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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 148 165 138
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Permanent jobs citing NAS 6 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.17% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% 1.59% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
399 440 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.72% 10.96% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 261 334 247
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
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 4 May 2015. 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
Glasgow - 4 £42,500 - 2
North Lanarkshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £50,000 -
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 20 (95.24%) SAN
2 18 (85.71%) VMware
3 16 (76.19%) Windows
4 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (57.14%) DNS
5 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 11 (52.38%) Finance
7 9 (42.86%) Linux
8 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
8 8 (38.10%) Firewall
9 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (28.57%) Veritas
10 6 (28.57%) VMware ESX
10 6 (28.57%) Clustering
10 6 (28.57%) Cisco
10 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (23.81%) Puppet
11 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (23.81%) Strategic Planning
11 5 (23.81%) MCITP
11 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (23.81%) Big Data
11 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (23.81%) SMTP
11 5 (23.81%) HTTP
11 5 (23.81%) SNMP
11 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) SAN
2 12 (57.14%) DNS
3 8 (38.10%) Firewall
4 5 (23.81%) SMTP
4 5 (23.81%) HTTP
4 5 (23.81%) SNMP
4 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
6 2 (9.52%) LAN
6 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.76%) VLAN
7 1 (4.76%) IPsec
7 1 (4.76%) LDAP
7 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Wintel Consultant
1 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Designer
3 1 (4.76%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) X-Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Velocity
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Clustering
2 5 (23.81%) N-Tier
3 3 (14.29%) Replication
4 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.76%) iPad
5 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) UNIX
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (23.81%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) BCP
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) MCITP
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (23.81%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) NCDA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) NFS
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Puppet
1 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) Cacti
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Veritas
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) NetApp
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) EMC
5 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) Nimsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Splunk
6 1 (4.76%) Rackspace
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) HP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
North Lanarkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago