The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England / South West
Rank 225 224 215
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing NAS 6 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.48% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 2.49% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 22
Median salary £37,500 £40,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,047 £27,823 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £58,500 £50,000
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
771 1123 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.48% 19.36% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 607 946 840
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

NAS Jobs Demand Trend 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 across the South West region.

NAS Salary Trend 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 19 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
Wiltshire +11 4 £38,750 -3.12%
Bristol +2 2 £35,047 -34.79% 1
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 West region with a requirement for NAS.

1 33 (100.00%) SAN
2 19 (57.58%) Windows
3 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 18 (54.55%) Clustering
4 17 (51.52%) Hyper-V
5 16 (48.48%) VMware
5 16 (48.48%) HP
6 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 14 (42.42%) Data Centre
7 14 (42.42%) Linux
7 14 (42.42%) Unix
7 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
8 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
8 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
9 12 (36.36%) VPN
10 11 (33.33%) Citrix
10 11 (33.33%) Firmware
10 11 (33.33%) Terminal Services
10 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (33.33%) Patch Management
10 11 (33.33%) Change Control
10 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (30.30%) Driving Licence
11 10 (30.30%) Information Security
11 10 (30.30%) Information Security Management
11 10 (30.30%) Security Management

NAS
Top Related 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 (15.15%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.03%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) SAN
2 12 (36.36%) VPN
3 8 (24.24%) DNS
4 7 (21.21%) LAN
4 7 (21.21%) WAN
5 6 (18.18%) Firewall
6 5 (15.15%) OpenLDAP
6 5 (15.15%) SSL
7 3 (9.09%) DHCP
8 2 (6.06%) FTP
8 2 (6.06%) HTTP
8 2 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (6.06%) Skype
8 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.06%) VoIP
9 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
9 1 (3.03%) MPLS
9 1 (3.03%) Network Security
9 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (27.27%) MySQL
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (9.09%) CouchDB
4 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.09%) HBase
4 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (6.06%) Back Office
1 2 (6.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Active Directory Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Data Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Clustering
2 14 (42.42%) Data Centre
3 10 (30.30%) Driving Licence
3 10 (30.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Celerra
4 2 (6.06%) CLARiiON
4 2 (6.06%) EMC VNX
4 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 2 (6.06%) Wiki
5 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 14 (42.42%) Linux
3 14 (42.42%) Unix
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (24.24%) Solaris
6 5 (15.15%) Debian
6 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.06%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.03%) AIX
8 1 (3.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Change Control
1 11 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 10 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (30.30%) Information Security
2 10 (30.30%) Information Security Management
2 10 (30.30%) ISMS
2 10 (30.30%) Security Management
3 5 (15.15%) High Availability
3 5 (15.15%) Open Source
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps
4 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) BCP
6 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Storage Virtualisation
6 2 (6.06%) WFM
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 3 (9.09%) C
1 3 (9.09%) C++
1 3 (9.09%) Java
1 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 3 (9.09%) Perl
1 3 (9.09%) PHP
1 3 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) MCP
1 2 (6.06%) MCSE
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.06%) QA
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Hyper-V
2 15 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
4 11 (33.33%) Firmware
4 11 (33.33%) Terminal Services
5 5 (15.15%) Samba
6 4 (12.12%) NFS
7 2 (6.06%) DFS Replication
7 2 (6.06%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (3.03%) KVM
8 1 (3.03%) vSphere
8 1 (3.03%) Xen
8 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) NetBackup
2 5 (15.15%) Nagios
3 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.09%) Puppet
4 2 (6.06%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (6.06%) SnapMirror
4 2 (6.06%) SnapVault
5 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (3.03%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (3.03%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) HP
2 16 (48.48%) VMware
3 11 (33.33%) Citrix
4 10 (30.30%) CommVault
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle
6 5 (15.15%) Veritas
7 4 (12.12%) 3PAR
7 4 (12.12%) Cisco
8 3 (9.09%) Brocade
8 3 (9.09%) EMC
8 3 (9.09%) Isilon
8 3 (9.09%) NetApp
9 2 (6.06%) Sun
10 1 (3.03%) F5
10 1 (3.03%) IBM
10 1 (3.03%) Symantec