The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for NAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 230 223
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7  
Permanent jobs citing NAS 9 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.53% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 2.62% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 17
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,425 £27,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £64,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 795 1182 992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.71% 20.06% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 600 995 854
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

NAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing NAS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NAS in the South West

NAS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for NAS in the South West

NAS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NAS in the South West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for NAS in the South West

NAS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Bristol -3 5 £40,000 -36.00%
Wiltshire +13 2 £30,375 -24.06%
Gloucestershire -3 1 - -
Devon - 1 £45,000 - 2
NAS
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West region with a requirement for NAS.

1 27 (96.43%) SAN
2 19 (67.86%) VMware
3 17 (60.71%) Windows
4 16 (57.14%) Linux
4 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
6 13 (46.43%) Hyper-V
6 13 (46.43%) Clustering
7 11 (39.29%) Unix
8 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
9 9 (32.14%) HP
9 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
9 9 (32.14%) DNS
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (28.57%) VPN
10 8 (28.57%) MySQL
10 8 (28.57%) Firewall
11 7 (25.00%) Citrix
11 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
12 6 (21.43%) Driving Licence
12 6 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (21.43%) Patch Management
12 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
12 6 (21.43%) Cisco
12 6 (21.43%) Firmware
12 6 (21.43%) Terminal Services

NAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (17.86%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) SAN
2 9 (32.14%) DNS
3 8 (28.57%) Firewall
3 8 (28.57%) VPN
4 5 (17.86%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (17.86%) SSL
5 4 (14.29%) DHCP
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.71%) LAN
6 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.71%) WAN
7 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (7.14%) Skype
7 2 (7.14%) Wireless
8 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.57%) MPLS
8 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MySQL
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.71%) CouchDB
3 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.71%) HBase
3 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Law
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Server Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Support
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Data Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Clustering
2 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (21.43%) Driving Licence
4 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.14%) Replication
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) Windows Server
4 11 (39.29%) Unix
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (17.86%) Debian
6 5 (17.86%) Solaris
6 5 (17.86%) Ubuntu
7 4 (14.29%) AIX
7 4 (14.29%) CentOS
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Change Control
1 6 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (21.43%) Patch Management
2 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (17.86%) High Availability
2 5 (17.86%) Information Security
2 5 (17.86%) Information Security Management
2 5 (17.86%) ISMS
2 5 (17.86%) Open Source
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) Security Management
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.57%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.71%) C
2 3 (10.71%) C++
2 3 (10.71%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) Perl
2 3 (10.71%) PHP
2 3 (10.71%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (10.71%) CCNA
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) MCP
3 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (46.43%) Hyper-V
3 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 6 (21.43%) Firmware
4 6 (21.43%) Terminal Services
5 5 (17.86%) Samba
6 2 (7.14%) DFS Replication
6 2 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) NetBackup
2 5 (17.86%) Nagios
3 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.71%) Puppet
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) VMware
2 9 (32.14%) HP
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco
5 5 (17.86%) CommVault
5 5 (17.86%) Oracle
5 5 (17.86%) Veritas
6 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 3 (10.71%) 3PAR
8 2 (7.14%) Sun
9 1 (3.57%) Aruba
9 1 (3.57%) EMC
9 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
9 1 (3.57%) F5
9 1 (3.57%) Isilon
9 1 (3.57%) NEC
9 1 (3.57%) NetApp
9 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
Exeter, Devon
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago