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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 215 229 214
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing NAS 29 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.36% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.68% 1.83% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 20
Median salary £33,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.52% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,264 £36,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,800 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1082 1149 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.36% 19.44% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 889 1008 888
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +19 12 £36,563 -20.94% 1
Dorset +13 4 £50,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -3 4 £44,000 -
Cornwall - 4 £27,500 -
Devon +7 3 £21,264 -5.49%
Wiltshire +5 1 £22,500 -52.63% 1
Somerset -6 1 £37,500 -21.05% 1
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 42 (66.67%) SAN
2 27 (42.86%) Windows
3 26 (41.27%) VMware
4 21 (33.33%) Linux
4 21 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (31.75%) HP
5 20 (31.75%) Firewall
6 19 (30.16%) Windows Server
7 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 18 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 18 (28.57%) VPN
8 17 (26.98%) NetApp
8 17 (26.98%) Active Directory
9 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
10 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
11 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (20.63%) ITIL
12 13 (20.63%) Cisco
12 13 (20.63%) Dell
13 12 (19.05%) DNS
13 12 (19.05%) DHCP
13 12 (19.05%) Unix
13 12 (19.05%) Finance
13 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
14 11 (17.46%) Office 365
15 10 (15.87%) Clustering
15 10 (15.87%) LAN
15 10 (15.87%) WAN
15 10 (15.87%) SQL

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 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.35%) MQSeries
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) Office 365
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (66.67%) SAN
2 20 (31.75%) Firewall
3 18 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 18 (28.57%) VPN
4 12 (19.05%) DHCP
4 12 (19.05%) DNS
5 10 (15.87%) LAN
5 10 (15.87%) WAN
6 6 (9.52%) VoIP
7 5 (7.94%) FTP
7 5 (7.94%) HTTP
8 4 (6.35%) HTTPS
8 4 (6.35%) IPsec
8 4 (6.35%) LDAP
8 4 (6.35%) Network Security
8 4 (6.35%) Wireless
9 3 (4.76%) Extranet
9 3 (4.76%) Intranet
10 2 (3.17%) OSPF
10 2 (3.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.35%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.35%) Law
4 3 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Support Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (11.11%) Architect
6 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Active Directory Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Server Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Windows Server Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Linux Support
7 5 (7.94%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) J2EE
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 10 (15.87%) Clustering
3 9 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.52%) Replication
5 5 (7.94%) Celerra
5 5 (7.94%) EMC VNX
6 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (4.76%) Digital Media
7 3 (4.76%) Fat Client
7 3 (4.76%) Thin Client
8 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
8 2 (3.17%) FlexPod
8 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (3.17%) iSeries
8 2 (3.17%) SCADA
9 1 (1.59%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Windows
2 21 (33.33%) Linux
3 19 (30.16%) Windows Server
4 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (19.05%) Unix
5 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.17%) AIX
9 2 (3.17%) OS/400
9 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.59%) CentOS
10 1 (1.59%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.59%) Solaris
10 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) ITIL
2 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 8 (12.70%) Service Management
4 7 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 6 (9.52%) Change Control
5 6 (9.52%) Computer Architecture
5 6 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.52%) Information Security
5 6 (9.52%) Information Security Management
5 6 (9.52%) ISMS
5 6 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (9.52%) Patch Management
5 6 (9.52%) Security Management
5 6 (9.52%) Web Development
6 5 (7.94%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.35%) BCP
7 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) SQL
2 8 (12.70%) C#
3 7 (11.11%) Perl
3 7 (11.11%) Python
4 3 (4.76%) C
4 3 (4.76%) Java
5 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) DBS Check
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) HND
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.17%) VCP4
3 2 (3.17%) VCP5
4 1 (1.59%) CCA
4 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) MCDST
4 1 (1.59%) MCP
4 1 (1.59%) MCSE
4 1 (1.59%) PhD
4 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 21 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (26.98%) Active Directory
3 9 (14.29%) vSphere
4 7 (11.11%) Firmware
4 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 6 (9.52%) vCloud
6 4 (6.35%) ISA Server
6 4 (6.35%) Samba
6 4 (6.35%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.17%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.17%) UAG
7 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.59%) NFS
8 1 (1.59%) XenApp
8 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Backup Exec
1 6 (9.52%) NetBackup
1 6 (9.52%) SCCM
2 5 (7.94%) Nagios
3 4 (6.35%) AirWatch
3 4 (6.35%) Puppet
3 4 (6.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (4.76%) SCOM
4 3 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (4.76%) Zenoss
5 2 (3.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.17%) MOM
5 2 (3.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.59%) SnapMirror
6 1 (1.59%) SnapVault
6 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.59%) vMotion
6 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) VMware
2 20 (31.75%) HP
3 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 17 (26.98%) NetApp
5 13 (20.63%) Cisco
5 13 (20.63%) Dell
6 10 (15.87%) Citrix
6 10 (15.87%) EMC
7 9 (14.29%) IBM
8 8 (12.70%) Red Hat
9 6 (9.52%) CommVault
10 5 (7.94%) Symantec
11 4 (6.35%) 3PAR
11 4 (6.35%) Apple
11 4 (6.35%) Brocade
12 3 (4.76%) NEC
12 3 (4.76%) SonicWALL
12 3 (4.76%) Sun
13 2 (3.17%) Intel Security
13 2 (3.17%) Sophos
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