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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 141 165 158
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs citing NAS 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.16% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.56% 1.52% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
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
393 396 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.89% 10.30% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 261 292 217
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -10.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £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 27 May 2015.

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 27 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 - 7 £42,500 - 2
Edinburgh - 4 £35,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £42,500 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) SAN
3 16 (64.00%) Windows
3 16 (64.00%) DNS
3 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (52.00%) Finance
5 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (48.00%) Linux
6 9 (36.00%) Firewall
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco
7 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (28.00%) EMC
8 7 (28.00%) SQL
8 7 (28.00%) VMware ESX
8 7 (28.00%) Veritas
8 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (24.00%) Puppet
9 6 (24.00%) Data Management
9 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (24.00%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (24.00%) Replication
9 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (24.00%) Big Data
9 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
9 6 (24.00%) NetApp
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (24.00%) X-Windows

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) SAN
2 16 (64.00%) DNS
3 9 (36.00%) Firewall
4 6 (24.00%) SMTP
4 6 (24.00%) HTTP
4 6 (24.00%) SNMP
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 5 (20.00%) LAN
5 5 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (12.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) VoIP
8 1 (4.00%) WAN
8 1 (4.00%) LDAP
8 1 (4.00%) IPsec
8 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (24.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) N-Tier
1 6 (24.00%) Replication
1 6 (24.00%) Clustering
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.00%) UNIX
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.00%) Solaris
7 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (28.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (24.00%) Data Management
3 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (24.00%) Strategic Planning
3 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) BCP
6 1 (4.00%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) MCSE
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) MCITP
2 5 (20.00%) NCDA
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (28.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (16.00%) NFS
5 2 (8.00%) vSphere
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Puppet
1 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) Nagios
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco
4 7 (28.00%) EMC
4 7 (28.00%) Veritas
5 6 (24.00%) NetApp
6 5 (20.00%) SAP
7 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (8.00%) Symantec
9 1 (4.00%) Apple
9 1 (4.00%) Polycom
9 1 (4.00%) Isilon
9 1 (4.00%) F5
9 1 (4.00%) Nimsoft
9 1 (4.00%) Splunk
9 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
9 1 (4.00%) Avaya
9 1 (4.00%) Juniper
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £31000 per annum + NEG
Posted: 9 days ago