The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 518 446 436
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -10
Permanent jobs citing NAS 427 665 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.61% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.65% 3.67% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 376 541 595
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16139 18139 20947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.99% 16.60% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13193 15072 16527
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing NAS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NAS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS within the UK.

NAS Salary Trend in the UK

NAS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 within the UK.

NAS Salary Histogram in the UK

NAS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England -71 397 £47,500 - 29
London -2 218 £47,500 -6.86% 10
South East -19 86 £52,500 +15.38% 5
Yorkshire -28 32 £40,000 -6.97% 2
Berkshire +30 31 £55,000 +10.00% 2
South West +15 31 £33,000 -30.52% 3
West Yorkshire -15 31 £40,000 -9.09% 2
Leeds -4 29 £40,000 -27.27% 2
City of London +36 19 £49,250 +9.44% 4
Reading +24 19 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Surrey +17 19 £57,500 +17.94%
North West -17 17 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Hampshire -21 14 £47,250 +5.00% 1
Manchester -16 13 £55,000 +9.45%
Bristol +15 10 £33,000 -30.52% 1
Wales +8 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Rochdale -4 10 £55,000 -8.33%
Scotland +14 9 £34,750 -18.23% 2
South Wales +11 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Woking -4 8 £47,500 -
East Sussex +15 7 £70,000 +86.66% 1
West Sussex +21 6 £50,000 +29.03%
Crawley +8 6 £50,000 +29.03%
Bracknell +1 6 £52,500 -4.54%
East of England -17 6 £65,000 +67.74% 3
Brighton - 6 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £44,000 -
Bath -6 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Somerset -7 5 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Torfaen - 5 £42,500 -

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for NAS.

1 845 (89.23%) SAN
2 633 (66.84%) Windows
3 585 (61.77%) VMware
4 433 (45.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 432 (45.62%) Linux
6 372 (39.28%) Cisco
6 372 (39.28%) Active Directory
7 358 (37.80%) Windows Server
8 346 (36.54%) Microsoft
8 346 (36.54%) Firewall
9 344 (36.33%) SQL Server
10 286 (30.20%) SQL
11 233 (24.60%) Oracle
12 230 (24.29%) WAN
13 226 (23.86%) NetApp
14 214 (22.60%) Windows Server 2008
15 201 (21.22%) LAN
16 198 (20.91%) Amazon AWS
17 197 (20.80%) MS Exchange
17 197 (20.80%) TCP/IP
18 196 (20.70%) EMC
19 195 (20.59%) Red Hat
19 195 (20.59%) Hyper-V
20 193 (20.38%) Data Centre
21 192 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
22 191 (20.17%) Citrix
23 184 (19.43%) MS Excel
24 180 (19.01%) ITIL
25 176 (18.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 169 (17.85%) PowerShell

NAS
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 197 (20.80%) MS Exchange
2 140 (14.78%) Apache
3 125 (13.20%) Tomcat
4 121 (12.78%) IIS
5 99 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 97 (10.24%) WebSphere
7 94 (9.93%) JBoss
8 89 (9.40%) SharePoint
9 88 (9.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 76 (8.03%) WebLogic
11 71 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
12 66 (6.97%) BizTalk Server
13 61 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2013
14 31 (3.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 27 (2.85%) Skype for Business
16 23 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2003
16 23 (2.43%) OpenStack
16 23 (2.43%) Oracle Coherence
17 21 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
18 13 (1.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 184 (19.43%) MS Excel
2 90 (9.50%) MS Office
3 9 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.32%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.11%) Maya
Business Applications
1 11 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.32%) Magento
4 2 (0.21%) Line 500
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (0.21%) RMDS
4 2 (0.21%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.11%) assyst
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 198 (20.91%) Amazon AWS
2 162 (17.11%) Office 365
3 93 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 79 (8.34%) SaaS
5 23 (2.43%) IaaS
6 17 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (1.37%) Amazon S3
8 12 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.84%) PaaS
10 7 (0.74%) Mimecast
10 7 (0.74%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.21%) Nimbula
11 2 (0.21%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.11%) AdWords
12 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 845 (89.23%) SAN
2 346 (36.54%) Firewall
3 230 (24.29%) WAN
4 201 (21.22%) LAN
5 197 (20.80%) TCP/IP
6 167 (17.63%) DNS
7 120 (12.67%) VPN
8 109 (11.51%) iSCSI
9 108 (11.40%) DHCP
10 106 (11.19%) HTTP
11 103 (10.88%) LDAP
12 90 (9.50%) Fibre Channel
12 90 (9.50%) VoIP
13 70 (7.39%) VLAN
14 62 (6.55%) Internet
15 56 (5.91%) Wireless
16 40 (4.22%) FCoE
17 37 (3.91%) Multicast
18 35 (3.70%) WLAN
19 29 (3.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 344 (36.33%) SQL Server
2 121 (12.78%) MySQL
3 101 (10.67%) Relational Database
4 67 (7.07%) RDBMS
5 53 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 52 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 45 (4.75%) DB2
8 44 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
9 36 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 31 (3.27%) SQL Server 2014
11 22 (2.32%) SQL Server 2000
12 21 (2.22%) OLAP
12 21 (2.22%) OLTP
12 21 (2.22%) Oracle Database
12 21 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
13 20 (2.11%) NoSQL
14 19 (2.01%) Big Data
15 10 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
15 10 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (0.63%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (1.48%) Jenkins
2 13 (1.37%) JIRA
3 11 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.53%) AQtime
4 5 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (0.53%) WebLOAD
5 4 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.32%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.21%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.21%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.11%) Hudson
8 1 (0.11%) Subversion
General
1 137 (14.47%) Finance
2 54 (5.70%) Telecoms
3 43 (4.54%) Banking
4 31 (3.27%) Legal
5 30 (3.17%) Marketing
6 16 (1.69%) Law
6 16 (1.69%) Retail
7 15 (1.58%) Advertising
7 15 (1.58%) Financial Institution
7 15 (1.58%) Games
8 12 (1.27%) Back Office
9 10 (1.06%) Online Betting
10 6 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.42%) Publishing
13 3 (0.32%) German Language
14 2 (0.21%) Automotive
15 1 (0.11%) Electronics
15 1 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 165 (17.42%) Support Engineer
2 154 (16.26%) Administrator
3 142 (14.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 117 (12.35%) Systems Administrator
5 102 (10.77%) Analyst
6 92 (9.71%) VMware Engineer
7 89 (9.40%) Architect
8 85 (8.98%) Server Engineer
9 80 (8.45%) Linux Engineer
9 80 (8.45%) Linux Support
10 70 (7.39%) Applications Support
11 69 (7.29%) Windows Engineer
12 61 (6.44%) Infrastructure Architect
13 57 (6.02%) Linux Support Engineer
14 54 (5.70%) IT Support
14 54 (5.70%) Storage Engineer
15 53 (5.60%) Server Support
16 52 (5.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 50 (5.28%) IT Engineer
17 50 (5.28%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (10.45%) Web Services
2 88 (9.29%) Middleware
3 75 (7.92%) LAMP
4 37 (3.91%) .NET
5 20 (2.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 15 (1.58%) HTML
7 13 (1.37%) MAPI
8 9 (0.95%) CSS
9 8 (0.84%) ASP.NET
9 8 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (0.84%) XHTML
10 6 (0.63%) 802.1X
10 6 (0.63%) Flash
11 5 (0.53%) Java EE
12 4 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (0.42%) Software Packaging
13 3 (0.32%) MSMQ
13 3 (0.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 3 (0.32%) Rendezvous
13 3 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 193 (20.38%) Data Centre
2 108 (11.40%) Clustering
3 77 (8.13%) Replication
4 55 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (5.70%) EMC VNX
6 40 (4.22%) Computer Science
6 40 (4.22%) Management Information System
7 39 (4.12%) Public Cloud
8 34 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (2.96%) Enterprise Storage
10 27 (2.85%) Blackberry
11 25 (2.64%) Private Cloud
12 19 (2.01%) Hedge funds
13 18 (1.90%) Driving Licence
14 15 (1.58%) Cryptography
14 15 (1.58%) PKI
15 13 (1.37%) EMC VMAX
16 12 (1.27%) Mathematics
16 12 (1.27%) Wiki
17 11 (1.16%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 633 (66.84%) Windows
2 432 (45.62%) Linux
3 358 (37.80%) Windows Server
4 214 (22.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 192 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 176 (18.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 162 (17.11%) Unix
8 83 (8.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 69 (7.29%) Solaris
10 58 (6.12%) Windows 7
11 32 (3.38%) CentOS
12 30 (3.17%) Mac OS X
12 30 (3.17%) Windows 10
13 28 (2.96%) Debian
13 28 (2.96%) Windows 8
14 27 (2.85%) Ubuntu
15 21 (2.22%) Windows XP
16 17 (1.80%) AIX
17 13 (1.37%) Android
17 13 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (19.01%) ITIL
2 89 (9.40%) Change Control
2 89 (9.40%) Project Management
3 77 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 67 (7.07%) Performance Tuning
4 67 (7.07%) Web Operations
5 64 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (5.91%) High Availability
7 53 (5.60%) Presales
8 52 (5.49%) Configuration Management
9 48 (5.07%) Service Delivery
10 47 (4.96%) Patch Management
11 45 (4.75%) Capacity Planning
12 44 (4.65%) DevOps
13 38 (4.01%) Benchmarking
13 38 (4.01%) Load Balancing
14 37 (3.91%) Mentoring
15 33 (3.48%) Service Management
16 32 (3.38%) E-Commerce
16 32 (3.38%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 286 (30.20%) SQL
2 169 (17.85%) PowerShell
3 113 (11.93%) Perl
4 95 (10.03%) Bash Shell
5 50 (5.28%) Python
6 40 (4.22%) C
7 35 (3.70%) Ruby
8 28 (2.96%) Shell Script
9 26 (2.75%) C#
10 20 (2.11%) Java
11 17 (1.80%) PHP
11 17 (1.80%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.16%) JavaScript
13 7 (0.74%) C++
13 7 (0.74%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.74%) VB
14 6 (0.63%) VBScript
15 4 (0.42%) VBA
16 1 (0.11%) AWK
16 1 (0.11%) sed
Qualifications
1 130 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (7.39%) MCSE
3 65 (6.86%) Degree
4 63 (6.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 52 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (5.28%) CCNA
7 47 (4.96%) MCITP
8 33 (3.48%) Security Cleared
9 25 (2.64%) CCNP
10 18 (1.90%) SC Cleared
11 16 (1.69%) CCA
11 16 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
12 15 (1.58%) MCDBA
12 15 (1.58%) RHCA
13 14 (1.48%) RHCSA
14 13 (1.37%) DV Cleared
15 12 (1.27%) MCSA
16 11 (1.16%) MCP
17 10 (1.06%) PMI Certification
18 9 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.44%) PCI DSS
2 50 (5.28%) SLA
3 37 (3.91%) QA
4 28 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.74%) COBIT
7 5 (0.53%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.53%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.11%) ISO22301
System Software
1 433 (45.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 372 (39.28%) Active Directory
3 195 (20.59%) Hyper-V
4 116 (12.25%) vSphere
5 95 (10.03%) Oracle RAC
6 84 (8.87%) NFS
7 73 (7.71%) VMware ESX
8 60 (6.34%) Xen
8 60 (6.34%) XenApp
9 55 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
10 45 (4.75%) KVM
11 36 (3.80%) SRDF
11 36 (3.80%) Terminal Services
12 29 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
13 25 (2.64%) Virtual Servers
14 23 (2.43%) Firmware
15 21 (2.22%) VMware Server
15 21 (2.22%) XenDesktop
16 20 (2.11%) vCloud
16 20 (2.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 146 (15.42%) Puppet
2 70 (7.39%) SCCM
3 66 (6.97%) OpenAM
4 57 (6.02%) Backup Exec
5 54 (5.70%) Opscode Chef
6 52 (5.49%) Nagios
7 51 (5.39%) NetBackup
8 32 (3.38%) SCOM
9 28 (2.96%) Microsoft Clustering
10 21 (2.22%) EMC VPLEX
10 21 (2.22%) Icinga
10 21 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
10 21 (2.22%) Tivoli
11 20 (2.11%) Cobbler
12 14 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
12 14 (1.48%) WSUS
13 13 (1.37%) Ansible
13 13 (1.37%) Cacti
13 13 (1.37%) FortiGate
14 11 (1.16%) vMotion
Vendors
1 585 (61.77%) VMware
2 372 (39.28%) Cisco
3 346 (36.54%) Microsoft
4 233 (24.60%) Oracle
5 226 (23.86%) NetApp
6 196 (20.70%) EMC
7 195 (20.59%) Red Hat
8 191 (20.17%) Citrix
9 169 (17.85%) HP
10 87 (9.19%) IBM
11 77 (8.13%) SolarWinds
12 75 (7.92%) Sun
12 75 (7.92%) Veeam
13 60 (6.34%) Dell
14 58 (6.12%) Juniper
15 57 (6.02%) Symantec
16 43 (4.54%) Brocade
17 37 (3.91%) Intel
18 34 (3.59%) CommVault
18 34 (3.59%) Google
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
North London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 Per Annum package, plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nailsea, Somerset
Additional Resources Ltd
Salary: car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Premier IT
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + good bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 2 days ago
Renfrewshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Renfrewshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ipreo
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Crewe
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 days ago