The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 172 134 134
Rank change year-on-year
-38 0
Permanent jobs citing NAS 6 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.99% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.34% 6.68% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 13
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £23,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £45,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
447 464 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.04% 14.89% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 338 243 350
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NAS
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian +5 2 £37,500 +66.66%
Glasgow -20 1 £30,500 -23.75% 1
Inverclyde - 1 £30,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £27,500 -
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NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) SAN
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (31.25%) Firewall
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 4 (25.00%) Solaris
8 4 (25.00%) UNIX
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) Network Security
9 3 (18.75%) Clustering
9 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
9 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle
9 3 (18.75%) MCP
9 3 (18.75%) AIX
9 3 (18.75%) MCSE

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
6 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Server Support
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Server Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
2 2 (12.50%) CLARiiON
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Celerra
3 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Solaris
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) AIX
6 2 (12.50%) HPUX
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
3 2 (12.50%) Security Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) SRDF
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) Ionix
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 2 (12.50%) Nimsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Spiceworks
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) CommVault
5 1 (6.25%) Lotus
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