The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 76 69 88
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing NAS 6 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.71% 2.43% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.51% 11.79% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 7
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +17.18%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
133 246 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.76% 20.60% 23.12%
Number of salaries quoted 122 217 217
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,200 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

NAS
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the South Wales region.

NAS Salary Trend in South Wales

NAS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

NAS Salary Histogram in South Wales

NAS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +16 4 £42,500 +37.09%
Caerphilly -3 2 £31,250 -3.84%
NAS
Wales

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for NAS.

1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) High Availability
3 6 (54.55%) PaaS
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) EMC
4 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (45.45%) Advertising
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) IBM
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
4 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
4 5 (45.45%) Kerberos
4 5 (45.45%) NFS
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Squid
4 5 (45.45%) Marketing
4 5 (45.45%) QA
4 5 (45.45%) Network Security
4 5 (45.45%) iSCSI
4 5 (45.45%) CentOS
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (45.45%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (45.45%) Big Data
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Mobile Marketing

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) PaaS
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Office 365
3 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) iSCSI
2 5 (45.45%) Kerberos
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
2 5 (45.45%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) VLAN
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
1 5 (45.45%) Data Mining
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
General
1 5 (45.45%) Advertising
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (45.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WebRTC
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) CentOS
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) High Availability
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) Low Latency
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) NFS
2 5 (45.45%) Squid
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
2 5 (45.45%) IBM
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) EqualLogic
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) F5