The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 160 150 170
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs citing NAS 4 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.29% 3.18% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 12
Median salary £67,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% +41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
NAS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
309 409 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.85% 12.92% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 178 271 297
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

NAS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

NAS Salary Trend in Scotland

NAS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in Scotland

NAS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 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
Edinburgh +10 3 £67,500 +92.85%
Renfrewshire - 1 £30,000 -
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 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 Scotland region with a requirement for NAS.

1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Public Cloud
5 5 (45.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (45.45%) Change Control
5 5 (45.45%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (45.45%) Re-Platforming
5 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) IaaS
5 5 (45.45%) Remedy
5 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) DNS
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) IIS
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) Citrix

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) IaaS
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Bluemix
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (9.09%) FirePass
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (54.55%) Public Cloud
3 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (18.18%) Clustering
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (9.09%) PKI
5 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
5 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
2 5 (45.45%) Change Control
2 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Re-Platforming
2 5 (45.45%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) Ruby
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) Docker
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Remedy
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Veritas