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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 208 219 207
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing NAS 30 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.91% 2.32% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 30
Median salary £48,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £30,100 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £49,600 £62,750
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
1032 1250 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.97% 20.75% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 844 1050 823
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 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 1 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 +42 16 £63,750 +41.66% 1
Dorset +7 4 £50,000 +53.84%
Gloucestershire -6 4 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Wiltshire +15 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Somerset -8 3 £26,597 -24.01% 1
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 39 (63.93%) SAN
2 33 (54.10%) VMware
3 27 (44.26%) Linux
4 26 (42.62%) Windows
5 23 (37.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (34.43%) Firewall
7 19 (31.15%) ITIL
8 18 (29.51%) vSphere
9 17 (27.87%) NetApp
9 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
10 15 (24.59%) Dell
10 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
10 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
10 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
11 14 (22.95%) vCloud
11 14 (22.95%) HP
11 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
12 13 (21.31%) EMC
12 13 (21.31%) DNS
13 12 (19.67%) DHCP
13 12 (19.67%) Unix
13 12 (19.67%) Finance
13 12 (19.67%) Data Centre
14 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
14 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
15 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
15 10 (16.39%) SQL
15 10 (16.39%) LAN
15 10 (16.39%) WAN
15 10 (16.39%) Cisco

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 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.56%) MQSeries
4 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (6.56%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.64%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.48%) Office 365
3 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (63.93%) SAN
2 21 (34.43%) Firewall
3 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
4 13 (21.31%) DNS
5 12 (19.67%) DHCP
6 10 (16.39%) LAN
6 10 (16.39%) WAN
7 9 (14.75%) VPN
8 6 (9.84%) SSL
9 5 (8.20%) IPsec
9 5 (8.20%) Network Security
10 4 (6.56%) Extranet
10 4 (6.56%) FTP
10 4 (6.56%) HTTP
10 4 (6.56%) HTTPS
10 4 (6.56%) Intranet
10 4 (6.56%) LDAP
11 3 (4.92%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (4.92%) VLAN
12 2 (3.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Financial Institution
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Storage Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Architect
4 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (11.48%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Support
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) VMware Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Systems Support
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
1 3 (4.92%) J2EE
2 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.64%) COM
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) CSS3
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.48%) Replication
3 5 (8.20%) Clustering
3 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.56%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.56%) Celerra
4 4 (6.56%) EMC VNX
4 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.56%) SCADA
5 3 (4.92%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
6 2 (3.28%) FlexPod
6 2 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.28%) iSeries
6 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.64%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (44.26%) Linux
2 26 (42.62%) Windows
3 12 (19.67%) Unix
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.56%) Windows 2000
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.92%) CentOS
8 2 (3.28%) AIX
8 2 (3.28%) OS/400
8 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) ITIL
2 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
3 8 (13.11%) Service Management
3 8 (13.11%) Time Management
4 7 (11.48%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.84%) Computer Architecture
5 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.84%) Web Development
6 4 (6.56%) Computer Forensics
6 4 (6.56%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (6.56%) Identity Management
6 4 (6.56%) MODAF
6 4 (6.56%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 4 (6.56%) SIEM
6 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.56%) SysML
6 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.56%) UML
6 4 (6.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (4.92%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 8 (13.11%) C#
3 7 (11.48%) Perl
3 7 (11.48%) Python
4 3 (4.92%) C
4 3 (4.92%) Java
4 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
1 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.56%) VCP4
3 4 (6.56%) VCP5
4 3 (4.92%) HND
5 2 (3.28%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.28%) CCNA
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.28%) MCITP
5 2 (3.28%) MCP
5 2 (3.28%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CCA
6 1 (1.64%) CISSP
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.64%) MCSE
6 1 (1.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (37.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (29.51%) vSphere
3 14 (22.95%) vCloud
4 9 (14.75%) Active Directory
5 5 (8.20%) ISA Server
6 4 (6.56%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (6.56%) Samba
6 4 (6.56%) UAG
6 4 (6.56%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (6.56%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.92%) XenApp
8 1 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.64%) Firmware
8 1 (1.64%) iptables
8 1 (1.64%) NFS
8 1 (1.64%) Squid
8 1 (1.64%) Xen
8 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) SCCM
2 6 (9.84%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (9.84%) NetBackup
3 5 (8.20%) AirWatch
3 5 (8.20%) Backup Exec
3 5 (8.20%) Nagios
3 5 (8.20%) SCOM
4 4 (6.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Puppet
5 3 (4.92%) MOM
5 3 (4.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.64%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) VMware
2 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
2 17 (27.87%) NetApp
3 15 (24.59%) Dell
4 14 (22.95%) HP
5 13 (21.31%) EMC
6 10 (16.39%) Cisco
7 8 (13.11%) IBM
8 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
9 6 (9.84%) Citrix
9 6 (9.84%) Intel Security
10 5 (8.20%) 3PAR
10 5 (8.20%) Symantec
11 4 (6.56%) Sophos
11 4 (6.56%) Sun
12 3 (4.92%) Apple
12 3 (4.92%) SonicWALL
13 2 (3.28%) Blue Coat
13 2 (3.28%) Forcepoint
13 2 (3.28%) Infoblox
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