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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 534 541 454
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -87
Permanent jobs citing NAS 371 487 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.46% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 2.76% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 303 402 578
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,141 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.38% +3.86%

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
15411 17645 20432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.16% 16.58% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12487 14583 16456
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -14 352 £43,500 -3.33% 37
London -2 180 £50,000 - 16
South East +6 56 £40,750 -9.44% 5
Yorkshire +20 50 £38,750 -29.54% 6
West Yorkshire +44 37 £37,500 -31.81% 3
Leeds +36 35 £37,500 -31.81%
City of London +34 34 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Berkshire +59 26 £40,750 -22.38% 3
South West +18 24 £33,500 -25.55%
North West -19 18 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Reading +42 17 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Bristol +38 16 £32,000 -28.88%
Scotland +34 12 £39,000 -22.00%
Manchester -10 11 £55,000 +83.33% 2
West Midlands +4 10 £35,000 +25.00%
Kent +20 8 £32,500 -26.76%
East of England -6 8 £37,500 +3.44% 3
South Yorkshire -7 8 £25,000 -58.33% 2
Hampshire -26 8 £52,500 +21.38% 1
Rochdale - 8 £55,000 - 1
Birmingham - 7 £42,000 -
Doncaster - 6 - -
Sittingbourne - 6 £32,500 -
East Midlands +6 5 £40,000 +50.94% 2
North Yorkshire +3 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Wales -9 5 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Edinburgh - 5 £46,250 -
Oxfordshire +29 4 £52,500 -
Glasgow +28 4 £39,000 -22.00%
Wiltshire +17 4 £40,000 +23.07%

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 727 (90.54%) SAN
2 533 (66.38%) Windows
3 529 (65.88%) VMware
4 392 (48.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 323 (40.22%) Linux
6 320 (39.85%) Cisco
7 314 (39.10%) Active Directory
8 291 (36.24%) Windows Server
9 275 (34.25%) Microsoft
10 250 (31.13%) SQL Server
11 246 (30.64%) Firewall
12 211 (26.28%) SQL
12 211 (26.28%) NetApp
13 207 (25.78%) Hyper-V
14 202 (25.16%) Oracle
15 200 (24.91%) WAN
16 188 (23.41%) Amazon AWS
17 187 (23.29%) EMC
18 182 (22.67%) LAN
19 171 (21.30%) Windows Server 2012
20 162 (20.17%) PowerShell
21 159 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
21 159 (19.80%) MS Excel
22 154 (19.18%) MS Exchange
23 153 (19.05%) Citrix
23 153 (19.05%) HP
24 148 (18.43%) IIS
25 145 (18.06%) iSCSI
26 134 (16.69%) DNS
27 132 (16.44%) TCP/IP

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
1 154 (19.18%) MS Exchange
2 148 (18.43%) IIS
3 117 (14.57%) Apache
4 108 (13.45%) Tomcat
5 84 (10.46%) WebSphere
6 82 (10.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 64 (7.97%) SharePoint
8 62 (7.72%) Exchange Server 2010
9 51 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 50 (6.23%) JBoss
11 47 (5.85%) Oracle Coherence
12 40 (4.98%) WebLogic
13 39 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2013
14 36 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
15 33 (4.11%) OpenStack
16 26 (3.24%) Skype for Business
17 24 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
18 13 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 13 (1.62%) Office Communications Server
19 12 (1.49%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 159 (19.80%) MS Excel
2 57 (7.10%) MS Office
3 6 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.37%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.37%) MS Project
7 1 (0.12%) Autodesk Flame
7 1 (0.12%) Autodesk Smoke
7 1 (0.12%) Avid Media Composer
7 1 (0.12%) Maya
7 1 (0.12%) NUKE
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (2.74%) RMDS
2 5 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.12%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 188 (23.41%) Amazon AWS
2 132 (16.44%) Office 365
3 89 (11.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 45 (5.60%) SaaS
5 23 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (2.37%) Amazon S3
7 12 (1.49%) IaaS
8 9 (1.12%) PaaS
9 8 (1.00%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.37%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.12%) G Suite
13 1 (0.12%) GitHub
13 1 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 727 (90.54%) SAN
2 246 (30.64%) Firewall
3 200 (24.91%) WAN
4 182 (22.67%) LAN
5 145 (18.06%) iSCSI
6 134 (16.69%) DNS
7 132 (16.44%) TCP/IP
8 107 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
9 99 (12.33%) HTTP
10 86 (10.71%) VPN
11 85 (10.59%) DHCP
12 71 (8.84%) VoIP
13 60 (7.47%) LDAP
13 60 (7.47%) VLAN
14 54 (6.72%) Multicast
15 53 (6.60%) FCoE
16 51 (6.35%) Internet
17 46 (5.73%) Wireless
18 35 (4.36%) Network Security
18 35 (4.36%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (31.13%) SQL Server
2 94 (11.71%) MySQL
3 58 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 56 (6.97%) Relational Database
5 45 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (5.48%) RDBMS
7 39 (4.86%) DB2
8 32 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (3.86%) NoSQL
10 27 (3.36%) Hadoop
11 26 (3.24%) HBase
12 24 (2.99%) OLAP
12 24 (2.99%) OLTP
12 24 (2.99%) Oracle OLAP
13 23 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
14 21 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (2.62%) SQL Server 2014
15 16 (1.99%) Amazon Redshift
16 15 (1.87%) MongoDB
16 15 (1.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 17 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.49%) JIRA
4 8 (1.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.75%) Hudson
6 5 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.37%) AQtime
7 3 (0.37%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.37%) Subversion
7 3 (0.37%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.37%) WebLOAD
8 1 (0.12%) Ant
8 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
General
1 132 (16.44%) Finance
2 36 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 32 (3.99%) Banking
4 31 (3.86%) Marketing
5 26 (3.24%) Games
6 19 (2.37%) Legal
7 15 (1.87%) Advertising
7 15 (1.87%) Law
8 13 (1.62%) Back Office
9 11 (1.37%) Investment Banking
10 10 (1.25%) Online Betting
11 7 (0.87%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.62%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.50%) Publishing
13 4 (0.50%) Retail
14 3 (0.37%) German Language
15 2 (0.25%) French Language
16 1 (0.12%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 149 (18.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 147 (18.31%) Administrator
3 131 (16.31%) Support Engineer
4 111 (13.82%) Systems Administrator
5 85 (10.59%) Server Engineer
6 83 (10.34%) Architect
7 75 (9.34%) VMware Engineer
8 68 (8.47%) Analyst
9 66 (8.22%) Linux Engineer
10 64 (7.97%) Infrastructure Architect
10 64 (7.97%) Windows Engineer
11 53 (6.60%) Linux Administrator
12 47 (5.85%) Storage Engineer
13 46 (5.73%) Linux Support
14 44 (5.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 44 (5.48%) Linux Support Engineer
15 43 (5.35%) IT Engineer
16 40 (4.98%) IT Support
16 40 (4.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 40 (4.98%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (10.59%) Middleware
2 84 (10.46%) Web Services
3 49 (6.10%) LAMP
4 35 (4.36%) HTML
5 22 (2.74%) Rendezvous
5 22 (2.74%) Ultra Messaging
5 22 (2.74%) XML
5 22 (2.74%) XSLT
6 12 (1.49%) Flash
7 10 (1.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 8 (1.00%) LAPP Stack
9 6 (0.75%) .NET
9 6 (0.75%) JDBC
10 5 (0.62%) MAPI
11 3 (0.37%) MSMQ
11 3 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 1 (0.12%) 802.1X
13 1 (0.12%) Kafka
13 1 (0.12%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 128 (15.94%) Data Centre
2 81 (10.09%) Clustering
3 56 (6.97%) EMC VNX
4 53 (6.60%) Replication
5 40 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (4.61%) Public Cloud
8 32 (3.99%) Hedge funds
9 31 (3.86%) Computer Science
9 31 (3.86%) Management Information System
10 26 (3.24%) Enterprise Storage
11 22 (2.74%) Driving Licence
12 15 (1.87%) CLARiiON
12 15 (1.87%) Cryptography
13 13 (1.62%) Blackberry
13 13 (1.62%) Client/Server
13 13 (1.62%) IBM XIV
14 11 (1.37%) Mainframe
14 11 (1.37%) PKI
15 10 (1.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 533 (66.38%) Windows
2 323 (40.22%) Linux
3 291 (36.24%) Windows Server
4 171 (21.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 159 (19.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 119 (14.82%) Unix
7 109 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 78 (9.71%) Solaris
9 73 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 44 (5.48%) Windows 7
11 22 (2.74%) Windows 10
12 21 (2.62%) Ubuntu
13 20 (2.49%) Mac OS X
14 19 (2.37%) CentOS
15 15 (1.87%) Debian
16 14 (1.74%) Windows XP
17 11 (1.37%) AIX
17 11 (1.37%) Windows 8
18 9 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
19 8 (1.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (15.69%) ITIL
2 102 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (10.96%) Performance Tuning
4 81 (10.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 73 (9.09%) Project Management
6 72 (8.97%) Change Control
7 53 (6.60%) Benchmarking
8 52 (6.48%) Configuration Management
8 52 (6.48%) DevOps
8 52 (6.48%) High Availability
9 44 (5.48%) Presales
10 42 (5.23%) Patch Management
11 36 (4.48%) Web Operations
12 34 (4.23%) Load Balancing
12 34 (4.23%) Server Building
13 31 (3.86%) Change Management
14 30 (3.74%) E-Commerce
14 30 (3.74%) Network Monitoring
15 29 (3.61%) Problem Management
15 29 (3.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 211 (26.28%) SQL
2 162 (20.17%) PowerShell
3 84 (10.46%) Perl
4 70 (8.72%) Bash Shell
5 55 (6.85%) Python
6 49 (6.10%) C
7 48 (5.98%) Java
8 39 (4.86%) Ruby
9 28 (3.49%) Shell Script
10 26 (3.24%) JavaScript
11 10 (1.25%) C#
12 9 (1.12%) PHP
12 9 (1.12%) VB
13 8 (1.00%) Go
14 6 (0.75%) AWK
14 6 (0.75%) C++
14 6 (0.75%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.75%) sed
15 5 (0.62%) VBScript
16 2 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 78 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (7.10%) Degree
3 52 (6.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 50 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (5.60%) CCNA
6 43 (5.35%) MCSE
7 28 (3.49%) MCITP
8 22 (2.74%) Security Cleared
9 21 (2.62%) CCNP
10 14 (1.74%) MCP
11 13 (1.62%) SC Cleared
12 11 (1.37%) DV Cleared
13 10 (1.25%) RHCA
14 9 (1.12%) RHCSA
15 8 (1.00%) MCSA
16 7 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (0.87%) RHCE
16 7 (0.87%) VCAP
17 5 (0.62%) CCA
17 5 (0.62%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.10%) PCI DSS
2 53 (6.60%) SLA
3 33 (4.11%) QA
4 22 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 392 (48.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 314 (39.10%) Active Directory
3 207 (25.78%) Hyper-V
4 92 (11.46%) NFS
4 92 (11.46%) vSphere
5 86 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
6 76 (9.46%) VMware ESX
6 76 (9.46%) Xen
7 65 (8.09%) KVM
8 54 (6.72%) SRDF
9 49 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
10 37 (4.61%) XenApp
11 28 (3.49%) Firmware
11 28 (3.49%) Terminal Services
12 25 (3.11%) Docker
13 18 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
14 16 (1.99%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 16 (1.99%) Virtual Servers
15 14 (1.74%) DFS Replication
16 13 (1.62%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 132 (16.44%) Puppet
2 73 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (8.22%) SCCM
4 39 (4.86%) SCOM
5 38 (4.73%) Nagios
6 37 (4.61%) NetBackup
7 36 (4.48%) OpenAM
8 28 (3.49%) Ansible
9 27 (3.36%) EMC VPLEX
10 22 (2.74%) Cobbler
11 20 (2.49%) Backup Exec
12 19 (2.37%) Tivoli
12 19 (2.37%) WSUS
13 16 (1.99%) Microsoft Clustering
14 13 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
14 13 (1.62%) Rundeck
15 11 (1.37%) BMC Marimba
15 11 (1.37%) Cacti
15 11 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
15 11 (1.37%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 529 (65.88%) VMware
2 320 (39.85%) Cisco
3 275 (34.25%) Microsoft
4 211 (26.28%) NetApp
5 202 (25.16%) Oracle
6 187 (23.29%) EMC
7 153 (19.05%) Citrix
7 153 (19.05%) HP
8 120 (14.94%) Red Hat
9 93 (11.58%) IBM
10 66 (8.22%) Juniper
11 57 (7.10%) Veeam
12 53 (6.60%) Intel
13 49 (6.10%) Dell
13 49 (6.10%) SolarWinds
14 45 (5.60%) Google
15 43 (5.35%) Brocade
16 40 (4.98%) Sun
17 39 (4.86%) CommVault
18 33 (4.11%) Symantec
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 53 minutes ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 Per Annum + £3000 on-call + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Hh Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Voice and Script International
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Premier IT
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, health care, 25 days
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
BAM Construct UK Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Wetherby
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Reassured Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum Excellent benefits and annual perfor
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 20 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Posted: 20 days ago