The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 148 155 146
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing NAS 7 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 2.97% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 9
Average salary £31,500 £63,750 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.58% +79.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £32,400 £30,840
10% offered a salary of more than £58,300 £72,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
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
381 370 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.39% 11.31% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 247 248 322
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

NAS Salary Histogram in Scotland

NAS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 4 £31,500 -56.55%
West Lothian - 2 £65,000 -
Glasgow +11 1 £30,000 -38.61% 1
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NAS.

1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (23.08%) CRM
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) BCP
6 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) IPsec
6 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) CentOS
6 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (23.08%) Rackspace
6 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) IPsec
4 3 (23.08%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) LDAP
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
6 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
6 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) DTV
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) BCP
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) Cacti
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (7.69%) OpenView
2 1 (7.69%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Rackspace
2 3 (23.08%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) CommVault
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Veritas
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) BMC
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