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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 64 87
Permanent jobs citing NAS 0 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 2.47% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.27% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 1
Average salary - £45,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
320 204 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.87% 21.89% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 249 175 203
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 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 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Marketing
5 5 (45.45%) PaaS
5 5 (45.45%) Big Data
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile Marketing
5 5 (45.45%) Advertising
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) MCSE
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
5 5 (45.45%) IIS
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) MCP
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) IBM
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) ISO 9001
6 4 (36.36%) IPv4
6 4 (36.36%) IPv6
6 4 (36.36%) SAP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (45.45%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) Commerce Server
2 4 (36.36%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) IPv4
3 4 (36.36%) IPv6
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) MPLS
3 4 (36.36%) VPLS
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
6 1 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (9.09%) tcpdump
6 1 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 5 (45.45%) Advertising
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) OS/2
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) Mobile Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Low Latency
3 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (36.36%) Network Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCP
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) SAP Certification
3 3 (27.27%) CCIE
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO 9001
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) NFS
5 1 (9.09%) iptables
5 1 (9.09%) Samba
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (9.09%) Squid
5 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) HP
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Veritas
4 4 (36.36%) SAP
4 4 (36.36%) Symantec
5 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Linc Cymru
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