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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 216 231 219
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing NAS 30 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.29% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.90% 1.52% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 27
Median salary £33,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.52% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,264 £45,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £48,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
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
1036 1117 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.55% 18.76% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 864 985 899
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 25 September 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 September 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 +10 10 £33,000 -30.52% 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £44,000 -
Somerset -7 4 £41,250 -13.15% 2
Cornwall - 4 £27,500 -
Devon - 3 £21,264 -
Wiltshire 0 2 £35,500 -25.26%
Dorset +12 1 £29,500 -46.36% 1
NAS
England

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 46 (74.19%) SAN
2 31 (50.00%) Windows
3 24 (38.71%) Windows Server
4 23 (37.10%) SQL Server
4 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
4 23 (37.10%) HP
4 23 (37.10%) VMware
5 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
5 20 (32.26%) Linux
6 19 (30.65%) MS Excel
6 19 (30.65%) VPN
6 19 (30.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (25.81%) Data Centre
8 15 (24.19%) Cisco
9 14 (22.58%) Citrix
9 14 (22.58%) Firewall
10 13 (20.97%) Clustering
10 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
10 13 (20.97%) NetApp
10 13 (20.97%) Driving Licence
11 12 (19.35%) WAN
11 12 (19.35%) LAN
11 12 (19.35%) Unix
11 12 (19.35%) SQL
11 12 (19.35%) Finance
12 11 (17.74%) Firmware
12 11 (17.74%) Terminal Services
12 11 (17.74%) Office 365

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 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.84%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.61%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (30.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS Project
4 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.74%) Office 365
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (74.19%) SAN
2 19 (30.65%) VPN
3 14 (22.58%) Firewall
4 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
5 12 (19.35%) LAN
5 12 (19.35%) WAN
6 9 (14.52%) DHCP
6 9 (14.52%) DNS
7 7 (11.29%) VoIP
8 4 (6.45%) FTP
8 4 (6.45%) HTTP
8 4 (6.45%) Wireless
9 2 (3.23%) Extranet
9 2 (3.23%) Intranet
9 2 (3.23%) Network Security
9 2 (3.23%) OSPF
9 2 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.23%) SSL
9 2 (3.23%) VLAN
10 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.06%) Law
4 4 (6.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Support Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Active Directory Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Server Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Windows Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Windows Server Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Storage Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Architect
7 5 (8.06%) IT Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Linux Support
7 5 (8.06%) Linux Support Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (6.45%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) Data Centre
2 13 (20.97%) Clustering
2 13 (20.97%) Driving Licence
3 10 (16.13%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.06%) Celerra
4 5 (8.06%) EMC VNX
4 5 (8.06%) Replication
5 3 (4.84%) CLARiiON
5 3 (4.84%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (4.84%) Digital Media
5 3 (4.84%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.84%) Thin Client
5 3 (4.84%) Wiki
6 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.23%) FlexPod
6 2 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.23%) iSeries
7 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) Windows
2 24 (38.71%) Windows Server
3 20 (32.26%) Linux
4 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (19.35%) Unix
6 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.45%) Solaris
7 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.84%) AIX
8 3 (4.84%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (3.23%) OS/400
10 1 (1.61%) CentOS
10 1 (1.61%) HPUX
10 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) Change Control
1 10 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (16.13%) Information Security
1 10 (16.13%) Information Security Management
1 10 (16.13%) ISMS
1 10 (16.13%) Patch Management
1 10 (16.13%) Security Management
2 9 (14.52%) ITIL
3 8 (12.90%) Service Management
4 6 (9.68%) Computer Architecture
4 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
4 6 (9.68%) Web Development
5 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 4 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.84%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) C#
3 4 (6.45%) Perl
3 4 (6.45%) Python
4 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) DBS Check
2 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.61%) CCA
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MCDST
4 1 (1.61%) MCP
4 1 (1.61%) MCSE
4 1 (1.61%) PhD
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 19 (30.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (17.74%) Firmware
3 11 (17.74%) Hyper-V
3 11 (17.74%) Terminal Services
4 7 (11.29%) vSphere
5 3 (4.84%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 3 (4.84%) ISA Server
5 3 (4.84%) NFS
5 3 (4.84%) vCloud
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.61%) KVM
6 1 (1.61%) Samba
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.61%) Xen
6 1 (1.61%) XenApp
6 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) NetBackup
2 7 (11.29%) Backup Exec
3 5 (8.06%) Nagios
3 5 (8.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Puppet
4 4 (6.45%) SCCM
4 4 (6.45%) WhatsUp Gold
4 4 (6.45%) Zenoss
5 3 (4.84%) AirWatch
5 3 (4.84%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (4.84%) SnapMirror
5 3 (4.84%) SnapVault
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.61%) MOM
7 1 (1.61%) SCOM
7 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.61%) vMotion
7 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) HP
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
1 23 (37.10%) VMware
2 15 (24.19%) Cisco
3 14 (22.58%) Citrix
4 13 (20.97%) NetApp
5 10 (16.13%) CommVault
6 8 (12.90%) IBM
6 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
7 7 (11.29%) Brocade
7 7 (11.29%) Dell
8 6 (9.68%) EMC
8 6 (9.68%) Symantec
9 4 (6.45%) 3PAR
9 4 (6.45%) Apple
10 3 (4.84%) Isilon
10 3 (4.84%) NEC
10 3 (4.84%) Oracle
10 3 (4.84%) SonicWALL
11 2 (3.23%) Fujitsu
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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