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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK / Scotland
Rank 125 153 149
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Permanent jobs citing NAS 16 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 0.20% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.86% 1.64% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 6
Median salary £49,000 £45,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £71,250 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%

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
273 365 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.03% 12.29% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 184 226 225
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 9 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Inverclyde - 6 £38,000 -
Glasgow +26 1 - -
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 28 (96.55%) SAN
2 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 27 (93.10%) VMware
3 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
4 20 (68.97%) Citrix
5 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
6 15 (51.72%) WAN
7 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (41.38%) PowerShell
8 11 (37.93%) Puppet
8 11 (37.93%) Python
8 11 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (34.48%) SCCM
10 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
10 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
10 9 (31.03%) Apache
10 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
10 9 (31.03%) IIS
10 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
11 8 (27.59%) Linux
11 8 (27.59%) MySQL
11 8 (27.59%) Cisco
11 8 (27.59%) LAN
11 8 (27.59%) LAMP
11 8 (27.59%) Perforce
11 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
11 8 (27.59%) Open Source
11 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 9 (31.03%) Apache
1 9 (31.03%) IIS
1 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.69%) IBM Domino
3 3 (10.34%) Confluence
4 2 (6.90%) JBoss
4 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 2 (6.90%) G Suite
2 2 (6.90%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) SAN
2 15 (51.72%) WAN
3 8 (27.59%) iSCSI
3 8 (27.59%) LAN
4 7 (24.14%) Firewall
5 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 5 (17.24%) DNS
5 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.34%) NetScaler
6 3 (10.34%) VSAN
7 1 (3.45%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) MySQL
2 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Subversion
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
4 2 (6.90%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.90%) GCC
4 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.90%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) MSI
4 2 (6.90%) NuGet
4 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (24.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) IT Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Wintel Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Wintel Support
7 2 (6.90%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) LAMP
2 7 (24.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) EMC VNX
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (27.59%) Linux
4 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (24.14%) Ubuntu
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.45%) CentOS
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
2 8 (27.59%) Open Source
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (17.24%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) Network Management
5 3 (10.34%) Statistics
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Change Control
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) High Availability
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Service Design
6 2 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) PowerShell
2 11 (37.93%) Python
3 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.79%) Perl
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) VBScript
6 2 (6.90%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) NCDA
2 2 (6.90%) NCIE
2 2 (6.90%) VCAP
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (24.14%) Terminal Server
4 4 (13.79%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (13.79%) vSphere
5 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.90%) vCloud
6 2 (6.90%) VMware Server
7 1 (3.45%) Gluster
7 1 (3.45%) KVM
7 1 (3.45%) Samba
7 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (37.93%) Puppet
2 10 (34.48%) SCCM
3 5 (17.24%) Check_MK
3 5 (17.24%) Nagios
4 4 (13.79%) Ansible
5 2 (6.90%) Capistrano
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (6.90%) PowerCLI
5 2 (6.90%) vRealize
5 2 (6.90%) yum
6 1 (3.45%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.45%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) VMware
2 20 (68.97%) Citrix
3 8 (27.59%) Cisco
3 8 (27.59%) Perforce
4 7 (24.14%) Brocade
4 7 (24.14%) Percona
4 7 (24.14%) Riverbed
5 6 (20.69%) Lotus
6 5 (17.24%) NetApp
6 5 (17.24%) Palo Alto
7 3 (10.34%) Atlassian
7 3 (10.34%) CommVault
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) Veeam
7 3 (10.34%) Zerto
8 2 (6.90%) EMC
8 2 (6.90%) F5
8 2 (6.90%) Google
9 1 (3.45%) HP
9 1 (3.45%) Juniper