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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
England / South West
Rank 214 221 218
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing NAS 13 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.33% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 1.81% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 29
Median salary £34,961 £38,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.99% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,823 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +3.12%

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
813 992 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.37% 18.09% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 650 868 833
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,862 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
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 17 January 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
Bristol +11 8 £33,000 -26.66%
Wiltshire +14 5 £40,000 +23.07%
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 41 (100.00%) SAN
2 25 (60.98%) Windows
3 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
4 21 (51.22%) Windows Server
5 20 (48.78%) Hyper-V
5 20 (48.78%) HP
5 20 (48.78%) Clustering
6 19 (46.34%) VMware
6 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
8 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
8 17 (41.46%) VPN
8 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (41.46%) Data Centre
9 16 (39.02%) Linux
9 16 (39.02%) MS Excel
10 15 (36.59%) Citrix
10 15 (36.59%) Terminal Services
11 14 (34.15%) Firmware
11 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (34.15%) Patch Management
11 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2014
11 14 (34.15%) Change Control
12 13 (31.71%) Driving Licence
12 13 (31.71%) Information Security
12 13 (31.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (31.71%) Information Security Management
12 13 (31.71%) 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 (9.76%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.44%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (39.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (100.00%) SAN
2 17 (41.46%) VPN
3 8 (19.51%) DNS
3 8 (19.51%) LAN
3 8 (19.51%) WAN
4 7 (17.07%) Firewall
5 4 (9.76%) DHCP
5 4 (9.76%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (9.76%) SSL
5 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.32%) VoIP
7 2 (4.88%) FTP
7 2 (4.88%) HTTP
7 2 (4.88%) MPLS
7 2 (4.88%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (4.88%) Skype
8 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.44%) Internet
8 1 (2.44%) Wireless
8 1 (2.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (19.51%) MySQL
4 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.32%) CouchDB
4 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.32%) HBase
4 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (4.88%) Back Office
1 2 (4.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Server Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Active Directory Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
8 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Data Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Data Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Storage Support Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Wintel Server Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Clustering
2 17 (41.46%) Data Centre
3 13 (31.71%) Driving Licence
3 13 (31.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Celerra
4 2 (4.88%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.88%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.88%) Replication
4 2 (4.88%) Wiki
5 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) Windows Server
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (39.02%) Linux
5 13 (31.71%) Unix
6 7 (17.07%) Solaris
7 4 (9.76%) Debian
7 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
8 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.88%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.44%) AIX
10 1 (2.44%) HPUX
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Change Control
1 14 (34.15%) Patch Management
2 13 (31.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (31.71%) Information Security
2 13 (31.71%) Information Security Management
2 13 (31.71%) ISMS
2 13 (31.71%) Security Management
3 4 (9.76%) DevOps
3 4 (9.76%) High Availability
3 4 (9.76%) Open Source
3 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.88%) BCP
5 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
1 3 (7.32%) C
1 3 (7.32%) C++
1 3 (7.32%) Java
1 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
1 3 (7.32%) Perl
1 3 (7.32%) PHP
1 3 (7.32%) Python
2 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) MCP
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) MCSE
2 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.44%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) Hyper-V
2 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
4 15 (36.59%) Terminal Services
5 14 (34.15%) Firmware
6 4 (9.76%) Samba
7 3 (7.32%) NFS
8 2 (4.88%) DFS Replication
8 2 (4.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (2.44%) KVM
9 1 (2.44%) vSphere
9 1 (2.44%) Xen
9 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) NetBackup
2 4 (9.76%) Nagios
3 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.32%) Puppet
4 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.88%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (4.88%) SnapMirror
4 2 (4.88%) SnapVault
4 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (4.88%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (4.88%) Zenoss
5 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) HP
3 19 (46.34%) VMware
4 15 (36.59%) Citrix
5 13 (31.71%) CommVault
6 7 (17.07%) Oracle
7 6 (14.63%) Cisco
8 4 (9.76%) 3PAR
8 4 (9.76%) Brocade
8 4 (9.76%) NetApp
8 4 (9.76%) Veritas
9 3 (7.32%) EMC
9 3 (7.32%) Isilon
9 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.88%) IBM
10 2 (4.88%) Symantec
11 1 (2.44%) Adobe
11 1 (2.44%) Apple
11 1 (2.44%) Dell
11 1 (2.44%) Sun