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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 92 54 78
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +24
Permanent jobs citing NAS 9 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.76% 3.70% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% 17.10% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 6
Average salary £38,400 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,920 £28,350 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £78,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-14.36% +10.58%
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
261 193 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.12% 21.66% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 218 171 166
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,298
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 29 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Caerphilly -2 5 £38,400 -10.69%
Torfaen - 4 £59,000 -
NAS
Wales

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 24 (100.00%) SAN
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 14 (58.33%) HP
4 12 (50.00%) Cisco
5 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (33.33%) Clustering
7 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (29.17%) DNS
8 7 (29.17%) ITIL
8 7 (29.17%) Firewall
9 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.83%) IBM
10 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
10 5 (20.83%) MCP
10 5 (20.83%) MCSE
10 5 (20.83%) IIS
10 5 (20.83%) Advertising
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (20.83%) iSCSI
10 5 (20.83%) Marketing
10 5 (20.83%) PaaS
10 5 (20.83%) Big Data
10 5 (20.83%) Mobile Marketing
11 4 (16.67%) Low Latency
11 4 (16.67%) FCoE

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 5 (20.83%) IIS
2 4 (16.67%) Commerce Server
2 4 (16.67%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.83%) iSCSI
5 4 (16.67%) FCoE
5 4 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (16.67%) VPLS
5 4 (16.67%) Internet
5 4 (16.67%) MPLS
5 4 (16.67%) BGP
5 4 (16.67%) IPv4
5 4 (16.67%) IPv6
6 3 (12.50%) LAN
6 3 (12.50%) WAN
6 3 (12.50%) Wireless
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (8.33%) DHCP
7 2 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Big Data
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 5 (20.83%) Advertising
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Architect
2 9 (37.50%) Storage Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) OS/2
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) Mobile Marketing
4 4 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 4 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) B2B
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.17%) Network Management
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) MCP
1 5 (20.83%) MCSE
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) SAP Certification
3 3 (12.50%) CCIE
3 3 (12.50%) CCNP
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.33%) ISA Server
4 2 (8.33%) NFS
5 1 (4.17%) Samba
5 1 (4.17%) Squid
5 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) HP
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco
3 10 (41.67%) VMware
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) IBM
6 4 (16.67%) Veritas
6 4 (16.67%) Symantec
6 4 (16.67%) SAP
7 3 (12.50%) NetApp
8 2 (8.33%) EMC
9 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
9 1 (4.17%) Brocade
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