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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 211 238 209
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -29
Permanent jobs citing NAS 26 16 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.27% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 1.46% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 38
Median salary £33,000 £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,823 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,141 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.38% +3.86%
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
903 1099 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.63% 18.85% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 741 966 926
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
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 4 December 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 +29 17 £32,000 -28.88%
Wiltshire +21 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Somerset +6 4 £41,250 -10.81%
Gloucestershire -14 1 - -
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 51 (96.23%) SAN
2 34 (64.15%) Windows
3 29 (54.72%) Windows Server
4 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
5 24 (45.28%) Active Directory
5 24 (45.28%) HP
6 23 (43.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (43.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (41.51%) VPN
7 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
7 22 (41.51%) VMware
8 21 (39.62%) Clustering
8 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (39.62%) Hyper-V
9 20 (37.74%) Linux
9 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
10 19 (35.85%) Data Centre
11 18 (33.96%) Driving Licence
11 18 (33.96%) Citrix
12 17 (32.08%) Firmware
12 17 (32.08%) Terminal Services
13 16 (30.19%) Patch Management
13 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2014
13 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 16 (30.19%) Change Control
13 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (28.30%) ISMS
14 15 (28.30%) Information Security
14 15 (28.30%) Information Security Management
14 15 (28.30%) 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 4 (7.55%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.21%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS Project
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (96.23%) SAN
2 22 (41.51%) VPN
3 11 (20.75%) DNS
3 11 (20.75%) Firewall
4 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
5 8 (15.09%) DHCP
5 8 (15.09%) LAN
5 8 (15.09%) WAN
6 6 (11.32%) VoIP
7 5 (9.43%) Wireless
8 3 (5.66%) FTP
8 3 (5.66%) HTTP
8 3 (5.66%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (5.66%) SSL
9 2 (3.77%) MPLS
9 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.89%) Skype
10 1 (1.89%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (1.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2012
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (13.21%) MySQL
4 3 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.66%) CouchDB
4 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.66%) HBase
4 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (9.43%) Law
1 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Server Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Active Directory Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Windows Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Windows Server Engineer
3 12 (22.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) IT Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) IT Support
7 4 (7.55%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Storage Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Clustering
2 19 (35.85%) Data Centre
3 18 (33.96%) Driving Licence
4 15 (28.30%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.66%) Celerra
5 3 (5.66%) CLARiiON
5 3 (5.66%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (5.66%) EMC VNX
5 3 (5.66%) Wiki
6 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.77%) Replication
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (64.15%) Windows
2 29 (54.72%) Windows Server
3 23 (43.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (43.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (37.74%) Linux
5 14 (26.42%) Unix
6 7 (13.21%) Solaris
7 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (7.55%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.66%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (5.66%) Debian
9 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.89%) AIX
11 1 (1.89%) HPUX
11 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Change Control
1 16 (30.19%) Patch Management
2 15 (28.30%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (28.30%) Information Security
2 15 (28.30%) Information Security Management
2 15 (28.30%) ISMS
2 15 (28.30%) Security Management
3 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
3 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (7.55%) DevOps
4 4 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.66%) High Availability
5 3 (5.66%) ITIL
5 3 (5.66%) Open Source
5 3 (5.66%) Storage Virtualisation
6 2 (3.77%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) Perl
2 5 (9.43%) Python
3 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.66%) C
3 3 (5.66%) C++
3 3 (5.66%) Java
3 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.66%) PHP
4 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) DBS Check
1 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
1 3 (5.66%) MCP
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.89%) MCDST
3 1 (1.89%) MCSE
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 24 (45.28%) Active Directory
2 21 (39.62%) Hyper-V
2 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (32.08%) Firmware
3 17 (32.08%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 3 (5.66%) NFS
4 3 (5.66%) Samba
5 1 (1.89%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.89%) KVM
5 1 (1.89%) vSphere
5 1 (1.89%) Xen
5 1 (1.89%) XenApp
5 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) NetBackup
2 5 (9.43%) Backup Exec
2 5 (9.43%) Nagios
2 5 (9.43%) Puppet
3 4 (7.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (7.55%) WhatsUp Gold
3 4 (7.55%) Zenoss
4 3 (5.66%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.66%) SnapMirror
4 3 (5.66%) SnapVault
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.89%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.89%) MOM
6 1 (1.89%) SCCM
6 1 (1.89%) SCOM
6 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
2 24 (45.28%) HP
3 22 (41.51%) VMware
4 18 (33.96%) Citrix
5 15 (28.30%) CommVault
6 10 (18.87%) Cisco
7 7 (13.21%) Brocade
7 7 (13.21%) NetApp
8 6 (11.32%) Oracle
9 5 (9.43%) IBM
9 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
10 4 (7.55%) 3PAR
10 4 (7.55%) EMC
10 4 (7.55%) Isilon
10 4 (7.55%) Symantec
10 4 (7.55%) Veritas
11 3 (5.66%) NEC
12 2 (3.77%) Apple
12 2 (3.77%) Dell
13 1 (1.89%) Adobe