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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 463 433 386
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -47
Permanent jobs citing NAS 565 685 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.64% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.34% 3.59% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 461 579 725
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £87,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,127 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.76%

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
16918 19092 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.86% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14021 15301 16164
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -41 535 £47,500 -5.00% 52
London -50 245 £52,500 -8.69% 15
South East +18 135 £50,000 +17.64% 20
Berkshire +46 60 £55,000 -24.13% 5
East of England +35 51 £26,500 -18.46% 3
Yorkshire -5 46 £33,000 -37.14% 7
Reading +40 44 £55,000 -26.66% 5
South West +21 34 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Hertfordshire +25 33 £28,750 -17.85% 1
West Yorkshire -8 30 £33,000 -40.00% 7
Hampshire +1 29 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Leeds +3 28 £33,000 -40.00% 7
Surrey -2 28 £52,500 +50.00% 9
Essex +27 27 £26,500 -15.87%
Wales - 21 £35,000 - 2
South Wales - 21 £35,000 - 2
City of London +14 17 £52,000 -5.45% 4
West Midlands -16 17 £39,000 +25.80%
Bristol +20 13 £75,000 +165.48% 3
Winchester - 11 £43,250 - 1
Buckinghamshire +33 10 £47,500 +26.66%
South Yorkshire +20 10 £42,000 -30.00%
Brentwood +16 9 £91,500 +14.37%
Guildford +2 9 £57,500 +21.05% 2
North West -7 9 £38,000 +11.76% 3
Andover - 8 £19,000 -
Sheffield +18 7 £42,000 -30.00%
Coventry +10 7 £40,000 -50.00%
Borehamwood +6 7 £25,000 -15.96%
Wiltshire +5 7 £40,000 -5.88%

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 950 (84.67%) SAN
2 830 (73.98%) Windows
3 696 (62.03%) VMware
4 586 (52.23%) Linux
5 528 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 523 (46.61%) Windows Server
7 484 (43.14%) Active Directory
8 459 (40.91%) Microsoft
9 401 (35.74%) Firewall
10 374 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 343 (30.57%) Cisco
12 335 (29.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 328 (29.23%) SQL
14 282 (25.13%) ITIL
15 277 (24.69%) Data Centre
16 275 (24.51%) DNS
17 266 (23.71%) MS Exchange
18 260 (23.17%) NetApp
19 253 (22.55%) TCP/IP
20 222 (19.79%) Unix
21 220 (19.61%) Oracle
21 220 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
22 219 (19.52%) WAN
23 216 (19.25%) MS Excel
24 209 (18.63%) Red Hat
25 207 (18.45%) EMC
26 206 (18.36%) Citrix
27 205 (18.27%) HP
28 197 (17.56%) VPN
29 194 (17.29%) Hyper-V

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
1 266 (23.71%) MS Exchange
2 180 (16.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 147 (13.10%) Apache
4 120 (10.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 117 (10.43%) Tomcat
6 112 (9.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 106 (9.45%) IIS
8 101 (9.00%) JBoss
9 99 (8.82%) SharePoint
10 86 (7.66%) WebSphere
11 73 (6.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 68 (6.06%) Skype for Business
13 67 (5.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 65 (5.79%) BizTalk Server
15 48 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2003
15 48 (4.28%) WebLogic
16 16 (1.43%) Confluence
16 16 (1.43%) Office Communications Server
17 14 (1.25%) Oracle Application Server
18 13 (1.16%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 216 (19.25%) MS Excel
2 117 (10.43%) MS Office
3 12 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.27%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.089%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.36%) Magento
2 3 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.27%) RMDS
3 2 (0.18%) FastStats
3 2 (0.18%) Line 500
3 2 (0.18%) Sage 1000
3 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.089%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.089%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 158 (14.08%) Amazon AWS
2 124 (11.05%) Office 365
3 95 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 69 (6.15%) SaaS
5 20 (1.78%) IaaS
6 16 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 13 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (1.16%) PaaS
7 13 (1.16%) Yammer
8 8 (0.71%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.62%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.53%) OneDrive
11 5 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (0.45%) Google App Engine
11 5 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.45%) Google Compute Engine
12 4 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.18%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 950 (84.67%) SAN
2 401 (35.74%) Firewall
3 275 (24.51%) DNS
4 253 (22.55%) TCP/IP
5 219 (19.52%) WAN
6 197 (17.56%) VPN
7 192 (17.11%) LAN
8 182 (16.22%) DHCP
9 137 (12.21%) LDAP
10 110 (9.80%) iSCSI
11 104 (9.27%) HTTP
12 99 (8.82%) VoIP
13 90 (8.02%) VLAN
14 83 (7.40%) Internet
15 75 (6.68%) SSL
16 61 (5.44%) Fibre Channel
17 55 (4.90%) Wireless
18 48 (4.28%) Network Security
19 46 (4.10%) SMTP
20 37 (3.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 374 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 130 (11.59%) MySQL
3 97 (8.65%) Relational Database
4 64 (5.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 61 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 61 (5.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 58 (5.17%) Oracle Database
6 58 (5.17%) RDBMS
7 39 (3.48%) SQL Server 2014
8 33 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (2.14%) Big Data
10 17 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (1.34%) DB2
12 14 (1.25%) Hadoop
12 14 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
14 11 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (0.89%) Data Mining
16 9 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (2.05%) Git (software)
2 21 (1.87%) JIRA
3 19 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 12 (1.07%) AQtime
4 12 (1.07%) WebLOAD
5 10 (0.89%) Hudson
6 8 (0.71%) Subversion
7 7 (0.62%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (0.36%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 160 (14.26%) Finance
2 57 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 54 (4.81%) Legal
4 53 (4.72%) Banking
5 40 (3.57%) Retail
6 27 (2.41%) Marketing
7 26 (2.32%) Law
8 23 (2.05%) Advertising
9 13 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.07%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.89%) Games
12 5 (0.45%) Local Government
13 4 (0.36%) Back Office
13 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.27%) Automotive
14 3 (0.27%) Electronics
14 3 (0.27%) German Language
15 1 (0.089%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.089%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 178 (15.86%) Support Engineer
2 148 (13.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 137 (12.21%) Administrator
4 135 (12.03%) Analyst
5 126 (11.23%) Architect
6 99 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
7 88 (7.84%) Infrastructure Architect
8 84 (7.49%) VMware Engineer
9 78 (6.95%) Support Analyst
10 74 (6.60%) Linux Support
11 72 (6.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 70 (6.24%) Server Engineer
13 65 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support
14 62 (5.53%) Applications Support
15 61 (5.44%) Technical Engineer
16 60 (5.35%) Technical Support
17 59 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
18 57 (5.08%) IT Engineer
19 52 (4.63%) IT Support
20 51 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (8.91%) Web Services
2 96 (8.56%) .NET
3 84 (7.49%) LAMP
4 49 (4.37%) Middleware
5 33 (2.94%) MAPI
6 22 (1.96%) HTML
7 16 (1.43%) CSS
8 15 (1.34%) ASP.NET
9 13 (1.16%) XMPP
10 11 (0.98%) 802.1X
10 11 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (0.98%) LAPP Stack
10 11 (0.98%) XHTML
11 10 (0.89%) JDBC
12 8 (0.71%) J2EE
12 8 (0.71%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 8 (0.71%) XML
13 7 (0.62%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (0.53%) WebSphere MQ
15 5 (0.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 277 (24.69%) Data Centre
2 150 (13.37%) Clustering
3 127 (11.32%) Replication
4 94 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
5 76 (6.77%) Blackberry
6 66 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 52 (4.63%) EMC VNX
8 42 (3.74%) Enterprise Storage
9 38 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
10 31 (2.76%) Fat Client
10 31 (2.76%) Thin Client
11 30 (2.67%) Management Information System
12 26 (2.32%) EMC VMAX
12 26 (2.32%) Private Cloud
13 21 (1.87%) EMC VNXe
13 21 (1.87%) iPhone
13 21 (1.87%) PDA
14 20 (1.78%) VCE vBlock
15 19 (1.69%) HP StoreVirtual
16 18 (1.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 830 (73.98%) Windows
2 586 (52.23%) Linux
3 523 (46.61%) Windows Server
4 335 (29.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 222 (19.79%) Unix
6 220 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 168 (14.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 153 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 94 (8.38%) Windows 7
10 75 (6.68%) Solaris
11 55 (4.90%) Android
12 49 (4.37%) CentOS
13 46 (4.10%) Windows XP
14 45 (4.01%) Windows 8
15 38 (3.39%) Debian
16 32 (2.85%) Windows 10
17 30 (2.67%) Mac OS X
17 30 (2.67%) Ubuntu
18 26 (2.32%) Windows Vista
19 25 (2.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (25.13%) ITIL
2 132 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 88 (7.84%) High Availability
4 75 (6.68%) Service Delivery
5 72 (6.42%) Project Management
6 69 (6.15%) Change Control
7 65 (5.79%) Web Operations
8 55 (4.90%) Migration
9 54 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
9 54 (4.81%) Presales
10 53 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (4.63%) Capacity Planning
11 52 (4.63%) Mentoring
11 52 (4.63%) Service Management
11 52 (4.63%) Time Management
12 50 (4.46%) Load Balancing
13 48 (4.28%) Configuration Management
14 42 (3.74%) Business Continuity
14 42 (3.74%) Server Virtualisation
15 41 (3.65%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 328 (29.23%) SQL
2 171 (15.24%) PowerShell
3 123 (10.96%) Perl
4 101 (9.00%) Bash Shell
5 48 (4.28%) Python
6 38 (3.39%) C#
7 36 (3.21%) Java
8 32 (2.85%) Shell Script
9 31 (2.76%) PHP
10 27 (2.41%) C
11 20 (1.78%) JavaScript
12 18 (1.60%) Ruby
12 18 (1.60%) T-SQL
13 17 (1.52%) PL/SQL
14 16 (1.43%) C++
15 14 (1.25%) VB
15 14 (1.25%) VBA
16 10 (0.89%) AWK
16 10 (0.89%) sed
17 5 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 167 (14.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 123 (10.96%) MCSE
3 116 (10.34%) Degree
4 90 (8.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 70 (6.24%) Security Cleared
6 54 (4.81%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (4.63%) MCITP
8 47 (4.19%) SC Cleared
9 46 (4.10%) CCNA
10 42 (3.74%) MCSA
11 28 (2.50%) MCP
12 21 (1.87%) VCP5
13 19 (1.69%) CCNP
14 14 (1.25%) DV Cleared
15 12 (1.07%) Citrix Certification
15 12 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (0.98%) CCA
16 11 (0.98%) RHCSA
17 10 (0.89%) MCDBA
17 10 (0.89%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (8.82%) SLA
2 43 (3.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (3.57%) QA
4 27 (2.41%) PCI DSS
5 14 (1.25%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.53%) COBIT
8 5 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (0.45%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.089%) ISO22301
System Software
1 528 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 484 (43.14%) Active Directory
3 194 (17.29%) Hyper-V
4 164 (14.62%) vSphere
5 109 (9.71%) NFS
6 98 (8.73%) VMware ESX
7 94 (8.38%) Oracle RAC
8 83 (7.40%) VMware ESXi
9 79 (7.04%) XenApp
10 52 (4.63%) Terminal Services
11 43 (3.83%) vCloud
11 43 (3.83%) Xen
12 33 (2.94%) VMware Server
13 32 (2.85%) DFS Replication
14 28 (2.50%) XenDesktop
14 28 (2.50%) XenServer
15 24 (2.14%) KVM
16 21 (1.87%) Squid
17 19 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
18 18 (1.60%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 133 (11.85%) Puppet
2 89 (7.93%) Backup Exec
3 73 (6.51%) NetBackup
4 65 (5.79%) OpenAM
5 53 (4.72%) SCCM
6 42 (3.74%) Nagios
7 35 (3.12%) Norton AntiVirus
8 34 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
9 25 (2.23%) SCOM
10 24 (2.14%) Oracle RMAN
11 20 (1.78%) EMC NetWorker
12 18 (1.60%) Icinga
13 17 (1.52%) Simpana
14 16 (1.43%) Tivoli
15 14 (1.25%) Data Guard
15 14 (1.25%) Oracle Flashback
15 14 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 13 (1.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 12 (1.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 12 (1.07%) WSUS
Vendors
1 696 (62.03%) VMware
2 459 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 343 (30.57%) Cisco
4 260 (23.17%) NetApp
5 220 (19.61%) Oracle
6 209 (18.63%) Red Hat
7 207 (18.45%) EMC
8 206 (18.36%) Citrix
9 205 (18.27%) HP
10 100 (8.91%) Veeam
11 96 (8.56%) Dell
12 93 (8.29%) Symantec
13 91 (8.11%) IBM
13 91 (8.11%) Sun
14 83 (7.40%) SolarWinds
15 68 (6.06%) Apple
16 42 (3.74%) CommVault
16 42 (3.74%) SonicWALL
17 41 (3.65%) Brocade
18 37 (3.30%) 3PAR
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £47,000 - £65,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent negotiable salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Cyber Duck
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £42253.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Bonus & Considerable benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £0 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Life Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified Excellent negotiable salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Chassam Contract
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: base salary to £80,000 plus 30% sales bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Training Budget
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42253.00 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Verelogic IT Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago