Lancashire - 2 £35,000 -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for NAS.

1 23 (100.00%) SAN
2 21 (91.30%) VMware
3 15 (65.22%) Cisco
4 14 (60.87%) Firewall
5 13 (56.52%) NetApp
5 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
5 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (52.17%) Customer Engagement
6 12 (52.17%) ITIL
6 12 (52.17%) Linux
7 11 (47.83%) SQL
7 11 (47.83%) VPN
7 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
8 10 (43.48%) CentOS
9 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 7 (30.43%) HP
10 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
11 6 (26.09%) Internet
11 6 (26.09%) Debian
11 6 (26.09%) Scrum
11 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
11 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
11 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
11 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
11 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
11 6 (26.09%) LDAP
11 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse

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 6 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon S3
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365
4 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) SAN
2 14 (60.87%) Firewall
3 11 (47.83%) VPN
4 6 (26.09%) DNS
4 6 (26.09%) Internet
4 6 (26.09%) LDAP
4 6 (26.09%) OpenVPN
5 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
5 4 (17.39%) IPv4
5 4 (17.39%) LAN
5 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) DBA
2 6 (26.09%) Senior DBA
2 6 (26.09%) Senior SQL DBA
2 6 (26.09%) SQL DBA
3 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Support
4 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Linux Support
4 4 (17.39%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Clustering
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (8.70%) Celerra
3 2 (8.70%) CLARiiON
3 2 (8.70%) EMC VNX
3 2 (8.70%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) CentOS
3 6 (26.09%) Debian
4 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
5 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 3 (13.04%) Unix
7 2 (8.70%) Solaris
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Customer Engagement
1 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (26.09%) Data Architecture
3 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
3 6 (26.09%) DevOps
3 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
3 6 (26.09%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (21.74%) Service Management
4 5 (21.74%) Web Filtering
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.70%) Business Development
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Storage Virtualisation
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Perl
2 2 (8.70%) PHP
2 2 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) Ruby
2 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
2 6 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
1 6 (26.09%) SCOM
2 5 (21.74%) Nagios
3 2 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
3 13 (56.52%) NetApp
4 7 (30.43%) HP
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix
7 3 (13.04%) Brocade
8 2 (8.70%) EMC
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle
8 2 (8.70%) Veeam
8 2 (8.70%) WatchGuard
9 1 (4.35%) Apple
9 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.35%) Foundry
9 1 (4.35%) QNAP
9 1 (4.35%) Zoho
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