The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank - 96 97
Permanent jobs citing NAS 0 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.77% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.41% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £36,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
NAS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
335 227 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.04% 17.53% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 288 188 240
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

NAS
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Wales region.

NAS Salary Trend in Wales

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NAS.

1 9 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
4 4 (44.44%) CMS
4 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) SAP Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Veritas
4 4 (44.44%) Commerce Server
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) SAP
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) MCP
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) MCSE

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) CMS
1 4 (44.44%) Commerce Server
1 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (22.22%) Lync
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) IPv4
4 3 (33.33%) IPv6
4 3 (33.33%) VPLS
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Certification
1 4 (44.44%) MCP
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCIE
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) Veritas
3 4 (44.44%) Symantec
3 4 (44.44%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp