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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 210 238 214
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Permanent jobs citing NAS 32 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.34% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.07% 1.68% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 23
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,600 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
NAS
England

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
1044 1187 1061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.28% 20.26% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1025 881
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,966 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram 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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +41 15 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire -2 5 £44,000 +25.71%
Dorset +15 4 £50,000 -
Cornwall - 4 £27,500 -
Wiltshire +12 2 £31,250 -32.43%
Devon +5 2 £21,264 -5.49%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 43 (66.15%) SAN
2 28 (43.08%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) VMware
3 23 (35.38%) Linux
4 21 (32.31%) Firewall
5 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (29.23%) NetApp
6 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
7 18 (27.69%) TCP/IP
7 18 (27.69%) HP
8 17 (26.15%) Windows Server
9 15 (23.08%) ITIL
10 14 (21.54%) SQL
10 14 (21.54%) Dell
10 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
10 14 (21.54%) VPN
11 13 (20.00%) DNS
11 13 (20.00%) DHCP
11 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 13 (20.00%) vSphere
12 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (18.46%) Unix
12 12 (18.46%) EMC
12 12 (18.46%) Finance
13 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
13 11 (16.92%) Office 365
13 11 (16.92%) Data Centre
14 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
14 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
14 10 (15.38%) MS Exchange

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 10 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.69%) Skype for Business
4 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.15%) MQSeries
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) Office 365
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (66.15%) SAN
2 21 (32.31%) Firewall
3 18 (27.69%) TCP/IP
4 14 (21.54%) VPN
5 13 (20.00%) DHCP
5 13 (20.00%) DNS
6 10 (15.38%) LAN
6 10 (15.38%) WAN
7 5 (7.69%) FTP
7 5 (7.69%) HTTP
7 5 (7.69%) Wireless
8 4 (6.15%) Extranet
8 4 (6.15%) HTTPS
8 4 (6.15%) Intranet
8 4 (6.15%) IPsec
8 4 (6.15%) LDAP
8 4 (6.15%) Network Security
8 4 (6.15%) VoIP
9 3 (4.62%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (3.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.62%) Law
4 3 (4.62%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Support Engineer
2 12 (18.46%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (13.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Analyst
4 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) IT Support
6 5 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Linux Support
6 5 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) .NET
1 3 (4.62%) J2EE
2 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.54%) COM
2 1 (1.54%) CSS
2 1 (1.54%) CSS3
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.31%) Clustering
3 7 (10.77%) Replication
4 6 (9.23%) Driving Licence
5 5 (7.69%) Celerra
5 5 (7.69%) EMC VNX
6 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.62%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (4.62%) Digital Media
7 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.62%) SCADA
8 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
8 2 (3.08%) Fat Client
8 2 (3.08%) FlexPod
8 2 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (3.08%) iSeries
8 2 (3.08%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.54%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Windows
2 23 (35.38%) Linux
3 17 (26.15%) Windows Server
4 12 (18.46%) Unix
4 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.62%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.08%) AIX
9 2 (3.08%) CentOS
9 2 (3.08%) OS/400
10 1 (1.54%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.54%) Solaris
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) ITIL
2 10 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 8 (12.31%) Service Management
4 7 (10.77%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.23%) Computer Architecture
5 6 (9.23%) Web Development
6 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 5 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (7.69%) Time Management
7 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.62%) Computer Forensics
8 3 (4.62%) Information Security
8 3 (4.62%) ISMS
8 3 (4.62%) MODAF
8 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.62%) SysML
8 3 (4.62%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 8 (12.31%) C#
3 7 (10.77%) Perl
3 7 (10.77%) Python
4 3 (4.62%) C
4 3 (4.62%) Java
4 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (4.62%) DBS Check
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) HND
3 3 (4.62%) VCP4
3 3 (4.62%) VCP5
4 1 (1.54%) CCA
4 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) MCDST
4 1 (1.54%) MCP
4 1 (1.54%) MCSE
4 1 (1.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
3 13 (20.00%) vSphere
4 9 (13.85%) vCloud
5 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.69%) ISA Server
6 4 (6.15%) Firmware
6 4 (6.15%) Samba
6 4 (6.15%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (4.62%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (4.62%) Terminal Services
7 3 (4.62%) UAG
7 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.54%) NFS
8 1 (1.54%) XenApp
8 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Backup Exec
1 7 (10.77%) NetBackup
1 7 (10.77%) SCCM
2 5 (7.69%) AirWatch
2 5 (7.69%) Nagios
3 4 (6.15%) Puppet
3 4 (6.15%) SCOM
3 4 (6.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (4.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (4.62%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (4.62%) MOM
4 3 (4.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.08%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (3.08%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.54%) SnapMirror
6 1 (1.54%) SnapVault
6 1 (1.54%) vMotion
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) VMware
2 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.23%) NetApp
3 18 (27.69%) HP
4 14 (21.54%) Dell
5 12 (18.46%) EMC
6 10 (15.38%) Cisco
7 9 (13.85%) IBM
8 8 (12.31%) Red Hat
9 6 (9.23%) Citrix
9 6 (9.23%) Symantec
10 5 (7.69%) 3PAR
11 4 (6.15%) Apple
11 4 (6.15%) Sun
12 3 (4.62%) Brocade
12 3 (4.62%) CommVault
12 3 (4.62%) Intel Security
12 3 (4.62%) NEC
12 3 (4.62%) SonicWALL
12 3 (4.62%) Sophos