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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
UK
Rank 555 482 413
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -69
Permanent jobs citing NAS 321 556 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.55% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.36% 3.22% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 278 463 635
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £77,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%

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
13610 17281 19454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 17.14% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11107 14325 15685
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 27 February 2017 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 27 February 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
England -75 293 £43,500 +1.16% 46
London -12 137 £62,500 +31.57% 24
South East -9 55 £41,500 -5.14% 6
Yorkshire +23 44 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Berkshire +15 30 £45,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +11 27 £43,000 - 1
City of London +19 24 £70,000 +27.27% 8
Leeds +16 22 £46,500 +8.13% 1
West Midlands +44 20 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Scotland +33 18 £43,500 -4.39% 3
Reading +21 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East of England -35 17 £33,500 +8.06% 6
North West -18 14 £32,500 +3.17% 7
Shropshire 0 10 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Essex +13 9 £32,000 +20.75%
Edinburgh +5 9 £50,000 +2.56% 3
Harrogate +3 8 £21,500 -46.25%
Hampshire +2 8 £37,500 -6.25% 2
North Yorkshire +2 8 £21,500 -46.25%
Manchester -25 8 £32,500 +30.00% 4
Inverclyde - 8 £38,000 -
Gourock - 8 £38,000 -
Sheffield +9 7 £30,000 -25.00%
South Yorkshire +5 7 £30,000 -25.00%
Telford -2 7 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Birmingham - 7 £39,000 -
Kent +14 6 £32,500 -27.77%
Wales -10 6 £37,500 -16.66%
West Sussex - 6 £25,000 -
Crawley - 6 £25,000 -

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 with a requirement for NAS.

1 648 (92.05%) SAN
2 494 (70.17%) Windows
3 490 (69.60%) VMware
4 351 (49.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 298 (42.33%) Active Directory
6 276 (39.20%) Cisco
6 276 (39.20%) Linux
7 258 (36.65%) Microsoft
8 251 (35.65%) Windows Server
9 218 (30.97%) Hyper-V
10 210 (29.83%) NetApp
11 208 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 193 (27.41%) SQL Server
13 181 (25.71%) WAN
14 176 (25.00%) Firewall
15 175 (24.86%) EMC
15 175 (24.86%) SQL
16 170 (24.15%) LAN
17 166 (23.58%) Windows Server 2008
18 163 (23.15%) Amazon AWS
19 159 (22.59%) IIS
20 158 (22.44%) Citrix
21 155 (22.02%) Oracle
22 154 (21.88%) iSCSI
23 153 (21.73%) MS Excel
24 142 (20.17%) MS Exchange
25 141 (20.03%) DNS
26 132 (18.75%) Office 365
27 131 (18.61%) PowerShell
28 125 (17.76%) Unix

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
1 159 (22.59%) IIS
2 142 (20.17%) MS Exchange
3 102 (14.49%) Apache
4 87 (12.36%) Tomcat
5 73 (10.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 73 (10.37%) SharePoint
6 65 (9.23%) WebSphere
7 62 (8.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 56 (7.95%) Oracle Coherence
9 49 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 42 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2007
11 31 (4.40%) DataSynapse
12 29 (4.12%) JBoss
13 26 (3.69%) Skype for Business
14 21 (2.98%) OpenStack
15 20 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
16 19 (2.70%) WebLogic
17 16 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
18 12 (1.70%) Confluence
19 10 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 153 (21.73%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.97%) MS Office
3 7 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.43%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) Autodesk Flame
8 1 (0.14%) Autodesk Smoke
8 1 (0.14%) Avid Media Composer
8 1 (0.14%) Maya
8 1 (0.14%) MS Project
8 1 (0.14%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 31 (4.40%) RMDS
2 8 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 163 (23.15%) Amazon AWS
2 132 (18.75%) Office 365
3 107 (15.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (4.12%) SaaS
5 19 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (1.70%) Amazon S3
6 12 (1.70%) PaaS
7 11 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (1.14%) IaaS
9 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.43%) G Suite
10 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 648 (92.05%) SAN
2 181 (25.71%) WAN
3 176 (25.00%) Firewall
4 170 (24.15%) LAN
5 154 (21.88%) iSCSI
6 141 (20.03%) DNS
7 116 (16.48%) Fibre Channel
8 103 (14.63%) TCP/IP
9 94 (13.35%) DHCP
10 78 (11.08%) VPN
11 74 (10.51%) HTTP
12 60 (8.52%) VoIP
13 59 (8.38%) VLAN
14 58 (8.24%) FCoE
14 58 (8.24%) Multicast
15 42 (5.97%) LDAP
16 36 (5.11%) Network Security
17 33 (4.69%) Internet
18 31 (4.40%) Wireless
19 27 (3.84%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (27.41%) SQL Server
2 76 (10.80%) MySQL
3 64 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (6.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 44 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 44 (6.25%) HBase
6 27 (3.84%) NoSQL
7 26 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (3.41%) SQL Server 2014
10 21 (2.98%) Relational Database
11 20 (2.84%) DB2
12 19 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (2.70%) RDBMS
13 15 (2.13%) OLAP
13 15 (2.13%) OLTP
13 15 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
14 13 (1.85%) MongoDB
14 13 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (1.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (3.41%) Jenkins
2 15 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 13 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (1.70%) JIRA
5 7 (0.99%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.85%) Hudson
6 6 (0.85%) Subversion
6 6 (0.85%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.71%) WinDbg
8 4 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.43%) Maven
10 2 (0.28%) AQtime
10 2 (0.28%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.28%) GCC
10 2 (0.28%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.28%) MSI
10 2 (0.28%) NuGet
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.28%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.28%) WebLOAD
General
1 121 (17.19%) Finance
2 36 (5.11%) Banking
3 32 (4.55%) Marketing
4 25 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.13%) Games
5 22 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 14 (1.99%) Back Office
7 10 (1.42%) Advertising
8 8 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.99%) Legal
9 7 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.85%) Retail
11 5 (0.71%) Law
12 3 (0.43%) German Language
12 3 (0.43%) Publishing
13 2 (0.28%) Automotive
13 2 (0.28%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.14%) Electronics
14 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 130 (18.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 109 (15.48%) Administrator
3 91 (12.93%) Systems Administrator
4 90 (12.78%) Support Engineer
5 86 (12.22%) Architect
6 82 (11.65%) Analyst
7 75 (10.65%) Infrastructure Architect
8 60 (8.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 50 (7.10%) Server Engineer
10 48 (6.82%) VMware Engineer
11 44 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
11 44 (6.25%) Technical Architect
12 40 (5.68%) Linux Administrator
13 39 (5.54%) 3rd Line Support
13 39 (5.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 39 (5.54%) IT Engineer
13 39 (5.54%) Project Engineer
14 38 (5.40%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
14 38 (5.40%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
15 36 (5.11%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (9.52%) Middleware
2 65 (9.23%) Web Services
3 46 (6.53%) HTML
4 32 (4.55%) LAMP
5 31 (4.40%) Rendezvous
5 31 (4.40%) Ultra Messaging
5 31 (4.40%) XML
5 31 (4.40%) XSLT
6 12 (1.70%) Flash
7 11 (1.56%) .NET
8 6 (0.85%) JDBC
8 6 (0.85%) Kafka
8 6 (0.85%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (0.85%) MAPI
9 3 (0.43%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.43%) COM
9 3 (0.43%) EDI
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.28%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 1 (0.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 107 (15.20%) Data Centre
2 93 (13.21%) Clustering
3 43 (6.11%) EMC VNX
4 40 (5.68%) Public Cloud
5 39 (5.54%) Replication
6 28 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (3.84%) Enterprise Storage
7 27 (3.84%) Management Information System
8 23 (3.27%) Hedge funds
9 21 (2.98%) Linux Command Line
10 20 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (2.70%) Computer Science
12 14 (1.99%) IBM XIV
13 13 (1.85%) CLARiiON
14 12 (1.70%) Driving Licence
14 12 (1.70%) Private Cloud
15 11 (1.56%) EMC VMAX
16 10 (1.42%) PKI
17 9 (1.28%) Celerra
18 8 (1.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 494 (70.17%) Windows
2 276 (39.20%) Linux
3 251 (35.65%) Windows Server
4 208 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 166 (23.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 125 (17.76%) Unix
7 103 (14.63%) Solaris
8 99 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 56 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 51 (7.24%) Windows 7
11 28 (3.98%) Windows 10
12 22 (3.13%) Ubuntu
13 18 (2.56%) Mac OS X
14 14 (1.99%) CentOS
15 12 (1.70%) Windows 8
16 11 (1.56%) Data ONTAP
17 9 (1.28%) AIX
18 6 (0.85%) Debian
18 6 (0.85%) SUSE
18 6 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (13.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 94 (13.35%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (12.36%) Performance Tuning
4 85 (12.07%) ITIL
5 58 (8.24%) Benchmarking
5 58 (8.24%) Presales
6 56 (7.95%) Project Management
7 49 (6.96%) Change Control
7 49 (6.96%) High Availability
8 46 (6.53%) Configuration Management
9 43 (6.11%) DevOps
9 43 (6.11%) Service Delivery
10 33 (4.69%) Migration
11 32 (4.55%) CRM
11 32 (4.55%) Load Balancing
12 29 (4.12%) Change Management
13 22 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
13 22 (3.13%) Scrum
13 22 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
14 21 (2.98%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 175 (24.86%) SQL
2 131 (18.61%) PowerShell
3 63 (8.95%) Python
4 61 (8.66%) Perl
5 58 (8.24%) Java
6 49 (6.96%) Bash Shell
7 38 (5.40%) JavaScript
8 32 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 29 (4.12%) Ruby
10 26 (3.69%) C
11 12 (1.70%) C#
12 10 (1.42%) Go
12 10 (1.42%) VB
13 8 (1.14%) VBScript
14 6 (0.85%) AWK
14 6 (0.85%) PHP
14 6 (0.85%) sed
15 5 (0.71%) C++
16 2 (0.28%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (10.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (7.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 51 (7.24%) Degree
4 48 (6.82%) MCSE
5 41 (5.82%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (4.40%) CCNA
7 20 (2.84%) MCP
8 17 (2.41%) MCITP
9 16 (2.27%) Security Cleared
10 12 (1.70%) CCNP
11 11 (1.56%) RHCE
12 10 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (1.28%) MCSA
13 9 (1.28%) SC Cleared
14 8 (1.14%) DV Cleared
15 7 (0.99%) VCAP
15 7 (0.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 5 (0.71%) CCVP
16 5 (0.71%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (9.52%) SLA
2 28 (3.98%) PCI DSS
3 16 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.27%) QA
4 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 351 (49.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 298 (42.33%) Active Directory
3 218 (30.97%) Hyper-V
4 96 (13.64%) NFS
5 77 (10.94%) vSphere
5 77 (10.94%) Xen
6 75 (10.65%) KVM
7 74 (10.51%) Oracle RAC
8 59 (8.38%) SRDF
9 52 (7.39%) VMware ESX
10 45 (6.39%) XenApp
11 34 (4.83%) VMware ESXi
12 25 (3.55%) Terminal Services
13 19 (2.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 19 (2.70%) XenServer
14 18 (2.56%) Docker
14 18 (2.56%) Terminal Server
15 16 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
16 13 (1.85%) Firmware
16 13 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 99 (14.06%) Puppet
2 70 (9.94%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (8.52%) SCCM
4 40 (5.68%) Ansible
5 33 (4.69%) NetBackup
6 27 (3.84%) Nagios
7 20 (2.84%) Backup Exec
7 20 (2.84%) SCOM
8 19 (2.70%) EMC VPLEX
9 17 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
10 16 (2.27%) Kubernetes
10 16 (2.27%) OpenAM
11 15 (2.13%) Cobbler
11 15 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
12 14 (1.99%) WSUS
13 12 (1.70%) Tivoli
14 10 (1.42%) Kibana
15 8 (1.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 8 (1.14%) Salt
15 8 (1.14%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 490 (69.60%) VMware
2 276 (39.20%) Cisco
3 258 (36.65%) Microsoft
4 210 (29.83%) NetApp
5 175 (24.86%) EMC
6 158 (22.44%) Citrix
7 155 (22.02%) Oracle
8 123 (17.47%) HP
9 83 (11.79%) IBM
10 58 (8.24%) Intel
11 56 (7.95%) Juniper
12 53 (7.53%) Red Hat
13 52 (7.39%) Brocade
14 48 (6.82%) Google
15 42 (5.97%) Veeam
16 41 (5.82%) CommVault
16 41 (5.82%) Sybase
17 40 (5.68%) SonicWALL
18 33 (4.69%) Dell
18 33 (4.69%) Symantec
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