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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 149 147 170
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing NAS 7 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.40% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 3.64% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 9
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,050 £42,500 £46,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
370 357 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.30% 11.07% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 236 235 300
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 29 August 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 29 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
Edinburgh +9 4 £67,500 +58.82%
Glasgow +5 3 £36,000 -15.29%
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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 Scotland region with a requirement for NAS.

1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) SAN
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) DHCP
4 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
6 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (38.46%) Remedy
6 5 (38.46%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (38.46%) Re-Platforming
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) IaaS
6 5 (38.46%) Change Control
6 5 (38.46%) Public Cloud
7 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) Citrix
7 4 (30.77%) LAN
7 4 (30.77%) WAN
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) Windows 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 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (23.08%) IBM Domino
1 3 (23.08%) IBM Notes
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 7 (53.85%) DHCP
2 7 (53.85%) DNS
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (15.38%) Law
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (38.46%) Public Cloud
3 3 (23.08%) Clustering
3 3 (23.08%) EMC VNX
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Change Control
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (38.46%) Re-Platforming
1 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
1 5 (38.46%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 3 (23.08%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (23.08%) XenApp
5 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Remedy
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) EMC
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) Lotus
5 3 (23.08%) Meraki
5 3 (23.08%) Sophos
6 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 2 (15.38%) Zerto