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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 87 87
Permanent jobs citing NAS 0 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.95% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.49% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £36,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
NAS
Wales

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
311 182 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.58% 17.23% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 265 151 215
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Veritas
2 4 (57.14%) Commerce Server
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) SAP Certification
2 4 (57.14%) ISO 9001
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 4 (57.14%) SAP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (57.14%) CMS
1 4 (57.14%) Commerce Server
1 4 (57.14%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) IPv4
3 3 (42.86%) IPv6
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Data Mining
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Low Latency
3 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) SAP Certification
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Veritas
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) IBM