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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 78 104 90
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Permanent jobs citing NAS 21 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.56% 0.14% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.46% 0.56% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 10
Average salary £56,000 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.33% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £37,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
222 354 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.54% 25.41% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 189 292 188
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £26,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NAS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

NAS Salary Histogram in Wales

NAS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 21 £56,000 - 2
NAS
UK

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 39 (86.67%) SAN
2 33 (73.33%) Linux
3 30 (66.67%) Windows
4 20 (44.44%) HP
4 20 (44.44%) NetApp
5 19 (42.22%) Cisco
5 19 (42.22%) DNS
6 17 (37.78%) iSCSI
7 16 (35.56%) 3PAR
7 16 (35.56%) Windows Server
7 16 (35.56%) EMC
7 16 (35.56%) VMware
8 14 (31.11%) Firewall
8 14 (31.11%) Brocade
9 13 (28.89%) Unix
10 12 (26.67%) Apache
10 12 (26.67%) NFS
10 12 (26.67%) IBM
10 12 (26.67%) NetBackup
10 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (24.44%) High Availability
11 11 (24.44%) Clustering
11 11 (24.44%) Internet
12 10 (22.22%) Symantec
12 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
12 10 (22.22%) Advertising
12 10 (22.22%) Kerberos
12 10 (22.22%) PaaS
12 10 (22.22%) Low Latency
12 10 (22.22%) Squid

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (26.67%) Apache
2 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.67%) CMS
3 3 (6.67%) Commerce Server
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) PaaS
2 6 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (86.67%) SAN
2 19 (42.22%) DNS
3 17 (37.78%) iSCSI
4 14 (31.11%) Firewall
5 11 (24.44%) Internet
6 10 (22.22%) Kerberos
6 10 (22.22%) Network Security
6 10 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
7 5 (11.11%) FCoE
7 5 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (6.67%) FTP
10 2 (4.44%) LAN
10 2 (4.44%) SSL
10 2 (4.44%) VLAN
10 2 (4.44%) VPN
10 2 (4.44%) WAN
10 2 (4.44%) Wireless
11 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) Big Data
1 8 (17.78%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
General
1 10 (22.22%) Advertising
1 10 (22.22%) Marketing
2 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Administrator
2 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 10 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Storage Architect
4 5 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) IT Support
5 4 (8.89%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) NetApp Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) SAN Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) SAN Storage Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
1 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (24.44%) Clustering
3 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.67%) EqualLogic
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Linux
2 30 (66.67%) Windows
3 16 (35.56%) Windows Server
4 13 (28.89%) Unix
5 10 (22.22%) CentOS
5 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (13.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) High Availability
2 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) Low Latency
3 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
3 8 (17.78%) Mobile Marketing
4 7 (15.56%) Document Management
4 7 (15.56%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (15.56%) Ticket Management
5 5 (11.11%) PLM
5 5 (11.11%) Service Design
6 4 (8.89%) ITIL
7 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.44%) Business Development
8 2 (4.44%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (4.44%) Data Management
8 2 (4.44%) Network Management
8 2 (4.44%) Presales
8 2 (4.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.33%) MCSE
3 3 (6.67%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) MCP
3 3 (6.67%) MCSA
3 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) NFS
2 10 (22.22%) Squid
2 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (15.56%) vCloud
5 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.44%) iptables
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) HP
1 20 (44.44%) NetApp
2 19 (42.22%) Cisco
3 16 (35.56%) 3PAR
3 16 (35.56%) EMC
3 16 (35.56%) VMware
4 14 (31.11%) Brocade
5 12 (26.67%) IBM
6 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 10 (22.22%) Symantec
7 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.56%) Veritas
9 6 (13.33%) Sage
10 3 (6.67%) Dell
10 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 3 (6.67%) SonicWALL
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