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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 157 145 159
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing NAS 4 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.49% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 4.12% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 6
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £58,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -13.82%
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
364 364 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.21% 11.93% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 224 224 273
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 3 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Glasgow -15 1 £40,000 +33.33%
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) SAN
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (53.33%) Linux
6 7 (46.67%) Puppet
6 7 (46.67%) vSphere
7 6 (40.00%) High Availability
7 6 (40.00%) Change Control
7 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
8 5 (33.33%) Dell
8 5 (33.33%) iSCSI
8 5 (33.33%) EqualLogic
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (26.67%) NetApp
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 3 (20.00%) EMC
10 3 (20.00%) Unix
10 3 (20.00%) MySQL
10 3 (20.00%) Apache
10 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
10 3 (20.00%) Electronics
10 3 (20.00%) Finance
10 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 3 (20.00%) Nagios
10 3 (20.00%) BMC Marimba
10 3 (20.00%) Replication

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) MSI
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 3 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 3 (20.00%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) EMV
4 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
4 1 (6.67%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Unix
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Change Control
1 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Communications Security
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) EMCIE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) NCDA
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) vSphere
3 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
6 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Puppet
2 3 (20.00%) BMC Marimba
2 3 (20.00%) Cacti
2 3 (20.00%) Check_MK
2 3 (20.00%) Nagios
3 2 (13.33%) Ansible
3 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (13.33%) SCCM
4 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Dell
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) EMC
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (20.00%) Veeam
5 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) Veritas
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) CommVault
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Isilon
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago