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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 120 161 159
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -2
Permanent jobs citing NAS 12 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.065% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.39% 0.54% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
Median salary £39,000 £48,750 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +41.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £47,750 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £49,750 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,141 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.38% +3.86%
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
354 368 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 15.10% 11.91% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 232 233 292
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 - 5 £46,250 -
Glasgow +20 4 £39,000 -20.00% 1
Renfrewshire - 2 £33,500 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 18 (94.74%) Windows
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 16 (84.21%) SAN
4 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
5 12 (63.16%) Citrix
6 9 (47.37%) WAN
7 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (36.84%) DHCP
8 7 (36.84%) DNS
8 7 (36.84%) LAN
9 6 (31.58%) IBM Domino
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (31.58%) Lotus
9 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
9 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
10 5 (26.32%) Zerto
10 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
10 5 (26.32%) Firewall
11 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (21.05%) NetApp
11 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
11 4 (21.05%) IIS
11 4 (21.05%) SQL
11 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
11 4 (21.05%) SCCM
12 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
12 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008

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 6 (31.58%) IBM Domino
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.79%) IBM Notes
3 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
4 2 (10.53%) Apache
4 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.26%) Confluence
5 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) SAN
2 9 (47.37%) WAN
3 7 (36.84%) DHCP
3 7 (36.84%) DNS
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
7 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
1 2 (10.53%) Law
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) LAMP
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (5.26%) Service Design
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) VBScript
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) NCDA
1 1 (5.26%) NCIE
1 1 (5.26%) VCAP
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (15.79%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
5 1 (5.26%) vCloud
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) Puppet
3 2 (10.53%) Check_MK
3 2 (10.53%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) Ansible
4 1 (5.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) Lotus
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Zerto
5 4 (21.05%) NetApp
6 3 (15.79%) CommVault
6 3 (15.79%) EMC
6 3 (15.79%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) Meraki
6 3 (15.79%) Sophos
6 3 (15.79%) Veeam
7 2 (10.53%) Brocade
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
7 2 (10.53%) Percona
7 2 (10.53%) Perforce
7 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
7 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.26%) Remedy